Universal Studios Home Entertainment will exploit the Las Vegas and DVD connections within the NBC-Universal family once again next month with a cross-promotional showing of "Casino" on USA Network…
A financially fortified Time Warner will start paying a cash dividend again and is sweet once more on AOL, but there's one business it's tuning out for good -- music.
The BBC has dubbed it "Martini Media," a reference to its availability "any time, any place," but commercial rivals might need a drop of the hard stuff, rather than a cocktail, after considering the…
By the time Universal releases Peter Jackson's vision of "King Kong" on Dec. 14, the first DVD edition of the original 1933 pic is expected to be on store shelves. Except it won't have a Universal…
The vidgame industry got a taste of Hollywood as partner, competitor and protester while gathered in downtown L.A. for the annual E3 confab last week.
Telecom Personal, Argentina's No. 2 cell phone carrier, has launched "Personal Stand-Up," the first short-form TV program developed in Latin America for cellphones.
Time Warner and Comcast filed a formal request with the Federal Communications Commission for review and approval of their proposed acquisition of bankrupt cabler Adelphia.
Wal-Mart Stores said Thursday that it will pull the plug on its online DVD rental service and refer its existing subscribers to Netflix. The retail giant will continue to promote Netflix on the DVD…
DVD sales in Europe soared by 53% in 2004, with 464 million units sold. But there are signs that the extraordinary rate of growth is starting to slow, with sales up "only" 40% in the fourth quarter…
Adorned with pins reading "Without SAG and AFTRA, game over," roughly 75 union activists tried on Wednesday morning to get the attention of the tens of thousands of vidgame pros gathering for the E3…
A joint probe by the New York Police Dept. and MPAA investigators has led to a raid on an a DVD pirating ring, the seizure of a large cache of pirated discs and three arrests.