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  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 7- Internet entrepreneurs made their television debut in April with the fictionalized comedy series Silicon Valley. The new weekly television program, called FounderLine, will fill a void for the growing ranks of tech start-up company founders, said Joe Beninato, a serial tech entrepreneur who created and is hosting the show.

  • Yelp could help Yahoo: Pro     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 2:35 PM ET

    What will boost Yahoo to a growth asset, with Neil Doshi, CRT Capital Group managing director. Doshi says Yahoo has a long way to go on video.

  • Yahoo's biggest missed opportunity     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    Discussing what Yahoo is doing to boost its mobile business, with CEO Marissa Mayer. Mayer says today the company has more than 500 employees working on mobile.

  • Yahoo's Mayer: Didn't overpay for Tumblr     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 2:16 PM ET

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she doesn't think Yahoo overpaid for Tumblr, and discusses its success.

  • Yahoo's Mayer: My job to play defense     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 2:11 PM ET

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer recalls a time when an employee asked her whether it was "time to go." She shares her management philosophy.

  • Yahoo experiments with video     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 2:06 PM ET

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer discusses the company's success with original video. Mayer says Yahoo will live stream a concert daily as a partnership with Live Nation.

  • Disney CEO talks Dish deal     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 10:14 AM ET

    Bob Iger, The Walt Disney Company chairman & CEO, discusses the motivation behind Disney's deal with Dish Networks. We felt it was a really worthy opportunity, Iger says.

  • Bob Iger's selfie with Chewbacca     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 10:13 AM ET

    Bob Iger, The Walt Disney Company chairman & CEO, takes a selfie with Star Wars wookie Chewbacca.

  • Disney CEO: Don't see near-term large acquisition     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 10:06 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Bob Iger, The Walt Disney Company chairman & CEO, about the company's plans to increase their dividend and how Disney employs technology to give consumers a better park experience.

  • Disney's Iger: US consumer feels good     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 10:03 AM ET

    Bob Iger, The Walt Disney Company chairman & CEO, discusses the "soft" advertising cycle in the industry and weighs in on the state of the U.S. economy.

  • Comcast to bring high-speed service to LA and NYC Monday, 5 May 2014 | 12:50 PM ET
    A Comcast truck in Pompano Beach, Florida

    Comcast is merging with Time Warner Cable and within a year the X1 cable service should be available to customers in L.A. as well as in New York.

  • Nailing the zeitgeist of 'Silicon Valley'     Monday, 5 May 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    "Beavis and Butt-Head" creator Mike Judge, discusses his new HBO show "Silicon Valley" where he takes on the world of startups and technology. The show is partially based on Judge's own experiences as a Silicon Valley engineer.

  • BEIJING, May 1- China's censors are asserting their authority over foreign TV content on the country's booming online video sites, after years of hands-off regulation, raising the risks for U.S. distributors left in the dark about which shows might fall foul of the rules.

  • UPDATE 2-Viacom expands in Britain, buying Channel 5 Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 7:36 AM ET

    April 30- U.S. media company Viacom Inc said it will buy British free-to-air TV broadcaster Channel 5 from media baron Richard Desmond for 450 million pounds to expand in the United Kingdom.

  • April 30- British media baron Richard Desmond will announce that he is selling free-to-air TV broadcaster Channel 5 to U.S.-based Viacom Inc for up to 450 million pounds, The Guardian reported On Wednesday, without citing sources.

  • Moonves on Twitter's TV influence     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 11:21 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber asks Leslie Moonves, CBS president & CEO, if he thinks Twitter helps drives TV ratings.

  • Moonves: Aereo steals creative work     Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 11:14 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Leslie Moonves, CBS president & CEO, about the Supreme Court's impending decision on Aereo. "Aereo basically takes our content that we produce and distribute, steals it, and delivers it to the public for a price," Moonves says.

  • Why bet on the Kentucky Derby when you can own it? Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 11:10 AM ET
    Joel Rosario atop Orb on his way to winning the 139th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 4, 2013.

    Shares of Churchill Downs, operator of the Kentucky Derby, offer investors steady growth that has little to do with horse wagering.

  • TV execs: Video-on-demand ads worth more than live Wednesday, 30 Apr 2014 | 10:48 AM ET
    Will.i.am has been a judge on The Voice (U.K.) for two series.

    Executives from NBCUniversal and ESPN say advertisements shown on video-on-demand content could be worth more than those shown on live viewing.

  • Oprah Winfrey's epic tale     Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 | 3:18 PM ET

    A look at how billionaire entrepreneur Oprah Winfrey redefined U.S. TV talk shows and built a personality-based empire of extraordinary scale.