Successful marketing and sluggish production proved a volatile combination for Sony on Wednesday, as investors drove down the consumer-electronics giant's share price on news that U.S. shipments of…
It looks like TiVo will get an unexpected huge jump on its competitors with the TiVo/DirecTV combo product hitting the retail market this fall.
CBS has sealed a deal with Panasonic to once again wade the high-definition TV waters this fall. Panasonic will underwrite the HDTV broadcast of 17 of CBS' 18 comedy and drama series this coming…
For the first new Oscar category in two decades, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences board of governors has created a separate category for animated features, for which statuettes could be…
Andrew Jarecki, creator of AOL Moviefone, kicked off the Tribeca Film Center's first Converge@Tribeca confab Tuesday with a keynote address on the speed of change in the digital age. Hosted by…
In the first new Oscar category in two decades, the Academy has created a separate category for animated features, which could be handed out as early as March 2002. The category will be added on a…
Destination Films’ “Beautiful” opens Friday. Information was incorrect in Monday’s paper. * * * Netcaster iFuse laid off nine employees. Information was incorrect in Tuesday’s paper…
Citing trepidation among investors about companies that deal in Internet content, pay-per-view Netcaster Sightsound.com has scuttled plans for an initial public offering on the Nasdaq.
Loudcloud, the Web site services venture co-created by Netscape founder Marc Andreessen, plans to go public and raise up to $150 million, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange…
Entertainment attorney and music industry vet Thomas Valentino is joining iCast Music's board of directors.
Ray Heacox, prexy/general manager of NBC-owned Los Angeles TV station KNBC, is ankling his post and leaving L.A. to become prexy of start-up company Media Ocean Inc.