A broad-based consortium of recording industry heavies has launched a system to compensate labels and artists for digital performances of their songs via Webcast as well as on cable- and…
MTVi has upped Elinor Hirschhorn to the newly formed position of general manager of MTV.com where she will oversee online content and commerce development.
Icebox has tapped media exec Strauss Zelnick to its board of directors. Zelnick is former prexy and CEO of BMG Entertainment as well as non-executive chairman of streaming media provider On2.com.
David Bowie, in conjunction with the Virgin Music Group Worldwide, has become the first major-label artist to pact with MP3.com's digital music storage service, My.MP3.com.
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has reportedly spent in the seven-figure range to develop CTTD.com, a site that will facilitate projects undertaken by the group's television stations and…
TheThreshold.com has acquired the online game rights to the "Hellraiser" franchise created by Clive Barker.
Even with BMG trying to make amends with Napster, two music idols are standing firm in their position that the Internet can promote the theft of music.
In a dramatic move late Monday, the board of ReplayTV decided to can chairman and CEO Kim LeMasters, eliminate nearly half the company's staff and essentially get out of the consumer market. Replay…
Shares in cyber-animation company Stan Lee Media, which have shed two-thirds of their value in the past few months, lost almost half that amount on Monday alone, and execs are hard-pressed to say why.
Icebox.com has licensed "Zombie College" to Fox to develop the Web toon into a live-action, half-hour pilot for the network's 2001-02 programming season. Pact marks the first time a series has made…
The National Music Publishers' Assn. and the U.S. Copyright Office have bowed a service for filing musical copyright materials over the Internet, the NMPA announced Monday.