Italy's Media Authority gave final approval last week for pay TV operators Telepiu and Stream to use digital TV decoders.
The Assn. of American Publishers released recommendations for ebook standards Monday in an attempt to avoid the mess surrounding the music industry's leap into the digital world.
Comedy Central has pacted with RespondTV to create enhanced television programming for the cabler's "BattleBots."
Convergence software developer iMagicTV raised $48.6 million in an IPO on the Nasdaq and Toronto Stock Exchange last week.
The Canuck broadcast regulator has selected 16 English and five French-language winners in the first round of the digital sweepstakes. They include a fashion channel, a women's sports web and a gay…
The second biggest movie moneymaker over the Thanksgiving weekend wasn't even playing at theaters. Consumers spent nearly $50 million buying and renting the DVD and VHS versions of "X-Men" during its…
Palm Pictures and Netcaster Sputnik7 have teamed to produce "We Deliver," a series of 10 Webisodes that will bow in January.
Vidgame developer Nintendo has reported net income of $235 million for the six-month period ended Sept. 30, compared with $56.5 million for the same period last year.
In the not-so-recent past, music industryites were ranting that the digital age was going to prove disastrous for the Big Five record labels. Doomsayers predicted Napster was going to encourage…
The Nasdaq last week fell to a one-year low, trading below 2,800 for the first time since October 1999.