With much of the marketing success of "The Blair Witch Project" attributed to its use of the Internet, movie studios are now more than ever looking for effective ways to utilize the Web.
The A.C. Nielsen Corp. has joined with NetRatings Inc. to set up the first global service to track the number of viewers and advertisers who use the Internet.
Proving that it's still a major competitor in the vidgame console wars, Sega said Thursday that its latest Dreamcast system has topped the 500,000 mark two weeks after its bow.
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.
ECompanies, an Internet incubator created by former Buena Vista Internet Group chairman Jake Winebaum and Earthlink founder Sky Dayton, has tapped several key executives for its management team.
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…
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…
'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.
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…
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…
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…