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Nov 25- Tegna Inc, the broadcast and digital company that split from Gannett Co Inc earlier this year, has assembled a group of employees to make local broadcast television, including news, more interesting to a younger audience. The McLean, Virginia- based company is also trying to create more original programming and discussing ways to better integrate its...
LOS ANGELES— If you're shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you'll want to connect to your screen. If you're sitting far away, a regular HD set will be just fine— for $100 to $200 less.
Overnight reports from the Nielsen company on how a program did in the ratings have long been the lifeblood of the television industry. Starting Monday, that will stop, said Fox's top executives, Dana Walden and Gary Newman, in a memo distributed to staff on Friday. Nielsen releases ratings for viewership within 3 days, 7 days and 30 days.
SEOUL, Nov 19- The world's No.2 TV maker, South Korea's LG Electronics Inc, is betting that chopping prices almost in half before the U.S. year-end holiday season will create enough buzz to push its next-generation TV technology mainstream. The manufacturer and affiliate LG Display Co Ltd have invested billions of dollars in organic light-emitting diode...
NEW YORK— Univision is the latest media company to offer a streaming service as it prepares for an initial public offering. Following in the footsteps of HBO, CBS and Showtime, broadcast networks Univision and UniMás can now be streamed for $6 a month or $60 a year. Univision and UniMás are already available as part of a $5 add-on pack on Sling TV, Dish Network's...
However, he said last week there was an opportunity to raise prices in Britain. Sky, which has 12 million customers in Britain and Ireland, faces fierce competition in the pay-TV market from cable operator Virgin Media and telecoms giant BT, which has raised the stakes in bidding for sports TV broadcasting rights in the last three years. Sky, which is 39 percent...
Maggie Wilderotter, Frontier Communications executive chairman, talks about ways to increase diversity corporate boardrooms.
Maggie Wilderotter, Frontier Communications, discusses the challenges businesses face in maintaining customer privacy and the real threat of cyberterrorism.
According to a source, Hulu approached Time Warner, and Guggenheim estimates Hulu is worth $7.4 billion, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. CNBC contributor Jessica Lessin, editor-in-chief at The Information, weighs in.
Consumers are shifting away from traditional cable TV, and "Fast Money" traders see opportunity in Netflix, among others.
Sony will partner will Amazon and Google to takes its PlayStation Vue TV service mainstream, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Liberty Media chief John Malone said he wouldn't be surprised to see more media consolidation as global scale becomes important.
The World Anti-Doping Agency reported that Russian athletes engage in widespread use of performance-enhancing drugs. Russia's media aren't having it.
With the Internet becoming more visual, brands think this is future of search is being able to identify items in images without words.
*3rd- qtr profit $0.42/ shr vs est $0.39. *ARPU rises to $86.33 vs $84.39 last year. Nov 9- Dish Network Corp reported quarterly revenue that fell short of market estimates as more subscribers dropped its pay-TV service and growth in its online streaming service Sling TV showed signs of faltering.
*ARPU rises to $86.33 vs $84.39 last year. Nov 9- Dish Network Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by higher revenue per user from its core pay-TV business. The second-largest U.S. satellite TV company by revenue said on Monday its average revenue per pay-TV user rose to $86.33 in the third quarter from $84.39 a year earlier.
The video game company on Friday introduced Activision Blizzard Studios, which will create original movies based on its library of game titles.
Citigroup's Jason Bazinet says the force will not be with traders who sell sell Disney stock after a "Star Wars" rally.
Discussing Disney's quarterly report, sports content and why portfolio managers are hiding in Disney among media stocks, with Jason Bazinet, Citigroup analyst.
HBO's digital deal with Jon Stewart shows the network may be investing more in its digital assets in a move to combat cord cutting.