Most Netcos close because they run out cash. But is cursed content the true culprit? Consider the series "Happy Tree Friends" from San Francisco-based syndicator Mondo Media.
We have seen the future of interactive hip-hop TV, and frankly, the point completely eludes us. For the past few months, MTV has been promising to take the genre to the "next level," but as far as we…
Sportvision scored Monday with $25.5 million in financing from Motorola Ventures, AIG's Global Sports and Entertainment fund and interactive TV developer ACTV.
Digital music analysis firm WebNoize released a report on Tuesday in which it estimates that 1.76 billion songs were downloaded using Napster during the month of November.
Time Warner said Monday that a glum showing for Adam Sandler's "Little Nicky," softer ad revenue at its cable networks and slower music sales will squeeze earnings this quarter. The entertainment…
Who says there's no venture capital for entertainment dot-coms anymore? UGO Networks has secured a fifth round of financing of $10 million secured from DLJ's Global Retail Partners and Missouri-based…
Online Studio Flixer.com has tapped the filmmakers of "Big Day ... Big Time" as the first winner of its online moviemaker challenge the George Huang Project.
Online music portal Music.com will acquire Asian music download/news site Xudio.com, it said Monday.
Detour Magazine has acquired Ignition Point Studios in order to help the magazine continue its expansion into a full-service media company.
Controversy is raging in France over a government crackdown on the sale of U.S. imported DVDs that allow consumers to see movies before their theatrical release.
The Sundance Institute has spawned the Sundance Online Resource Center to coincide with the 2001 Sundance Film Festival, skedded for Jan. 18-28. Center, co-produced by InternetStudios and presented…