Telewest has unveiled better-than-expected annual results, posting sales of £1.1 billion ($1.57 billion) -- an increase of 42%. The U.K.'s No. 2 cable operator has now also finally passed the 500,000…
Troubled United Pan-Europe Communications shares hit record lows on the Amsterdam stock exchange (AEX) on Wednesday after two Dutch regulators published a joint report that concluded the Dutch Net…
After years of unfulfilled promises of interactivity by a myriad of hopefuls, Fistful of Pixels is at last enabling Netizens to watch a show and click to buy the character's clothing.
Universal Music Group is mulling a combination of Farmclub.com, its fledgling Web site to showcase unproven artists, with GetMusic.com, a 50/50 music portal venture with BMG Entertainment.
Get ready for a new buzzword: A Los Angeles venture called Brand-Cast is looking to blur the worlds of entertainment and advertising by packaging what's being called "advertainment" for computer and…
Rob Maresca, exec veep of strategy and planning at Pittard Sullivan, has ankled the branding giant to form Rocket Brand and Strategic Services in Santa Monica.
USC's Annenberg Center for Communication will host a celebration of Asian films tonight in honor of the unveiling of the school's Asian Film Connections Project (www.asianfilms.org), an extensive…
Ibidlive.tv, which allows users to bid online and watch the real-time results on TV, has pacted with American Movie Classics to create the cable channel's first live, Internet-enabled, televised…
In a move targeted to promote consumers' embrace of Internet movie ticketing, operators of two of the biggest such Web sites have agreed to combine their offerings.
Italy's Senate has ruled that all terrestrial analog broadcasting must go digital by the end of 2006, making it the first country in Europe to fix a deadline.
Dimension has acquired "Duke Nukem: The Movie," a project based on the vidgame franchise that's already generated nearly $1 billion, from multimedia giant Threshold Entertainment.