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Is Record-Breaking 'Game of Thrones' Piracy a Problem for HBO?
Recently, the torrent news website TorrentFreak revealed that the second episode of season four of HBO's "Game of Thrones" was the most downloaded TV episode ever.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Economics Daily Digest: Inequality was not an accident
Mychal Denzel Smith writes that the U.S. economy was built on a foundation of inequality for women and racial minorities, and that we must fight racism and sexism if we hope to close the wealth gap.
OpenStack's French Connection: eNovance
One of the few services available for implementing OpenStack clouds is eNovance, a major contributor to the OpenStack project.
Wed Apr 16, 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 .
Bertelsmann Announces 2013 Fiscal Year Results, Part I
Beet.TV will be in London in April for a bunch of tapings. As part of our visit, we will be covering the FT Digital Media Summit on April 25-26.
AOL to Sell Digital Movie Downloads
AOL, Time Warner's Internet arm, on Thursday announced deals with 20th Century Fox, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Universal Pictures and Warner Bros.
AOL Scoops Up Video Advertiser Lightningcast
Lightningcast, a broadband video advertiser, is the latest firm to be scooped up by media behemoth Time Warner's Internet service provider, AOL, The Wall Street Journal reports .
And the winner of the largest BitTorrent swarm ever goes toa
The HBO episode generated more than 193,000 pirates simultaneously sharing the same file late Monday.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
YouTube to Offer Video Ads
YouTube, the popular video-sharing site, will soon start selling video advertisements to be displayed on its homepage and on pages specially generated by its advertising customers, in a move meant to bring in additional revenue and influence the way customers purchase ad space, as well as what formats they choose to advertise in, The Wall Street ... (more)
AOL Free-Services Plan Stirs Skeptics
As AOL tears down the few remaining walls that once enclosed its proprietary online service, some question whether it will be able to thrive as a business driven mostly by online advertising.
Brian Stelter on CNN's new TV app
At a presentation for advertisers last week, CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker called it "our most important announcement of the day."
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Mediabistro Early Bird Newsfeed
Senate Panel Expresses Caution on Merger of Cable Giants Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee expressed concern on Wednesday that the proposed $45 billion merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable would raise the prices consumers pay for cable television and high-speed Internet service while leaving them with fewer choices for video programming.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
CNN to use 9pm for original series, documentaries, Variety reports
Time Warner announces proposed $1.4B financing by Time Inc Time Warner Inc. and Time Inc. announced that, in connection with Time Warner Inc.'s previously announced intention to separate Time Inc. from Time Warner Inc., Time Inc. plans to raise an aggregate $1.4B of debt through an offering of unsecured senior notes and by entering into a secured ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Comcast, facing skeptics in Congress, defends Time Warner deal
Comcast Corp. defended its $45.2 billion bid to buy Time Warner Cable as lawmakers questioned the effects that combining the two largest U.S. cable companies would have on consumers and competition.
The Washington Post
Astrologer Susan Miller answers your questions
Susan Miller is the founder of Astrology Zone , which debuted in December 1995 on Time Warner.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
'Game of Thrones' Premiere Breaks Piracy Record
When the season four premiere of HBO's fantasy-drama series Game of Thrones aired on Sunday night, a record 6.6 million viewers tuned in legally.
Comcast pitches Time Warner deal as boost to innovation
Comcast Corp., the nation's largest cable company, is telling regulators it can offer advanced video services and spread high-speed Internet service without harming competition if it's allowed to buy No.
Dallas Morning News
Comcast pitches Time Warner deal to FCC as boost to innovation
Comcast Corp., the nation's largest U.S. cable company, told regulators it can offer advanced video services and spread high-speed Internet service without harming competition if it's allowed to buy No.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
'Game Of Thrones' Premiere Crashes HBO Go
It's happening again. After viewer demand for the True Detective finale overwhelmed HBO's streaming service last month , HBO Go customers took to the Web again tonight to complain that they can't access the fourth season premiere.
Time Goes All in on Programmatic with Exchange Powered by Google
With the imminent spinoff from its parent company Time Warner, magazine publishing unit Time Inc. is steadily stretching its legs in the "programmatic" trading of its advertising space, after already spending three years in the space.