InterActive Corp. is actively trying to damp down "crazy speculation" around its popular dating service Tinder, Barry Diller tells CNBC.» Read More
April 28- IAC/InterActiveCorp reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as subscription revenue rose from its dating websites and the company said user response to the paid version of its Tinder dating app was better than it had anticipated. "Payment and renewal rates came in solidly against expectations," said Greg Blatt, the chairman of IAC's Match...
April 28- Media mogul Barry Diller's IAC/InterActiveCorp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by higher subscription revenue from its dating websites. Revenue from IAC's dating websites, including Match.com and OurTime.com, rose 2 percent in the first quarter as the number of paid subscribers across websites surged 16 percent.
April 28- Media mogul Barry Diller's IAC/InterActiveCorp reported a 4.3 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by higher subscription income as more users signed up for its dating websites. The company, which also owns video service Vimeo and popular dating app Tinder, said net earnings attributable to shareholders fell to $26.4 million, or 30 cents per...
April 15- Ashley Madison, an online dating agency for cheating spouses, is betting on Europe's "laissez faire" attitude to extramarital affairs to succeed in London where it failed in North America. "In Europe, we have simply got a more laissez faire attitude towards a business such as ours," Christoph Kraemer, director of international relations for Ashley Madison,...
Feb 3- Media mogul Barry Diller's IAC/InterActiveCorp reported the slowest growth in the number of subscribers for its dating websites in several quarters, sending its shares down as much as 6 percent after the bell. The number of paid subscribers for the company's dating sites, which include Match.Com and OurTime.Com, rose just 4 percent in the fourth quarter...
Feb 3- Media mogul Barry Diller's IAC/InterActiveCorp reported a better-than-expected quarterly adjusted profit and revenue, helped by higher income from its search services, dating websites and video service Vimeo. Revenue from IAC's Match Group segment- about a third of total revenue- jumped 15.4 percent, helped by higher income from educational site...
Feb 3- Barry Diller's IAC/InterActiveCorp reported a 14.7 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by higher income from its dating websites and Vimeo video service. The company's net income fell to $70.2 million, or 78 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, from $76.9 million, or 88 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose to $830.8 million from...
Jan 20- A U.S. judge has rejected portions of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's lawsuit seeking to stop Dish Network Corp from selling devices that let viewers skip over commercials when playing back shows. District Judge Dolly Gee in Los Angeles rejected copyright claims that Fox had brought over the Hopper, Dish's digital recording device.
TV streaming service Aereo filed for bankruptcy protection after a U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the company's model violated copyright laws.
Billionaire media mogul Barry Diller, the chairman of IAC, plans to help finance a $170 million park built on a pier off the Hudson River shoreline in Manhattan.
"Barry and I decided a year and a half ago not to talk about Aereo," CBS CEO Leslie Moonves says.
"It's a big victory for the NFL and allows them to keep the value of their content," says one expert.
The trademark decision against the Washington Redskins may not be that big of a deal to the NFL. The real challenge is before the Supreme Court.
US Supreme Court justices appeared unsure on Tuesday whether to rule against online TV startup Aereo in a major copyright case.
As more Americans turn to the Internet to find love, online dating services are starting to look like the new investment darling.
Jenny Abramson, LiveSafe president & CEO, discusses how her software company allows smartphone users to alert police in real time. And Abramson explains why she thinks IAC's Barry Diller is the ultimate disruptor.
Barry Diller staunchly defended JPMorgan Chase, saying the bank had handled itself "quite well" in the face of relentless pressure.
CNBC's Andrew Sorkin and IAC Chairman Barry Diller talk about the risk verses the reward of a settlement. Diller says it is better to give in than to be taken hostage and pay a huge fine.
CNBC's Andrew Sorkin and IAC Chairman Barry Diller discuss the heavy fines levied against SAC and JPM. Diller says there is no point in taking money from shareholders and giving it to the government.
CNBC's Andrew Sorkin and IAC Chairman Barry Diller discuss Jamie Dimon and the JPMorgan settlement. Diller says JPM has done an impressive job changing things for the better.