Film/television business software developer Creative Planet has upped prexy Kelyn Brannon-Ahn to CEO, replacing founder Allen DeBevoise, who retains the title of chairman.
Video-on-demand service Intertainer has received $15 million in funding from Thomson Consumer Electronics and Microsoft, in the fifth round of financing for the Culver City, Calif.-based company.
According to the NATPE interactive panel, a TV can be found in 98% of the country's homes and, since TV is the prime delivery system for entertaiment and information, the time is right to discuss…
Dutch TV production company Endemol has unveiled a new strategy for the New Year -- it aims to devote half its business to creating content for mobile phones and the Internet.
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Pixar Animation Studios the recipient of its new Vanguard Award, which recognizes achievement in new media and technology.
After enduring months of costly court battles over its ill-advised digital music "locker" scheme, Netco MP3.com is going to court against its own attorneys, California-based copyright law specialists…
Just days after ending all new downloading of its popular file-sharing application in response to legal pressure from copyright holders, Dutch Netco Kazaa struck a deal to sell off its peer-to-peer…
Kazaa, the wildly popular free music-swapping service that emerged in the wake of Napster's decline, may finally have shown a chink in its armor.
In hopes of releasing several games around Universal Pictures' summer 2003 tentpole "The Hulk," Universal Interactive has acquired the gaming rights to Marvel Enterprise's angry green Incredible Hulk…
After being rapped hard on the knuckles by Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy-CEO Jack Valenti, Stanford U. has shut down a dormitory Internet server popular for file-swapping pirated movies.
It's said that patience pays off, and for Slamdance co-founder Dan Mirvish his eight years of waiting are over: "Omaha (the Movie)" -- his $38,000 film that was the catalyst for creating Slamdance -…