Brit pop star Robbie Williams has become the first entertainer to have a gig streamed live to 100,000 mobile phone users across Europe and beamed to high-definition screens in 27 cinemas and clubs.
In the highest profile example yet of the vidgame biz teaming with Hollywood talent, Steven Spielberg has pacted with Electronic Arts to create three original videogame franchises.
"Cabin Fever" exec producer Susan Jackson has launched DVD label Freestyle Home Entertainment, which will be distributed by Universal Music & Video division Visual Entertainment.
Viacom has plunked down $49 million for online video site iFilm, which will become part of MTV Networks.
It wasn't long ago that Wall Street was valuing AOL at zero and Time Warner was yanking those three offending letters from atop its corporate headquarters. Now Comcast and Google are said to be…
Apple Computer's hush-hush "special event" Wednesday had only one big surprise -- but it was a doozy. CEO Steve Jobs unveiled the long-awaited video iPod Wednesday and a new version of its iTunes…
In an effort to spark some life in the long underperforming pay-per-view and video-on-demand markets, Warner Home Video's On Demand Group will introduce DVD-like pop-up trivia tracks during bonus…
Life goes on for Aardman Animations. The claymation shingle -- reeling from a fire that destroyed its warehouse in Bristol, England -- is poised to bring its stop-motion magic to small screens…
Disney's debut of "Cinderella" on DVD last week generated sales of more than 3 million copies in just the first week of release. Like most of Disney's animated classics debuting on DVD each fall in…
RealNetworks has settled its two-year-old antitrust suit against Microsoft in exchange for $761 million and a new alliance aimed at challenging Apple's iTunes in the digital music market.
iberty Global's UPC Broadband has pacted with Netherlands-based consumer electronics giant Philips to begin rolling out high-definition TV across 13 territories in Europe, starting with Holland early…