VH1 has hired Michael Hirschorn, editor in chief of Inside.com, to become senior VP of news and production.
Zomba Music, home to the pop powerhouse label Jive Records, has agreed to license its catalog for use on MusicNet, a digital distribution service already backed by three of the five major labels.
After revitalizing the video rental market a few years ago by convincing studios to adopt a revenue-sharing program for videocassettes, Blockbuster chairman and CEO John Antioco said Tuesday the…
Over a year since the Singapore Broadcasting Authority issued five temporary digital licenses, permanent projects are emerging as players set their sights on regional dominance.
Konrad Hilbers, a former top exec at BMG Entertainment, will take the reins at Napster at a critical time for the beleaguered file-swapper, as it struggles to stave off the courts long enough to…
DirecTV Latin America has bowed its second interactive application in the region with the launch of banking software in Brazil.
The local broadcasting authority fired the starting gun in France's digital terrestrial TV race Tuesday, inviting broadcasters to bid for licenses.
In a landmark deal that could provide crucial momentum to the nation's foundering digital TV transition, Sony and Warner Bros. recently announced a pact with the world's top electronics makers to…
Online movie ticketing service Fandango.com has upped Eden Warner to chief financial officer, while Sallie Merritt Green has been tapped veep of marketing and product development, and Charles…
Broadband-based video-on-demand service Intertainer has inked a five-year deal with WINfirst, which will deploy Intertainer's offerings to more than 3.7 million homes.
Vivendi Universal Publishing has inked a deal with Mythic Entertainment to pick up the exclusive rights to distrib "Dark Age of Camelot," an Internet-based multiplayer pay-to-play game skedded to bow…