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  • Google aims for touchdown with NFL TV bid Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013 | 10:51 AM ET

    Google has held meetings with the National Football League about a potential TV deal.

  • TiVo challenges Apple, Google with Roamio service Tuesday, 20 Aug 2013 | 11:35 AM ET
    A TiVo Inc. Stream device is displayed at Pepcom DigitalFocus in New York.

    The company known for popularizing DVR capabilities for cable subscribers is looking to revolutionize TV again.

  • Yahoo makes Webb permanent chairman Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 8:31 PM ET

    Yahoo named former eBay executive Maynard Webb as its permanent chairman. The move comes as CEO Marissa Mayer's turnaround effort hits the one-year mark.

  • In India, newspapers are enjoying growth Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 1:18 AM ET

    Newspaper executives in the US or Europe can only fantasize about the problems confronting their Indian peers: how to source the extra newsprint for rising circulations.

  • Craving ads, Facebook says 1 in 3 visits every day Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 6:27 PM ET

    One in three people in the United States visit Facebook every day, the company said Tuesday, releasing regional data for the first time to draw more advertisers.

  • Judge nixes race-based claims in Paula Deen suit Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:51 PM ET
    Paula Deen

    A federal judge in Georgia has thrown out race discrimination claims by a former Savannah restaurant manager whose lawsuit against Paula Deen burned her culinary empire badly.

  • For $20,000, a Hollywood script doc will see you Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    One company will crunch previous box-office data to gauge a script's viability.

  • Newspaper bane: Nobody reads the stories anymore Saturday, 10 Aug 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    For all the ruckus about fixing the newspaper business, the sad truth is that people just don't read the stories anymore. And you probably won't finish this one.

  • Aereo to fill Dallas void left by Time-CBS spat Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 8:31 AM ET

    Internet TV startup Aereo will soon be available in Dallas, one of the cities affected by the Time Warner Cable-CBS blackout.

  • CBS, TWC back in talks but 'badly off course' Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 2:10 PM ET

    CBS said that Time Warner Cable trying to hurt its online content deals while Time Warner Cable said the channel is using coercive practices.

  • Fore! Could Tiger help resolve the CBS-TWC spat? Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    Will sports be the tipping point in the fight between CBS and Time Warner Cable? Golf fans with TWC service sure hope so because of the PGA Championship this weekend.

  • This major publisher says no way it's up for sale Thursday, 8 Aug 2013 | 6:57 AM ET
    The New York Times building in New York City.

    The New York Times is not for sale, its controlling family and publisher have said, after a week in which both The Boston Globe and The Washington Post were bought out.

  • Film, TV businesses spur Time Warner profit jump Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 8:42 AM ET
    The Time Warner Center in New York City.

    Time Warner says its second-quarter net income jumped 87 percent, boosted by better results at its film and TV businesses.

  • Kutcher: I was 'terrified' portraying Steve Jobs Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 3:24 PM ET
    Actor Ashton Kutcher plays Steve Jobs in the red carpet premiere of "Jobs".

    Actor Ashton Kutcher talks about his starring role in Jobs, the upcoming biopic about the late tech innovator Steve Jobs, which he hopes will inspire the unemployed.

  • Time Warner, AOL & Groupon in Focus Wednesday Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 12:36 AM ET

    Time Warner second quarter results due out Wednesday morning are expected to benefit from growth in advertising and subscription revenue at its cable networks.

  • Disney expects big 'Lone Ranger' loss Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 5:35 PM ET
    Johnny Depp as Tonto in Disney's Lone Ranger

    Disney earnings beat amid growth at its theme parks and media networks but there was weakness at the movie division and the company projected a big loss from the "Lone Ranger."

  • AOL makes $405 million bet on Internet video, ads Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013 | 8:47 AM ET
    AOL offices in Palo Alto, Calif.

    AOL announced better-than-expected profits, and plans to acquire video ad platform Adap.Tv. This deal marks a "very important day in AOL history," CEO Tim Armstrong told CNBC.

  • Loeb to 'wait and see' after Sony nixes spin-off Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 12:01 PM ET
    Daniel Loeb, founder and chief executive officer of Third Point LLC

    Billionaire investor Dan Loeb's Third Point is taking a "wait-and-see approach" after Sony on Monday evening rejected its plan to spin off the company's entertainment business.

  • CBS-TWC spat heats up, politicians seek penalties Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 9:30 AM ET
    Les Moonves, president and chief executive officer of CBS Corp.

    CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves fired back at Time Warner Cable, pulling out harsh language to reject the cable company's latest overture in their dispute over broadcasting fees.

  • Amazon CEO Bezos buying the Washington Post Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 6:40 PM ET
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

    Bezos will buy The Washington Post Co.'s newspaper publishing business for $250 million as an individual, not through Amazon.

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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.