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  1. Africa: US and Nigerian-Backed Aflix VoD Service Launches With Major...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago |

    ... anonymous as he does business with the telcos. So what's the offer?:"It's US$9.99 a month and you get access to ABC, Viacom, Disney, Miramax and MGM. There's also pay per view for US$2.99 if you're a subscriber and US$4.99 if you're not. The ...


  2. Nickelodeon explores a new, more mature DoraRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... She is taller, her hair longer, her wardrobe less boxy. She has ears and eyebrows. It's a risky move for the Viacom-owned cable network to change such a cherished character. But her maturation allows Nickelodeon to expand the Dora franchise ...


  3. Global 4K TV Market 2018: Samsung Electronics, Sichuan Changhong...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... in the Digital Terrestrial Transmission Market in the US are: CBS Corp., NBCUniversal Inc.,Time Warner Inc., and Viacom Inc. Global e-Book Market 2014-2018 : Analysts forecast the Global E-book market to grow at a CAGR of 19.81 percent over the ...


  4. What Did TV CEOs Tell Investors About the Weak Ad Market?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Adweek

    ... down... and some of the spin. (If you'd like to check out the calls yourself, they've been helpfully compiled here .) Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman was brave enough to come out and say it: "In the advertising marketplace, there were certain advertisers ...


  5. Scripps Pricing in Premium Signals Bid to Come: Real M&ARead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... stock price reflects bets that an offer could come soon, whether from Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) , Viacom Inc. or other television network operators. The speculation intensified after 21st Century Fox Inc. made a bid for Time Warner Inc., ...


  6. Cable's New Business Model: Lower Ratings, Higher RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... viewers during the past 12 months, up 16 percent versus the previous year. Conglomerates own lots of channels - Viacom's stable includes MTV, Spike, Comedy Central and more than a dozen others - so declines at some hurt less. "Viewing is not down if ...


  7. Video: MTV Renews Hit Drama Finding Carter; Check out Mid-Season TrailerRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... lege students, and its online HUB MTV .com is a leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV is a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.


  8. 'Ninja Turtles' knocks out box-office competitionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Barriere Star Journal

    ... Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and ...


  9. The net neutrality mythRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News Tribune

    ... or Cablevision are between one-sixth and one-eighth of those of such companies as Apple, Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Viacom or other device and content producers. The white hat-black hat narrative is also undercut by ISPs being among the biggest ...


  10. Mutant Ninja Turtles' Dominates Cinemas for Second WeekendRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... featuring Megan Fox and produced by Michael Bay, brought in $28.5 million in U.S. and Canadian cinemas for Paramount, Viacom Inc.'s movie division, Rentrak Corp. said today in an e-mailed statement. Walt Disney Co.'s "Guardians of the Galaxy" held ...


  11. Comedy Central Launches New Reality Series, Comedians Crashing Couches, Starring Nikki GlaserRead the original story

    Monday |

    ... is the #1 brand in comedy and is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA). For up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs visit Comedy Central's press ...


  12. PG-13, Not Piracy, Killed 'Expendables 3'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... the actual carnage did little more than annoy hardcore fans of the series while the younger kids saw Paramount's (Viacom, Inc.) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles or Walt Disney's Guardians of the Galaxy and the older kids saw 20th Century Fox's R-rated ...


  13. The top films at the North American box officeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Reuters

    ... Pictures, a unit of Comcast Corp. "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" was released by Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom Inc. "Into the Storm" was released by Warner Bros, a unit of Time Warner Inc. "Let's Be Cops" was released by 20th Century Fox, a ...


  14. 'Turtles' tops 'Guardians', Stallone at U.S. box o...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 |

    ... stars which took in $16.2 million. "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" is distributed by Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom Inc. Walt Disney Co released "Guardians of the Galaxy". "The Expendables 3" is distributed by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp and ...


  15. What Facebook Can Learn From Justin Timberlake and MyspaceRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Motley Fool

    ... a bidding war among the largest names -- and personalities -- in media, with News Corp .'s Rupert Murdoch outbidding Viacom 's Sumner Redstone. Redstone quickly moved to can then-CEO Tom Freston. However, in an ironic twist, it appears the typically ...


  16. MTV World Stage Malaysia 2014 Powered by Dolby Surround Sound on MTV Live HDRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | PressReleasePoint

    Dolby Laboratories, Inc. announced today that it will be teaming up with MTV Asia, a unit of Viacom Inc. , for the second consecutive year to showcase MTV World Stage Malaysia 2014 in high-definition 5.1 Dolby surround sound.


  17. Cable companies now selling more broadband than video. Duh.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | VentureBeat

    ... low-competition business for the cable guys, selling video is a pain in the ass. TV and movie rights holders like Viacom and Warner Brothers are very hard to deal with. The cost of video content continue rising, and cable companies are stuck trying ...


  18. Will newspapers eventually stop using job titles like "editor" and "reporter?"Read the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | American Journalism Review

    ... doesn't seem concerned, calling the startup a future "preeminent media company" along the lines of Time, CBS and Viacom, the Guardian reports . BuzzFeed will be dividing its producers into three areas, reports Nieman Lab : those who write "socially ...


  19. BET Networks Chairman & CEO To Keynote The Executives' Club Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... strategies that address challenges and opportunities affecting About BET Networks: BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), is the nation's leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television ...


  20. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | KXVO

    ... strategies that address challenges and opportunities affecting About BET Networks: BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), is the nation's leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television ...