The streaming video-on-demand service will get more than 50 titles added to its offerings.
As children's TV viewing patterns change, CNBC spoke to advertising experts about how the industry needs to adapt to changes.
According to Reuters, Viacom's Doug Herzog, the head of the unit which oversees MTV and Comedy Central, will leave the company in January. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
Dec 20- Advertising tracking company Nielsen Holdings Plc said it would buy Tribune Media Co's media data unit, Gracenote, for $560 million. Some of Gracenote's customers include Apple Inc, Tesla Motors Inc, Time Warner Cable and Amazon.com Inc. TV station operators, said it had hired investment banks Moelis& Co and Guggenheim Securities to explore strategic...
Tribune Media said in February that it had hired investment banks Moelis& Co and Guggenheim Securities to explore strategic options for the business. Emeryville, California- based Gracenote, which began operations as a CD metadata provider nearly 20 years ago, offers a number of services such as audio and video content recommendations, TV guide data and sports...
Ivan Feinseth, Tigress Financial Partners, and Larry Haverty, Gabelli Funds, weigh in on Disney following the company's strong "Rogue One" opening.
The actress and serial bride died from a heart attack on Sunday in Los Angeles.
Sydney Holland's legal action comes three days after she claimed Redstone paid millions of dollars to multiple women.
Experts agree that CBS has a stronger portfolio, and Viacom may find itself floundering given its low ratings and lack of digital expansion.
Media titan Sumner Redstone gave out many millions of dollars to multiple mistresses, new legal filings claim.
National Amusements asks the boards of CBS and Viacom to discontinue their exploration of a potential combination, CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
"Empire" was completely shut out and star Taraji P. Henson was not honored for her performance in "Hidden Figures," Today reports.
Shari Redstone's company says it's "not the right time to merge" CBS and Viacom.
"Given the amount of choice you have today, it is amazing that no one has built a better recommendation engine for TV," said Michael Nathanson, an analyst with MoffettNathanson. Over the past six years, the amount of time people aged 18 to 24, part of advertisers' most coveted demographic, spent watching traditional TV declined 42 percent, according to a presentation...
The president-elect says he doesn't believe Moscow was behind leaked Democratic National Committee and Clinton emails.
More than 70 percent of the most widely distributed channels have lost subscribers in the last year, according to Nielsen data
Dec 7- Turner Broadcasting System Inc will create more video content for mobile app Snapchat and collaborate with the social media company on advertising, Turner said on Wednesday, as they expand a partnership to broaden their reach among millennials. TV networks of the Time Warner Inc unit, including TBS and Adult Swim, will create original series exclusively...
NEW YORK, Dec 6- AT&T Inc's new streaming television service, DirectTV Now, has so far exceeded expectations, AT&T's CEO Randall Stephenson told investors on Tuesday. AT&T acquired DirecTV for $48.5 billion last year, making it the largest U.S. pay-TV operator with 25.3 million video subscribers, in a push to diversify into the media and entertainment business.
Donald Trump is turning his transition into a reality show, too. That's an ominous sign, says Vox's Todd VanDerWerff.
The Academy has selected its host for the 2017 Oscars, and the lucky presenting role goes to... U.S. talk show host Jimmy Kimmel.