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Comcast is considering spinning off 3 million subscribers into a publicly traded company, according to sources familiar with the matter.
Winning Best Picture at the Oscars doesn't necessarily boost a movie's box office take.
Amazon gives away movies and TV shows to people who join its Amazon Prime subscription service. Will it start giving away music, too?
Here's a preview of Sunday's Academy Awards show—Oscar facts and figures from years gone by.
Victor Koo, Youku Tudou founder, chairman and CEO, discusses the marketing of movies to the Chinese audience and mobile monetization. "Fast Money" trader Tim Seymour provides a trade.
Tom Forte, Telsey Advisory Group, discusses what he expects to hear today at the tech giant's annual meeting. Management could likely reiterate its comments about new products which could include a watch and television, says Forte.
While the rise of smartphones and tablets is changing consumer viewing habits, the strength of the traditional TV set remains resilient.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss DreamWorks weak Q4 performance, and disclose what's behind the success of Disney.
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner has made it clear that the company sees huge potential in China, and the business network is taking steps to profit from it.
Netflix may have to make similar arrangements with other broadband providers to ensure customers get access to its streaming movies and TV shows.
Like Netflix, Starz wants to win viewers with original programming. But its steady business has plenty of runway even without a blockbuster.
Don't count Netflix co-founder Mitch Lowe among the thousands who spent an entire weekend watching "House of Cards."
There is a good reason Goldman Sachs has been unable to uncover the employee behind the @GSElevator Twitter account: he doesn't work at the firm.
A day after the announcement of the Netflix-Comcast deal, Verizon's CEO says he expects to reach an agreement with the streaming service over bandwidth.
Comcast and Netflix have agreed to a deal that would end slowness for the cable company's customers who view Netflix's video streams.
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 Mike White called for U.S. scrutiny of Comcast's purchase of Time Warner Cable and the "effective broadband monopoly" it might create.
Facebook takes a big step toward mobile with its acquisition of WhatsApp, a start-up with a working business model.
For the first time since 1995, investors can invest directly in QVC. The shopping network has survived the digital shift surprisingly well.
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?