They may not get "best of show," but the Actimates Interactive Teletubbies -- a partnership between Itsy Bitsy Entertainment Co. and Microsoft's hardware group -- go into next month's Toy Fair as the…
F/x shop Visual Concept Engineering, founded by veteran effects producer Peter Kuran ("Star Wars"), on Friday said it has restructured its operations into two separate divisions, one handling visual…
A group of CEOs from leading companies, among them Time Warner chairman Gerald Levin and America Online's Steven Case, announced Thursday the formation of a committee designed to foster the…
Cinar Corp. of Montreal has inked a deal to acquire Edusoft, an Israeli multimedia company specializing in educational software, for approximately $40.2 million in cash.
EchoStar Communications, one of the leading direct broadcast satellite providers, has signed a deal with Internet programmer Pseudo Programs to add Pseudo's programming to EchoStar's interactive…
Pearson TV will put some of its gameshows on the Internet after taking a 10.9% in E-Pub Holdings, a U.S.-based online entertainment company.
Jim Banister has been upped to executive veep of Warner Bros. Online, to focus on the development of original broadband programming for the studio's upcoming Internet portal Entertaindom, to include…
Barry Diller-owned Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch Inc. on Tuesday reported fourth quarter sales surged 143% to $13.6 million over the same period a year ago.
With its sights set on an aggressive strategy of becoming the dominant online media company, the Walt Disney Co. on Tuesday formally launched Go Network. Anticipation of Go's launch has given…
Musicland Stores Corp. intends to launch several e-commerce Web sites late in the second quarter of 1999, based on its mall-based Sam Goody, Suncoast Motion Picture Co., Media Play and On Cue stores.
Big Entertainment Inc. on Monday said it plans to acquire Hollywood Online and its popular Web site hollywood.com from the Times Mirror Co. for $31 million in stock.