The high-profile liberal pundit and AOL CEO Tim Armstrong discuss AOL's purchase of "The Huffington Post."
The Super Bowl isn't just the biggest TV advertising event of the year, it's also one of YouTube's biggest events of the year. Advertisers are determined to eke out the biggest possible bang for their Super Bowl ad buck, so they're increasingly going online to support their TV ad spend.
There were a few acquisitions in the larger media world this week that were far from blockbusters, but worth a quick review.
Plus, get calls on the World Wide Web, retail, natural gas and more.
The folks at Sony's Columbia/Epic label are giving the winner of the contest two tickets to see Harry Connick Jr. live in Boston at the end of April.
PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Void where prohibited. Darren Rovell’s Headline Contest (“Contest”) will begin on February 6, 2011, immediately following the conclusion of the football game being aired on FOX at 6:00 p.m. ET (the “Game”) and end twenty-five (25) minutes thereafter (“Contest Period”). All times in the Contest refer to Eastern Time (“ET”). Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible Entries (defined below) received. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
The last couple of years have been rough ones for Electronic Arts and THQ. Rapid changes in the video game landscape and an unlucky string of underperforming titles has taken its toll on both companies’ stock prices.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
Twitter and Facebook thrive on big audiences, but Path co-founder Dave Morin wants you to share precious moments with your inner circle. Path is primarily an iPhone app that lets you share images and memories with up to 50 people.
Creating engaging content is still critical, and brands should certainly view themselves as content creators. But content also has become a table stake. Now more than ever, context is taking center stage and brands need to embrace this reality.
The Verizon iPhone is nearly the same as AT&T’s iPhone 4 — but it doesn’t drop calls. For several million Americans, that makes it the holy grail. CNBC Contributor David Pogue takes the test run.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
A rebound in advertising and strong performance at News Corp's networks led the media giant to beat expectations. Adjusted earnings came in at 29 cents per share, a penny higher than analysts expected and up from adjusted EPS of 25 cents a year ago.
It's a busy day for Rupert Murdoch - he launched his long-awaited iPad-only news app "The Daily" and News Corp will report quarterly earnings after the bell.
The World Economic Forum attracts the rich, famous and powerful, not to mention its fair share of philanthropists, academics, artists, activists and visionaries.
Google has accused arch-rival Microsoft of plagiarising its internet search results in an attempt to narrow the big lead that Google still holds in the highly profitable search business.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
Google is accusing Microsoft of cheating as the two duel for Internet search supremacy, but Microsoft denies the charge, saying it's just using all the tools available to lessen its rival's dominance.
Though international markets are increasingly important growth areas for both Apple and Google, the U.S. is still vitally important – and perhaps nothing illustrates that better than the drama that will begin to unfold on Thursday. We can call it the Battle for Verizon.
The baseball columnist known for his in-depth analysis loved by baseball’s stat lovers told CNBC.com he is headed to SB Nation, a network of 295 sports blogs with more than 500 contributors that has raised nearly $24 million in funding since it was started by Tyler Bleszinski and his AthleticsNation blog in 2003.