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  • BSkyB to create multinational European TV network Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 4:19 AM ET

    LONDON— London- based pay TV network BSkyB has agreed to take control of its sister companies in Italy and Germany, creating a multinational European satellite giant. BSkyB said Friday it will buy Sky Italia and 57 percent of Sky Deutschland for 5.35 billion pounds from media giant 21st Century Fox.

  • The FCC's Media Bureau said Sinclair will divest the TV station in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and give up the licenses of Allbritton stations in Birmingham, Alabama, and Charleston, South Carolina, delivering programming there through so-called multi-casting on the signal of stations Sinclair already owns.

  • BRUSSELS, July 24- U.S. cable group Liberty Global has offered to sell its pay TV channel Film1 in an attempt to win EU antitrust approval for its proposed acquisition of Dutch rival Ziggo, a person familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

  • UPDATE 1-Gannett profit and revenue led by TV stations Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 9:06 AM ET

    July 22- Newspaper and broadcast company Gannett Co reported higher revenue and earnings on Tuesday, benefiting from its acquisition of Belo's TV stations.

  • How to trade Netflix     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 4:03 PM ET

    Netflix reported Q2 EPS of $1.15 on revenue of $1.34 billion. AdvisorShares portfolio manager Brad Lamensdorf, is short the stock. Mike Olson, Piper Jaffray, weighs in.

  • Netflix Q2 earnings out     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    Netflix is reporting Q2 EPS of $1.15 on revenue of $1.34 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Brace for more 'digital disruption': Gerald Levin Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 11:34 AM ET

    Murdoch's stunning $80 billion offer for Time Warner may have been rejected, but more media consolidation is likely, ex-Time Warner chief Levin tells CNBC.

  • Sling Media unveils 2 devices for out-of-home TV Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 9:01 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Sling Media, the maker of devices that let people watch their cable channels while traveling, is trying to become more relevant in the living room. Traditionally, Sling's strength has been in so-called place shifting. Attached to the home cable box, the Slingbox device sends video to various phones, tablets and other devices.

  • Tribune sets Aug. 4 date for publishing spinoff Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 11:17 AM ET

    NEW YORK— The Tribune Co. has set Aug. 4 as the date for the expected spinoff of its newspaper publishing business. The new company will be called Tribune Publishing Co. and include newspapers such as the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune.

  • China's state TV targeted in anti-corruption drive Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 11:12 AM ET

    BEIJING— For months, Chinese state television has publicized a steady drumbeat of accusations of bribery and other abuses by a string of officials. The Global Times newspaper, published by the ruling Communist Party, on Monday suggested the broadcaster traded favorable coverage for money.

  • TV channel vows to stay in Hungary despite ad tax Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 10:26 AM ET

    BUDAPEST, Hungary— The head of Hungary's largest broadcaster said Tuesday the company wants to remain in the country despite being seen as the main target of a new tax on advertising revenues.

  • LOS ANGELES, July 14- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc on Monday announced a reorganization of its television business as the network sought to push itself out of last place among the big U.S. broadcasters.

  • Verizon points finger at Netflix     Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    Verizon argues Netflix's mismanagement of its video streaming traffic has led to slower speeds for users. CNBC's Kayla Tausche, and Re/code's Kara Swisher, provides perspective.

  • Dish Network to bid on wireless spectrum Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Dish Network said it plans to participate in the upcoming wireless spectrum auction which could position it to offer mobile services, Re/code reports.

  • TV ads gone too far     Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 11:23 AM ET

    Richard Greenfield, BTIG media and technology analyst, discusses his new advertising note called "Ad Nauseam" where he addresses online and TV ad strategies.

  • And the 2014 Emmy nominees are... Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:37 AM ET

    Netflix earns 31 2014 Emmy nominations, including 13 for "House of Cards" and 12 for "Orange is the New Black."

  • ESPN wins with World Cup     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 2:43 PM ET
    Toni Kroos of Germany challenges DaMarcus Beasley of the United States during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil group G match between the United States and Germany at Arena Pernambuco on June 26, 2014 in Recife, Brazil.

    The World Cup soccer matches have broken all sorts of ratings records for ESPN, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Tim Love, CNBC's "Restaurant Startup," provides a preview of Tuesday night's reality show on CNBC, where Love and Joe Bastianich vie for the opportunity to invest their own money in food ideas that could make them millions.

  • From big to giant: Behemoth TVs start to take off Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 6:47 AM ET
    Sony TVs

    Americans increasingly are replacing their once-enviable 50-inch TVs with even bigger screens. Think: 65-inches and up.

  • Amazon's 'predatory pricing' questioned Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 1:15 PM ET
    Peter Larsen, head of Kindle products for Amazon.com, holds a Kindle Fire HD tablet at a news conference in Santa Monica, California.

    Amazon.com has become so big and powerful that it could threaten to end the publishing industry, a technology attorney told CNBC.