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LONDON, Aug 1- Tweeting and texting while watching TV is supplanting the traditional water-cooler chat about the previous night's viewing among increasingly media-savvy Britons, the country's telecoms regulator has found.
Chet Kanojia, Aereo CEO, discusses his plans to capture additional market share of television viewers despite fierce competition from network and Internet giants like Time Warner Cable, CBS and Google.
The timing of the decision by Comcast to buyout the rest of NBCUniversal "looks great," Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts told CNBC.
The cable giant is on track to benefit from growth of its broadband business, improved ratings for NBC and box-office hits.
Marcus Lemonis of "The Profit" discusses the premise of the show, and the 1 thing that most entrepreneurs do worst.
Teresa Giudice and her husband, Joe Giudice of Bravo's "Real Housewives of New Jersey" have been charged with 39 counts for alleged fraud. CNBC's Andrea Day has the details.
There is no better time to be in the media business than right now and Western Europe is looking like a new emerging market, said Discovery CEO David Zaslav.
The Giudices, one of the families in the "Real Housewives of New Jersey," are accused of mail and wire, bank and bankruptcy fraud, in addition to making false statements on loan applications, according to the Justice Department. NBC's Andrea Day reports.
About three million Time Warner Cable customers were not able to watch CBS programming last night as fee negotiation continue between the two companies, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
If CBS and Time Warner Cable do not have a deal by 8 PM EST, users could lose access to CBS and Showtime, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs; and Adam Parker, Morgan Stanley, shares his take on the latest market action.
Time Warner Cable reversed its decision to take CBS network off the air, after initially announcing a blackout when the two sides failed to reach an agreement on fees.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports "Real Housewife" Teresa Guidice and her husband Joe have been indicted for fraud.
CBS and Time Warner Cable's fight over "retransmission fees," if not resolved, could result in TWC users' losing lose access to CBS and Showtime. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
July 29- Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc said it will acquire eight television stations from the Allbritton family for $985 million, the latest deal in a flurry of activity to buy local broadcasters.
Netflix's co-founder Mitch Lowe discusses whether the streaming company is at the "must have" level yet. "Remember how long it took HBO to get to this point," he says, adding "it will take a couple quarters of good shows like House of Cards."
Netflix holds a video discussion after the company reported its Q2 earnings, with CEO Reed Hastings and CFO David Wells. The call is moderated by Rich Greenfield of BTIG Research, and CNBC's Julia Boorstin, who ask questions submitted via email or Twitter.
The company's original series "House of Cards" and "Arrested Development" received Emmy nominations, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Having found such a following for its sharks-in-a-tornado flick, the cable network took to social media to ask fans to create a tagline for the sequel.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details on a new app that allows viewers to buy clothes and home furnishings from their television.
MUNICH/ FRANKFURT, July 16- German high-end TV maker Loewe AG has filed for protection from creditors' demands, giving it three months to turn around a business hit by falling prices and fierce competition from Asia. Loewe has failed to keep up with mass-market rivals such as Samsung and LG Electronics, and to cope with a slide in the average price of TV sets.