Cable Bill Price Hikes Outpace Inflation Fourfold
May 20 2014 1:35 PM
According to a new report from the FCC, the average bill for basic cable in the United States rose four times the rate of inflation
Hello, Sprint? Dish Network Needs A Partner, Too
May 19 2014 5:50 PM
News that AT&T will merge with DirecTV has rekindled speculation that Dish Network will forge an alliance with Sprint or T-Mobile.
Here's What AT&T Gets Out Of DirecTV Merger
May 19 2014 11:37 AM
To compete with Comcast, AT&T is dialing up the satellite-TV company to the tune of $48.5 billion. Is it a smart merger or a wrong number?
Gay Teen Pressures Amazon To Cut Off Boy Scouts
May 19 2014 10:46 AM
Pascal Tessier, who believes the BSA’s anti-gay policy violates Amazon’s terms, plans to deliver 120,000 petition signatures to Amazon's headquarters.
Jill Abramson To Wake Forest Graduates: 'I'm In The Same Boat As You'
May 19 2014 10:32 AM
Ousted New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson said there is "not a chance" she will get her New York Times tattoo removed.
Ringling Bros. Trumpets Legal Victory In Fight With Elephant Lovers
May 17 2014 12:17 PM
Hampered by a reputation for extreme tactics, the animal-rights movement loses a 14-year court battle with one of its biggest targets.
Jill Abramson Didn’t Want To Go, Refused To Resign
May 16 2014 5:14 PM
A new report confirms rumors that Jill Abramson refused an offer to resign from her position as executive editor at the New York Times, and indicates that she was hoping to keep her job.
America's Most Sugary Cereal Brands
May 16 2014 10:45 AM
Eating three-quarters of a cup of some of America's favorite cereals could be the equivalent of having four Oreo cookies for breakfast.
Ending Paycheck Secrecy: Abramson Ouster Underscores Transparency Debate
May 15 2014 5:35 PM
Would U.S. workers be better off if everyone knew everyone else’s salary? At some companies, pay transparency policies are already being tried -- and they’re working.
A Third Of Internet Users Could Face Data Caps Within 5 Years
May 15 2014 10:26 AM
Comcast lobbyist David Cohen said the company could roll out controversial “usage-based billing” to all customers in five years.
At The Times, Trading One Kind Of Diversity For Another
May 14 2014 6:32 PM
Black media groups on Thursday applauded the appointment of Dean Baquet the first African-American to lead the New York Times, who is replacing Jill Abramson, the first woman to fill the role.
The Times: Theories Swirl On The Reasons Abramson Was Fired
May 14 2014 5:59 PM
The New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson was abruptly fired on Wednesday, and the reasons remain unclear.
What's Next For Jill Abramson's New York Times Tattoo?
May 14 2014 4:07 PM
New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson abruptly left the paper after almost three years on Wednesday. Will she choose to keep her tattoo of the Times "T" logo?
Baiting The Colossus Of Corporate Coffee
May 14 2014 3:59 PM
Hoping to capitalize on Starbucks’ aggressive tactics, an author is awaiting a cease-and-desist letter that may never come. Is the coffee giant catching on?
Dean Baquet Has Nothing To Say On Twitter [PHOTO]
May 14 2014 3:55 PM
Dean Baquet's Twitter account was dormant at the time he was announced as the new executive editor at the New York Times.
In Surprise Move, New York Times Executive Editor Is Out
May 14 2014 3:14 PM
The first female top editor at the New York Times is leaving after only three years on the job, the company announced on Wednesday.
Europe Just Shot The Messenger
May 13 2014 3:46 PM
Tuesday’s “right to be forgotten” ruling underscores significant differences in data privacy laws in the U.S. and Europe.
‘Seinfeld’ Would Have Been Canceled Were It On Air Today
May 13 2014 5:49 AM
Broadcast networks canceled more than a dozen shows last week, many of which barely survived a season. Are execs out of patience, or just ideas?
FCC’s Wheeler Revises Net Neutrality Rules, But Paid ‘Fast Lane’ Stays
May 12 2014 1:06 PM
New rules will reportedly prohibit Internet slow lanes but still allow companies to pay a toll for faster service.
YouTube Shines On A New Kind Of Stage Mom
May 09 2014 12:36 PM
For some moms, making YouTube videos is a full-time job, but will their kids grow up to regret the accidental fame?