The Australian government is to ban unrestricted importation of films and videos, arts minister Peter McGauran has revealed to Daily Variety, killing off a threat that has been hanging over the…
Internet company StarMedia Network upped prexy Enrique Narcisco to CEO, replacing founder Fernando Espuelas, who remains chairman.
Broadband-based video-on-demand service Intertainer has tapped Stephen Condon as senior veep, chief marketing officer. Condon is responsible for spearheading Intertainer's customer acquisition and…
Loudeye Technologies, the Seattle-based company that converts audio and video for broadcast over the Internet, has upped David Weld to prexy and chief operating officer.
NBC has completed its $85 million purchase of NBC Internet Inc., which operates the NBCi.com Web site. The San Francisco-based company's shares have declined 78% as losses have mounted.
The Eighth World Animation Celebration wrapped Sunday evening with an awards presentation for the best in animated programming and the induction of Walt Disney, Chuck Jones and Winsor McCay as the…
Law firm Weston Benshoof Rochefort Rubalcava & MacCuish has added two associates to its entertainment and new-media group, which represents a slew of A-list helmers of animated films, as well as…
Nashville icon Harold Bradley didn't even need his guitar Monday to strum a hit tune for a U.S. copyright arbitration panel going about the controversial task of setting an initial royalty rate for…
AOL Time Warner is expected to initiate another round of layoffs at its AOL Internet division in Dulles, Va., as early as this week, as the parent company contends with a soft economy and struggles…
German media heavyweight the Kirch Group and its commercial television subsidiary ProSiebenSat 1 Media are bundling their multimedia businesses together to form Kirch Intermedia.