Hard rockers Metallica have become the first recording artists to file a copyright infringement suit against the popular Internet file-sharing program Napster. USC, Yale and Indiana U. were named in…
At the end of the month, Atom Films will launch a film spoof section on the Web site via the bow of "American Pi," a short film helmed by Neil Palmer and starring Robert Patrick Benedict as a high…
Internet mag Salon.com has pacted with Endeavor to help the Web site license its original editorial content to Hollywood studios and production companies and push the development of the company's TV…
The Internet may finally be the force that reverses the still slow deployment of interactive TV services in 2000, industryites forecasted at the National Assn. of Broadcasters confab on Wednesday.
Aardman Animations is primed to launch a new series, "Angry Kid," exclusively over the Internet via the AtomFilms Web site.
The Museum of Television and Radio unveiled plans Tuesday to add original Web-based programming to its media collections. MTR has partnered with RealNetworks to provide the necessary streaming media…
Loudeye Technologies Inc., which makes video and music content compatible for the Internet, has pacted with Sony Music Entertainment to encode music clips for its Web sites.
The kids are all right, but is MusicMaker.com? The Reston, Va.-based Web site specializing in customizable CDs and digital music downloads will distribute the Who's next album, "The Blues to the…
The Walt Disney Co. has tapped scribes Jeff Ahlholm and Colin Goldman to pen "Lion King 3" -- their first professional writing assignment.
Russia's Media-Most holding, owner of top local station NTV, is branching out onto the 'Net with an initial $10 million venture.