Napster now claims to have blocked more than 1.7 million files from its service and substantially improved its filtering technology, according to the company's third compliance report, filed with the…
Robert Marcus has been named senior VP at AOL Time Warner, reporting to co-chief operating officer Richard Parsons.
Online game developer and software developer WildTangent has secured $34 million in a third round of financing from heavy hitters Sony and Accenture, among others.
F/x studio Digital Domain has bowed Digital Solutions, a new division that's being described as equal parts ad agency, consultancy and Internet production company. Daniel Roth serves as prexy.
Fox has upped Carolyn Gray to veepee of advertising and online entertainment. New gig puts Gray in charge of managing all areas of the network's Fox.com ent and implementation. She'll also team with…
Universal Studios Intl. has agreed to provide U.K.'s Video Networks' video-on-demand service with feature films as well as film and TV library titles for several years.
NBC has ponied up $85 million to acquire and pull the plug on money-losing Internet portal and new-media division NBC Internet.
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Entertainment venture Rumpus has acquired Zeeks.com, a popular gaming and community site for kids. Rumpus will use the site as an additional channel for its feature-length animated features and sale…
A year ago, it was impossible to find decent office space in the trendy high-tech districts, with rents skyrocketing to more than $5 per square foot, and prime space often causing bidding wars.
For the online entertainment community, it might just be a small world after all. Seeking new revenue streams, studios that develop Web animation are turning their attention overseas to find…