Media baron Subhash Chandra's Zee Telefilms has announced an investment of over $2.2 billion in a hybrid fiber-optic cable project for broadband services.
BMG Entertainment, the music arm of German media giant Bertelsmann, on Tuesday became the last of the five majors to announce its strategy for selling digital music on the Internet. BMG's service…
With Web businesses in need of a little magic lately, Netco iCast has inked a deal with Gen X conjurer David Blaine.
New Line Cinema is finalizing a deal to license videogame rights to its "The Lord of the Rings" film trilogy to vidgame giant Electronic Arts. Next to "Harry Potter" (which EA obtained during the…
Ad-supported music download site PlayJ.com has inked a deal to offer tracks from EMI Group unit Priority Records and rock indie Spitfire Records. Netizens who download PlayJ's media software can get…
The Four Media unit of Liberty Livewire, John Malone's growing post-production services group, has acquired Visiontext, a London-based DVD subtitling business, for $4.8 million. Santa Monica-based…
Richard Cohen, president of MGM Home Entertainment and Consumer Products, has been named senior VP at Internet streaming pioneer RealNetworks.
AOL Latin America has formed a strategic alliance with Abrenuncio, publisher of Colombia's Cambio magazine.
MovieTickets.com and Sprint PCS have bowed a wireless ticketing service. Moviegoers can now purchase movie tickets directly on the browser of their Web-ready Sprint phones for theaters in North…
DreamWorks DVDs will finally be released in Britain next month thanks to a new deal between DreamWorks Home Entertainment and Universal Pictures U.K.