AT&T Inc has reached an agreement in principle to buy Time Warner Inc for about $85 billion, sources said on Friday. » Read More
The "Fast Money" traders discuss the potential deal between AT&T and Time Warner.
Senior executives from both companies have begun chats over business strategies, according to Bloomberg.
Nielsen data supplied on Thursday by Fox News, Variety and The Hollywood Reporter showed that about 38 million watched Wednesday night's debate on the four main U.S. networks, while more than 30 million tuned into cable TV channels. Wednesday's presidential election debate in Las Vegas was moderated for the first time by a journalist from Fox News, Chris...
Matt Ufford, SB Nation Editor-at-Large, discusses the ratings declines for sport broadcasts from the likes of the NFL.
Oct 20- An estimated 64.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday, below the audience for their first encounter but in line with their second face-off, according to preliminary figures on Thursday. Nielsen data supplied by Fox News showed that about 36 million watched...
A columnist for USA Today says Wallace focused heavily on questions of substance, while largely staying away from distractions.
Oct 20- The final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Wednesday attracted a bigger TV audience than last week's face-off, but is expected to be well below the record setting 84 million who watched their first encounter, according to early data. Hollywood trade publications Variety and The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday...
Oct 20- The television audience for the final presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump was larger than for their second encounter, but below their record-setting first debate, according to early data cited by U.S. media on Thursday. Variety said that preliminary Nielsen estimates showed Wednesday's debate getting a...
NEW YORK— Amazon's own video store will no longer have the starring role on the company's Fire TV streaming devices. Software updates coming this year will give movies and TV shows from Netflix, HBO and other competitors equal prominence on the devices' home screen. Amazon's Fire TV has offered solid performance at reasonable prices, but its home screen has been...
The Republican candidate livestreamed his own debate coverage on Facebook, complete with commentary.
Brian Wieser, Pivotal Research Group senior research analyst, weighs in on NFL's ratings decline.
Google's web TV service will launch in the 1st quarter, will include all of CBS' content, including live NFL games, the source added.
CBS strikes a deal with Google involving a web TV service in the works, CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the decline in television ratings for the NFL and Major League Baseball.
Harry Shearer, known for his voiceovers in "The Simpsons," is suing media group Vivendi for $125 million.
Channel tunnel train services were halted on Tuesday afternoon due to a power outage, spokesmen for both Eurotunnel and Eurostar said.