Netcaster Hookt.com has closed a third round of financing with $5 million secured from venture capitalist firm Warburg, Pincus. The hip-hop dot-com, which has inked partnerships with Eminem and Puff…
The gavel dropped Tuesday in Los Angeles bankruptcy court as the technology assets of troubled file swapping service Scour were awarded to CenterSpan Communications for $9 million in cash and stock…
After nearly a year of rumors that they would merge, Disney and Yahoo finally have. Well, sort of. The companies said Tuesday that they have inked a partnership under which Walt Disney Internet Group…
EMI has agreed to Internet video licensing deals with the U.K.'s IchooseTV and Sweden's Musicbrigade.com. IchooseTV launches in February as an advertising-driven online network offering on-demand…
Overseas Filmgroup has beefed up its home entertainment arm, First Look, with five executive appointments. Heading up the division as senior VP of home entertainment is Bill Bromiley. Working under…
Don't chalk up StreamSearch as a dot-com casualty just yet. Reports that the St. Louis-based company, which produces Webcasts and serves as a search service for digital entertainment files, is…
Imax Corp. is expected to announce today that it has sold to Japanese cinema operator T-Joy the first commercial digital DLP Cinema projector for use in a multiplex theater.
Friday was the day the music died for Riffage.com, the Palo Alto-based Netco that also operated a record label, 1500 Records, and bought the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco.
ABC's "Dot Comedy" may become the holy grail for Netcasters trying to get their online programming onto television.
Online music seller EMusic.com has amended its licensing agreement with National Music Publishers' Assn. unit the Harry Fox Agency to include a royalty structure for its planned music streaming…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%