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QVC CEO Mike George discusses the successful adaptation to digital.
NBC says its proposed sitcom with Bill Cosby is no longer in development, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Charter Communications President & CEO Tom Rutledge, discusses the cable ecosystem beyond distribution to content providers, and how Charter fits into an "unbundled world."
Charter Communications President & CEO Tom Rutledge, discusses the chances of the Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal succeeding, and his thoughts on net neutrality.
With Nielsen announcing it is going to begin to measure viewership on Netflix, CNBC's Jim Cramer provides his outlook for the streaming service and shares his thoughts on the Bill Cosby story.
TOKYO, Nov 18- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told ruling party leaders on Tuesday that he will delay an unpopular sales tax rise and call a snap election, a public TV broadcaster reported, a day after data showed the economy had slipped back into recession. Abe was expected to announce the delay of a second planned rise to 10 percent from October 2015- most...
TOKYO, Nov 18- Japan's Sony Corp said it is aiming to lift its movie and TV revenue by more than a third in the next three years as it cuts costs and invests in potential hit films, including a new Spider-Man movie. Loss-making Sony has been under pressure to show its entertainment business can be a stronger contributor to growth after rejecting last year a proposal...
China's big internet-TV companies are spending hundreds of millions of dollars on foreign TV shows and films in a battle to attract users and advertisers.
BEIJING, Nov 18- China's big internet-TV companies are spending hundreds of millions of dollars on foreign TV shows and films in a battle to attract users and advertisers, but risk bumping up against regulators protecting the domestic TV and film industry. In less than two years, Sohu.com Inc, Youku Tudou Inc, backed by Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd, and Baidu Inc have...
Birchbox offers curated personal beauty packages, and it is helping to revolutionize and industry.
With PlayStation Vue, Sony joins the ranks of companies looking to shake up the cable and satellite business.
Brendan Gahan, Epicsignal founder, discusses the prospects of YouTube's paid subscription service, and its efforts to supply creators with more revenue streams.
Nov 13- Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, a unit of Sony Corp of America, unveiled a new cloud-based TV service, PlayStation Vue, expected to be commercially launched during the first quarter of 2015.. During the invite-only beta, PlayStation Vue will initially offer around 75 channels per market from major programmers, such as CBS, Discovery...
The FCC plans to travel to large, medium and small markets, making presentations to the broadcast community about the "incentive" auction of airwaves scheduled for mid-2016, which is expected to be the FCC's largest and most complex. The FCC has begun a drive to sway reluctant broadcasters, enlisting investment bank Greenhill& Co to compile a financial packet...
Actor & entrepreneur Anson Williams, best known for his role on Happy Days, shares his story of how Willie Turner changed his life.
With the help of Elmo and Grover, a "Sesame Street" executive tells CNBC the show increasingly reaches its audience through digital platforms.
Dick Parsons, former Time Warner chairman, shares his thoughts on the U.S. government regulating the Internet.
Dick Parsons, former Time Warner chairman, discusses the unintended consequences of regulating the Internet.
"Sesame Street" production VP Nadine Zylstra, along with Elmo and Grover visit the "Squawk Box" set where Grover offers Becky fashion tips. Elmo tells Joe why Oscar is so grouchy, while Andrew schedules a play date.
"Sesame Street's" Nadine Zylstra, along with Elmo & Grover tell the "Squawk Box" crew about some of their favorite celebrities, increasing childhood literacy, and scheduling a play date with Andrew Ross Sorkin.