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Sony Lays Off 250 Employees

LOS ANGELES Sony Pictures Entertainment began notifying employees Tuesday of layoffs that will affect 3.5 percent of its workforce worldwide. About 250 positions are being cut, with roughly 150 in […]

Vudu Offers HD Films for Download

Vudu has become the first on-demand service to offer high-definition movies for download to own rather than just rent. Under agreements with such indie companies as Magnolia Pictures, FirstLook Studios […]

Updated: Chernin to Leave News Corp.

NEW YORK  Peter Chernin, who has served as Rupert Murdoch’s right-hand man at News Corp. since 1996, will step away as president and COO when his contract expires June 30, […]

Updated: News Corp.’s Chernin to Exit

Peter Chernin, who has served as Rupert Murdoch’s right-hand man at News Corp. since 1996, will step away as president and COO when his contract expires June 30, opening up […]

Turner, NBA Ink Deal With Cinedigm

Turner Sports, The National Basketball Association and Cinedigm Digital Cinema will team up to broadcast TNT’s coverage of NBA All-Star Saturday Night in live 3-D to 80 digitally equipped theaters […]

YouTube.com Drama Spawns Doc

Producers Chris Adams and Steve Kearney are joining with producer-director RJ Cutler to create a feature documentary about a true-life love story that played out on YouTube.com. The film will […]