In a surprise move, Bertelsmann eCommerce Group topper Andreas Schmidt is ankling his post, as the German media giant revealed a shakeup in its digital distribution and e-commerce business Wednesday.
Despite a lawsuit by the film and television divisions of AOL Time Warner, Viacom, Disney and NBC alleging the device violates copyright laws, Sonicblue said Wednesday it will ship its new digital…
Mandy Tankenson has been upped to producer at visual f/x house CFX, formerly known as Centropolis ("Independence Day," "The Patriot," "Godzilla").
Broadband-based video-on-demand service Intertainer has upped Amy Friedlander to senior veep, business development.
Sony has opened the doors to Stage 4, a 2,400-square-foot mixing theater to be crewed by re-recording mixers Gary Bourgeois and Greg Orloff, who move over from the studio's Burt Lancaster Theater.
OpenTV has inked a lucrative deal with Japan's major cable TV operator that will enable it to develop interactive TV services for the region before rivals, including Liberate Technologies, Microsoft…
Popular British Web site Friends Reunited, which puts old schoolmates back in touch, is moving into the TV format biz.
IBM and RightsLine are announcing a deal today that knits the smaller company's licensing-management software into the computer giant's suite of Web-based business programs targeting Hollywood.
For the second year in a row, Universal's "The Grinch" plucked more cash from the pockets of consumers during the Thanksgiving weekend than any other movie.
On the heels of an $80 million opening weekend for the video version of one of last summer's biggest releases, pioneering filmmaker Tim Burton will be inducted into the Video Business Video Hall of…
Disney's "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" has seized the crown as the top-selling video and DVD animated title of all time overseas, notching 8 million units.