FROM NAB CONFERENCENBC has pacted with the world's largest computer chipmaker Intel Corp. to begin broadcasting interactive high-definition digital television programming, as early as this fall.
Computer graphics workstation giant Silicon Graphics has changed its corporate name to SGI and bowed a logo in a move to include all its product offerings, which include servers, supercomputers and…
Internet audience measurer Media Metrix said Thursday that it has launched Media Metrix Europe in partnership with Euro media research leaders GfK (Germany) and Ipsos (France).
Positioning it as having the industry's best audio quality for the digital delivery of music and one that thwarts piracy, Microsoft unveiled its Windows Media Technologies 4.0 delivery format Tuesday…
In an effort to foster use of Sony Music's more than 200,000 tunes by film, TV and advertising execs, the conglom's online arm has bowed a new Web site to help speed up the song licensing process.
In its second major appointment this month, online video retailer Reel.com has tapped Alex Bond as chief financial officer.
Michael Sweeney has been hired as visual-effects producer for Buena Vista Imaging. He will be responsible for overseeing all optical and digital aspects of production.
Post-production house Complete Post has broken ground on a DVD division, with Steve Alvanos tapped to lead the new unit. Previously, Alvanos, who was named DVD VP, was veep of sales at EDS, where he…
Industrial Light & Magic vet Micheal J. McAlister has joined Kodak-owned Cinesite Visual Effects as senior visual f/x supervisor.
Hollywood lobbyists listened intently Tuesday in a packed Senate hearing room as AOL chief Steve Case warned that the Internet is about to fall into the hands monopolists -- just as it is about to…
John Malone's Liberty Media Group will invest an additional $9 million in ACTV Inc., an interactive digital TV company. Liberty will exercise previously existing options and purchase additional…