German software company media[netCom] has been granted an international patent for its Cinema-on-Demand technology by the European patent office.
Netcasters AtomFilms and Shockwave are expected to officially pull the covers off of their newly formed AtomShockwave Corp. today, announcing a management structure, a plan to become profitable by…
SBS Broadcasting chairman and CEO Harry Evans Sloan says the company has no plans to abandon new-media enterprises though SBS nearly doubled its losses in 2000, mainly due to its investment in…
"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" exec producer Michael Davies has pacted with Jellyvision, creators of the hit CD-ROM "You Don't Know Jack," to develop a series based on the company's next computer…
Gen Y entertainment venture Alloy Online said Thursday it's one step closer to recording its first profitable year in 2001. Company reported a surge in fourth quarter earnings of $42.5 million, up…
A new canyon has opened in Hollywood and it's called the Digital Divide. What's at stake? How and when studios will release their movies and other valuable programming digitally, the next great…
Despite the recent dot-com downturn, online entertainment Netcaster Heavy.com has inked a syndication deal with Warner Bros. Online for the exclusive rights to its "Sabotage News Network" and…
The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences has tapped charter member Paul Provenzano as prexy and executive director of the professional academy of the entertainment software industry.