• Comcast customers to see improved Netflix speeds Sunday, 23 Feb 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    Comcast and Netflix have agreed to a deal that would end slowness for the cable company's customers who view Netflix's video streams.

  • CNN cancels 'Piers Morgan Live' Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 7:46 AM ET

    Piers Morgan's three-year stint as host of a prime time CNN talk show is coming to an end, the cable news channel said.

  • DirecTV CEO urges scrutiny of Comcast-TWC deal Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 8:57 AM ET
    Michael White

    DirecTV CEO Mike White called for U.S. scrutiny of Comcast's purchase of Time Warner Cable and the "effective broadband monopoly" it might create.

  • Why WhatsApp's $16 billion price tag makes sense Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 1:32 PM ET
    The mobile-messaging application WhatsApp and the Facebook app are displayed along with other apps on an Apple iPhone.

    Facebook takes a big step toward mobile with its acquisition of WhatsApp, a start-up with a working business model.

  • Forget Amazon, this may be the hot new retail play Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 11:44 AM ET

    For the first time since 1995, investors can invest directly in QVC. The shopping network has survived the digital shift surprisingly well.

  • Casting doubt on Oprah's influence Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 11:15 AM ET
    Oprah Winfrey

    Oprah is getting a lot of votes in the CNBC 25 poll seeking the most influential leaders of the past 25 years. Is she influential—or just popular?

  • 'House of Cards' 101: How to manage the media Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 10:33 AM ET
    Kevin Spacey in House of Cards

    It's rare that Hollywood can teach Corporate America something but in the case of "House of Cards," there are some great lessons for CEOs in managing the media.

  • FCC will not appeal in key Verizon Internet case Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    Tom Wheeler, the chairman of the F.C.C.

    The Federal Communications Commission has decided not to appeal a court ruling that struck down FCC rules on treating web traffic equally.

  • Tony Blair offered to advise Murdoch on hacking Wednesday, 19 Feb 2014 | 11:03 AM ET

    Ex-U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair offered to advise Rupert Murdoch during his media empire's phone-hacking scandal, a court heard on Wednesday.

  • Streaming wars: Winners & losers  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    Shares of Netflix are rising to a record high after subscribers flocked to the streaming sight for season two of "House of cards. The FMHR traders provide perspective on the online streaming space.

  • The new season of "House of Cards" could mean good things for Netflix stock, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday.

  • Amazon's shot at original content: 'The Rebels'  Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 5:30 PM ET

    Jonathan Weinbach, co-executive producer and writer of "The Rebels", weighs in on the unique opportunity Amazon presented for the script. And the "Fast Money" crew trades the original content space. Guy Adami says Netflix is nosebleed territory.

  • For Comcast, industry shifts may aid its TWC bid Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 6:55 AM ET
    A Comcast field service technician arrives to install cable service at a residence in Reading, Pa.

    Comcast’s bid for Time Warner Cable comes amid seismic change, with consumers abandoning cable and instead streaming TV shows online.

  • Facebook is executing: Trader  Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 12:41 PM ET

    How Facebook stacks up against LinkedIn as an investment, with FMHR traders Stephen Weiss and Josh Brown.

  • Who are the biggest losers in the Comcast merger? Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 12:24 PM ET
    Brian Roberts, chairman and CEO of Comcast Corp and Tom Rutledge, president and CEO of Charter Communications.

    Who are the biggest losers in the Comcast merger? Charter Communications is most obvious, but television companies also face risk.

  • Comcast in $45 billion Time Warner Cable deal Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 8:17 AM ET
    Comcast Center headquarters in Philadelphia.

    Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts said he's confident the deal to acquire Time Warner Cable will be approved.

  • Comcast deal 'too big to sail' past feds: Hundt Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 12:28 PM ET

    Regulators are likely to zero in on Comcast-Time Warner Cable's commitment to an open Internet, a former FCC chairman told CNBC.

  • Box CEO: Investing aggressively for growth  Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 2:35 PM ET

    Box CEO Aaron Levie discusses the company's profitability and what makes Box different from other cloud computers. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.

  • Comcast-TWC deal faces significant review in DC Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 11:25 AM ET

    Comcast's deal to acquire Time Warner Cable will undergo a lengthy regulatory review by both the FCC and the Justice Department.

  • Disney is looking to invest in startups Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    Disney and Techstars will invest up to $120,000 in 10 startups, and offer access to a slew of Disney's top executives, including CEO Bob Iger.

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  • Working from Los Angeles, Boorstin is CNBC's media and entertainment reporter and editor of CNBC.com's Media Money section.