Set-top boxes (STB) might soon become as ubiquitous in the home as the televisions underneath them. These digital electronic devices will do more than just enable those with conventional (analog)…
Streaming media company iBeam has tapped Kurt Hoffman as chief operating officer.
Recognizing the creative potential of the fundamentally different convergent viewing experience, the American Film Institute (AFI) in Los Angeles has partnered with computer chip manufacturer Intel…
The American free market has never shied away from a new technological frontier. At the inception of the Internet, entrepreneurs leaped with both feet into the unregulated chaos and spawned the…
Trimark-backed Netcaster CinemaNow has acquired the exclusive online rights to 62 films from the Allied Artists and Salvation Films libraries.
Pity the poor unranked San Jose State Spartans -- they probably thought their opening football game against No. 1 Nebraska this Saturday would pass under the radar because no television coverage was…
What Apple did with the iMac, consumer electronics start-up RocketPod hopes to do for interactive TV and home networking -- make it simple enough to work straight out of the box and stylish enough…
Latin music and entertainment online distrib/e-tailer Ritmoteca has inked an agreement with Blau Prods. to become the Spanish label's primary Internet site for digital distribution. Blau produces and…
AtomFilms.com has inked a deal with sci-fi site GalaxyOnline.com to syndicate four shorts including "THX 1138, The Electronic Labyrinth," the film George Lucas made as a student at USC Film School.
Like a latter day Captain Ahab circling the big catch, the folks that are determined to launch video-on-demand as the next big thing for American consumers have been warily eyeing the Los Angeles TV…