Addressing the territorial rights management issues inherent in delivering video-on-demand via the Internet, Lions Gate Entertainment-backed CinemaNow.com has partnered with rights manager Digital…
In the midst of a tidal wave of awards programs that honor the same theatrical films and TV shows, Daily Variety sister publication Video Business has created the first comprehensive artistic awards…
U.S. District Court Judge Marilyn Hall Patel will hold a hearing to retool an injunction against Napster this Friday.
Uproar, the online gaming site recently acquired by Vivendi Universal subsid Flipside.com, showed a net loss of $20.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2000, compared to a loss of $17.5 million a…
Following is a list of Video Business Video Premiere Award winners for 2000 followed by nominees listed in alphabetical order: PRODUCTIONS Animated Video PremiereWinner: “Joseph: King of Dreams,”…
Japanese electronics giant Sony is pacting to provide broadband services and games for arcades run by gamemakers Sega and Namco.
Wirebreak.com continues to syndicate its content to Web sites. Information was incorrect in Tuesday’s paper.
Vivendi Universal and Sony have released more details about Duet, a pact to tie up the world's top two music catalogs and drown out Napster in the online music wars.
Pitching his take on the new House's agenda on technology and copyright law, Congressman Rick Boucher (D-Va.) addressed members of the American Film Marketing Assn. Thursday morning with a clear…
With cash losses expected to narrow in the coming year and a substantial reserve to fall back on, music portal ArtistDirect insisted it has a fighting chance of weathering the dot-com storm that has…