Stephen J. Killeen has been tapped as the U.S. prexy of Terra Lycos, the Internet powerhouse owned by Spanish telecommunications giant Telefonica.
News Corp. chief Rupert Murdoch confirmed Tuesday the media conglom's continuing negotiations to acquire DirecTV, but the silver-maned mogul jokingly added that he hopes not to waste too much of his…
Adding to its already formidable lineup of political heavy hitters, The Recording Industry Assn. of America has tapped ex-Montana governor and close George W. Bush confidante Marc Racicot to be an…
Addressing the territorial rights management issues inherent in delivering video-on-demand via the Internet, Lions Gate Entertainment-backed CinemaNow.com has partnered with rights manager Digital…
In the midst of a tidal wave of awards programs that honor the same theatrical films and TV shows, Daily Variety sister publication Video Business has created the first comprehensive artistic awards…
Following is a list of Video Business Video Premiere Award winners for 2000 followed by nominees listed in alphabetical order: PRODUCTIONS Animated Video PremiereWinner: “Joseph: King of Dreams,”…
U.S. District Court Judge Marilyn Hall Patel will hold a hearing to retool an injunction against Napster this Friday.
Uproar, the online gaming site recently acquired by Vivendi Universal subsid Flipside.com, showed a net loss of $20.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2000, compared to a loss of $17.5 million a…
Streaming media company On2.com recorded a pro-forma fourth-quarter net loss of $6.4 million, compared to a $4.9 million loss for the same period in 1999.
Pitching his take on the new House's agenda on technology and copyright law, Congressman Rick Boucher (D-Va.) addressed members of the American Film Marketing Assn. Thursday morning with a clear…
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