Cinemania, one of the premier film-related sites on the World Wide Web and one of Microsoft Corp.'s most successful ventures into CD-ROM/Internet hybrid publishing, is being "disappeared" this week…
Jim Banister has had his stripes at Warner Bros. Online burnished anew, becoming VP and G.M. of the corporate/entertainment Net-based division of the studio.
Sony Corp. said Wednesday that it has applied for approval of a new optical disc format to an international standards body along with Philips Electronics NV and Hewlett-Packard Co.
CDnow, the Internet's leading music retailer, has received $10 million in funding through a private placement. The growing online service will use the capital to expand its consumer marketing efforts…
NetChannel Inc., one of the new hybrid Internet-television creatures hoping to pipe the World Wide Web into your TV, has struck a deal making E! Online its primary provider of entertainment news and…
Backed by a gargantuan marketing campaign, Universal Home Video will launch the homevideo of Steven Spielberg's blockbuster "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," on Nov. 4, just in time to fan the holiday…
A hefty $323 million writeoff at Blockbuster pushed its parent company, Viacom Inc., into a $210 million loss for the second quarter, it said Tuesday, compared with a $26 million profit a year…
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. has developed technology that allows 3-D animated characters with lifelike motions to be used over the Internet.
MCI and Progressive Networks have entered an Internet alliance that the companies say will greatly enhance the Internet's ability to deliver audio and video.
The Justice Dept. on Friday approved Microsoft Corp.'s $425 million acquisition of WebTV Networks, pointing to competition in the business of connecting home televisions to the Internet.
The Penguin Group, the English-language publishing division of media conglomerate Pearson, has struck a deal with bestselling author Tom Clancy's Red Storm Entertainment to market multiplayer online…