NTL, the U.K.'s third-largest cable operator, is planning to offer digital terrestrial television, Internet services and telephony in a single rental package, removing the need for British consumers…
In a grand gesture that cablers hope dispels the notion that their industry will try to derail the digital TV age, Time Warner and TCI made a very public promise to Congress Thursday that they would…
Public broadcasters have asked Congress for a $50 million installment on what they hope will eventually be a $450 million subsidy to make the transition to digital television.
The U.K.'s Independent Television Commission is wading into the fray between British Digital Broadcasting and British Sky Broadcasting over the standardization of set-top digital technology.
Visual effects house Station X Studios has acquired One and Only Media, a developer of computer software for digital animation and 3-D images led by computer-generated images programmer Lyle Milton.
Balsmeyer & Everett, a Gotham-based visual effects and title design house that has contributed f/x shots for such recent pics as "Everyone Says I Love You" and "The Ice Storm," has opened a…
NBC will launch its first video-based Web site, VideoSeeker, on Wednesday.
Television Broadcasts Ltd (TVB), the city's leading terrestrial broadcaster, plans to spend nearly $50 million over the next three years to establish satellite-delivered, digital-television service…
Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corp. will follow its rivals Sony and Matsushita by investing in satellite TV channels, a Japanese financial daily reported on Thursday.
Tom Reed has been named president of Interplay Films, the restructured motion picture and television division of Interplay Prods., a leading interactive computer-game maker.