9 hrs ago
Alki David and Aereo Reach Settlement
According to a settlement brought about by U.S. District Court Judge Audrey Collins, Alki David-the billionaire owner of FilmOn.com-must stop using the names Aereokiller and BarryDriller.com for his broadcast streaming service.
Tue May 14, 2013
Aereo Expanding to Atlanta in June, Revamps Pricing
Aereo is expanding into the Deep South. The company today announced that beginning June 17, Atlanta-area consumers who pre-registered with Aereo will receive a special invitation to join; general membership access begins June 24.
Mon May 13, 2013
DealBook: Making a Case for One Leader at JPMorgan
"This isn't about good governance; it's about busybodies without a clue, trying to do the dumbest thing - slapping and shaming a superb C.E.O. for utterly no practical reason." That's what Barry Diller , the media mogul, told me on Monday about the possibility that shareholders could vote to strip Jamie Dimon , the chairman and chief executive of ... (more)
ABC Adding Local Live Streaming Via iOS App
Broadcast television's slow but seemingly inexorable move from over-the-air to Internet distribution received another major boost this week with the announcement from ABC of a new "live" feature that will be added to its mobile app.
Sat May 11, 2013
InterActiveCorp Coverage Initiated at JG Capital
The firm set a "positive" rating on the stock. The analysts wrote, "IAC is a complex company with unrelated businesses in the core areas of search, applications, online dating, local and media.
Fri May 10, 2013
Whitney Tilson: Facebook, IAC Takeover Target Could Be the Next Netflix
Any major company -- Amazon , Comcast , Microsoft or any other firm that has an interest in content deals and millions of subscribers -- could have purchased the firm at that low rate.
Thu May 09, 2013
Poetry for Vets
At a benefit supporting military vets, actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Jamie Hector took to the stage to bring awareness to the healing power of the arts.
Innovative, Award-Winning Northwest Digital Marketing Start-Up Celebrates 20 Years
The award-winning, internationally impactful digital marketing start-up The Garrigan Lyman Group is now celebrating 20 years as one of the premier digital marketing agencies in the United States.
Wed May 08, 2013
About.com, Newsy Partner For Original Online Video Content
Outsourcing a share of its video production, About.com on Wednesday is expected to announce a partnership with mobile-focused video news network Newsy.
Mon May 06, 2013
Marcus Alexander Joins Leadership Team at Answers
Answers , the world's most popular destination for trusted Q&A content, today announced the appointment of Marcus Alexander as Vice President and Corporate Controller.
Sun May 05, 2013
Electus Invests in Hud:sun Media
IAC's multi-platform production studio Electus is making what it's calling a "strategic investment" in Hud:sun Media, an independent production firm known for shepherding such series as Bravo's Pregnant in Heels and AOL's "Decoding Style with Nina Garcia." The two companies plan to collaborate on programming for TV and the Web in the U.S. and ... (more)
Thu May 02, 2013
Pre-Market Analysis on FB, ZNGA, AKAM, and IACI
The Internet information sector has generally shown poor performance despite some major positives in earnings.
Wed May 01, 2013
Barry Diller Is Through Talking About Newsweek
Earlier this week, Barry Diller admitted something pretty much anyone could have told you: Buying Newsweek was a mistake.
CBS Won't Buy Hulu, Might Terminate Free TV
According to Bloomberg , CBS Chief Executive Les Moonves said that the network will switch to cable if Aereo wins the right to re-transmit shows without permission.
IAC/InterActiveCorp Management Discusses Q1 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Good day, everyone, and welcome to the IAC Reports Q1 Results Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded.
The Washington Post
U.S. Stock Futures Little Changed Before Fed Statement, ISM Data
U.S. stock futures were little changed, after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index climbed to a record yesterday, as investors awaited a statement from the Federal Reserve and a report on manufacturing.
Barry Diller's IAC Posts Higher First-Quarter Financials
The Internet company's media operations tripled their revenue after the consolidation of News_Beast, but brought in a wider operating loss.
New York Post
IAC nets a Diller of a disappointment
IAC/InterActiveCorp shares fell as much as 5.5 percent in extended trading after the owner of Match.com, Newsweek/Daily Beast and other Internet brands reported slower-than-expected growth in its search segment.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Barry Diller Uncensored: Media Billionaire On Newsweek Mistake,...
Media mogul Barry Diller has been around many proverbial blocks in his day and has been deeply involved in all aspects ot eh media and internet businesses for nearly half a century.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Media Life Magazine
Barry Diller: Buying Newsweek a a mistakea IAC chairman tells Bloomberg ...
IAC chairman Barry Diller has had second thoughts about buying Newsweek. Diller told Bloomberg TV's Willow Bay on Monday that he doesn't have great expectations for the news product, which is now solely digital, saying, "I wish I hadn't bought Newsweek, it was a mistake." Also, speaking about his controversial venture Aereo, Diller said he didn't ... (more)