Microsoft's WebTV Networks has struck a deal with CBS, its first major primetime interactive programming alliance with a television network.
M6, France's No. 2 private free network, has beefed up its activities on the Web as it takes on its bigger rival TF1.
Yahoo has signed a licensing deal with the Recording Industry Assn. of America that will allow the portal to netcast music from the org's member labels. The agreement will help Yahoo circumvent the…
In a decision intended to send a stern warning to Netcos that flout intellectual property laws, a federal judge has ruled that MP3.com must pay Universal Music Group $25,000 for every Universal CD…
Entertainment research service Baseline is getting a new name, new look and a new leader one year after it was acquired by Hollywood.com.
After spending millions to ink major talent deals for original entertainment programming and seeing little in return, Netcaster Shockwave.com said Tuesday that it is refocusing its efforts away from…
Jack Valenti is confident that Hollywood features will be available for secure download via the Internet in as little as one year. On his 26th visit to the Festival of American Cinema, the MPA topper…
Gen Y Netcaster iFuse has inked a deal with Zumiez, an action sports retail chain, and their online e-commerce site (www.zumiez.com).
Tom Espeland, formerly exec VP and chief information officer at Viacom's infoworks, has been named chief information officer at Bertelsmann eCommerce Group.
Media conglom Globo's Web portal Globo.com and state-controlled bank Caixa Economica Federal announced that they will finance the sale of 1 million PCs in Brazil in an attempt to get low-income…