SoundExchange, the online-music royalty clearinghouse set up by the Recording Industry Assn. of America, has cut a deal to establish standardized royalty rates for satellite radio ventures Sirius and…
Former Fox Interactive president Steven Bersch has been tapped chief operating officer of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, a newly created position.
This text-light site provides something akin to a cinematic experience. It gives a sense of what (presumably) the movie is going to be without telling a thing about the actors, their previous roles…
Barry Diller on Wednesday announced his resignation as CEO of Vivendi Universal Entertainment and said he has no plans to make an offer for the assets currently being shopped by parent Vivendi.
Echo, a forthcoming digital music service fielded by brick-and-mortar retailers, has signed up book and music seller Borders as its seventh partner.
It's probably co-incidence that the departure of professional football from the Los Angeles area has coincided with the rise in live coverage of police chases by local news.
Get ready for the Academy Awards with this out-of-the-ordinary Oscar contest. It's not what you're expecting.
Online service Yahoo! ventures into the subscription entertainment business today with the launch of its Platinum service, featuring exclusives from "American Idol," "Survivor" and the first two…
A federal appeals court in St. Louis heard arguments about whether to overturn a local ban on sales of Mature-rated violent vidgames to minors.
The latest sequel in Nintendo's durable "Legend of Zelda" role-playing franchise, "The Wind Waker," has generated 560,000 pre-release orders two weeks be-fore it goes on sale, the most profitable…
Market analysts at Jupiter Research predict that video-on-demand and subscription VOD services will see revenue jump 58% a year through 2007, growing from $349 million by the end of this year to $2.2…