To protect the rights of the growing number of scribes for online entertainment, the Writers Guild of America West has created a contract for writers who work on made-for-Internet programming…
Netcaster iCast will launch a comedy division by the end of the year, and has tapped Brian Murphy, creator of the Aspen Comedy Festival, and Lara Stein, prexy of e-biz consulting firm iXL, to lead…
MTV Networks has elevated Judy McGrath from president of the MTV Network to chairman of the MTVi Group to foster a closer tie between the company's Internet operations and its cable channels.
Music Netcaster Soundbreak.com has tapped software developer Bill Shinbrot as chief technical officer.
New-media production company ExtendMedia on Wednesday tapped former American Zoetrope prexy Fred Fuchs as executive producer.
Producer Mark Canton has forged a partnership with comic book guru Stan Lee to create a big-budget feature based on Lee's Web-animated superhero property "7th Portal."
Don't say that Joe Roth isn't 'Net-savvy. Just a day after announcing the structure of his Revolution Studios, the former Walt Disney Studios chairman said Wednesday he has formed a partnership with…
As lawsuits fly regarding music piracy on the Internet, Walt Disney Co. topper Michael Eisner told lawmakers Wednesday that online copyright infringement damages more than the entertainment…
Shares of MP3.com soared nearly 50%, closing at $16.88 Wednesday, as speculation swirled that several of the five major label groups are close to settling their copyright infringement suits with the…
The MTVi Group has tapped former VH1.com exec Fred Graver to run its popular Sonicnet.com music site. Graver's new title will be senior vice president and general manager of Sonicnet, which offers…