Shedding Paper For Red Ink
October 30 2014 11:29 AM
The New York Times Company said digital-only subscriptions are up 13 percent, but layoffs and buyouts are eating profits.
Cable Industry Bites Nails After Wheeler’s Anti-Bundle Pitch
October 29 2014 8:04 PM
A cable-industry trade group urged the FCC not to move too hastily in redefining the rules that regulate pay-TV.
FCC Chairman Puts Cable Bundle On Death Watch
October 29 2014 12:17 PM
Tom Wheeler has proposed that Internet-only TV services be treated like traditional cable companies.
At Marvel, Diversity Is Heroic
October 28 2014 6:07 PM
A female-driven “Captain Marvel” and a movie based on “Black Panther” are both in the works at Disney’s Marvel.
SiriusXM Brushes Off 'Opie & Anthony'-Inspired Boycott
October 28 2014 1:24 PM
SiriusXM’s quarterly earnings show it has no reason to regret swiftly firing Anthony Cumia over a controversial Twitter rant.
Broadway Actors Booted From Health Plan In Obamacare Fallout
October 27 2014 3:04 PM
Older members of Actors’ Equity Association say they feel cast aside by a union that had promised to look out for them.
Courting The Cord-Cutter Vote
October 27 2014 8:57 AM
Candidates need to figure out a strategy for reaching voters who don’t have TVs — and they’re running out of time.
Live From New York: It’s Interns Getting Paid ($6.4 Million)
October 24 2014 6:07 PM
NBCUniversal has agreed to pay $6.4 million to settle a class action lawsuit with a group of former “SNL” interns.
Bill Maher At UC Berkeley? Some Students Say No Way
October 24 2014 11:35 AM
The spirit of Berkeley’s "Free Speech Movement" will not smile for Bill Maher. Some students aren’t happy that he's speaking at graduation.
Politico: We’re Not Shills For BP
October 22 2014 1:17 PM
Politico says an eyebrow-raising article written by a BP communications rep is a simple op-ed.
Comcast Q3 Earnings Preview: Profits To Rise 9% Despite Cord-Cutting
October 21 2014 3:42 PM
In a conference call Thursday, Comcast is expected to address news that HBO and CBS are wooing non-cable subscribers.
On ‘Homeland,’ YouTube Plays Itself
October 21 2014 11:39 AM
Major tech brands get plenty of cameos on “Homeland,” but producers of cable dramas say they don’t take ad dollars. What gives?
4 Big Mistakes That Made Ebola Worse
October 17 2014 11:13 PM
Tracking Ebola-related errors made by the likes of the CDC and the World Health Organization is almost as difficult as tracking the virus itself.
Fresh Protests Turn Violent In Hong Kong
October 17 2014 8:31 PM
About 9,000 demonstrators clashed with police late Friday night in Hong Kong’s Mong Kok financial district.
BBC Fights Back Against 'Right To Be Forgotten'
October 17 2014 6:42 PM
Following the EU’s controversial “right to be forgotten” law, the BBC plans to republish links wiped from Google’s memory.
Comcast Sued Over 'Excessive And Harassing' Robocalls
October 17 2014 4:58 PM
A California man is suing the Comcast Corp. for allegedly violating federal restrictions on automated telemarketing activities.
Whisper And The Myth Of Digital Anonymity
October 16 2014 6:15 PM
In the latest privacy dustup surrounding a supposedly anonymous service, the Whisper app is said to be tracking users’ locations.
Casualties Of Airbnb’s NYC War? Traditional B&Bs
October 16 2014 2:00 PM
Legal hotels fear getting caught in the dragnet.
HBO Without Cable? 5 Things We Want To Know
October 15 2014 7:00 PM
Richard Plepler, CEO of HBO, said the network will offer a standalone service for noncable subscribers, but big questions loom.
You’ll Soon Be Able To Watch HBO Without Cable
October 15 2014 11:41 AM
HBO chief Richard Plepler confirmed Wednesday that a standalone HBO service is set to launch in 2015.