• If you subscribe to Dish's $20- a-month Internet TV service, Sling TV, you can order HBO for an extra $15 each month. For the moment, you can order HBO Now on Apple devices and through New York- area cable company Cablevision. The number of people who pay cable companies, satellite TV companies and telecommunications companies for TV access— the traditional pay-TV...

  • April 1- Dish Network Corp and Time Warner reached a new agreement on Wednesday that will allow Dish subscribers continued access to Turner Broadcasting and HBO programming. "We're pleased that the Dish customers we all serve can continue to enjoy Turner and HBO's popular programming on multiple platforms," Turner Broadcasting said in the statement.

  • Crimea's only Tatar TV station goes off air Wednesday, 1 Apr 2015 | 4:37 AM ET

    MOSCOW— Crimea's independent television station ATR went off air at midnight on Tuesday after Russian authorities repeatedly refused to give it a broadcasting license. ATR was established as the first channel dedicated to the Crimean Tatars, a native ethnic group of about 300,000 that was deported from the region by the Soviet authorities in 1944. The TV...

  • Nobody's doing us any favors selling HBO: Plepler   Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 11:51 AM ET
    Nobody's doing us any favors selling HBO: Plepler

    At the end of the day it's all about content, says HBO CEO Richard Plepler, discussing the company's plan to stream programing on the Internet.

  • HBO CEO on cable bundle and Apple deal   Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 11:49 AM ET
    HBO CEO on cable bundle and Apple deal

    HBO CEO, Richard Plepler, discusses the cable bundle, pricing and their deal with Apple.

  • HBO Now a 'millennial missile: HBO CEO   Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 11:46 AM ET
    HBO Now a 'millennial missile: HBO CEO

    HBO CEO Richard Plepler, talks with CNBC's Julia Boorstin about the company's long-term strategic plan to expand its streaming TV option.

  • This could change the sports broadcasting game Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 2:28 PM ET
    Seattle Reign soccer

    Real-time video apps have gained traction, but social media streams likely will have little effect on sports broadcasting.

  • Hulk Hogan: The best financial move I ever made   Friday, 27 Mar 2015 | 11:49 AM ET
    Hulkamaniacs headed to Levi Stadium

    WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan, discusses the upcoming WrestleMania 31 annual event, the best way to reach fans and the best financial move he ever made.

  • 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...

  • HBO moves into news   Thursday, 26 Mar 2015 | 1:16 PM ET
    HBO moves into news

    Vice News and HBO will partner on news coverage, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • BBC cash-cow Jeremy Clarkson axed from ‘Top Gear’ Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 10:33 AM ET
    Jeremy Clarkson

    The U.K.’s national broadcaster said on Wednesday it would be letting go the host of “Top Gear,” one its most profitable shows, following a “fracas."

  • Sling TV will cannibalize our business: Ergen   Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 10:28 AM ET
    Sling TV will cannibalize our business: Ergen

    Incoming Dish Network CEO, Charlie Ergen, sits down with CNBC's David Faber to discuss Sling TV and potential competitors.

  • By shelving blackouts, NFL makes Uncle Sam happy Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 1:28 PM ET
    NFL television

    TV blackouts have lost significance, and experts says the NFL's move to drop them is designed to appease lawmakers and regulators.

  • Cramer: The TV bundle pits the young against old Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 12:29 PM ET
    Man watching TV with empty screen

    The story of the television bundle has CNBC's Jim Cramer hooked. "This is such a great story," he said.

  • Cramer talks Netflix and the TV bundle   Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 9:32 AM ET
    Cramer talks Netflix and the TV bundle

    CNBC's Jim Cramer calls the TV bundle story a great one that pits the young against the old.

  • New NFL playbook: Scrap the blackouts, push online Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 2:18 PM ET
    Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks is tackled by the St. Louis Rams in a 2014 NFL game.

    National Football League teams voted to suspend the league's long-standing TV blackout policy for the upcoming season.

  • Jon Hamm: More jobs for actors, harder to stand out

    "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...

  • Content a la carte coming: Mario Gabelli   Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 7:39 AM ET
    Content a la carte coming: Mario Gabelli

    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 unveils streaming TV service PlayStation Vue Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 12:59 PM ET
    Sony Playstation 4

    Sony has unveiled its PlayStation Vue streaming video service, announcing pricing, and launching in three cities.