Topic: DVD

E-book Buyers Are 21% More Likely to Be Female

And other facts about digital entertainment

From e-books to streaming music, people are moving to digital formats for their entertainment. But not all are moving at the same pace. The way we buy may be as…

A Very Brief History of Web Video

From lonelygirl15 to billions of viewers

December 1995-January 1999 After seeing Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s short Spirit of Christmas, TV exec Brian Graden commissions a second video he distributes to friends on VHS. The video—and…

First Mover: Nancy Tellem

Microsoft's new entertainment chief sees the console as more than just for games

Specs Age 58 New gig President, entertainment and digital media, Microsoft Old gig President, CBS Entertainment Group Tell me about the new gig. After the number of years I’ve been in traditional media, this really…

Hollywood Studios Make Cuts in Home Entertainment

Lagging DVD sales hurt employment

Ailing DVD sales are not only bad for bottom lines; they’re also bad for employment. Deadline Hollywood reports Warner Bros. laid off 50 employees from its home entertainment and consumer…