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  • Could an Aereo Victory Be The Kick In the Pants the TV Biz Needs?

    (Palo Alto, Calif.) -- A court victory by Aereo would be enormously disruptive for broadcasters, many of whom have not yet found a way to meet consumer demand for mobile video. Yet according to one broadcasting exec, an Aereo victory might be just the...
  • Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo in Victory for Broadcasters

    The Supreme Court delivered a big blow to Aereo on Wednesday, ruling that its streams of broadcast TV channels violated copyright law. The justices ruled 6-3 that because Aereo functioned essentially like a cable system, its streams of broadcast...
  • BBC Chief Tony Hall Promises a 'Competition Revolution'

    BBC director-general Tony Hall has pledged to open up the public broadcaster still further to competition from the independent sector, and liberate its in-house producers, drawing on comparisons with Hollywood. In a speech delivered Thursday at City...
  • Netflix Signs Deal with Suddenlink, in Largest U.S. Cable Operator Pact So Far

    Suddenlink Communications, a cable operator with about 1.2 million TV customers across its footprint, has signed an agreement with Netflix to offer the streaming-video service through TiVo set-tops. The Netflix pact with the MSO comes after three smaller...
  • Comcast Shakes Up Management at ThePlatform Online-Video Unit

    Comcast announced that Ian Blaine, co-founder of its white-label video subsidiary thePlatform, will step down as CEO effective June 20 to become a strategic adviser to the company. The cable operator promoted two execs of thePlatform as co-CEOs to take...
  • Discovery, Liberty Global Acquire All3Media in $930 Million Deal

    Discovery and Liberty Global have established a joint venture to acquire unscripted TV production group All3Media in a deal valued at $930 million. Deal calls for All3Media to remain an autonomous company with its own management team. All3Media has...
  • Discovery Communications and Liberty Global buy All3Media

    Discovery Communications and Liberty Global buy All3Media
    Cable programming giant Discovery Communications and Liberty Global have reached an agreement to acquire All3Media, a London-based television production company, in a deal valued at $930 million. For Discovery Communications, parent of cable networks...
  • Fox and Apollo to create TV production giant.

    Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and private equity giant Apollo Global Management are in preliminary talks to create a global television production house that would manage big hits like "American Idol" and "Deal or No Deal." The deal would combine...
  • 21st Century Fox, Apollo Global Management Poised for Joint Venture

    21st Century Fox and private equity giant Apollo Global Management have entered into a preliminary agreement to form a joint venture that would bring together some of the biggest production companies in TV, including Fox-owned Shine Group and Apollo-owned...
  • Netflix, Vodafone Sign Exclusive Pact for 4G Wireless Customers in the U.K.

    Vodafone, one of the world's largest wireless carriers, announced an exclusive mobile deal with Netflix under which 4G customers in the U.K. will receive a six-month free subscription to the streaming-video service. The Vodafone deal is another plank...
  • MGM posts net income of $12 million in fourth quarter, down 70%

    MGM Holdings Inc., the parent of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., posted fourth-quarter net income of $12.2 million, down 70% from a year earlier, when MGM had net income of $40.2 million and benefited from the release of the blockbusters "Skyfall" and "The...
  • Discovery Mulls Joint Bids for Major Sports Rights for Eurosport

    LONDON -- Discovery Communications is preparing to up its game in the sports rights field as it eyes further premium contests for Eurosport, in which it holds a majority stake. "Eurosport is a bigger platform than ESPN on cable in the U.S. and it reaches...