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  • Chatting with Porn Stars on the Red Carpet

    It's the porn industry's equivalent of the Oscars -- and at this year's AVN Awards, it's all about the changing face of pornography. Brian Shactman reports. (2:15)

  • What's Blackberry 10 Like? CNBC's Sneak Preview Thursday, 24 Jan 2013 | 5:38 AM ET
    Blackberry 10

    CNBC's Steve Liesman ran into a senior executive of Blackberry at the World Economic Forum in Davos and got a demonstration of the Blackberry 10.

  • Netflix Delivers Surprise Profit, Outlook; Shares Jump Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 5:39 PM ET
    Netflix

    Netflix surprised the market with an unexpected profit. Its revenue and outlook also topped forecasts. Shares jumped more than 25 percent after-hours.

  • Google ‘Gangnam Style’ Gains: Jon Najarian Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 12:53 PM ET
    Google Stock Headed Toward $700: Najarian

    The popularity of "Gangnam Style" bodes well for YouTube's parent company, Google, OptionMonster co-founder Jon Najarian says.

  • Scenes from the Porn Convention Red Carpet Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 10:17 AM ET

    As they walked the Red Carpet at this year's AVN Awards, we asked the stars their thoughts on the impact of social media on their careers – and the industry.

  • Facebook Shares Spike Higher Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 11:45 AM ET
    Facebook Shares Spike Higher

    It seems to be the Street's consensus that Facebook will figure out its mobile ad business, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Scenes From the Adult Entertainment Expo 2013 Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 10:49 AM ET

    Every January, the adult entertainment industry converges on Las Vegas, bringing its biggest stars, new companies hoping to break into the big time, and thousands upon thousands of fans. Here’s a slice of life in a day at the porn show.

  • Chastain Films Take Top Two Spots at Box Office Sunday, 20 Jan 2013 | 2:38 PM ET
    Jessica Chastain poses after winning the Best Actress Golden Globe Award for her role in Zero Dark Thirty.

    Jessica Chastain easily outmuscled Arnold Schwarzenegger and Mark Wahlberg over the weekend, topping the box office with both her supernatural horror film "Mama" and the Oscar-nominated Osama bin Laden hunt thriller "Zero Dark Thirty."

  • Netflix Bounces, Analyst Responds Friday, 18 Jan 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    Netflix Bounces, Analyst Responds

    Shares in the media rental service jumped over 3 percent after Janney Capital Markets upgraded the stock from neutral to buy. Tony Wible, analyst at Janney, offers his outlook.

  • Connecting College Kids Friday, 18 Jan 2013 | 10:47 AM ET
    Connecting College Kids

    With the average student's budget tighter than ever, companies that can contribute to a more affordable college experience are thriving. Daniel Rosensweig, Chegg president and CEO, explains.

  • Al Gore Nets Another Huge Fortune Buying Apple Stock Friday, 18 Jan 2013 | 10:16 AM ET
    Al Gore

    Former U.S. vice president Al Gore recently netted a huge payday by selling his cable station. Now, it appears he's making another big profit buying Apple's stock on the cheap.

  • Jackie Chan to America: 'It’s Not Me. It’s You.' Friday, 18 Jan 2013 | 12:47 AM ET

    Jackie Chan’s evolution toward a more vocal pro-Beijing stance has become more pronounced in both his movies and his politics.

  • Lance Armstrong Finally Admits to Doping Friday, 18 Jan 2013 | 12:08 AM ET
    Oprah Winfrey speaks with Lance Armstrong during an interview regarding the controversy surrounding his cycling career January 14, 2013 in Austin, Texas.

    Lance Armstrong finally confessed to using performance enhancing drugs during his cycling career on Thursday, admitting he cheated to win all seven of his Tour de France titles.

  • Why CBS Shares Are Skyrocketing Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 3:43 PM ET
    Signage is displayed on the CBS Corp. Television City building in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

    CBS shares shot higher Thursday on the company's announcement Wednesday afternoon about its plans to spin off its billboard business. Here's how the move will unlock value for shareholders.

  • Porn's CamGirls: Low Profile, Big Money Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 10:44 AM ET

    The highest earners of porn today are CamGirl models who make money by stripping in front of a computer webcam.

  • Huffington: Three Big Media Trends of 2013 Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 7:44 AM ET
    Huffington: Three Big Media Trends of 2013

    "Stress is one of the main reasons for why health care costs have been rising," said Arianna Huffington, Huffington Post founder, discussing how business are beginning to realize that stress reduction is actually a performance enhancement tool. Also, a look at how new technology is changing the face of media.

  • CBS Bulls Are Poised for Big Gains Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    Moonves’ Money Beyond Ads: CBS Earnings Beat Expectations

    CBS has been extremely active recently, and the bulls came back yesterday.

  • Time to Buy Cheap Media Stocks: Expert Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 10:45 PM ET
    Time to Buy Cheap Media Stocks: Expert

    Charles Leyland, Managing Director at Leyland Private Asset Management says investors should look to pick up some down-trodden stocks to take advantage of their recovery cycle. He says there are opportunities in the media sector.

  • Disney shares are up thanks to optimism about the potential of the "Disney Infinity" game platform the media giant recently unveiled. Here's how it works and what it means for Disney.

  • We messed up! Famous apologies Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 10:14 AM ET
    Donald Sterling

    Celebrity apologies are like snowflakes — no two are alike. Read ahead to see 12 examples of memorable apologies from politicians, athletes, actors and more.

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