The dramatic changes in BMG Entertainment's top executive ranks continued Monday afternoon as two high level managers at the music arm of German media conglom Bertelsmann AG ankled their posts.
Hollywood Software and Real Software Systems have teamed to develop and market products for digital rights management.
To say 2000 was a tough year for entertainment dot-coms would be an understatement. Headline-grabbing rounds of company closures, employee layoffs and the disappearance of venture capital funding…
Liberty Livewire Audio announced Thursday that it has rechristened a onetime theme-park division and changed the unit's focus to music and sound design for commercials, trailers and new media.
Just when you thought the MPAA couldn't be more concerned about computers and the Internet, Apple Computer and Compaq Computer are prepping to heighten its fears, as both are set to install devices…
Just two months after buying back DIC Entertainment from Disney, longtime chairman-CEO Andy Heyward has created an inhouse home entertainment division under exec VP worldwide Don Gold, a homevideo…
Online music portal MP3.com filed documents with the U.S. Copyright Office Monday supporting the music industry's call for an inquiry into how copyright is applied on the Internet. It hopes to use…
The New York Times Co. said Sunday that it will cut 69 jobs, or 17% of the positions, at its online unit.
ComedyCentral.com has signed an exclusive deal with the Improv comedy club to launch Improv@ComedyCentral.Com. Site will feature standup comedians from its L.A. area clubs on Melrose Avenue and in…
Microsoft chairman Bill Gates stole the spotlight at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas by unveiling the software giant's much-anticipated vidgame console, Xbox. In true Vegas…
What a bad time to find out that the domestic homevideo market is bigger and more profitable than ever. Just when it would work to the studios' favor to be able to say that the homevideo market is…