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…
The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television has received approval to form a Global Film School from the University of California Board of Regents.
NBCi, the Peacock's Internet wing, announced a second round of major layoffs today, with an estimated 30% of the Netco's workforce in the Burbank, Gotham and San Francisco offices receiving…
Shares of software company Macromedia, the parent company of Netcasters Shockwave and Atom Films, lost more than 30% of its value Wednesday after a slew of analysts downgraded their outlook on the…
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…
Online music provider Vitaminic has inked a retail deal with Sony Music Entertainment, enabling visitors to Vitaminic.com to purchase secure downloadable files from Sony Music artists.
When the music industry descends on the French Riviera Saturday to kick off the weeklong Midem trade show with a one-day music and technology powwow called MidemNet, industry execs will be a little…
GoldPocket Interactive has teamed with TBS Superstation to develop an interactive component to "Dinner & a Movie" that will allow viewers to participate by logging onto the show's Web site at…
The media investment arm of Euro financial services group Skandia is taking a $8.4 million stake in Fact Based Communications, a Rome-based producer of financial content for TV and wireless…
Video-on-demand network Intertainer has pacted with A&E Television Networks and EMI Recorded Music to offer content to the service's 4,000 subscribers.
France's Culture Minister Catherine Tasca on Tuesday said the government had "no intention" of taxing computers, contrary to her comments in a newspaper interview Monday.