In a bid to stop rampant illegal copying of DVDs, Warner Bros., Disney and Sony are teaming with a number of tech companies to design new technology that will limit piracy on the next generation of…
Lions Gate Entertainment is joining with two venture capital funds to make a $1.2 million investment in digital asset management company Dax Solutions.
After eight years of losses, NBC/Microsoft joint venture MSNBC.com has finally made it into the black.
Sony plans to debut its much-anticipated third version of the PlayStation console at the E3 conference in May.
Electronic Arts is getting into the DVD biz. Top vidgame publisher is releasing a "Director's Edition" of its "Medal of Honor Pacific Assault" game this fall on a DVD packed with bonus footage…
"Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism" has been picked up for DVD release by New York-based Disinformation Com's Ryko Distribution.
Jack Valenti's parting gift from Capitol Hill is hardly wrapped and ready for delivery. Last month, the movie and music industries hailed sweeping antipiracy legislation introduced by Sen. Orrin…
The U.K. arms of the Hollywood majors have joined forces with retailers and rental orgs to launch Blighty's biggest antipiracy campaign, pointing to a link between DVD piracy and terrorism.
Fox will unleash the homevid version of "The Day After Tomorrow" on Oct. 5. Studio's fall DVD slate should be large and unusually flush with big hits, including "DodgeBall," "Alien vs. Predator," "I…
In the first big consumer manifestation of NBC's merger with Universal, the companies are unleashing a torrent of old and new NBC and/or U-owned TV series on DVD in the coming months.
Thanks to New Line's early DVD release of "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King," Warner Bros. took a late leap over Disney's 18.7% share of the $10.7 billion homevideo market in the first…