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David Letterman will host his final "Late Show" episode on May 20, 2015, CBS announced.
Dec 9- DreamWorks Animation SKG said it plans to launch a 24- hour family-oriented television channel in 19 Asian countries during the second half of 2015 as part of its effort to expand television production and distribution. Shows running on the channel, including "All Hail King Julien", "The Adventures of Puss in Boots" and "How to Train Your Dragon", are based on...
Dec 9- DreamWorks Animation SKG said it plans to launch a 24/ 7 family-oriented television channel in Asia during the second half of 2015 as part of its effort to expand television production and distribution. Shows running on the channel, including "All Hail King Julien," "The Adventures of Puss in Boots" and "How to Train Your Dragon," are based on characters from major...
Jeffrey Bewkes lays out his earnings per share goals of $6 a share in 2016 and $8 a share in 2018.
Starz CEO Chris Albrecht denied rumors that the company is pursuing a sale, but said it would talk to anybody and consider anything good for its business.
YouTube has refreshed its app for Apple's TV streaming box, offering a new look, more videos, and more ads.
CBS and Dish Network reached an agreement over a new distribution deal, both companies announced on Saturday, bringing an end to a long running feud.
Tony Wible, Janney Montgomery Scott, explains why he is cautious about the outlook on television stocks.
CNBC's David Faber reports on the standoff between CBS and the DISH Network to reach an agreement.
Maggie Wilderotter, Frontier Communications chairman & CEO, shares her thoughts on putting training programs in place to bridge the skills gap in the U.S.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is partnering with Mythbusters' Kari Byron to launch a reality TV show about tech.
Chinese Internet firm Tencent Holdings is partnering with Time Warner Inc's HBO network to stream its TV shows, which may draw scrutiny from the country's authorities.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- You might need two carts to walk away with what may be this year's biggest Black Friday bargain: a 65 "Vizio television at Walmart for $648. Unit sales are already up this year so far, says Stephen Baker, vice president for industry analysis at NPD Group, which tracks TV sales. Best Buy is featuring a 50 " Panasonic for $199.99.
BEIJING, Nov 25- Chinese Internet firm Tencent Holdings Ltd is partnering with Time Warner Inc's HBO network to stream its TV shows, which are known for their provocative content and may draw scrutiny from the country's authorities. Tencent will be the exclusive online provider of HBO series such as "Game of Thrones"- which features gore, nudity, and incest- "True...
TOKYO, Nov 25- Japan's loss-making Sony Corp plans to slash its TV and mobile phone product line-ups to cut costs, counting on multi-billion dollar revenue surges for its buoyant PlayStation 4 and image sensor businesses over the next three years. Having lost ground to nimbler rivals like Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in consumer electronics, Sony...
Pay-TV channel Starz is seeking as much as $5 billion in a potential sale, the New York Post reports.
The FCC had asked media companies to disclose their contracts with pay-TV providers as it reviewed AT&T Inc's acquisition of DirecTV and Comcast Corp's merger with Time Warner Cable Inc.. Media companies including Time Warner, Walt Disney Co and CBS Corp had approached the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, saying the FCC's order would...
Nov 21- A U.S. federal appeals court has stayed the Federal Communications Commission's order requiring broadcast and cable companies to disclose programming contracts. The FCC had asked media companies to disclose their contracts with pay-TV providers as it reviewed AT&T Inc's acquisition of DirecTV and Comcast Corp's merger with Time Warner Cable Inc..
The newest television technology is supposed to offer a picture with 4x the resolution of 1080p. But is it worth the additional cost? CNBC.com reports.
Dish and Turner agreed to a temporary extension of service for several channels that were dropped in October.