There may not be a busier week in all of 2016 on the media calendar than the one that just concluded. The Cannes Film Festival came to a close, the broadcast TV networks held their upfront…
Technicolor is buying Cisco Systems’ cable modem and set-top box business for €550 million (about $600 million) in cash and stock, the companies announced late Wednesday. The deal marks the latest in…
Google and Cisco Systems will pay TiVo an upfront sum of $490 million to settle the DVR company’s patent litigation — much less than Wall Street anticipated — and TiVo also announced that it has…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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TiVo and Google have settled the patent-infringement lawsuit the DVR company filed against Motorola Mobility, which had been set to go to trial next week. Terms of the settlement, first reported by…
A mild curiosity rather than a must-see omnibus, this uneven collection boasts several interesting works (by Theo Angelopoulos, Manoel de Oliveira, Atom Egoyan), a few clunkers (Maria de Medeiros…
Universal's "Battleship" is ready to set sail with the Coca-Cola Co., Subway and Kraft enlisting to serve as the actioner's primary promotional partners.
If the world were ending tomorrow, you'd probably want to spend your final hours with better company than the central duo in "4:44 Last Day on Earth."
Mark Twain once said, "I never let school interfere with my education."
Who can blame TV advertisers if they find themselves a bit fearful in media's new digital world?
Gotham's Offline Entertainment Group has hauled in theatrical rights to a WWII seafaring yarn about folk singers Woody Guthrie and Cisco Houston's stints in the Merchant Marine.