The Obama Administration screened "The Interview" in June, reports CNBC's John Harwood.» Read More
Following the news, both stocks are rose more than 6 percent.
The New York Times will launch a new smartphone app and a premium monthly subscription package on April 2.
A majority of Americans are skeptical about the proposed merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan checks into the pay and golden parachutes of media moguls and CEOs.
Looks like someone just hit the gas pedal on the TV revolution, says BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg.
Apple is in talks with Comcast to enter into a deal for a streaming-television service that would allow Apple set-top boxes to bypass congestion on the web.
Netflix CEO said Internet service providers should give content companies adequate network connections for free, and singled out Comcast for supporting "weak" internet traffic rules.
The Twitter ban by Turkey's prime minister is "not acceptable," the EU's digital commissioner Neelie Kroes told CNBC.
The chairman of Bloomberg said that the firm should have reconsidered articles that deviated from its core of coverage of business news. NYT reports.
Want to reach people on Facebook with your business? You may soon have to pay up.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on Disney's shareholder meeting where 10 of 11 of its board members were re-elected.
Disney shareholders meet against the backdrop of better-than-expected first quarter earnings on theme parks, cable TV and the movie "Frozen."
Kermit the Frog tells CNBC he's not insulted about Wall Street's "muppet" investors.
Amazon is preparing a dongle-like device as its entry into the game console/set top space, sources told Techcruch.
Viacom, which been suing Google over alleged copyright violations at its YouTube unit, has settled out of court, the two companies announced today.
Tony Wible, Janney Montgomery Scott analyst, provides his thoughts on the future of Disney's brand ahead of today's annual shareholder meeting and the likely 2016 retirement of CEO Bob Iger. While Disney is an investing class franchise, we tend to prefer Viacom, says Wible.
Sony Pictures Entertainment on Monday will announce layoffs throughout its studio operations in the United States and abroad.
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo is currently visiting China to learn more about the country's tech and culture trends, according to the company.
Joseph Clayton, Dish Network president & CEO, discusses his deal with Disney and what potential merges could happen in the television industry.
FMHR trader Stephen Weiss explains why he is getting out of Twitter. The FMHR traders weigh in on Stephen's decision.
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