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Sam Register Promoted to President, Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Digital Series
In this new role, Register will head up a newly formed live-action digital content production unit and will now be responsible for spearheading the development and production of original live-action digital series, tapping the creative talent already working at the Studio while also identifying opportunities for collaboration with new writers and ... (more)
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Wed Apr 23, 2014
Is Amazon Prime Still The Best Deal In Tech?
If you asked that question a week ago, when Seattle-based Amazon.com, Inc. raised its annual fee for Amazon Prime to $99 from $79, you might have heard a far different answer.
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First quarter income from continuing operations attributa... )--Citrix Systems, Inc. today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2014 ended March 31, 2014.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Former Sony CEO Howard Stringer Named Director of Time Inc.
Sir Howard Stringer , the former chairman and CEO of Sony, will be a director at Time Inc. when that company is spun out from Time Warner some time this quarter, the conglomerate said Tuesday.
U.S. should block Comcast-Time Warner merger
As the Supreme Court this week looks into the legality of Internet-television service Aereo, it's a good time to delve into another development that could forever reshape the future of television: the possible merger between two of the nation's biggest cable companies, Comcast and Time Warner Cable .
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Nanaimo Daily News
Creator of "Steven Universe" Rebecca Sugar poses in this undated handout photo. In spear-heading the series "Steven Universe," Rebecca Sugar became the first solo female show creator in the 21-year history of the U.S.-based Cartoon Network.
Time Warner in Fight For Revered Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt's Prints
Throughout photojournalist Alfred Eisenstaedt 's prolific career, all that separated him from some of the most historic villains and heroes of the 20th century was his lens.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Thoughts on Fox Pulling Animation Domination High-Definition from Late Night TV
In reading a recent Deadline Hollywood article , learning that Animation Domination High-Definition, better known as ADHD , was being eliminated on Fox 's late night line up was not a shock.
'Clarence' Is Cartoon Network's Most-Watched Series Premiere to Date in 2014
Following recent successful premieres of such Cartoon Network Studios' productions Steven Universe and Uncle Grandpa , Clarence, Cartoon Network's newest original animated comedy series premiered Monday, April 14, as the network's most-watched series premiere to date in 2014 across all targeted kid and boy demos, according to preliminary data from ... (more)
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Senator Al Franken Wants Netflix's CEO To Testify Against The Comcast-Time Warner Merger
Senator Al Franken has asked Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to testify to Congress regarding the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger.
Single Serve Coffee
Two Strangers Can Connect Over Coffee
Can a coffee machine connect 2 strangers? After a year in the making, you can watch the Coffee Connector - an interactive coffee maker requiring two people to function.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Apple iTunes Adds TBS Programming
Apple Computer and Turner Broadcasting System , a Time Warner company, on Tuesday announced the availability of TBS programming on the iTunes Music Store for $1.99 a download, including content from CNN, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim, according to an Aug. 1 Apple release on Yahoo Finance .
Wall Street Journal
Comcast's Enemy May Be Comcast
And why not? Even senators get the basic argument. In their cable TV businesses, their merger wouldn't reduce competition because the duo already don't compete against each other, even as they compete with a growing array of third parties, including satellite everywhere, telephone companies in numerous markets, and In their broadband business, they ... (more)
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Cartoon Network and meemo LLC Partner to Create Regular Show Digital Goods
Available starting today in the Xbox Live Avatar Marketplace, fans of the series from creator JG Quintel and Cartoon Network Studios will have the opportunity to show their love for best buds Mordecai and Rigby and other characters from the animated series across various digital and mobile platforms.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Daily Beast
Why Your Cable Bill Keeps Going UpBy Evan Weiner
When networks ask carriers for too much money, they get blocked from your screen-until you're forced to pay more money to get them back.
Schumer campaign linked to Comcast, amid looming merger
Some of the same lawmakers who could approve a mega cable merger between Comcast and Time Warner have received tens-of-thousands of dollars worth of campaign contributions from Comcast employees.
Comcast admits what everyone in a TWC/Comcast market already knows: there is no competition
Comcast's biggest reason it's citing to approve its $45.2 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable is that the two companies don't compete against each other.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Message To Ted: CNN Isn't A Winner With Time Warner Today
Remember the hoopla over CNN's ratings jump over the spike in ratings in the wake of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 in March 2014? Like the surge in viewership that occurred during the infamous Los Angeles police chase of football star and accused wife killer O.J. Simpson in his white Ford Bronco, it didn't last.
Brian Robillard Named Vice President, Cartoon Network Studios
Brian Robillard has been named Vice president, content business operations for Cartoon Network Studios, it was announced today by Rob Sorcher, chief content officer for Cartoon Network .
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Superheroes set for direct combat
Walt Disney has thrown down the gauntlet at Warner Bros by scheduling the next installment of its Captain America film series to open on the same day as its rival studio releases a combined Superman-Batman movie.