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Spotify also announced a new function that enables nonpaying users to get more access to the music they want to hear.
Shares of Scripps soared after the market closed on a news report that Discovery Communications is considering a bid for the cable company.
TV start-up Aereo said it had turned a profit in some of its markets, and is also looking for broadband partners to pair with its service.
Redbox President Anne Saunders has left the company, Outerwall announced Tuesday. It also announced plans to shutter three ventures.
Growth in global ad spending will accelerate to 5.8 percent a year by 2015, driven by demand for marketing via mobile devices, a survey found.
The service has become a major force in holiday retail, helping consumers find products and stores market to the right consumers.
Comcast tapped JPMorgan for advice as it evaluates a potential bid for Time Warner Cable, people familiar with the matter said.
The new "tailored audiences" tool is designed to dramatically improve advertisers' return on investment, and boost Twitter's bottom line.
Cable and content kings worry about cord-cutting, but a recent move by Disney suggests streaming content for kids is a plan to keep kids hooked on TV.
Pandora cannot work without a "lot more advertising," SiriusXM CEO Jim Meyer told CNBC. "The competition for me has always been free" radio, he continued.
An epic battle between two passengers on a US Airways flight over Thanksgiving unfolded on Twitter. Too bad it was all a hoax.
U.S. court upheld a ban on political ads on public television and radio stations, rejecting an argument it violates the First Amendment.
Comcast is testing new ad technology that inserts up-to-date commercials into past episodes of TV shows that are available on demand.
There's been a huge upheaval in the media landscape. BuzzFeed's Jon Steinberg weighs in on what the future will look like.
Online gambling alone won't save Atlantic City casinos, and the revenues it generates could fall far short of projections, according to Fitch.
Katie Couric will join Marissa Mayer's Yahoo next year as global news anchor while continuing her talk show on ABC.
'Catching Fire' hits theaters this weekend and could outperform the original 'Hunger Games' thanks to a good release period and hotter romance.
Charter Communications is nearing an agreement with banks to raise funds for a bid for Time Warner Cable, according to a report.
NBCUniversal is close to taking a minority stake in a company being formed by AllThingsD journalists, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Billionaire value investor Mario Gabelli told CNBC Thursday that he sees big opportunities in media stocks, specifically Time Warner, News Corp, Viacom, and Discovery.
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