In a major restructuring of its News Digital Media unit, News Corp. plans to hand control of its Fox-branded news, sports and entertainment Web sites back to their TV counterparts. Transition is…
Listen.com, which received $70 million in funding and support from the five major record labels, has laid off 42 employees, or 25% of its staff.
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.
Internet radio service Sonicbox on Tuesday tapped Scott Smith CEO.
"Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher" is looking for a few outspoken millionaires. Fans of the latenight chatshow will have a chance to bid for a spot on the program beginning Jan. 12 on…
The Securities and Exchange Commission is probing Stan Lee Media, which shut down operations indefinitely last month due to a cash shortfall, the cyber-animation company revealed on Tuesday.
Former Polygram Video president Bill Sondheim has been named president of New York-based video supplier and direct response company Goodtimes Entertainment. With the appointment, former longtime…
With the lines between old and new media blurring and the two sectors irrevocably intertwined, showbiz stocks followed the Nasdaq lower. They were punished late in the year by an advertising slump…
As old-line media companies curtail activities with the once-trendy Net, News Corp. has revised and scaled down a sweeping year-old partnership with online medical site WebMD, the companies said…
Former music industry pariah Napster took another step toward respectability Tuesday, signing a pact with German indie label Edel Music to use its catalog in its legal, membership-based file-sharing…