Napster now claims to have blocked more than 1.7 million files from its service and substantially improved its filtering technology, according to the company's third compliance report, filed with the…
Robert Marcus has been named senior VP at AOL Time Warner, reporting to co-chief operating officer Richard Parsons.
The light's back on inside Icebox.com. Three of the company's founders -- John Collier, Howard Gordon and Rob LaZebnik -- as well as former senior execs Scott Rupp and Tal Vigderson, have purchased…
AOL Time Warner is serving up movie tickets with its movie trailers. The media conglom has pacted with interactive TV venture Standard Alliance to make trailers that appear on its AOLTV service…
InternetStudios.com has replaced ShowBizData as the official online partner of the Cannes Market, to be held May 9-19.
Matsushita's Panasonic Hollywood Laboratory will work with studios to develop video compression technology for the distribution of content across Web-enabled devices.
Universal Studios Intl. has agreed to provide U.K.'s Video Networks' video-on-demand service with feature films as well as film and TV library titles for several years.
NBC has ponied up $85 million to acquire and pull the plug on money-losing Internet portal and new-media division NBC Internet.
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Entertainment venture Rumpus has acquired Zeeks.com, a popular gaming and community site for kids. Rumpus will use the site as an additional channel for its feature-length animated features and sale…
Online game developer and software developer WildTangent has secured $34 million in a third round of financing from heavy hitters Sony and Accenture, among others.