Studios and electronics manufacturers are looking to take advantage of Divx's demise by launching a widespread DVD campaign. Their goal is to help boost the number of DVD players sold to 4 million by…
Creative Artists Agency has tapped former agent Dan Adler to head the client-based e-commerce venture it will launch later this year with Internet investor Idealab!.
NBC- and CNET-owned Internet venture Snap.com and Xoom.com said Monday that they have acquired minor stakes in online shopping site BuyItNow.com, a deal worth $15 million.
NBC has ordered a pilot for "Comedy Bytes," an hourlong comedy reality project from Nash Entertainment.
RealNetworks Inc. said Thursday that it will begin bundling its Real-Player G2 audio and video system in TV cable set-top boxes and game consoles.
Just months after Disney announced Mickey Mouse will make his first foray into videogames, Warner Bros. Interactive has said Bugs Bunny and its other popular Looney Tunes characters will begin…
Interactive entertainment creator Brilliant Digital Entertainment is getting into the auction game with the acquisition of London-based satcaster The Auction Channel from Trojan Television for $7.3…
Musicland Stores is going after the funny bone to promote its new Web site, SamGoody.com, set to launch today.
With growth rates of 10% to 15% per week, Bertelsmann said it is satisfied with its online bookstore BOL, launched five months ago.
Preparing for a time in the not-too-distant future when Internet users will digitally download its artists' music, EMI Recorded Music has tapped Liquid Audio to encode the music company's extensive…
Universal Studios has tapped former Disney online exec Kenton Low to the new position of senior veep of corporate marketing and Universal Studios Online. Low will oversee all of U's online efforts…