Shares of MP3.com soared nearly 50%, closing at $16.88 Wednesday, as speculation swirled that several of the five major label groups are close to settling their copyright infringement suits with the…
The MTVi Group has tapped former VH1.com exec Fred Graver to run its popular Sonicnet.com music site. Graver's new title will be senior vice president and general manager of Sonicnet, which offers…
Primedia magazine and Internet group prexy-CEO John Loughlin has been named exec VP at Primedia Inc., publisher of Seventeen, New York magazine and Modern Bride.
Troy D. Dow has been named to the position of counsel, technology and new media, of the Motion Picture Assn. of America.
Digital video recording service TiVo, Inc. is launching an interactive TV program this month that will also incorporate short films from Netcaster iFilm.
Seven movie theater chains that got together to create an online ticketing service early this year have given the venture a name, Fandango, and expect to announce a CEO and a decision on corporate…
Digital technology company Burst.com has tapped former Lucasfilm Games exec Douglas Glen as prexy. San Francisco-based Burst provides proprietary software to Web sites that enable video and audio…
One in every two Dutch households tuned into the final episode of "The Bus," a fly-on-the-wall entertainment show from Holland's wacky format factory Endemol that ended late June 5 with winner…
While early entertainment Netcasters have been KO'd in attempts at original programming on the Internet, a clutch of new high-profile dot-coms are suiting up for round two.
Eddie Lambert has ankled his post as senior director of music licensing at EMI-Capitol Music to join online production studio SmashCast as the Netco's chief music officer, it was announced Tuesday.
Mel Gibson will talk about the making of the Oscar-winning "Braveheart" on a newly recorded audio track that's part of a DVD special edition of the pic to be released Aug. 29 by Paramount Home Video.