A group of investors that includes Michael Ovitz and former IBM topper Jerome York said Tuesday it will acquire catalog and online computer products retailer Micro Warehouse Inc. for $725 million.
MTV Networks said Tuesday it is splitting up its Web properties that previously fell under its MTV Networks Online division to operate under its new MTVi Group and Nickelodeon Online banners.
Trimark's 'Net venture CinemaNow has fired up its Web site, pacting with Microsoft and online media distrib iBeam.
FROM WESTERN CABLE It's time for cablers, copyright owners and TV set makers to reach a final agreement on the digital television standards, FCC commissioner Susan Ness said Thursday at "Hollywood…
Netcasting software provider LOADtv inked a deal Thursday with comic Andy Dick, allowing the former "News Radio" star to retain all creative control while developing original programming for the 'Net.
Universal Studios and Konami Co. pacted Thursday to turn Universal franchises, including "The Mummy," "Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas," Universal's classic monsters and "Woody Woodpecker,"…
Carlton Communications and TF1, the leading commercial broadcasters in the U.K. and France, respectively, are in exclusive talks to launch an Internet partnership.
Beating larger rival Televisa in the race to go online, TV Azteca will buy a 50% stake in one of Mexico's leading Internet portals, Todito.com.
FROM WESTERN CABLEA&E Television Networks has created a new division, AETN Interactive, and has named Thomas Heymann as its senior VP/general manager.
In an effort to protect its lucrative "The Muppet Show" and "Sesame Street" brands online, the Jim Henson Co. has made Warner Bros. Online's AcmeCity its official Internet fansite community, a deal…