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  • Pulitzers go to Guardian, Post for spying coverage Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014 | 7:23 AM ET
    Pulitzer Prize Medallion

    The Guardian US and Washington Post were awarded the Pulitzer prize for coverage of secret surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency.

  • Aw, geez, 'Fargo' is on TV with Billy Bob Thornton Monday, 14 Apr 2014 | 9:57 AM ET

    As a furtherance of the 1996 crime classic by Joel and Ethan Coen that starred Frances McDormand, William H. Macy and Steve Buscemi, the TV adaptation is a wonder.

  • April 9- Hearst TV said on Wednesday it signed an agreement with Dish Network Corp ending a blackout that affected Dish subscribers who could not see programs from ABC, NBC and CBS broadcast affiliate stations in 25 markets. "We appreciate the support and patience of our viewers, advertisers and local communities served by our stations," Hearst said in a statement.

  • Dish, Hearst TV battle as TV programs in 25 cities cut Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 11:45 AM ET

    April 9- Dish Network Corp customers in 25 markets across the United States can no longer view programs from ABC, NBC and CBS broadcast affiliate stations due to an impasse between the satellite provider and Hearst Television. Hearst owns 29 local TV broadcast affiliate stations in 25 markets, including Baltimore, Boston and New Orleans.

  • LONDON, April 9- Vice Media, the New York- based group whose edgy reportage has proved a hit with young people, plans to sell more content to mainstream TV groups after signing such a deal with "American Idol" producer Fremantle Media, it said on Wednesday.

  • NBC chief says traditional TV season outdated Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 5:13 PM ET

    NBC Universal CEO Steve Burke said Monday that NBC is premiering six scripted series and three reality shows this summer. He said ratings during the hot-weather months are just as important to NBC as those in the spring and fall. One longtime TV tradition that NBC isn't backing away from is the focus on viewers aged 18 to 49 years old, despite an aging population.

  • Microsoft to produce original TV shows for Xbox Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 1:18 PM ET
    Nancy Tellem, president of entertainment at Microsoft Corp., at the Microsoft Entertainment Studios in Santa Monica, Calif., March 27, 2014.

    Microsoft has built a new television studio, and plans to roll out six series this June, said a report in Bloomberg.

  • 'Game of Thrones' premiere crashes HBO Go     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 11:26 AM ET

    Todd Spangler, Variety digital editor, shares his opinions on the demand for "Game of Thrones" after HBO Go crashed, and the overall interest in HBO's original programming.

  • Barrett-Jackson goes live with Discovery     Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Craig Jackson, Barrett-Jackson Auction Company CEO, discusses his new partnership with Discovery Communications which will air his auction show live starting in 2015.

  • 'Got Talent' TV talent format sets Guinness record Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 5:46 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES— The producers of the "Got Talent" franchise say the TV talent contest is a winner in its own right. Syco Entertainment and FremantleMedia said Monday that Guinness World Records has deemed the series the most successful reality TV format worldwide. The latest versions to air include those in Iceland and Brazil.

  • Latvia, Lithuania ban Russian state TV broadcasts Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 9:42 AM ET

    VILNIUS, Lithuania— Latvia is joining Lithuania in banning Russian state television broadcasts because it found that several programs about the Ukraine crisis were tendentious and not in the Baltic nation's security interests.

  • Who will be Letterman's heir?     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 2:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan discusses late night ad revenue and speculates who will fill David Letterman's chair.

  • April 3- Latino-focused cable network NUVOtv, backed by Jennifer Lopez, said its parent company SiTV Media Inc would buy Madison Square Garden Co's Fuse TV. As part of the acquisition, NUVOtv also plans to utilize Fuse's street front studio on Seventh Avenue in Manhattan- across from Madison Square Garden.

  • April 3- Latino-focused channel NuvoTV is nearing a deal to buy Madison Square Garden Co's Fuse TV and may announce the deal on Friday, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Fuse, an American music television network, reaches about 74 million homes through pay-TV systems including DirecTV and Dish Network Corp..

  • Review: Fire TV device great, but not fully ready Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 2:45 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Amazon's new Fire TV streaming device shows a lot of potential in bringing together the best features from competing devices and adding voice search on top of that. But for now, it's largely promise: Many of the best features work with only a handful of video services, which makes Fire TV primarily a showcase for Amazon's video offerings.

  • HBO takes on 'Silicon Valley'     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 11:46 AM ET

    There is a new comedy series about the tech world that's coming to HBO this weekend, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.

  • CNBC's Fortt brings the Fire to Post 9     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt demos Amazon's new Fire TV streaming device that will compete with Apple in the video streaming market place.

  • NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, April 2- Amazon.com Inc made a play for the increasingly crowded home entertainment arena by unveiling the $99 "Fire TV" video and game streaming device on Wednesday, with hopes of boosting its main online retail business over the longer term.

  • NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, April 2- Amazon.com Inc unveiled a $99 video streaming device called Fire TV that the e-commerce company promised would be more powerful and easier to use than rival services by Apple Inc, Google Inc and Roku. Fire TV, which is available on Amazon.com, can access Netflix, Hulu and other providers of streaming video content.

  • Amazon TV shares name with online porn site Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 12:40 PM ET

    Amazon's splash into the video streaming and gaming set-top box world has an accidental tie to the porn industry.

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