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Netflix beat expectations for subscriber growth adding 4.9 million streaming subscribers in the first quarter. Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets, discusses the interest in Netflix's content.
Netflix series 'Daredevil' will have the option of audio narration. It's a victory for advocacy groups.
King Lip, chief strategist at Baker Avenue Asset Management, says Netflix is doing well in content creation and sees growth potential in its international business.
Editing software company Avid is announcing a new free version of its software called Media Composer l First. Louis Hernandez, Avid Chairman, President and CEO, provides insight.
Robots aren't just for movies, but are now helping us with our daily routines. CNBC looks at how film favorites ended up on this side of the screen.
Roger Harvey, director, Australia & New Zealand of Irdeto, outlines the financial impact of media piracy.
"Furious 7" maintained speed in its 2nd week, earning $60.6 million and bringing its box-office haul to $252.5 million.
LOS ANGELES, April 12- It wasn't even a contest. That's a slender 59% drop from the Universal Pictures release's record-breaking $147.2 million debut and puts "Furious 7" on track to be the highest-grossing film in the history of the "Fast and Furious" franchise. "People feel like they're living through the summer movie season right now even though it's not summer,"...
Daredevil may be a lesser-known Marvel superhero, but he could help Netflix add subscribers as it faces a growing host of rivals.
Tom Werner, Carsey-Werner partners, shares his thoughts on the future of media and whether content is still king. I think the focus is on quality content, says Werner.
Daniel Seah, CEO of Digital Domain, discusses the technology that the firm used to create virtual concerts of late singers like Tupac Shakur and Teresa Teng.
Video game Lego Dimensions lets users animate real Lego figures of movie characters. New York Times reports.
Imax and Disney announced a renewed agreement for a multi-picture deal, beginning this year through 2017.
"Furious 7" is on its way to be one of the year's highest-grossing releases.
Paul Dergarabedian, Rentrak, and Tuna Amobi, S&P Capital IQ, discuss summer box office and movie stocks.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the big weekend start to the summer box office with "Furious 7."
'Furious 7" raced to the top of the domestic box office, picking up a massive $143.6 million in its opening weekend, according to initial data.
IMAX CEO Rich Gelfond, launched the company's new laser projection technology at the "Furious 7" premiere.
LOS ANGELES, March 29- Jeffrey Katzenberg must be breathing a huge sigh of relief after the embattled DreamWorks Animation chief scored a much needed box office win with the release of "Home." The family film was the weekend's top ticket seller, pulling in a sterling $54 million, easily eclipsing projections that had it bowing to between $30 million and $35 million.
LOS ANGELES, March 29- Jeffrey Katzenberg must be breathing a huge sigh of relief after the embattled DreamWorks Animation chief scored a much needed box office win with the release of "Home." The family film was the weekend's top ticket seller, pulling in a sterling $54 million, easily eclipsing projections that had it bowing to between $30 million to $35 million.
In a monthlong Kickstarter campaign, De La Soul raised the second-highest amount ever given to a musical project on the site.
A pair of fight watchers filed a class-action suit against Manny Pacquiao and Top Rank, alleging failure to disclose the fighter's shoulder injury.
The traditional cable bundle is not dead and still offers great value, Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger tells CNBC.
There's not going to be a one-size-fits-all model for watching TV anymore, ex-ESPN President George Bodenheimer says.
Former ESPN President George Bodenheimer, talks about growing competition to capture digital viewers, and its battle with Verizon.
Former ESPN President George Bodenheimer, discusses how ESPN was able to establish itself as a sports media powerhouse.