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"Thank you so much," the former "Reading Rainbow" host said. "This is going to enable us to really, really, really do a lot of good."
Jimmy Iovine is more behind-the-scenes than his business partner Dr. Dre. But he is a music veteran who can spot trends and bridge gaps.
Apple sells music. Jimmy Iovine makes music. So Apple Records makes sense, right?
Apple's $3 billion acquisition of Beats is not a needle mover for the stock, but it makes sense, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
Founded by rapper and producer Dr. Dre and music mogul Jimmy Iovine, Beats is a key vendor in the multibillion-dollar premium headphone market.
Chris Tsakalakis, StubHub president, discusses the rising cost of tickets and what it indicates about the economy. And Tsakalakis talks about his company's "all-in pricing" deals and the top musical attractions.
Excitement over the "Disney on Ice" show is unprecedented, the show's producers told CNBC.
Nicole Feld, executive vice president of Feld Entertainment, discusses the huge success of the movie "Frozen" and plans for the Disney on Ice tour.
Memorial Day is the traditional kickoff of the summer movie season. Paul Dergarabedian, Rentrak, reveals which blockbusters will clean up at the box office this weekend.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks to actor Omar Epps about the "golden age" of content distribution and about his passion for technology.
Sean Wycliffe, Dealflicks co-founder and CEO, explains his platform which aims to become the Priceline for movies by partnering with theater owners to offer reduced ticket prices and lure moviegoers to the box office.
Memorial Day weekend is the traditional start of Hollywood's summer movie season. Hamid Hashemi, iPic Entertainment founder and CEO, plans to offer upscale dinners and drinks to get people out their home and back to the box office.
What Google may buy, if it goes on a global buying spree.
The studio has thrown an estimated $250 million behind the flick, and a strong performance can buoy Fox after a string of disappointments.
Even after a few high-profile acquisitions in the cable industry, Liberty Media CEO Gregory B. Maffei told CNBC more deals are likely.
Netflix will launch its online movie and TV subscription service later this year in France, Germany and four other European countries.
Lifted by a larger number of shows and star-driven productions, Broadway attendance has been climbing.
Comic book legend Stan Lee, discusses the popularity of comic books and the legendary super heroes he's created along the way. Lee also discusses his relationship with Marvel illustrator Jack Kirby.
Disneyland announced big increases to its ticket prices Sunday, evidence the massive upgrades made to the parks during the recession are paying off.
Amazon will launch three original children's TV shows this summer for Prime members on the company's instant video service.