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CNBC's Julia Boorstin caught up with Liberty Media's John Malone at the Allen & Co. conference, where he called for consolidation in the cable business. Will he strike a deal?
Sun Valley is always about deal makers and deal maestros. Liberty Media's John Malone, who made a late arrival on Wednesday, knows a thing or two about how to do a deal.
Here in Sun Valley, they are not just talking about deals, they're also discussing disruptive new technologies. The business generating perhaps the most conversation is television.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Allen & Co. launched its media and tech conference Tuesday, with about 300 media moguls, tech titans, start-up CEOs, and high- profile VCs and investors gathering in Sun Valley, Idaho.
The fact that investors ignored the disappointing "Lone Ranger" box office receipts points to a couple key trends at Disney, and its studio in particular.
Liberty Media's John Malone might be the most popular billionaire roaming the Sun Valley Resort as deal making returns to the spotlight.
John C. Malone is weighing a deal for Time Warner Cable, using Charter Communications as the merger partner, people briefed on the matter said. The New York Times reports.
James Gandolfini and his Soprano family pioneered a new era of premium original TV content. For the first time, TV content started to draw as much respect as top quality movies.
Charter Communications and its shareholder Liberty Media have been aggressively reviewing potential acquisition targets recently as they focus on how to consolidate the cable industry.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Glenn Britt about the cable television business model, Time Warner's deal with Samsung and how his business is meeting consumer demand.
TiVo has settled patent disputes with Cisco, Google's Motorola Mobility and Time Warner Cable, averting a trial that was to begin next week.
The ongoing auction for Hulu is one of the most anticipated sales of the year. But as Hulu's parent companies are evaluating options, each day creates more uncertainty.
Yahoo has submitted a formal proposal to buy Hulu, joining a growing list of bidders for the video service owned by News Corp. and Walt Disney.
ESPN, the sports channel that is Walt Disney's most profitable unit, is cutting 300 to 400 jobs across the company and closing a small Denver office, a source said.
Americans are not fans of their cable TV service or their cell phone service. But they really hate their Internet service provider.
This company's earnings report showed an important change for the company, Cramer said, and investors can expect increased a "higher margin cycle."
Google is on the verge of unveiling an à la carte subscription service for some of YouTube's specialist video channels, the Financial Times reports.
U.S. stock index futures were flat ahead of the outcome of the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting and after the S&P 500 set a fresh all-time high in the previous session.
Stocks exit April on a new high, and with the promise of continuing easy money policies, investors could be tempted to rethink the "sell in May and go away" strategy of recent years.