In a deal valued at roughly $1 million, IBM has sold 150 high-end computer workstations to Weta Digital, the Oscar-winning f/x house creating the visuals for the next two installments of New Line's…
After filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Wednesday, video-on-demand technology provider Diva Systems has agreed to sell its assets to Gemstar-TV Guide Intl.
Television Broadcast (TVB) is urging the government to push back a June deadline as it hunts for an investor in its pay TV arm Galaxy Satellite Broadcasting.
One of Hollywood's scariest Internet monsters, once killed off by an angry mob of lawsuits, has been resuscitated, this time as a would-be ally set to resume operations this weekend.
Reprising his role as a thorn in Hollywood's side, Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.) is cozying up with top Silicon Valley execs who are in a fierce battle with the Motion Picture Assn. of America and…
DVD sales of "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" passed the magic 1 million mark in Japan, the first DVD to do so, just 14 days after its May 15 release, Warner Home Video Japan announced…
Despite mounting criticism over its scorched-earth tactics in dealing with online file swappers, the music industry isn't letting up in its campaign to sue would-be pirates out of existence. Last…
South Africa's film and video industry professional associations have linked up to create what is poised to be a powerful lobbying group.
Cabler NTL has bought the customer database of collapsed terrestrial paybox ITV Digital.
Warner Bros. is set to make its first foray into the burgeoning online gaming world with a pay-to-play game version of its film franchise "The Matrix."
Sony, Nintendo and Microsoft think that connecting their gaming consoles to the Internet should boost future revenues, but the trio have at least one serious obstacle to overcome first -- an apparent…