In a blow to Hollywood's efforts to contain the spread of a DVD hacking program, a three-judge panel of the California Court of Appeal ruled Thursday that computer programs like DeCSS are "pure…
CD pirates got a surprise Halloween visit Tuesday from Motion Picture Assn. anti-piracy officials and the Royal Thai police, who raided an illegal factory outside Bangkok.
Dropping one of its demands, the National Assn. of Broadcasters on Thursday said that it would no longer pressure cablers to carry a station's two signals during the transition to digital TV.
Variety, Daily Variety and Variety.com have teamed with AOL Moviefone to offer enhanced movie box office data.
Multiple entities in the Disney, Viacom and NBC companies filed a joint lawsuit Wednesday against digital recording service ReplayTV and its parent company, SonicBlue, over new Replay features that…
John Ryan has stepped down as CEO of homevid and software copy protection firm Macrovision Corp.
German media giant Bertelsmann has reiterated its support for Napster despite postponing the online relaunch of the music file swapping service until next year.
United Pan Europe Communications has announced that its broadband Internet service Chello now has more than 500,000 subscribers across Europe.
A federal judge has blocked online giant AOL from distributing its AOL 6.0 browser program, which contains program that plays music made by PlayMedia Systems.
New York-based entertainment Netcaster and production company Heavy has inked a deal with Midway Games to license six of the gamemaker's arcade titles and make them available on the dot com.