Sales of vidgame hardware and software fell to $6.5 billion in 2000, a drop of 5% over the $6.9 billion the biz generated in 1999, according to industry watcher NPD Group. While dollar sales were…
People love to prognosticate about Hollywood on the Web and the Golden Globes are no exception. Goldderby.com which bowed on Wed., handicaps the winners for this Sunday's fete, offering insight from…
Amplified Holdings is expected to announce today that it has acquired music, homevid and vidgames e-tailer Checkout.com in a stock deal that will shutter the moniker as an online consumer brand…
Vet producer Edward R. Pressman is taking his skills to Silicon Alley. A producer of such pics as "Badlands" and "Wall Street," Pressman has signed on as exec producer of "Cheerleaders," a new series…
Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment has formed a partnership with online sci-fi, horror and fantasy Netcaster DistantCorners.com that includes a seven-figure cash investment and deal to create…
Online children's entertainment producer Rumpus.com has tapped Rick Mischel acting prexy.
If the organizers of this year's inaugaural Sundance Online Film Festival expected the event to be a simple showcase of digital entertainment, they were wrong.
New Line has attracted more than 41 million people to its relaunched "Lord of the Rings" Web site.
Getting paid in the music business ain't what it used to be. The industry, long accustomed to protection from well-established copyright and licensing procedures, is being blindsided by new methods…
Netcaster Eveo has bowed EveoPROs, a program in which digital video directors may be matched up with Web sites seeking original content. Program will be led by Danielle Knight, Eveo's senior director…
Digital music site eMusic has tapped Peter Johnsmeyer VP sales.