Former IFilm exec Dan Baker has joined Absinthe Pictures as prexy and partner of the Los Angeles-based broadcast design and marketing company.
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The Super Bowl earlier this month was not only a hit in TV ratings, it has also generated the highest number of retail orders for the video of any sports event, according to USA Home Entertainment.
Cablers hoping to cash in on the Internet beware: The Baby Bells just got sprung. Ending years of heated negotiations, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 272-158 in favor of legislation lifting…
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Jack Valenti will be a surprise witness Thursday at a Capitol Hill hearing on copyright protection in the Internet age after brokering a hard-won peace treaty…
EchoStar and DirecTV on Tuesday dangled an oversized carrot before opponents of their proposed marriage, ambitiously promising to deliver local broadcast channels in all of the country's 210…
Apple Computer chief executive Steve Jobs will be feted with a technical Grammy Award Wednesday night for the Cupertino-based company's myriad contributions to the advancement of digital music…
Veteran Dutch entertainment executive Unico Glorie will join Endemol's executive board April 1 to ramp up its interests in interactive media and mobile telephony.
Interactive TV provider GoldPocket Interactive has purchased key assets of one of its main competitors, Mixed Signals Technologies, the two companies are set to announce today.
AOL Time Warner has been reluctant to climb aboard a plan by the Motion Picture Assn. of America to push for Capitol Hill intervention if the major studios and the tech community can't agree on…
CVC, the Time Warner Entertainment subsidiary that specializes in DVD authoring and encoding, has launched CVC Global Affiliate Network to facilitate exploitation of worldwide DVD rights.