Studios and cablers moved closer to agreeing on technology to impede a consumer's ability to record some digital programming.
Fox Cable joint venture the National Geographic Channel has landed a guaranteed 2 million new cable subscribers in a deal with the National Cable TV Co-op.
Salter Street Films announced nearly 10% profit growth in year-end fiscal results for 2000 and a growing presence on both Canuck and U.S. television. Net income for the year ended Oct. 31 was C$4.6…
Gotham-based interactive TV firm ACTV said Wednesday it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Walt Disney and subsids ESPN and ABC. Suit, which Disney calls unfounded, claims that the…
Fledgling Spanish-lingo network Azteca America is pressing forward, landing final approval from the FCC to build a TV station in Los Angeles.
The ongoing war between cable networks and cable operators over the high price of doing business could claim two victims on Jan. 1: The Disney Channel and cable subscribers in Akron, Ohio.
MTV will be making some noise in Times Square New Year's Eve with live performances by Marilyn Manson, BBMAK, XZIBIT and Papa Roach.
Pay TV operators are getting nervous about finding content to fill empty channels before their launch in Hong Kong's newly liberated market. They want to buy local movie rights, but blockbusters are…
USA Networks has promoted some top execs in its Affiliate Distribution operation.
Veteran CNN staffer Kelli Arena has been named Justice Dept. correspondent for the 24-hour news cabler. Arena replaces Pierre Thomas, who ankled the post in the fall to join ABC News.
Nickelodeon has appointed Nicky Parkinson as U.K. managing director, heading up a new senior management trio with general manager Paul Lindley and director of programs Howard Litton.