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Dr. Mehmet Oz, "The Dr. Oz Show" host, discusses expanding the Dr. Oz brand into print media. And Michael Clinton, Hearst Magazines president, weighs in.
The "Squawk Alley" news team discusses AT&T's plan to purchase DirecTV for $48.5 billion. The team breaks down the implications for mobile video and its impact on net neutrality.
Maybe AT&T can give DirecTV the firepower to get the NFL Sunday Ticket renewed, an analyst tells CNBC. "If they were to lose that package, that would have been catastrophic."
NEW YORK, May 17- AT&T is close to announcing that it will buy the No. 1 U.S. satellite TV operator DirecTV, according to people familiar with the matter, in the second potentially transformative deal to jolt the U.S. television industry this year.
WWE lost about half its market value as its new deal with NBCUniversal failed to convince investors that it was capable of winning more subscribers.
NFL games broadcast directly online might happen fairly soon, Jets Owner Woody Johnson tells CNBC. He also commented on why the team passed on Johnny Football.
World Wrestling Entertainment is near a deal with NBCUniversal that will allow it to continue airing major wrestling programs on its TV networks.
Anthony Scaramucci, founder of SkyBridge Capital, provides insight to the consensus from some of Wall Street's brightest minds at this year's SALT Conference. Also, Scaramucci discusses SkyBridge Capital's purchase of the rights to "Wall Street Week."
Jeff Lewis, Bravo's "Flipping Out" host, discusses the launch of a new paint line called "Jeff Lewis Color" which sells at Home Depot.
Gerard Baker, Wall Street Journal & Dow Jones editor-in-chief, provides insight on Europe's economy, politics in the U.S., and cybersecurity. .
May 14- Gannett Co said on Wednesday it will buy six television stations in Texas for $215 million, another move by the company to bulk up its local TV station holdings. Last year, Gannett acquired Belo Corp TV stations for $1.5 billion, nearly doubling its TV stations.
From Amazon's Fire TV to Apple TV the Internet television space is getting very crowded. Walter Mossberg, Re/Code co-executive editor, reviews the latest set-top devices streaming in your home.
Guy Bisson, research director for television at IHS Global Insights, says BskyB's acquisition of Fox's German and Italian pay-TV assets would be about exploiting scale.
Living Proof co-owner and actress Jennifer Aniston, discusses the hair care market and gives an inside look at her new hair product store, Living Proof.
LONDON/ FRANKFURT, May 12- Britain's largest pay-TV company BSkyB is in talks to buy Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia, a 10 billion euro deal that would realise Rupert Murdoch's long-held ambition to combine his European TV interests in a single business.
CNBC met up with the executive producers and stars of HBO's new show Silicon Valley to find out what real-world tech they actually use.
NEW YORK, May 10- Reports this weekend that Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox wants to consolidate its pay-TV European holdings by combining the company's stake in British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc with its Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia assets would fit with the company's long-held view the Sky's would be strong together.
The guys from HBO's Silicon Valley, TJ Miller and Thomas Middleditch, not only talk about their favorite things in tech but also about their show with CNBC's Cadie Thompson.
In 1977, Suzanne Somers was one of the most famous women in Hollywood. And even then, she thought like an entrepreneur.
Dish chairman Charlie Ergen said on a conference call the firm would not make a move for competitor DirecTV because the price would be too high.