EMI is launching what it calls the biggest digital music initiative in Europe, offering more than 140,000 tracks for download from the Net from 3,000 EMI artists via third-party retailers using the…
If it wasn't for the Internet, Greg Dean Schmitz would probably still be a reference-librarian-cum-film-enthusiast in at the public library in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. But one day in 1997, Schmitz…
Napster may be dead and buried, but two of the big five majors are still looking for piracy payback from the defunct file-swapper's financial backers -- the two top execs at Silicon Valley…
The Washington state senate easily passed a bill that would impose a $500 fine on anyone selling children videogames that realistically depict violence against law enforcement personnel.
Apple Computer has slated April 28 as the date to officially take the wraps off its long-awaited digital music subscription service at the Moscone West convention hall in San Francisco.
Tickets.com said it sold more than 1 million tickets online for Major League Baseball games even before opening day at the start of April.
LucasArts named Michael Rosenbaum ("Smallville," "Sorority Boys") and Linda Cardellini ("Scooby-Doo") as the voice talent in its upcoming swords-and-sandals vidgame, "Gladius."
Activision announced a long-term exclusive partnership with Spark Unlimited to make the first title in a new first-person action franchise, "Call of Duty," for the vidgame publisher.
Private Media Group has taken another big step onto new technology platforms, announcing it will sell downloadable versions of its entire library of adult films through the Game Link online service…
A cartridge add-on could turn tens of millions of GameBoy Advance and Advance SP devices into handheld video and music players.
Media-software giant RealNetworks has snapped up the shares it doesn't already own of Listen.com -- home of digital-music subscription service Rhapsody -- in a cash/stock deal that values Listen at…