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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.
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.
High-profile start-up sales have drawn the attention of investors. Now some of the world’s largest companies want a piece of the action.
How to become a better venture capital investor is the topic of the 500 Startups conference in San Francisco.
You want to know if this is the bottom? Don't ask Ben Bernanke—ask Brad Pitt. Hollywood's not bad at economic forecasting.
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.
Facebook's "surprise" product announcement Thursday was the launch of video for Instagram.
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.
Facebook has kept the news a secret, but has been dropping some hints.
Jeffrey Katzenberg is changing DreamWorks Animation from a movie studio with a few big films a year to a multiplatform media business.
Netflix has struck its largest original content deal ever, investing further in kids' content with new original series from DreamWorks Animation.
News Corp chief Rupert Murdoch on Thursday filed for divorce from his wife of 14 years, Wendi, seeking to end a marriage that had been broken for more than six months.
Steven Spielberg and George Lucas expect some massive upheaval in Hollywood as the division between TV and film content disappears.
In a move aimed at grabbing some of Twitter's business, the social media giant announced it will add clickable hashtags to its site.
At the National Cable Show in Washington, DC this week, the cable content giants are embracing the idea of "TV everywhere" — giving people who pay for cable TV, access to more content, on-demand.
The threat of cord cutting is finally a reality, says one industry analyst and cable companies are embracing innovation to keep subscribers.
With Pandora and fears of rivalry from Apple's streaming radio service, it was a case of sell the rumor and buy the news.