Expect big acts for the media and entertainment industry next year: big deals, bigger convergence, biggest mobile universe. Julia Boorstin shares her insights.» Read More
The launch of its fourth season was a 'success and did have a noticeable effect on network traffic," according to Procera, a network intelligence company.
USA Today boldly proclaims a "solid" bull run in the stock market ... and that has some contrary indicator watchers thinking it's time to start selling.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses her interview with Netflix CEO Reed Hastings. Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital Markets, and Ed Williams, BMO Capital Markets, provide their thoughts on the company's strategy to provide original programming amid fierce competition in the field.
Despite many in the market who would like to see an acquisition of Netflix, its co-founder and CEO said the company is better off remaining independent.
As News Corp. prepares to separate its publishing business from its entertainment assets, the publishing company's new chief executive said there are "relentless" cost cuts in store.
"This is how HBO started," said Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, discussing the company's global growth strategy with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Investors want to know if Netflix can continue its stellar performance, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
IAC/InterActive Corp is seeking potential buyers for Newsweek, the magazine that stopped U.S. print publications last year, sources told Hollywood trade paper Variety on Tuesday.
Vyclone, a video app that lets users create movies from smartphone videos and share them via social media, has seen fast adoption, its founders say.
The action-packed sixth installment of the "Fast & Furious" film franchise became the biggest opening film in Universal Pictures' history during Memorial Day weekend.
Though Sony is best known for consumer electronics and a few say it needs to revive that business, some analysts argue that it would just be throwing good money after bad.
The glitterati of the social media world were recently in Singapore for the Social Star Awards.
News Corp. said it would take a charge of $1.2 billion to $1.4 billion in the current quarter to write down assets related to its publishing unit.
Netflix is launching a new season of Arrested Development on Sunday, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Hulu is also in the spotlight, with reports that Yahoo has put in a bid for the online video giant.
Yahoo has submitted a formal proposal to buy Hulu, joining a growing list of bidders for the video service owned by News Corp. and Walt Disney.
The way people spend their free time, where they stay when they travel, and what they eat, are being transformed by collaborative platforms, the power of mobile and GPS.
Ashton Kutcher says he will invest only in companies that have a mobile component. He made the revelation in an interview I hosted on-stage at the CTIA wireless conference.
Walter De Brouwer, Scanadu co-founder and CEO, explains his company's medical tricorder, which can monitor a person's vital signs just by holding up to their forehead for 10 seconds.
The hit show "Arrested Development" returns, this time to Netflix, with Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, and Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities.
Chinese investment in the U.S. is extremely controversial, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; and Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," says the U.S. needs to be careful because the Chinese want to control Hollywood.
Expect big acts for media and entertainment next year: big deals, bigger convergence, biggest mobile universe.
The deal Twitter struck with Starcom Media Group guarantees millions in advertising dollars in exchange for advertising spots for Starcom clients.
The service has become a major force in holiday retail, helping consumers find products and stores market to the right consumers.