More entertainment Stories

British Firm OD2 Launches New Version of Subscription Music Service Using Credit System: On Demand Distribution (OD2), a British technology… Read more »

Will Declining Birth Rates in Japan Affect Online Gaming Revenues: An interesting point in this story on Japanese game software maker Square… Read more »

loading external resource First Ever Online Televised Game, Even as Strike Looms: Even with the looming threat of a player strike that could cripple its fan b… Read more »

Sony’s Online Gaming Plans a Big Gamble: Sony will release on Aug. 27 a network adapter that allows its PlayStation 2 game console to tap in… Read more »

HMV to Starts Subscription Music Service in U.K.: Music retailer HMV Group is expected to announce this week the launch of a subscription di… Read more »

Manchester United Football Club Bites the Bullet: British soccer club Manchester United is relaunching its See Red online football joint ve… Read more »

Will PS2′s Online Gaming Gamble Pay Off?: The video and digital gaming industry is closely watching Sony’s push to move PlayStation 2 game c… Read more »’s Music Search Portal for Professionals, for $49.95 a Month: will launch a music search portal, powered by techn… Read more »

loading external resource

PlayStation 2′s Online Plans: Sony will launch its online gaming offering for the PlayStation 2, giving it a headstart of over two months on… Read more »

OD2 Launches British Music Subscription Service: OD2, the digital music delivery company founded by ex-Genesis front man Peter Gabriel, has… Read more »

RealNetworks Denies Planning for Adult Content: This one went down the drain faster than you could say cheese. RealNetworks has denied that… Read more »

Now Enjoy Cult Movies, Online, for $6.95 a Month: International Broadcasting Corporation, a media company based in Santa Maria, has bought C… Read more »

Classical Music Stations Reaching New Audiences Online, And Earning Some Money, for a Change: BusinessWeek reports on classical music statio… Read more »

Audience Increases to Paid Sites: Following up on my earlier posting about traffic to the website, CBS MarketWatch does a story on t… Read more »

Net’s Newest Boomtowns: Online Virtual Worlds: Business 2.0 has a fascinating story on how game publishers such as Sony are raking in money… Read more »

Korea’s National Pastime: Game With Elves: South Korea’s NCSoft runs the biggest online multi-player game in the world. On any given day, “L… Read more »’s Rhapsody online music service will now be distributed through to Hughes Electronics’ DirecTV Broadband and AOL Time Warner’s Ro… Read more »

Pressplay To Offer Unlimited Downloads: Pressplay, the major-label backed online music subscription service, will offer listeners access to… Read more »

Sony’s EverQuest Largest Game Weekend Ever: Sony Online Entertainment announced that EverQuest, its online role-playing game, hosted 100,000… Read more »

CNET Trying to Develop New Revenues Streams, Including Subscriptions: CNET Networks, which has been hit hard by weak high-tech spending and… Read more »

Spanish Movies Online, For $4.95 a Month: Kanakaris Wireless, an online streaming movies provider through its site, has launch… Read more »

MusicNet on Why It is Better Than Napster-Like Services: MusicNet CEO Alan McGlade is the first to admit that while building an online music… Read more »

IGN Adds 11,000 New Subscribers in Q2: IGN Entertainment, f.k.a., has posted a second-quarter net loss of $1.3 million, compare… Read more »

Why is Better: Eric Hellweg of Business 2.0 initially wrote off’s online music subscription service, but things are be… Read more »

Liquid Audio Rejects Buyout Offer: Online music company Liquid Audio, which runs a digital music subscription service, has rejected a buyout… Read more »

Prepaid Cards for Adult Content?: Toronto-based Yourbrain Media has launched pre-paid cards for access to adult content. The card, which wor… Read more »

Sony’s Musiclub Adds Pressplay and Rhapsody: Musiclub, the music resource site operated by Sony Electronics, has perhaps become the only sit… Read more »

Pressplay’s CEO Leaves Ship: Only seven months into the launch of Pressplay online music subscription service, its CEO Andy Schuon is leavin… Read more »

European Music Spending: According to a survey by Screen Digest, subscriptions to music libraries, which can be accessed via different digit… Read more »

Rich Gordon draws some parallels between the Netflix online DVD subscription service and online content. “[N]etflix has done something that… Read more » and game maker WildTangent have created a subscription online interactive game called “Hit the Pros,” which makes use of actua… Read more »

1389390391392393page 391 of 393