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  • News Corp. to Take Charge of Up to $1.4 Billion Friday, 24 May 2013 | 7:21 PM ET
    News Corp. headquarters in New York

    News Corp. said it would take a charge of $1.2 billion to $1.4 billion in the current quarter to write down assets related to its publishing unit.

  • Arrested Development Launches Sunday on Netflix   Friday, 24 May 2013 | 4:50 PM ET
    Arrested Development Launches Sunday on Netflix

    Netflix is launching a new season of Arrested Development on Sunday, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Hulu is also in the spotlight, with reports that Yahoo has put in a bid for the online video giant.

  • Yahoo Joins List of Hulu Bidders Friday, 24 May 2013 | 4:05 PM ET

    Yahoo has submitted a formal proposal to buy Hulu, joining a growing list of bidders for the video service owned by News Corp. and Walt Disney.

  • Summer Sun, Summer Fun, in a Virtual Era Friday, 24 May 2013 | 12:04 PM ET

    The way people spend their free time, where they stay when they travel, and what they eat, are being transformed by collaborative platforms, the power of mobile and GPS.

  • Star Trek's Tricorder to Become Reality   Friday, 24 May 2013 | 11:59 AM ET
    Star Trek's Tricorder to Become Reality

    Walter De Brouwer, Scanadu co-founder and CEO, explains his company's medical tricorder, which can monitor a person's vital signs just by holding up to their forehead for 10 seconds.

  • 'Arrested Development' Back Sunday   Friday, 24 May 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    'Arrested Development' Back Sunday

    The hit show "Arrested Development" returns, this time to Netflix, with Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, and Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities.

  • Russia's 'Facebook' Blacklisted by 'Mistake' Friday, 24 May 2013 | 10:01 AM ET

    Russia's leading online social network was briefly banned on Friday, in a move dismissed as a "mistake" but which follows intensifying official pressure on the company.

  • Ashton Kutcher: 'Facebook Is the New Religion' Friday, 24 May 2013 | 3:26 AM ET
    Ashton Kutcher speaks at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2013

    Ashton Kutcher says he will invest only in companies that have a mobile component. He made the revelation in an interview I hosted on-stage at the CTIA wireless conference.

  • Jennifer Lopez and Verizon Launch Viva Movil Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 9:49 PM ET
    tv-jennifer lopez-pilot--691025355_v2.jpg

    Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez is going in a whole new direction. She's partnering with Verizon Wireless to launch a new wireless retail company.

  • China's Big Hollywood Ambition   Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 4:48 PM ET
    China's Big Hollywood Ambition

    Chinese investment in the U.S. is extremely controversial, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; and Gordon Chang, author of "The Coming Collapse of China," says the U.S. needs to be careful because the Chinese want to control Hollywood.

  • Verizon, JLo Team Up   Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 4:43 PM ET
    Verizon, JLo Team Up

    Jennifer Lopez is partnering with Verizon Wireless to launch a new wireless company targeting the Latino market, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Angry Birds: A Media Empire?   Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 2:41 PM ET
    Angry Birds: A Media Empire?

    Rovio is working to turn Angry Birds and Bad Piggies into a media empire, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. Harri Koponen, Rovio Entertainment COO, discusses the decision to publish and promote third party games.

  • CTIA Buzz: Mobile Mags Remade, Only on Nokia Lumia Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 1:39 PM ET
    The Nokia Lumia 720

    Zinio's magazine reading app has been around for a dozen years. But a new version, exclusively for Nokia's Lumia Windows Phone 8, makes the most of the phone's capabilities.

  • Microsoft Unveils New Xbox, Plans Exclusive Games Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 11:16 AM ET
    Microsoft's Xbox One.

    Microsoft debuted its long-anticipated next generation Xbox, called the "Xbox One," a device that allows users to switch more easily between entertainment options.

  • Microsoft Xbox Takes on Apple, Google With Smart TV Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 7:37 AM ET
    Microsoft's Xbox One.

    Microsoft unveiled its long-anticipated next generation console Xbox One on Tuesday, but it was its inclusion of live TV, rather than its gaming capabilities that set tongues wagging.

  • BuzzFeed: Making Business News Go Viral   Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 6:40 AM ET
    BuzzFeed: Making Business News Go Viral

    Peter Lauria, BuzzFeed business editor, discusses the launch of its business section website.

  • Cannes Selection Shows Unraveling of Contemporary Italy Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 4:00 AM ET
    Rome, Italy

    Paolo Sorrentino's "The Great Beauty" is one of several films that touch on the unraveling of contemporary Italy in official selection at the Cannes film festival this year.

  • Sony to Assess Loeb Spin-Off Plan; Cuts Targets Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 2:12 AM ET
    Sony's Xperia Z

    Sony cut its sales targets for digital cameras, smartphones, and tablets, but said there were "encouraging" signs of a revival in its electronics business.

  • Disney-Owned ESPN Cutting 300-Plus Jobs: Source Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 6:01 PM ET

    ESPN, the sports channel that is Walt Disney's most profitable unit, is cutting 300 to 400 jobs across the company and closing a small Denver office, a source said.

  • Keeping Your Cell Operating In Crisis   Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 4:49 PM ET
    Keeping Your Cell Operating In Crisis

    How can you keep your cellular device operating in times of natural disaster? CNBC's Jon Fortt reports from the CTIA Wireless Conference with tips.

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