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TORONTO, March 6- Three porn channels based in Toronto may not be Canadian enough for the country's broadcast regulator, which said this week it is concerned they are not serving up the requisite 35 percent of Canadian content.
March 6- Media executive Jack Griffin was appointed on Thursday as chief executive of Tribune Co's forthcoming spinoff newspaper company, Tribune Publishing. Tribune also announced that Eddy Hartenstein, the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and former DirecTV executive, will become non-executive chairman of Tribune Publishing's board.
DirecTV is in talks with Disney to license the rights to offer Disney's broadcast and cable channels as part of an Internet deal, DirecTV said.
PRETORIA, South Africa-- A South African TV channel has apologized for broadcasting an image of a witness in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial after the woman requested that she not be shown. News channel eNCA says it used the picture of state witness Michelle Burger in a broadcast while she was giving testimony Tuesday.
Dish Network and Walt Disney reached a long-term deal to carry Disney-owned networks and deliver the content outside of a traditional TV.
March 4- Dish Network Corp and Walt Disney Co reached a long-term deal, allowing the No.2 satellite TV provider to carry Disney-owned networks such as ABC and ESPN, and deliver the content outside of a traditional TV subscription.
Ratings for the Academy Awards telecast in the nation's biggest television markets are up 7 percent over last year.
WASHINGTON, March 3- The U.S. Supreme Court said on Monday that online television service FilmOn X LLC cannot intervene in support of competitor Aereo Inc, which is being challenged by the four major U.S. broadcasters over its use of television broadcast signals.
Comcast is considering spinning off 3 million subscribers into a publicly traded company, according to sources familiar with the matter.
"Cake Boss" Buddy Valastro helps CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" celebrate its second anniversary on the floor of the NYSE baking the crew a special cake.
Netflix may have to make similar arrangements with other broadband providers to ensure customers get access to its streaming movies and TV shows.
Jeopardy! Contestant Arthur Chu discusses his experience on the game show, and why fans "love to hate him." 2003 Jeopardy! College Champion Keith Williams, provides perspective.
Piers Morgan's three-year stint as host of a prime time CNN talk show is coming to an end, the cable news channel said.
Richard Greenfield, BTIG analyst, discusses whether Netflix's deal to pay Comcast for faster speeds for video services will interfere with Comcast's plans to acquire Time Warner.
CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight on Re/code's report saying industry sources say Amazon is getting ready to launch a Web TV box.
DirecTV CEO Mike White called for U.S. scrutiny of Comcast's purchase of Time Warner Cable and the "effective broadband monopoly" it might create.
Feb 21- Dish Network Corp, the second-largest U.S. satellite TV company after DirecTV, reported a 38 percent rise in profit for the fourth quarter as it added a net 8,000 pay-TV subscribers. Net income attributable to the company rose to $288 million, or 63 cents per share, in the quarter ended Dec. 31, from $209 million, or 46 cents per share, a year earlier.
For the first time since 1995, investors can invest directly in QVC. The shopping network has survived the digital shift surprisingly well.
Feb 19- A federal judge in Utah on Wednesday barred online television service provider Aereo from retransmitting programs in a handful of U.S. states, ahead of a closely watched Supreme Court hearing this year between the company and major broadcasters.
Feb 19- A federal judge in Utah on Wednesday barred online television service provider Aereo from retransmitting programs, but only if the Supreme Court also sides with major broadcasters later this year.