Mixed Signals Technologies has inked a lucrative deal with Microsoft that will put the company’s interactive TV software on all of Microsoft’s TV platforms, including WebTV and Ultimate TV. Although…
Interactive TV services provider OpenTV said fourth-quarter losses narrowed to $2.5 million from $4.4 million a year ago, while revenues nearly tripled to $22.3 million, from $8.4 million last year…
The "Powerpuff Girls" are going Hollywood. After extended negotiations, the actresses who voice the animated superheroes Bubbles, Blossom and Buttercup on the Cartoon Network series have signed on…
News Corp. chairman-CEO Rupert Murdoch said his company may not need to move ahead with a planned IPO of Sky Global Networks since it's more likely the satcaster would be merged into an existing…
The Emmy tribe hasn't spoken: As the sequel to "Survivor" bows this week, Academy of Television Arts & Sciences members are grappling with how to recognize the explosion of reality in primetime.
Television viewing in Canada hit a two-decade low in the fall of 1999, according to a national survey released Thursday. Locals tuned in for an average 21.6 hours weekly per the report from…
While Leslie Moonves doesn't plan to quit his day job as president and CEO of CBS Television, he is returning -- at least temporarily -- to his first love: acting.
Calling it a "dangerous precedent," "Law & Order" creator Dick Wolf lashed out at NBC Thursday after the network announced it had eliminated this week's episode of the drama from future airings. NBC…
The Pets.com sock puppet didn't survive to see Super Bowl XXXV. Neither did Epidemic.com, which gave up the ghost five months after the game. All traces of TornadoTravel.com have been swept off the…
Viewers voted for NBC during George W. Bush's presidential inauguration, making it the Peacock web's most-watched inaugural coverage since Reagan-Bush inauguration in 1981.
Russian government-backed Gazprom-Media has declared itself in control of Media-Most's NTV -- the country's only politically independent TV channel.