Disney Interactive has tapped Frank Evers as veep of product development and production.
In a move that creates one of the largest Avid rental and support firms, Four Media Co. said Tuesday it has merged the non-linear divisions of indie rivals Video Symphony and Encore Nonlinear Group…
Long-time Buena Vista Imaging visual f/x supervisor Mark Dornfeld has formed Custom Film Effects to specialize in optical printing and CGI work.
Behaviour Communications, which has been struggling to stop the flow of red ink for the past three years, announced Friday that it is shuttering its money-losing new-media business to concentrate on…
In a field long dominated by George Lucas' Industrial Light and Magic, Disney-owned DreamQuest Images and POP this year have a chance at Oscar gold.
USA Networks' $22 billion merger Tuesday of its Home Shopping Network and Ticketmaster businesses with the Lycos Web site operator reflects a continuing trend of alliances between traditional media…
IBM and the five biggest record companies announced they will test selling albums directly to consumers via the Internet, but the venture's success is dependent on something the six companies cannot…
After devoting much of its attention to becoming the world's leading PC maker, Compaq Computer has entered the technical side of the entertainment and news industries, acquiring 10% of software…
Sherman Oaks-based Arete Image Software -- the company that developed the digital water software used in "Titanic" -- has partnered with Munich's SZM Studios, the production arm of German conglom…
In what's being touted as the first branded Internet TV program, "Levi.com Semester Online," a weekly series in the voyeuristic style of MTV's "The Real World," was scheduled to premiere this past…
Jim Wilson has been tapped as senior veep and general manager of Universal Interactive Studios.