Salon Media Group, publisher of online magazine Salon.com, Thursday said it will get $2.5 million in private funding, including cash from the retired chief exec of Adobe Systems and the chief exec of…
Intent on making "Shrek" one of the biggest VHS and DVD titles ever, DreamWorks has created 11 hours of extra material to go with the 90-minute film on a double-disc DVD version, including 15 minutes…
Flextech, the content arm of Brit-based cabler and broadband service provider Telewest, has licensed the U.K. rights to 19 animated shows created by former Netcaster Icebox.com.
Exposing their growing bitterness, music retailers said Tuesday that the major labels are trying to hog online music distribution and cut out the middlemen.
New York-based video-compression provider On2 Technologies said it will release an open-source version of its video-compression codec, which is software used to compress large video files into…
Tickets.com, a rival to Ticketmaster on the Web, Tuesday posted a second-quarter loss of $3.4 million, less than half of the total for the previous quarter and down $10.5 million, or 76%, from the…
Global Animation, the parent company of motion capture studio Spectrum Studios, has tapped Michelle Hagen vice president of marketing and business development. She will oversee worldwide client…
Over the past few weeks, a young Brit named James Sinclair sat at his computer and watched dailies from Steven Spielberg's upcoming "Minority Report," pored over client files of a major tenpercentery…
Gaga Communications, Japan's most successful independent film distribution and media company, has snapped up local rights to 15,000 films owned by Internet short film pioneer iFilm.
Universal-backed production venture Hypnotic has tapped James Malatesta VP and creative director of branded entertainment, Dayna Lustig VP of distribution and Douglas Scott VP of marketing.
Cable TV services company AT&T Broadband said Monday it has finalized an agreement with consumer electronics retailer Best Buy to sell AT&T digital cable and high-speed Internet access services.