Nearly a year after the highly visible launch of DVD and Divx, strong holiday sales are signaling that both formats' digital video players, and the discs that go along with them, may be turning into…
TiVo Inc., the originator of personal television, has formed a strategic alliance with Quantum Corp., a leading provider of advanced storage solutions for personal computers.
A Japanese Post and Telecommunications panel set up to consider TV programming said the nation does not need a V-chip system to screen out programming inappropriate for children.
That Touchstone would have a www.civilaction.com Web site to promote its John Travolta starrer is no surprise. But two other similarly named sites riding the "A Civil Action" moniker are a bit out of…
Macrovision Corp. has inked a one-year agreement with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to copy protect all of the studio's future DVDs produced in the U.S. and Canada.
A new form of advertising launches today with the Internet intro of the "e-mercial." It's defined by its creators as "TV-style interstitial programming with Web interactivity, rich media and one to…
Visual f/x veteran Ken Ralston has renewed his pact as prexy of Sony Pictures Imageworks under a new multiyear contract.
Visual effects studio Digital Domain ("Titanic," "The Fifth Element") has entered into an agreement with a newly formed consortium to acquire and operate HDO, a post-production studio in Oberhausen…
Pseudo Programs, the largest producer of Internet TV programming, has cut a series of deals to transmit its content via satellite, broadband and telephone distribution.
In an effort to attract more Internet users to its already popular movie Web site, Hollywood Online will today release another trailer in theaters, its second since July.
The Turner Classic Movies cable network and Internet streaming-media programmer Broadcast.com will team Tuesday to air several classic films and specials on their Web sites, the first being…