Culture

Fox threatens to become cable channel amid Aereo dispute

Published 08/04/2013

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - News Corp's Fox TV network raised the stakes in its battle with Web startup Aereo Inc on Monday, threatening to remove [more…]

Exclusive: Disney to begin layoffs in studio, consumer products – sources

Published 05/04/2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co expects to begin layoffs at its studio and consumer product divisions within the next two weeks, according to [more…]

Sirius XM to carry new Glenn Beck channel

Published 25/03/2013

(Reuters) - Sirius XM has struck a deal to carry a new channel produced by Glenn Beck's media company 'theBlaze', featuring conservative talk shows and [more…]

Media mogul seeks to build U.S. electronic dance music empire

Published 08/03/2013

MIAMI (Reuters) - New York media mogul Robert F.X. Sillerman is the new entertainment king of Miami Beach after taking over almost all of the [more…]

Cablevision sues Viacom over fees for low-rated networks

Cablevision sues Viacom over fees for low-rated networks

Published 26/02/2013

(Reuters) - Cablevision Systems Corp has accused Viacom Inc in an antitrust lawsuit of forcing it to pay for more than a dozen low-rated cable [more…]

Imax plans to open more theaters in Brazil, India

Published 21/02/2013

(Reuters) - Imax Corp, a maker of movie cameras and projection equipment for giant screens, plans to open 10 to 15 theaters each in Brazil [more…]

BSkyB and Disney to launch new TV channel in UK

Published 21/02/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - BSkyB has extended its 24-year relationship with Walt Disney to create a new television channel which will show Disney films in Britain [more…]

Dozens sue Britain’s BBC over Savile sex abuse scandal

Published 13/02/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Dozens of victims of alleged sexual abuse by the late British television star Jimmy Savile have sued the BBC in the wake [more…]

California court finds for Apple in credit card suit

California court finds for Apple in credit card suit

Published 04/02/2013

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc and other online retailers did not break California law by requiring consumers to provide their address and phone numbers [more…]

NBC Universal reshuffles, Hammer takes over cable networks

Published 04/02/2013

(Reuters) - Longtime NBC Universal executive Bonnie Hammer will soon be running all of the media company's cable networks besides sports and news, as part [more…]