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  • Feb 23- The New York Times Co will air its first TV ad in seven years on Sunday's broadcast of the Academy Awards on ABC, as the 166- year old newspaper looks to highlight independent journalism amid U.S. While ABC, owned by Walt Disney Co, does not comment on how much it receives from advertisers, a source with knowledge of negotiations said the Times' ad buy was in that...

  • FCC Chairman Ajit Pai declined to say on Thursday if he would seek to use the proposed TV station license transfer as a way to examine the AT&T/Time Warner merger. The station that Time Warner is selling, WPCH-TV in Atlanta, is its only FCC- regulated broadcast station. Time Warner said last month that since it did not plan to transfer any FCC licenses to AT&T, it would...

  • FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on Thursday declined to say if he would seek to use the proposed TV station license transfer as a way to examine the AT&T Time Warner merger. The station that Time Warner is selling, WPCH-TV in Atlanta, is its only FCC- regulated broadcast station. Time Warner said last month that since it does not plan to transfer any FCC licenses to AT&T, it would...

  • Man looking at Tvs

    Walt Mossberg, The Verge, weighs in on how some tech companies are trying to revolutionize television while consumers are streaming on mobile devices. He says, "TV is not there yet."

  • Young girl watching tv

    While tech companies let people view content on different devices other than TV, no one has "revolutionized" the medium, says Recode's Walt Mossberg.

  • Feb 22- U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp reported that it added pay-TV subscribers in the fourth quarter, while analysts were expecting the company to lose subscribers. Net income attributable to Dish was $343 million, or 70 cents per share, in the quarter compared with a loss of $125 million, or 27 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue fell to $3.72...

  • A scene from "Chopped Junior" on the Food Network.

    Shares of Scripps Networks Interactive rose Tuesday, after the company reported a revenue beat for the fourth quarter.

  • TBILISI, Georgia— Thousands of Georgians have rallied in the capital in support of the country's opposition-minded television station that they suspect is about to be transferred to a more government-friendly owner. Rustavi-2 is Georgia's most popular TV station and the Sunday demonstration on Tbilisi's main avenue attracted people from a wide...

  • Fox News under investigation for Ailes settlement payments

    Federal prosecutors are investigating whether 21st Fox sufficiently disclosed information about sexual harassment claims against Roger Ailes. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.

  • Tim Cook

    The ultra hi-def streaming device may be developed as Apple loses market share to Amazon and Roku, Bloomberg says.

  • Wendy's, Cisco, and CBS stocks are making headlines on Wall Street this Thursday morning.

  • CBS revenues $3.52B

    Earnings are out for CBS. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the details.

  • Feb 14- Facebook Inc is launching an app for smart TVs that will help the social network's users enjoy its videos on a bigger screen. The Wall Street Journal reported last month that Facebook was creating an app for TV set-top boxes that would bring the company closer to live video and video advertisements. Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg during a...

  • Gene Simmons

    As a member of one of the most iconic rock bands in history, Gene Simmons has managed to become a brand of his own.

  • Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live."

    Alec Baldwin hosted "Saturday Night Live" for a record 17th time this weekend.

  • Discovery CEO doubles down on content

    David Zaslav, Discovery Communications CEO & president, discusses the media company's strategies for taking on cord-cutting and new content.

  • Geoff Yang: Demise of traditonal TV is overexaggerated

    Geoffrey Yang, Redpoint Ventures founding partner, discusses the changing media environment and the trends in digital consumption.

  • Viacom's Bakish: My objective is continued improvement

    CNBC's David Faber reports the highlights of his interview with Viacom President & CEO Robert Bakish.

  • Morgan Stanley: Buy Disney

    Benjamin Swinburne, Morgan Stanley, discusses his call to upgrade Disney to "buy" and raise its price target. The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders weigh in.