Siggraph '99 closes its digital doors today with many attendees saying the 26th annual week-long computer graphics confab and recruitment fest in L.A. showed little they hadn't seen before.
New Line Cinema is going interactive with its DVDs, establishing partnership deals with Internet companies Uproar.com, Togglethis, Load Media and the Internet Movie Database and vidgame maker…
In its first major product deal since opening shop online last week, CheckOut.com has become one of only three e-tailers selling Force 21, a futuristic war simulation produced by Tom Clancy's Red…
Online music distrib Launch Media Inc. has tapped Jonathan Sichel as senior VP of business and legal affairs and recruited Ted Mico as veep of marketing and promotions.
Media giant Bertelsmann will ask its online book-selling partner BarnesandNoble.com to stop offering titles like Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" and other hate literature after a complaint from the Los…
SGI, a major supplier of hardware to Hollywood's visual f/x industry, said Tuesday it will cut 17% of its work force and spin off several divisions to focus on fewer industry segments, stem costly…
Sony Corp. said Tuesday it has taken an equity stake in popular urban youth Web site Platform.net and Spanish-language site Yupi.com to expand the reach of its film and music brands online.
German telecommunications giant and main cable provider Deutsche Telekom has extended its deadline for offers to buy its lucrative cable networks from Friday to Aug. 20.
TV Guide is giving advertisers one-stop-shopping with a vengeance, linking together the weekly magazine, its Cable Guide clone, the TV Guide schedule-grid cable channel, the magazine's Web site and…
Artisan has frequently credited the Website as crucial to the box office success of "The Blair Witch Project," and the company now has the numbers to back up that claim, courtesy of Nielsen Media…
Tech-savvy players in the computer graphics world converge today at Siggraph '99, a three-day confab at the Los Angeles Convention Center.