ShowBiz Data, Time Warner's Entertaindom.com and Sun Microsystems will open an interactive lounge for Sundance festgoers, offering e-mail services, online games and digitally screened films.
Three academics from Canada, the U.S. and India have designed a computer program to help theater managers choose and schedule films that they say can increase box office sales by between 30% and 120%.
UPN has pacted with Internet consulting firm Protagonist to develop strategies for entering the interactive TV market.
TV industry veteran Michael Jay Solomon has been tapped to a trio of posts at the Entertainment Internet, parent company of Castnet.com, a Web-based film and TV database for casting directors and…
The studios continue the full federal-court press on DVD hackers with two lawsuits filed against three individuals in Connecticut and New York.
Confirming Hollywood's love affair with the cell phone, Columbia TriStar Interactive has fired up the first wireless film Web site to promote the Feb. 18 release of "Hanging Up."
In a display of the Web's growing importance as an educational medium for aspiring entertainment industry professionals, veteran legal and business executives Judith Merians and Bill Josey have…
Only a week after Steve Jobs dropped the "interim" from his CEO title at Apple Computer, Bill Gates shocked Wall Street and his industry by announcing plans to step down as CEO of software giant…
Bertelsmann Music Group prexy and CEO Strauss Zelnick is skedded to provide the keynote address at this year's Variety Interactive Summit, to be held Feb. 2-4 at the Loews San Diego Resort.
In its first licensing pact with an Internet tune distrib, Warner Music Group will fuel Launch Media with its entire catalog of musicvideos.
Sundance Channel, host of the official Sundance Film Festival Web site, will stream a live Webcast of the fest's awards ceremony on its site, SundanceChannel.com.