Bob Meyer has been upped to director of movies, miniseries and specials at NBC Entertainment.
Sony Music Entertainment Japan said Friday that it intends to set up a retail music distribution system over the Internet by the end of this year.
Netcaster Always Independent Films will stream 83 feature films and shorts during its online film festival, running through Sunday on Yahoo!'s Broadcast Services.
New Line Cinema is going interactive with its DVDs, establishing partnership deals with Internet companies Uproar.com, Togglethis, Load Media and the Internet Movie Database and vidgame maker…
A $35 million investment from Microsoft Corp., Liberty Media Group, News Corp and USA Networks Inc. will enable BET Holdings to launch a Web site targeting blacks.
Siggraph '99 closes its digital doors today with many attendees saying the 26th annual week-long computer graphics confab and recruitment fest in L.A. showed little they hadn't seen before.
In its first major product deal since opening shop online last week, CheckOut.com has become one of only three e-tailers selling Force 21, a futuristic war simulation produced by Tom Clancy's Red…
Online music distrib Launch Media Inc. has tapped Jonathan Sichel as senior VP of business and legal affairs and recruited Ted Mico as veep of marketing and promotions.
Media giant Bertelsmann will ask its online book-selling partner BarnesandNoble.com to stop offering titles like Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" and other hate literature after a complaint from the Los…
Sony Corp. said Tuesday it has taken an equity stake in popular urban youth Web site Platform.net and Spanish-language site Yupi.com to expand the reach of its film and music brands online.
SGI, a major supplier of hardware to Hollywood's visual f/x industry, said Tuesday it will cut 17% of its work force and spin off several divisions to focus on fewer industry segments, stem costly…