Media Television


  • Vice and A&E Networks announce new TV network Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 12:45 PM ET
    Vice Founder and CEO Shane Smith and A&E Networks president and CEO Nancy Dubuc.

    Vice plans to fill its new channel with lifestyle and entertainment programming, including shows about music, sports, fashion, food and more.

  • Topher Grace sees another big change for Hollywood Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 11:59 AM ET
    Actor Topher Grace.

    Sooner or later there won't be a distinction between movies made for theatre release and those made for television, says Topher Grace of "Truth."

  • Topher Grace: 'Truth' and consequences Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 7:46 AM ET
    Topher Grace: 'Truth' and consequences

    Actor Topher Grace, discusses his role in the new film, "Truth" about "60 Minutes Two's" investigation into President George W. Bush's Vietnam era military service. Also Grace weighs in on the impact of social media on the movie industry.

  • Star Trek returns to TV Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Star Trek returns to TV

    A new 'Star Trek' TV show is set to stream in 2017, exclusively on CBS All Access.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 2- The sci-fi show "Star Trek" is boldly going into the streaming universe, with a series that will introduce characters and alien civilizations but which left. CBS said the series, starting in January 2017, will be shown primarily on the network's streaming and subscription service, CBS Access, with only a preview episode being broadcast.

  • Stream me up, Scotty: 'Star Trek' returns to TV Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 3:01 PM ET
    Star Trek

    CBS revealed on Monday that a new "Star Trek" series will appear on its streaming service in 2017.

  • 'Star Trek' to boldly go back to TV with new series Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 1:45 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 2- The sci-fi show "Star Trek" is boldly going back to television, with a new series introducing new characters and alien civilizations that will launch in January 2017, CBS television said on Monday. Created by the late Gene Roddenberry, the original "Star Trek" series debuted on U.S. television in 1966 with characters like Captain James T. Kirk, played by...

  • Traders pick one media stock Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 12:51 PM ET
    Traders pick one media stock

    The FMHR traders discuss catalysts to take shares of Disney higher, and which other media play makes a good bet for your portfolio.

  • Slava Rubin: Smart TV market still competitive Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 11:38 AM ET
    Slava Rubin: Smart TV market still competitive

    Slava Rubin, Indiegogo co-founder and CEO, discusses the potential for the Apple TV.

  • Top paid apps for Apple TV: 9to5Mac Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 11:36 AM ET
    Top paid apps for Apple TV: 9to5Mac

    CNBC's Josh Lipton provides insight to 9to5Mac's list of the most popular apps used on Apple TV.

  • CBS makes big digital move Monday, 2 Nov 2015 | 11:16 AM ET
    CBS makes big digital move

    CBS is investing in a digital television series for its standalone streaming app, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. The "Star Trek" series will debut in 2017.

  • RNC 'suspends' debate plans with NBC/Telemundo Friday, 30 Oct 2015 | 1:51 PM ET
    RNC 'suspends' debate plans with NBC/Telemundo

    The Republican National Committee has decided to suspend its debate plans with NBC/Telemundo, reports CNBC's Sue Herera. NBC has said this is a "disappointing development."

  • An App Store is the centerpiece of the new device, and hundreds of apps will be ready at launch, including gaming, shopping and photography. "It's a phenomenal opportunity to fit into people's lives when they are comfortably sitting on their sofa," said Madefire CEO Ben Wolstenholme, whose app features vivid digital books. Yet the TV, which starts at $149, has some...

  • Mossberg reviews Apple TV Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 | 11:52 AM ET
    Mossberg reviews Apple TV

    Re/code's editor-at-large Walt Mossberg, shares his review of the Apple TV, and navigating the app store on the device.

  • BT revenue up 2 pct in record quarter for TV adds Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 | 3:14 AM ET

    LONDON, Oct 29- Britain's BT, riding high after receiving the go-ahead to buy mobile operator EE on Wednesday, edged market expectations with a 2 percent rise in second-quarter revenue on an underlying basis, helped by new TV customers. The group posted revenue of 4.38 billion pounds for the quarter, in which it added a record 106,000 TV customers.

  • Gremlins strike World Series: Fans go wild Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 7:36 AM ET
    A view of Kauffman Stadium as the Kansas City Royals prepare for Game 1 of the 2015 World Series between the Royals and New York Mets.

    Opening game hit an unexpected snag when technical difficulties with the broadcast feed from Fox caused the game to be delayed.

  • Now Broadway is getting its own Netflix Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 11:01 AM ET

    Meet BroadwayHD; an on-demand internet streaming platform which hopes to bridge the gap between onstage Broadway performances and digital devices.

  • Tech bets worth your money Monday, 26 Oct 2015 | 3:18 PM ET
    Tech bets worth your money

    Discussing technology growers, and who might dominate the cloud business, with Ivan Feinseth, Tigress Financial Partners.

  • Big day for two tech giants Monday, 26 Oct 2015 | 3:14 PM ET
    Big day for two tech giants

    Piper Jaffray expects Apple's new TV will add 1 percent to revenue, reports CNBC's Julia Boorst; and check out Microsoft's new flagship store in NYC, with CNBC's Morgan Brennan.

  • Apple TV won't move needle: Analyst Monday, 26 Oct 2015 | 2:45 PM ET
    Apple TV won't move needle: Analyst

    Discussing why Apple's new TV doesn't have exactly what consumers want, with Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest senior research analyst.