The oft-derided practice of Webcasting live events received a significant boost this week from two popular streams that attracted huge numbers of Netizens. Tuesday's Webcast of Madonna performing…
Microsoft continues its expansion into interactive TV by announcing several deals at the 2000 Western Cable Show: ACTV will incorporate its technologies into the Microsoft TV platform; Thomson…
MP3.com chief exec Michael Robertson said Wednesday the company's deal with Universal Music will not affect its settlements with other labels, and he promised to restart its once-controversial…
Launched with considerable fanfare in July, Stephen King's experiment in electronic self-publishing, "The Plant," will be nipped in the bud. In a letter to readers posted on his Web site, the horror…
Latino sports site PSN.com has teamed with Sportal, a Euro-based provider of interactive sports content. PSN.com said its new strategic alliance with Sportal will provide its users with greater…
David Morin was tapped prexy of f/x house ManexVisual Effects, the digital studio of Manex Entertainment.
The Entertainment Internet Inc., parent of online casting service Castnet.com, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, blaming debts compiled by previous management.
A broad-based consortium of recording industry heavies has launched a system to compensate labels and artists for digital performances of their songs via Webcast as well as on cable- and…
AOL and Time Warner neatly salvaged their merger last week, inking a deal with AOL rival EarthLink that promises the Internet service provider precious space on Time Warner cable wires to offer…
The Federal Trade Commission is likely to delay a vote on the AOL/Time Warner merger for several more weeks, pending final negotiations over concessions demanded by the government.