Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

Media Television


  • Leno: Late night needs minority, women voices Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 7:19 AM ET
    Leno: Late night needs minority, women voices

    Jay Leno, "Jay Leno's Garage," shares his thoughts on the late night talk show landscape.

  • Inside Jay Leno's garage Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 7:16 AM ET
    Inside Jay Leno's garage

    Jay Leno, "Jay Leno's Garage," discusses his new television show which premieres tonight on CNBC at 10p ET/PT.

  • New Roku streaming TV device has 4K resolution Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 5:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Streaming TV device maker Roku on Tuesday unveiled a new model that offers video in Ultra HD, or 4 K, resolution, matching what's available with Amazon's new Fire TV device. The new Roku 4 will cost $130 and will ship by the end of the month. Roku will continue to sell older models at prices that start at $50.

  • Great news for Serial fans: Podcast heads to TV Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 8:13 AM ET

    Creators of "The Lego Movie", Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, have joined forces with Fox 21 TV Studios, to option the rights to the Serial podcast.

  • UPDATE 1-MTV names Sean Atkins as president Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 6:30 PM ET

    Sept 30- MTV, the music and reality-TV focused television network owned by Viacom Inc, on Wednesday named veteran media executive Sean Atkins as its president. He also has executive experience at HBO and Yahoo Inc, MTV said. Viacom has been plagued by declining ratings for its youth-centric TV channels such as MTV, VH1 and Nickelodeon, and advertising revenue has...

  • Verizon’s attempt to reach millennials Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 2:08 PM ET
    Zoe Saldana

    Over-the-top service Go90 is slated to be a one-stop video shop. With such a wide range of ages within millennials, can Verizon pull it off?

  • TiVo's new Bolt all about speed: Tom Rogers Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 6:49 AM ET
    TiVo's new Bolt all about speed: Tom Rogers

    Tom Rogers, TiVo president & CEO, discusses the latest features in TiVo's new set-top box, including the ability to skip ads.

  • Starboard pushes Media General to take Nexstar deal Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 1:21 PM ET

    NEW YORK— One day after Media General received a $1.9 billion buyout offer, activist investor Starboard Value LP urged the television company to take it and to drop its $2.4 billion pursuit of Meredith Corp.. Starboard, which owns about a 4.5 percent stake in Media General, called the Monday bid from Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. "highly strategic."

  • Facebook and TV can be complimentary: FB SVP Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 11:50 AM ET
    Facebook and TV can be complimentary: FB SVP

    Carolyn Everson, Facebook SVP Global Marketing, gives an exclusive interview to CNBC's Julia Boorstin to discuss mobile video consumption and a business strategy to take on the TV ad market.

  • Steve Jobs movie is ‘not opportunistic’: Sorkin Monday, 28 Sep 2015 | 9:18 AM ET
    Steve Jobs at Macworld in 2004.

    As Danny Boyle's latest creation "Steve Jobs" hits cinemas this Fall, already controversy is stirring thanks to Jobs' successor, Apple's CEO, Tim Cook.

  • Nexstar Broadcasting, attempting to drive to wedge between Media General and Meredith Corp., offered nearly $1.9 billion to buy Media General on Monday. The deal, according to Media General, would create a company with almost 90 television stations in 54 markets and magazines including Better Homes and Gardens and Martha Stewart Living.

  • TALLINN, Estonia— Estonia has launched its first full-scale Russian-language television channel in an attempt to lure the country's sizable Russian-speaking minority away from Moscow's sphere of influence. A substantial number of Estonia's Russian-speakers have so far tuned in to Moscow's state-run channels and "don't often know much about what's...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 27- Facebook Inc introduced a slate of new advertising products on Sunday, most of which are aimed at luring television advertisers onto the 1.5- billion user social network. It has the world's most popular smartphone app and generates more than three-quarters of its $10 billion- plus in annual ad revenue on phones. The rollout of the new...

  • Will this become the 'Netflix of sports'? Friday, 25 Sep 2015 | 12:33 PM ET
    Andre Roberts of the Washington Redskins attempts to catch a pass against Trevin Wade of the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on Sept. 24, 2015, in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

    Perform Group to launch a livestreaming sports service. Major soccer leagues and the NFL have signed on.

  • Do digital upstarts threaten ESPN's 'SportsCenter'? Friday, 25 Sep 2015 | 7:47 AM ET
    Anchor Kevin Negandhi (right) talks with Tim Tebow (center) and Mack Brown. File Photo.

    Reports say the sports media leader will lay off up to 300 people and vastly change its flagship "SportsCenter" show.

  • Netflix's big data binge-watching play Friday, 25 Sep 2015 | 7:45 AM ET
    Netflix's big data binge-watching play

    Charlie Warzel, BuzzFeed, discusses how Netflix is using big data to determine when a viewer becomes hooked on a show.

  • 'Law & Order': Changing TV history Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 11:51 AM ET
    'Law & Order': Changing TV history

    Warren Leight, Law & Order SVU showrunner, discusses how his hit television series has been able to survive the growing competition on cable, broadcast and streaming services.

  • Trump plays straight man to host Stephen Colbert Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 6:18 AM ET
    Donald Trump leaves 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert' at Ed Sullivan Theater on September 22, 2015 in New York City.

    Peppering Trump with questions and wisecracks during his appearance, the CBS host reduced the usually domineering Trump to straight-man status.

  • HBO content much better than Netflix: Pro Monday, 21 Sep 2015 | 4:10 PM ET
    HBO content much better than Netflix: Pro

    Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities managing director of equity research, and Youssef Squali, Cantor Fitzgerald global head of Internet and media, discuss the importance of Emmy wins for new media.

  • Altice to buy Cablevision Thursday, 17 Sep 2015 | 11:05 AM ET
    Altice to buy Cablevision

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider, shares his thoughts on Cablevision's agreement to sell itself to European telecom giant Altice.