China's Dalian Wanda group and Tencent said they would set up an $814 million e-commerce joint venture with Baidu as the firms compete with Alibaba.» Read More
In America, teenagers think that braces are awkward, dorky and annoying. But in Asia, braces are cool. They're so cool in fact, that teens in Thailand, Indonesia and China are even wearing fake braces to make a fashion statement.
Al Gore's liberal TV network has been purchased by Al Jazeera, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Based on ticket sales, the worst movie of 2012 was a 106-minute long black-and-white $2 million musical fiasco, that had a total of $117 in ticket sales.
We nearly ran out of Twinkies and bacon, and Snooki from the “Jersey Shore” gave birth – all apocalyptic signs if there ever were any – and yet, the world didn’t end in 2012. Here’s a look back at some of the weirder moments of 2012 and what we learned from each one.
CNBC.com lists the best cheerleading squads of 2013, with rankings provided by former Atlanta Falcons cheerleader Michele Crawford-Carnegie. Read ahead to see what she chose.
Early Christmas box office results are in and it looks like yesterday was a big one. Paul Dergarabedian, Hollywood.com, weighs in.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin takes a close look at what investors can expect from the media industry in 2013.
HIGH FIVE! We survived! Here are 10 things to do after the #nopocalypse.
App-makers are pulling out all the stops this Christmas season. Here are some of Julia Boorstin's favorites.
Some people think Friday will be Judgment Day, so now is a good time for them to look into products for Saturday. CNBC.com presents 10 products for doomsday preppers to keep in their bug-out bags.
Amazon is investing in original shows with six comedy pilots for its Amazon Instant Video streaming service.
The Mad Money crew piece together the best sound bites from this week's shows, including host Jim Cramer's stylish sweater from Gap in which he says he looks like Jimmy Carter, and why his index finger was in pain during the tapings.
Bilbo Baggins is under a lot of pressure. Not only does he have to free a dwarf kingdom, but MGM is counting on him to pave the way for its IPO.
On Wednesday, Coinstar revealed details of its Redbox movie-streaming service. The direct attack on Netflix sent Coinstar up as much as 4 percent, while Netflix shares traded nearly 8 percent higher.
Telemundo is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. Emilio Romano, Telemundo Media president, discusses the unveiling of the company's new logo, and recent growth.
Fifteen years after opening on Broadway, Disney's stage version of "The Lion King" is the highest-grossing musical in history. Director Julie Taymor describes bringing the story from screen to stage.
The band's 50-year anniversary tour comes with steep ticket prices. See what these prices would have bought in 1962.
Disney and Netflix are in a content-streaming deal, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Securing the rights to first-run Disney movies starting in 2016 is a big deal for Netflix — it sent Netflix shares soaring. It's the first time the streaming video service has acquired the rights to a major studio films in the 'premium TV' window, beating HBO, Showtime and Starz.
Netflix shares skyrocketed on Tuesday after the streaming video service announced it scored an exclusive deal with Disney.
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