The company's founder finds himself back at the helm with plans to keep pushing forward with services like RealPlayer Cloud and Rhapsody.
A universal media player that offers all-in-one streaming, burning, and surfing is worth $20. But avoid SuperPass unless you have a high-speed Net connection and don't mind paying for programming that your cable company may already provide.
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Founder returns as the company loses its second chief executive in as many years.
First round of layoffs -- about 7 percent of the company's workforce -- is part of the online media company's plan to cut $45 million in expenses.
Intel buys more video clout with "foundational" patents and next-generation encoding software. Video is spreading to every sort of gadget, and it's a market with abundant patent challenges.
Rob Glaser drove his company to the forefront of digital music and video but in recent years, it has been eclipsed in both areas.
Robert Kimball, who took over for Rob Glaser, departs after a year of working on a "transformation" of the media software company.
Legal fees and the effects of foreign currency exchange rates hurt the digital entertainment company as first-quarter losses grow and revenues sink.
We check in with reporter Greg Sandoval on the RealDVD trial, during which RealNetworks CEO Rob Glaser showed off a prototype "DVD jukebox" the company has in the works.
RealNetworks is launching its new Unifi service this summer, sucking up your media collection then making it accessible across all your devices. So how is it shaping up?