The music industry faced top-level exec shuffles, mergers and myriad lawsuits, but the top headline grabber had to be Napster. The file-sharing upstart reshaped the way the music industry looks at…
Blockbuster Inc. and Enron Broadband Services have selected Motorola to manufacture the set-top box the companies will use in their video-on-demand service.
In the midst of a massive advertising campaign targeting holiday shoppers, ReplayTV eliminated nearly half of the company's 260 staffers, released chairman-CEO Kim LeMasters and exited the consumer…
France's Culture Minister Catherine Tasca said Monday said she that she wants to extend a controversial tax on blank tapes, CDs and DVDs to any equipment with a hard disc drive. The money compensates…
Innovation in the streaming-music sector is back on track ... and the giants are winning. Streaming locker services are beginning to pepper the digital music landscape, and the one thing they have in…
You know all this talk about new technologies revolutionizing our lives are true when you first come face to face with PamTV.com, that glorious pink-tinted e-shrine built to worship the cultural…
DVD-projected Nodance Film and Multimedia Festival has announced its program lineup for this year's event in Park City, Utah, Jan 20-26.
Jay Samit may be in charge of all things Internet for EMI, but his first career incarnation -- magician -- might be more appropriate to the business of music on the Web.
"Community" is a significant buzzword in the cyberage, a suggestion that the online world can bring together like-minded individuals in a way the U.S. hasn't seen since it abandoned town squares and…
In a what may be a harbinger of the way that international literary rights are bought and sold in years to come, HarperCollins has entered into a global agreement with Rightscenter.com to list all…
In its most expensive new-product launch ever, Microsoft is spending $500 million to promote the Xbox, its videogame console which is scheduled to appear on store shelves this fall.