Media Television


  • Kevin Spacey in Netflix's "House of Cards"

    The new "House of Cards" season is out, and about 5 million people may watch the first episode this month.

  • Big binge weekend ahead for 'House of Cards' fans

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on one of Netflix's big success stories and how the series helped boost the stock and increase competition in the original content space.

  • Netflix's streaming power going mainstream

    Arik Hesseldahl, Re/code, and Daniel Ernst, Welch Capital Partners, discusses the success of "House of Cards," and weigh in on Netflix's dominance in the world of streaming content and whether traditional television viewing is in trouble.

  • NYSE Traders on the floor.

    According to this analyst it's time to buy Disney.

  • Time to buy Disney?

    Barton Crockett, Senior Analyst at FBR Capital Markets & Co., discusses how investors should look at Disney with its success with Star Wars and worries over ESPN.

  • Call of the day: Buy Disney

    Stan Meyers, Piper Jaffray analyst, took Disney from neutral to buy.

  • Hillary Clinton is featured on the television.

    The close race between Republicans and Democratsa and better targeting abilities leads to high increases in cable TV ad spending

  • NEW YORK, March 1- Republican frontrunner Donald Trump has upended the presidential primaries this year by relying heavily on free air time and Twitter at the expense of local-ad buying, throwing into question estimates that the November presidential election could translate into $6 billion spent on TV advertising. "For the broadcast industry, which has...

  • Will digital ads outpace TV?

    Discussing the future of advertising and television in the digital age with Gian Fulgoni, Chairman Emeritus & Co-Founder of ComScore Inc.

  • Host Chris Rock speaks onstage during the 88th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre on February 28, 2016 in Hollywood, California.

    For a night dedicated to celebrating achievements in film, political matters seemed to take center stage for a large amount of Sunday’s Academy Awards.

  • Michael Bisping (R) and Anderson Silva face off at Tower Bridge on February 25, 2016 in London, England.

    The UFC is making UFC Fight Night 83 matches available only on its digital streaming platform, UFC Fight Pass.

  • A new detergent advert addressing gender inequality has gone viral, even receiving the backing of Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg.

  • High pressure Hollywood eyes Oscars

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin provides a look at the state of Tinseltown and the studios cranking out all the movies.

  • Rapper Dr. Dre arrives at the premiere of Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures' 'Straight Outta Compton' at the Microsoft Theatre on August 10, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

    Hollywood weighs in on whether or not digital platforms are viewed the same as traditional TV and film distribution.

  • Feb 24- Walt Disney Co's ESPN sports network and Verizon Communications Inc have made progress in their talks to settle a legal dispute over a TV package that lets customers choose bundles of channels, according to a court filing on Wednesday. The companies asked New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan to put the legal proceedings over Verizon's Fios Custom...

  • Battle over media measurements

    Andre Swanston, Tru Optik CEO & co-founder, discusses how his company measures the sharing economy, including streaming media content.

  • BEIJING, Feb 21- China's land ministry will reduce or stop issuing land for development of residential housing projects in cities and other areas where there is a property supply glut, state television reported on Sunday, citing details from a ministry meeting. The ministry will increase land allocations in cities which have allowed migrant workers to...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 19- Verizon Communications Inc, which launched its pay TV plan "FiOS Custom TV" last year to let viewers choose bundles of channels they want to watch, has redesigned the offering. The first package, named "Essentials," has over 190 channels, including the big four U.S. networks- Disney's ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC with no sports offerings. The channels it moved...

  • Is there an Apple workaround?

    Former Apple Security Director and current Code42 VP & Chief Security Officer Rick Orloff, discusses whether Apple has the capabilities to help the FBI unlock the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone without erasing data on the phone.

  • The future cable box

    FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai, provides insight to regulators seeking to increase competition and choice in the cable industry.