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  • Discovery earnings shy of estimates     Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 10:22 AM ET

    David Zaslav, Discovery Communications president and CEO, discusses what's driving revenues and why he sees the biggest growth opportunities in Western Europe.

  • Time Warner Cable continues CBS fee battle     Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 8:02 AM ET

    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.

  • Time Warner Cable nearly blacks out CBS Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 6:44 AM ET
    CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves

    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.

  • Apple vs. Samsung: Which makes more money? Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 10:46 AM ET

    Apple fans on Monday poured cold water on recent research that showed Samsung had stolen Apple's crown as the world's most profitable mobile handset vendor.

  • Big week for media earnings     Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 7:44 AM ET

    Tuna Amobi, Standard & Poor's analyst, provides a preview of this week's media results, as a deadline looms in the Time Warner Cable and CBS fee fight.

  • Blackout averted! Your shows are saved, for now Thursday, 25 Jul 2013 | 9:24 AM ET

    Time Warner Cable and CBS, locked in a battle over fees will continue negotiating until Monday, which temporarily averted a blackout in some large cities.

  • Over $10 billion to change hands in this sector Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 2:15 AM ET
    Passengers pass a Royal KPN NV internet centre at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

    Over $10 billion is set to change hands in the world of telecommunications as two key merger and acquisition (M&A) deals were announced on Tuesday.

  • There was a lot of talk among media moguls yesterday at the Allen & Company conference about Steve Ballmer's plan to realign Microsoft, immigration reform and the NSA's Prism controversy, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Making Media Deals in Sun Valley     Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 11:47 AM ET

    Liberty's John Malone is looking for massive consolidation in the cable industry, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Mogul Johnson on Diversity and Business     Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 10:22 AM ET

    Billionaire Robert Johnson, The RLJ Companies founder & chairman, talks about the "Rooney Rule" and the importance of giving "people a shot" at moving ahead in management.

  • John Malone Calls for Cable Consolidation     Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 9:16 AM ET

    Liberty Media Chairman John Malone is pushing for major consolidation in the cable industry, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • What the Government Pays to Snoop on You Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 12:07 PM ET

    How much are your private conversations worth to the U.S. government? Paid for by tax dollars, surveillance fees charged in secret by technology companies can vary wildly.

  • The News Corp Spin-Off     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    Rupert Murdoch's publishing and education company "Amplify" will remain a unit of News Corp, while its cable and movie assets unit will become "Twenty First Century Fox." CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • Cable Giant's 'High-Wire' Act     Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 11:21 AM ET

    John Hendricks, Discovery Communication founder & executive chairman, discusses how curiosity led to the creation of Discovery Communications. And Hendricks reveals how a new business model will allow his company to stay competitive in an ever-changing media environment.

  • US Ad Spending Flat, Cable and Hispanic TV Up Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 5:35 AM ET

    Total U.S. spending on ads was virtually flat in the first quarter of 2013, with a 0.1 percent year-on-year decline, while the outlook remains subdued, according to a study from Kantar Media.

  • Alcatel Lucent Cost Cutting Gets Thumbs Up From Market Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 3:47 AM ET
    Alcatel Lucent

    Once-commanding giant of the technology world Alcatel Lucent announced a fresh cost cutting program on Wednesday as new CEO Michel Combes plans to turn around the company's fortunes.

  • Charter Reviewing Potential Takeover Targets     Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber has the latest details on consolidation rumors in the cable industry.

  • Comcast CEO Unveils X2 Platform     Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 11:20 AM ET

    "It gets you to your content faster, it learns about your behaviors and your preferences. It's easy. It's fun, it's beautiful and the prettiest work we've done," said Brian Roberts, Comcast chairman & CEO. Roberts explained how his company's new set-top takes all the "intelligence out of the cable box and puts it in the cloud."

  • Carlos Slim: New Telecom Regulations? No Problem Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 6:03 AM ET
    CNBC's Michelle Cabrera-Caruso with Mexican billionaire, Carlos Slim.

    Slim on why he doesn't think new Mexican legislation will hurt America Movil—the company he founded.

  • Who Knew? Carlos Slim Is a Kahlil Gibran Fan Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 9:31 PM ET

    Carlos Slim said that one of his favorite poets, Kahlil Gibran, helps shape his philosophy toward wealth.