• Elmo & Grover celebrate 'Sesame Street'  Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 7:44 AM ET

    Grover offers CNBC's Becky Quick some fashion tips. And Elmo tells Joe Kernen why Oscar is so grouchy.

  • Cable stocks overreacting?  Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    Are cable stocks overreacting to President Obama's push for the FCC to adopt stronger net neutrality rules? Amy Yong, Macquarie Research, weighs in.

  • Cruz: Net neutrality is Obamacare for Internet  Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 12:09 PM ET

    President Obama made his strongest comments yet on a "free and open Internet." CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details, and FMHR trader Stephanie Link shares her cable trade.

  • Online has 'exciting' opportunities: Adrian Grenier  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Adrian Grenier, the actor known for his role in TV hit series Entourage, talks to CNBC about his ventures in technology, including the "conscious consumption" website shft.com.

  • Jon Stewart nabs $17.5M for TriBeCa duplex Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:18 PM ET
    Jon Stewart

    The comedian sold his TriBeCa duplex for $17.5 million, three times what he paid for it, the Daily Mail reports.

  • CNBC 25 Gala red carpet access: Robert Johnson  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 5:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Becky Quick and Joe Kernen are live at CNBC's 25 Gala where they speak to BET Networks Founder Robert Johnson about the evolution of media and reaching the African-American community.

  • Google & Bob Wright's Autism Speaks collaborate  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 1:29 PM ET

    Former GE Vice Chairman and former NBC Universal Chairman Bob Wright, discusses the changing way autism is viewed in this country. Bob Wright has co-founded Autism Speaks.

  • Missing Fox exec's remains found near LA: Report Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 12:21 PM ET

    The remains of a presumed dead Twenty-First Century Fox executive have been found in an area outside of Los Angeles, according to a report.

  • TORONTO, Nov 6- Canadians who wish to change television service providers will no longer be forced to give advance notice to the company they plan to leave, the television regulator said on Thursday. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission said it also expects Internet and telephony service providers to end by Jan. 23, 2015 the...

  • Nov 5- CBS Corp, owner of the most-watched U.S. television network, reported a marginally better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, driven by higher distribution revenue from licensing its television shows. CBS, the home of shows such as "Madam Secretary," "Scorpion," and "NCIS: New Orleans," said advertising revenue grew nearly 2 percent to $1.55 billion in...

  • Television program licensing pushes up CBS revenue Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 4:20 PM ET

    Nov 5- CBS Corp, owner of the most-watched U.S. television network, reported a 2 percent rise in quarterly revenue, driven by higher distribution revenue from licensing its television shows. However, net income from continuing operations slid to $72 million, or 13 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Sept 30, from $431 million, or 70 cents per share, a year...

  • 21st Century Fox beats on top & bottom  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 4:04 PM ET

    21st Century Fox is reporting Q3 EPS of $0.39 on revenue of $7.89 billion, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Media giants report earnings, embrace streaming Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 10:19 AM ET

    Big media companies are posting earnings this week. Time will tell if their experimentation will pay off.

  • The company has been playing hard ball on agreeing to contract renewals with media companies such as CBS Corp and Time Warner Inc's Turner Broadcasting. Dish, which has about 14 million pay-TV users, is also at odds with CBS Corp over the monthly price per subscriber for the CBS channel. Net income attributable to Dish fell to $145.5 million, or 31 cents per share, in...

  • Pushing extreme TV to the limits  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    People want events and they want stories, says Michael Wolf, Activate co-founder, sharing his thoughts on whether viewers are growing tired of watching extreme life or death events on television.

  • LOS ANGELES, Nov 4- After the votes are counted for the midterm U.S. elections, cable operators will be among the big winners, nearly doubling ad sales to about $800 million, while the nation's TV station operators will see far more modest increases. In 2010, TV stations benefited from competitive gubernatorial contests in California and New York, the two largest...

  • BEIJING, Nov 4- China's Xiaomi Technology Co Ltd said on Tuesday it would spend $1 billion to expand its internet TV content as the world's third largest smartphone maker ramps up its push into the living room, and a market estimated to be worth $3 billion. In a post on its official Weibo microblog, Xiaomi said it had hired Chen Tong, a former executive at Chinese...

  • CBS, Dish far from deal despite deadline: Source Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 9:59 AM ET
    A field service specialist for Dish Network installs a satellite television system at a residence.

    CBS and Dish Network are far apart on talks for a new distribution deal, a source said, which might cut off popular TV shows from many subscribers.

  • Ad tech firm Simulmedia ties TV spots to purchases Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 5:14 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct 31- Advertising company Simulmedia said it can now tie TV commercials to purchases by using data from set-top boxes to help marketers reach specific, more defined audiences. "There is a tremendous appetite in the industry to make your TV advertising smarter and data is a part of that," said Melissa Keller, executive vice president integrated...

  • Charles Barkley: I 'would love' to run an NBA team Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 2:55 PM ET

    Turner Sports basketball analyst Charles Barkley is ready to put his money where his mouth is—and become the equivalent of a CEO for an NBA team.