• Graham Holdings launches Trove news reader Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 12:58 PM ET
    Trove.com app

    The app, launched Wednesday, aims to build on the company's understanding of how people consume news.

  • A Google Glass pirate? Feds pull user from theater Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 11:05 AM ET
    File photo: Google Glass

    Federal anti-piracy agents working for Homeland Security pulled a man out of an AMC Theater in Ohio for wearing Google Glass.

  • Amazon considering online pay-TV service: Report Tuesday, 21 Jan 2014 | 3:57 PM ET
    An Amazon distribution center

    Amazon.com is considering launching its own online pay-TV service, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing sources.

  • Cast in of 'American Hustle' onstage during the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on Saturday in Los Angeles, California.

    The cast of the 1970s crime caper "American Hustle" grooved its way to the top prize from the Screen Actors Guild on Saturday in a key test of the film's Oscar mettle six weeks ahead of a likely competitive race for Academy Awards.

  • Jessica Alba's sustainable venture raising $25M Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 5:21 PM ET
    Brian Chin and Jessica Alba, The Honest

    The Honest Co.'s expansion plans include moving from an online-only model to physical locations.

  • Videogame star aims to make gamers heroes Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    Bachir Boumaaza, whose goes by the gaming moniker “Athene”

    The videogame industry gets criticized for glorifying violence but the "World's Best Gamer," (aka "Athene") hopes to turn gamers into real-life heroes.

  • Oscars: Who will be walking away with an award?  Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 3:45 AM ET

    Ben Roberts, director of Film Fund at the BFI, and Georg Szalai, international business editor at Hollywood Reporter, discuss their predictions for the Oscars.

  • Oscar nomination: What's the profit boost?  Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 2:10 AM ET

    Movies nominated for the Academy Awards not only get the prestige of being recognized, but cash in on a box office boost.

  • Sony and Disney's Movie Businesses  Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 10:21 PM ET

    Atul Goyal, Senior Analyst at Jefferies, compares two of the biggest companies in movie industry, and explains why Disney is faring better in United States.

  • Star Wars fever grips CNBC  Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 7:53 PM ET

    As LucasFilm launches its brand new production facility in Singapore, the Asia Squawk Box team joins in on the Star Wars theme.

  • Megan Ellison sweeps Oscar noms  Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 3:16 PM ET

    Oracle CEO Larry Ellison's daughter, Megan Ellison, finds herself in the middle of The Oscars race. Megan's company Annapurna Pictures produced "American Hustle" and "Her." CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.

  • Patriots president on Tom Brady's sickness Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 10:20 AM ET
    Tom Brady

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will be on the field this weekend for the big game, said team President Jonathan Kraft, looking to reassure concerned fans.

  • 'American Hustle,' 'Gravity' top Oscar nods Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 8:49 AM ET

    Hot off the heels of Sunday's Golden Globe Awards, some familiar film faces nabbed coveted Oscar nominations Thursday morning.

  • Charter reaches out to Comcast on Time Warner Cable Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 7:02 AM ET
    A field technician for Time Warner Cable, prepares to check a WiFi hotspot using a bucket truck in Manhattan Beach, California.

    Charter Communications reached out to Comcast about teaming up to buy Time Warner Cable, after the larger rival rejected its takeover bid.

  • Kate Moss turns 40  Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:25 AM ET

    As Kate Moss turns 40, Mark Borkowski, founder of Mark Borkowski PR discusses how she has turned her image into a powerful brand.

  • As 'Duck Dynasty' returns, merchandisers cash in Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 7:03 PM ET
    Television personalities, left to right,  Si Robertson, Willie Robertson and Phil Robertson from A&E Television Networks' "Duck Dynasty."

    "Duck Dynasty" is a merchandising phenomenon with about $400 million in 2013 sales in products that include DVDs, action figures, and even wine.

  • AOL unloads money-losing local news service Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 5:46 PM ET
    Tim Armstrong, CEO and chairman of AOL

    AOL CEO Tim Armstrong has struck a deal with investment fund Hale Global to unload the Internet company's money-losing local news service, Patch.

  • The return of Jenna Jameson Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 1:58 PM ET
    Jenna Jameson, pictured here last year, is credited with helping to bring adult entertainment into the mainstream.

    After vowing never to come back, Jenna Jameson is appearing at awards shows and has an endorsement deal with Fleshlight.

  • Apple settles with FTC over apps and kids Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 11:50 AM ET
    A child plays an app game on an iPod Touch.

    CEO Tim Cook says his company has already closed the loophole and that the FTC won't require any further changes to the purchase policy.

  • Building the iTunes of porn Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 2:38 PM ET

    Two competing companies—SkweezMe and MindGeek—are trying to bring an iTunes-like pricing and distribution model to porn.

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