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NEW YORK, July 16- Time Warner Inc's board, in rejecting 21st Century Fox Inc's $80 billion bid, insisted the offer undervalued the media conglomerate and raised fears about the dominating role that Rupert Murdoch's family would play, a person close to the situation said on Wednesday.
Murdoch's stunning $80 billion offer for Time Warner may have been rejected, but more media consolidation is likely, ex-Time Warner chief Levin tells CNBC.
WASHINGTON, July 15- The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to ban permanently any taxation of Internet access, a prohibition that is temporary and currently set to expire in 16 weeks. The approval came on a voice vote, sending the legislation next to the Senate, where it also has bipartisan support.
Etsy and Uber are among the small companies that rely on fast video streaming and are also against the FCC's net neutrality proposal.
July 15- Microsoft Corp is expected to surpass Yahoo Inc for the first time in the $140.2 billion worldwide digital advertising market, according to estimates by research firm eMarketer released on Tuesday.
The 45-mile stretch between San Francisco and San Jose has long been fertile ground for tech underdogs to rent out billboards and attack competitors.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer was seen chatting late into the night with AOL CEO Tim Armstrong in Sun Valley.
While you might not know their names now, you will. They are five hedge fund stars of the future as identified by Institutional Investor.
AOL boss Tim Armstrong still loves his BlackBerry, and he tells CNBC other CEOs around the Sun Valley media and tech conference apparently do, too.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche talks to AOL CEO Tim Armstrong about his company's big push into live streaming content. The future of mobile will be sight, sound and motion, says Armstrong.
AOL Chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong tells CNBC he uses the Samsung Note and the iPhone for fun, but his Blackberry for work.
VidCon, the largest digital video convention in the world, attracts 18,000 content creators, fans, and increasingly advertisers.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer arrived nearly two hours late to a dinner with important marketing executives, the Wall Street Journal reported.
SEATTLE, June 19- Microsoft Corp's new chief executive, Satya Nadella, likes to boast that Bing is growing and powers 30 percent of the Internet search market, making it a worthy competitor to Google Inc..
WASHINGTON, June 18- A U.S. ban on Internet taxes that has been in place since 1998 would be made permanent under legislation approved on Wednesday by a congressional committee. The bill, sponsored by Republican Representative Bob Goodlatte, will go next to the full House of Representatives, where the timing for a vote has not been determined.
NEW YORK, June 17- While the New York Times Co has shrunk by more than half in the past eight years, the compensation of the top three executives at the company has held steady.
Back to the future: Yext is an online listing service for companies, from mom-and-pop outfits to Fortune 500 enterprises.
TV spots for detergents and cars may be a thing of the past if BrightRoll connects more websites and companies in deals for digital ads.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 10- Tango, the popular mobile messaging app, said Tuesday it has struck deals with media companies including AOL and Vevo to distribute content in a new effort to differentiate itself in the hotly contested mobile messaging sector.