Aereo founder Chet Kanojia says the start-up is giving TV viewers the choices they demand, and broadcast networks are ignoring consumers.» Read More
Leslie Moonves, president & CEO of CBS Corp., provides perspective on advertising sales this upcoming television season.
*Signs broad tv and display license with Panasonic Corporation. *Says Panasonic signed multi-year broad license agreement to co's digital tv. *Source text for Eikon* Further company coverage.
LONDON, May 3- Film and television star Michael Palin, who made his name as a founder of comedy group Monty Python, is to receive one of the British entertainment industry's highest accolades.
Time Warner says earnings grew 24 percent in the first three months of the year, as the company benefited from strength in its television networks.
SANTA CLARA, California, April 30- Qualcomm Inc. Qualcomm plans to air it on national TV within the next couple of months. San Diego- based Qualcomm is benefiting from strong demand for mobile devices and a shift by network operators worldwide to a high-speed wireless technology known as long-term evolution, where the chipmaker is ahead of rivals.
LOS ANGELES, April 29- Barry Diller, the billionaire media mogul who is backing the startup Aereo TV service, said on Monday it expects to reach between 25 and 30 percent of the U.S. television audience with the wireless service that broadcasters say undermines the economics of their business.
LOS ANGELES, April 29- Barry Diller, the billionaire media mogul who is backing the startup Aereo TV service said it expects to reach between 25 and 30 percent of the U.S. television audience with the wireless service that broadcasters say undermines the economics of their business.
JOHANNESBURG, April 29- Anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela made his first television appearance in almost a year on Monday, looking thin and frail in his Johannesburg home where he has been resting after a bout of pneumonia.
"Dowton Abbey" producers have been slow at capitalizing on the "Downton" brand. That's all set to change in 2013, the show's executive producer told CNBC.
April 29- Next Radio TV SA:. *HSBC cuts target price to 16 euros from 17 euros; rating overweight. Reuters Station users, click. 1580.
BAGHDAD, April 28- Iraq has suspended the licences of satellite news network Al Jazeera and nine other channels, accusing them of inciting violence through their coverage of recent sectarian clashes.
ALGIERS, April 27- Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has a "health crisis" and has been told by his doctor to rest, a private Algerian television station reported on Saturday in a news flash. Bouteflika comes from a generation of leaders who have ruled Algeria since winning independence from France in the 1954-62 war.
We're heading into the end of the heavy period of earnings season. Next week more than a quarter of the S&P 500 is set to report, including big names in media.
In a wager to revive canceled soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live," two Hollywood veterans are taking the 40-year-old dramas online, remaking them for lifelong fans and a younger audience.
April 26- Antena 3 de Television SA:. *JP Morgan cuts price target to 5.70 euros from 6 euros; rating overweight. For a summary of rating actions and price target changes on European companies: Reuters Eikon users, click on RCH/ EUROPE Reuters 3000 Xtra users, double-click RCH/ EUROPE Reuters Station users, click. 1580.
LOS ANGELES, April 25- MTV has set its sights on turning the popular "Scream" horror film franchise into a television series, the U.S. cable network said on Thursday. MTV said it has ordered a one-hour pilot episode and that producer Dimension Films is in negotiations with the franchise's director, Wes Craven, to direct the pilot.
KIEV, April 25- Ukraine's only television station to air frequent criticism of the government has all but stopped broadcasting fresh content after an ownership dispute and a staff strike.
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SAN FRANCISCO, April 24- Amazon.com Inc will release a set-top TV box later this year that will stream video over the Internet, challenging Apple Inc's Apple TV device and a similar gadget sold by start-up Roku, BloombergBusinessweek reported on Wednesday.
Many think newspapers will be gone in 10 years, but some newspaper stocks are up nearly 50 percent in the past year. Joscelyn Mackay, Morningstar, discusses.