Media Radio

  • The Pandora Media app is seen on an Apple iPhone.

    Internet radio company Pandora Media Inc and music-sharing service SoundCloud said on Wednesday that Pandora will take over handling the U.S. advertising for SoundCloud. 

  • Last month, Oakland, California- based Pandora agreed to sell itself in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal to satellite radio company and part-owner Sirius XM Holdings Inc.. Pandora, which competes against Spotify Technology SA and Apple Inc's Apple Music, has long offered free versions of its streaming music service supported by advertising.

  • Sept 24- Satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc said on Monday it would buy music-streaming service provider Pandora Media Inc in an all-stock deal valued at about $3.5 billion. Allen& Co LLC and BofA Merrill Lynch are financial advisers to SiriusXM and Baker Botts LLP and Simpson Thacher& Bartlett LLP are providing legal counsel.

  • Moonves, who turned CBS from an aging radio and TV broadcaster into a successful provider of shows to digital platforms, had been expected to reap an estimated $100 million in severance. CBS said in a regulatory filing that it and Moonves in addition would donate $20 million to organizations supporting the# MeToo movement. Moonves, the top executive at CBS since...

  • Moonves, who turned CBS from an aging radio and TV broadcaster into a successful provider of shows to digital platforms, had been expected to reap an estimated $100 million in severance. CBS said in a regulatory filing that it and Moonves in addition would donate $20 million to organizations supporting the# MeToo movement. Moonves, the top executive at CBS since...

  • Moonves, who turned CBS from an aging radio and TV broadcaster into a successful provider of shows to digital platforms, had been expected to reap an estimated $100 million in severance. CBS said it and Moonves will donate $20 million of Moonves' severance to organizations supporting the# MeToo movement. Under terms, CBS said in a filing that the settlement of $120...

  • Moonves, who turned CBS from an aging radio and TV broadcaster into a successful provider of shows to digital platforms, had been expected to reap an estimated $100 million in severance. CBS also said it and Moonves will donate $20 million of Moonves' severance to organizations supporting the# MeToo movement. Under terms, CBS said a settlement amount of $120...

  • ROME, Aug 27- Italian Economy Minister Giovanni Tria said on Monday, during a visit to the Chinese capital, that the goal of his trip is not to find new buyers for Italian debt, denying recent speculation in the Italian media. "The objective of the mission is to strengthen economic cooperation between our two countries," Tria said in an interview with China's...

  • Mike Francesa

    Sports fans with money riding will watch more games and keep closer tabs on their favorite teams and leagues, WFAN host Mike Francesa suggests.

  • LONDON/ STOCKHOLM, Aug 23- Ericsson increased its share of the mobile networks market in the second quarter, while Samsung Electronics jumped into fourth place, data from industry research firm Dell'Oro showed. Ericsson, the second biggest maker of radio access network gear, and Samsung benefited from rising U.S. demand as China's ZTE tumbled into fifth place...

  • Aug 20- A federal appeals court on Monday revived a lawsuit accusing CBS Corp and CBS Radio of copyright infringement for playing digitally remastered songs recorded before 1972 by Al Green, the Everly Brothers, Jackie Wilson and others on radio stations and online. CBS last November split off its CBS Radio business, which merged with Entercom Communications...

  • Jack Dorsey, co-founder and chief executive officer of Twitter Inc., speaks during an interview in New York, U.S., on Monday, May 1, 2017. 

    Dorsey and the social media platform came under fire last month from President Donald Trump and other Republican lawmakers for the supposed de-emphasizing of conservative accounts.

  • Jack Dorsey, CEO, Twitter

    InfoWars and its associated accounts have yet to violate Twitter's community guidelines, the social media company said.

  • T-MOBILE US SAYS NOKIA 5 G EQUIPMENT TO BE USED ON BOTH ITS 600 MEGAHERTZ AND 28 GIGAHERTZ LICENSED RADIO SPECTRUM.

  • NOKIA SAYS MULTI-YEAR T-MOBILE CONTRACT COVERS 5 G HARDWARE, SOFTWARE AND SERVICES INCLUDING ITS AIRSCALE RADIO GEAR.

  • July 27- U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has been suspended from Facebook for bullying and hate speech and is close to having pages tied to him and his Infowars website removed from the platform, the social media network said on Friday. The radio host's personal profile was banned for 30 days after it was found to have uploaded four videos published on pages...

  • Co-founder and CEO of Netflix Reed Hastings

    Netflix will launch a comedy radio channel in January 2019 on Sirius XM. The channel's focus will be stand up excerpts and highlights from stars of its original comedy programming. 

  • BEIJING, June 20- China will use targeted cuts in banks' reserve requirement ratios and other policy tools to boost credit support for small firms and keep economic growth steady, state radio on Wednesday quoted a cabinet meeting as saying. From September 1 until the end of 2020, interest income from credit up to 5 million yuan for eligible small firms and...

  • BEIJING, June 20- China will use targeted cuts in banks' reserve requirement ratios and other policy tools to boost credit support for small firms and keep economic growth steady, state radio on Wednesday quoted a cabinet meeting as saying. From September 1 until the end of 2020, interest income from credit up to 5 million yuan for eligible small firms and...

  • PARIS, June 11- France's farm minister said on Monday that a decision by farmers to launch a blockade of oil refineries and fuel depots to protest a government decision to allow Total to use imported palm oil at a biofuel plant was illegal. Stephane Travert said the government will not back down on its decision to allow Total to use imported palm oil.