In a major coup for an upstart e-tailer, CheckOut.com has struck a deal with Internet software giant RealNetworks Inc., to become the exclusive online music retailer for RealJukebox, a deal valued…
Scott Flanders has been appointed to oversee the merger between CDnow Inc. and Columbia House and will become chairman and CEO of the new company.
In the wake of an executive shuffle at ABC Entertainment and Touchstone Television, ABC Inc. has tapped ESPN programming exec Richard Glover to serve as executive veep, Internet media, the company's…
Sony Computer Entertainment, the division behind the leading vidgame console PlayStation, is reportedly planning to produce a slate of original digital movies as early as 2002 for its next-generation…
'Netcaster Kanakaris Communications plans to build a 50,000-square-foot facility for the production of online and low-budget theatrical films, as well as live Webcasts.
The executive who oversees Walt Disney Co.'s Go Network of Internet sites was arrested after soliciting sex online from an FBI agent posing as a 13-year-old girl, a spokesman for federal prosecutors…
BMG Entertainment, Liquid Audio and PBS will spend more than $1 million on a marketing campaign to offer songs from the Dave Matthews Band, one of the industry's biggest acts, over the Internet.
Some new players are reshaping the Industry shmooze scene for a wired world. From well-coiffed execs to lowly production assistants, Hollywood's young climbers are using a slew of new Web sites…
Japan's Post and Telecommunications Ministry panel has recommended that the complete switchover from analog broadcasts to digital be delayed.
WAY BACK IN THE FALL OF 1974, after eight years on Wall Street as a portfolio manager and investment analyst of several industries, entertainment prominently among them, I was hired by Warner…