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Looking For Promotion, However Small, To Boost Traditional Viewing
David Zaslav, president and chief executive officer of Discovery Communications, says his cable network group is looking to license some newer content to Subscription Video On Demand companies in order to gain a benefit beyond additional revenue: the boosting of ratings for new episodes on the cable networks.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
All Things Digital
Discovery Weighs Bid for Food Network Owner
Discovery Communications Inc. is considering a bid for Scripps Network Interactive, the owner of cable channels like the Food Network and HGTV, according to a person familiar with the matter.
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Discovery considering bid for Scripps Networks-report
Shares of Scripps Networks Interactive soared more than 11 percent after the market closed on Tuesday on a news report that Discovery Communications is considering a bid for the sought-after cable company.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Three Howard students honored with art award from comptroller
From left, Rockburn Elementary second-grader Jayden Kelly, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, Glenwood Middle eighth-grader Sarah Cooper and Howard High senior Kaitlynn Motley stand with their art and proclamations from Franchot.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
Analysts' Corner Releases New Research Reports on Time Warner,...
Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Time Warner Cable Inc., DIRECTV, Inc., Staples, Inc., Dish Network Corp. and Discovery Communications, Inc. According to the company, readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings.
Discovery Communications and Pay Dirt Gold Company Launch New Gold...
Gold Rush Panning Kits include a professional gold pan, a snuffer bottle for retrieving gold from the dirt, a classic vile to store the gold and a certificate of authenticity.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Discovery Communications CEO David Zaslav to Present at 41st Annual...
Discovery Communications today announced that President and CEO David Zaslav will present at the 41st Annual UBS Global Media and Communications Conference at 11:00 a.m. EST on Monday, December 9, 2013, at the Westin New York at Times Square in New York City.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Discovery Communications Celebrates #Givingtuesday with on-Air,...
As part of #GivingTuesday on December 3, 2013, Discovery Communications is undertaking a number of activities designed to give back and make a difference in the communities where its employees live and work.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Discovery Communications Inc. Series A Receives "Outperform"...
's stock had its "outperform" rating restated by research analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein in a report released on Tuesday, AnalystRatings.Net reports.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Discovery Communications Eyeing Early Takeover of Eurosport
Eurosport's coverage of sporting events including cycling's Tour de France helped the network to record ratings this year.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Discovery Communications acquires Espresso Education
The purchase of Espresso Education represents Discovery Communications' first international education-focused acquisition and highlights the company's commitment to providing educators worldwide with quality digital resources, professional development and networking tools to help them accelerate student achievement.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Animal Planet Has Lined Up Dozens of New Advertisers
Chalk some of it up to simple ratings growth but never underestimate the power of a good tree house integration.
Discovery Communications, Time Warner Cable Renew Carriage Deal
The companies included TV Everywhere rights in their latest agreement, which Discovery CEO David Zaslav and his team have said deserve additional money.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Discovery Cornering Naked Reality TV Genre With Naked Nesting Special/Pilot
Discovery Communications, intent upon owning the naked reality-TV genre, announced this morning it will premiere a two-hour special/backdoor pilot, Buying Naked on TLC, on November 20. The special follows two nudist couples as they search for their dream homes.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Discovery Communications and STEMconnector to Hold Capitol Hill...
Panel discussion on engaging women and minorities to pursue science and technology education and careers to include Grant Imahara of Discovery Channel's MYTHBUSTERS -- Discovery Communications and STEMconnector today announced the first-ever STEM Diversity Symposium on Capitol Hill to discuss the accomplishments women and minorities have made in ... (more)
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Beringea's Espresso Group sold to Discovery Communications
Beringea has sold its portfolio company Espresso Group to Discovery Communications .
Discovery Communications promotes James Rosenstock to President, Discovery Education International
Discovery Communications has elevated James Rosenstock to the newly created position of President, Discovery Education International, leading the development and execution of the international growth strategy for the company's fast-growing Discovery Education division.