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MOSCOW— A television station owned by the Russian defense ministry is offering a job to former "Top Gear" host Jeremy Clarkson. The BBC announced Wednesday that it wouldn't renew Clarkson's contract after a fracas with a producer, ending his connection to the immensely popular program. The Zvezda TV channel published a letter to Clarkson on its website late...
Incoming Dish Network CEO, Charlie Ergen, sits down with CNBC's David Faber to discuss Sling TV and potential competitors.
TV blackouts have lost significance, and experts says the NFL's move to drop them is designed to appease lawmakers and regulators.
The story of the television bundle has CNBC's Jim Cramer hooked. "This is such a great story," he said.
CNBC's Jim Cramer calls the TV bundle story a great one that pits the young against the old.
National Football League teams voted to suspend the league's long-standing TV blackout policy for the upcoming season.
"Mad Men" star Jon Hamm speaks about the end of Don Draper, the evolving world of original content and why he isn't involved with social media.
GATINEAU, Quebec, March 19- Canadian television viewers will no longer be forced to pay for vast numbers of channels they do not watch, the country's broadcast regulator said in a sweeping ruling on Thursday. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission said cable and satellite providers had to offer viewers an affordable basic package...
Unbundling is going to be engineered by the cable companies, says Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors chairman & CEO, sharing his thoughts on the battle for content and viewers.
Sony has unveiled its PlayStation Vue streaming video service, announcing pricing, and launching in three cities.
NEW YORK— Sony jumped into the pay-television business Wednesday with an online package of more than 50 channels starting at $50 a month. In the works for more than a year, the PlayStation Vue service could drive more people to drop their traditional cable or satellite TV offerings, especially as Sony touts such benefits as unlimited online storage for...
SONY'S PLAYSTATION VUE ONLINE TV SERVICE LAUNCHES AT $50 A. NEW YORK, March 18- Sony Corp on Wednesday launched its PlayStation Vue Web video service in three cities, targeting customers looking for cheaper alternatives to cable with packages starting at $50. Sony's service will have more than 85 channels, including programming from three major networks, CBS,...
CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Piper Jaffray Senior Research Analyst Gene Munster discuss Apple's next possible moves following expectations of an online television service from tech giant.
SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK, March 17- Apple Inc's planned video streaming service may not be a tough sell for media companies who could be enticed by the company's ubiquitous iPhones and iPads, which represent a new stream of growth for an industry losing viewers. The Wall Street Journal on Monday reported that some broadcasters are in talks to sign on to a new Apple...
Apple is reportedly releasing a Web TV service this Fall. Discovery founder John Hendricks is launching "CuriosityStream" on Wednesday, and explains what Apple could be after in the streaming space.
Apple's plans for its Web television service are really shaking things up for consumers and the cable companies.
NEW YORK— Dish Network's Sling TV is now offering an app on Xbox One, the first gaming console to be able to feature the company's online television service. "World News Extra" will have Bloomberg TV, HLN, Euro News and others. Shares of Englewood, Colorado- based Dish Network Corp. dipped 25 cents to $73.29 in afternoon trading.
After being cancelled by NBC, cult comedy show "Community" has been rescued by Yahoo. The show's sixth season starts streaming online Tuesday.
Discussing Apple's new plans for its web TV streaming service, with Cantor Fitzgerald's Brian White.
What Apple's new TV streaming service means for the traditional cable bundle, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.