Richard Tullo, Albert Fried and Company, and Amy Yong, Macquarie Research, discuss if consumers will buy Verizon's sliced up bundle plan and forecasts the future of cable providers.» Read More
Rich Greenfield, BTIG media analyst, shares his thoughts on Verizon's custom pay TV with bundles.
NEW YORK, April 16- Gary Kaminsky, a vice chairman in Morgan Stanley's wealth management business, is moving into a part-time advisory role at the bank so he can co-host a television show about Wall Street, the bank confirmed on Thursday. Kaminsky, a former Neuberger Berman executive, spent a few years on the financial news network CNBC before joining Morgan...
WhoSay CEO Steve Ellis discusses the opportunity for celebrities to control their voice, while actress Rosario Dawson shares her favorite social platforms and talks about the new Netflix series, "Daredevil."
NEW YORK— The Crackle video streaming service, known best for Jerry Seinfeld's motorized interview series with fellow comics, says it wants to be more like a traditional television network. Crackle is ad-supported and its video streams are free to consumers, unlike other subscription streaming services like Netflix. Seinfeld is beginning his sixth season of "...
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the first four episodes of the new "Game of Thrones" season leaked online a day before the official premiere. Brian Steinberg, Variety, weighs in.
The first four episodes of "Game of Thrones" leaked online to piracy networks, and Netflix released "Daredevil" Friday, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
If you were casting the Wall Street edition of "Mad Men," who would play Don Draper? Peggy Olson?
For the first time ever all six Star Wars films are available as downloads, but if you don't have time to sit through 13 hours and 14 minutes here are all the films in just under two minutes.
Tom Werner, Carsey-Werner partners, shares his thoughts on the future of media and whether content is still king. I think the focus is on quality content, says Werner.
HBO show "Silicon Valley" had its official screening in San Francisco Wednesday night. CNBC's Josh Lipton shares the highlights.
Disney's Marvel Studios is venturing beyond the realm of family friendly superhero fare with its darker Netflix series.
April 9- Dish Network Corp's Sling TV said it has added Time Warner Inc's HBO to its programming lineup. Users will pay for $15 per month for the service, which will allow users to view programs as they are shown on HBO as well as on-demand. The agreement comes ahead of the season premiere of HBO's much-awaited "Game of Thrones" and " Silicon Valley".
We are building a great program in Brooklyn, says Brett Yormark, Brooklyn Nets CEO, discussing the return of championship boxing to primetime television.
Anthony DiClemente, Nomura, discusses Netflix's strategy to diversify its content to get to its goal of 60-90 million subscribers in the U.S., as more viewers shift to Internet video.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Netflix plans to use Marvel's "Daredevil" to draw younger viewers to its base and compete directly with HBO's "Game of Thrones."
PARIS— Hackers claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group simultaneously blacked out 11 channels of a French global TV network and took over its website and social media accounts on Thursday, in what appeared to be the most ambitious media attack so far by the extremist group. France's interior minister, while counseling caution until investigators find...
MUMBAI, April 9- An Indian court on Thursday held the founder of Satyam Computer Services, which was once one of India's biggest IT outsourcing companies, guilty in the country's biggest corporate accounting fraud, local television channels reported. The court is yet to announce the quantum of punishment in the case, the TV channels reported.
Film and TV producer Brian Grazer discusses his new book "A Curious Mind: The Secret to a Bigger Life" and explains the importance of the story itself on any platform whether it be Netflix or cable.
DirecTV is reportedly ending its advertising campaign with actor Rob Lowe as the series' claims were ruled unsubstantiated.
LONDON, April 7- French media conglomerate Vivendi is looking at a possible acquisition of pay-TV group Sky, as one of several options to expand the reach of its own TV group Canal Plus, three sources familiar with the matter said. Vivendi has turned its attention to Sky after reviewing smaller pay-TV targets in Turkey and other fast-growing markets in Europe, one...