A gathering of the European Digital Cinema Forum and a raft of conferences on D-cinema wrapped the 27th edition of the Intl. B'casting Convention, pushing the IBC toward its goal of throwing off its…
After a decade of battling, Blockbuster Video has outlasted its competition to became the undisputed champ of Mexican video rentals. But new challengers are on their way.
As AOL Time Warner prepares to travel back in time to plain-old Time Warner, it can't bring to life decimated pension plans or lost jobs. It can, management hopes, make Time Warner folks feel a whole…
AOL Time Warner's board of directors voted Thursday to lose the "AOL" from the company name, removing the most public reminder of a merger that cost thousands of investors, many of them Time Warner…
Travis F. Smith: A Wide 'Net
Looking for a new method to monitor its members' royalties, ASCAP has launched a tracking service to monitor when recorded content is played across different media.
AOL Time Warner board's will likely vote to strike "AOL" from the conglom's name today in a formal acknowledgment that the young merger, which closed in early 2001, was a bust.
Don't count on music labels to stop suing college kids -- or 12-year-old girls -- anytime soon. Recording Industry Assn. of America prexy Cary Sherman Wednesday indicated the trade group plans to…
Home networking is about to get easier for movie studios and record labels fearful of piracy. Called Digital Transmission Content Protection over IP, the new standard uses already available wireless…
Dominant vidgame publisher Electronic Arts continues to back the online system of console PlayStation 2 over competitor Microsoft Xbox.
Yet another media giant is getting out of the videogame business.