Conde Nast has acquired tech blog Backchannel from Medium, the publishing platform owned by billionaire and Twitter co-founder Evan Williams. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Backchannel will be…
Bill Simmons has launched TheRinger.com, the web destination for his sports, politics and culture media enterprise, with the site’s first major sponsorship deal sold to Miller Lite. At launch, the…
Twitter-owned Periscope just made a high-profile hire to get the most engaging live streams in front of an audience: The social live video streaming company has hired former Wired.com editor in…
The station marketplace is morphing into mega groups as owners seek economies of scale.
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When Magilla Entertainment partners Brian Flanagan, Matthew Ostrom & Laura Palumbo Johnson were pitched a show about a woman who talks to dead people, it's fair to say they had some reservations.
TLC has renewed "Long Island Medium," a reality series that follows professional psychic Theresa Caputo as she juggles kids, errands, and her unconventional career, in which she claims to allow the…
Paramount has sold NBC crime series "Medium" to the BBC, which has U.K. terrestrial rights.
Photographed in Chicago against the clamor and violence of the 1968 Democratic National Convention, where cast principals were on their own as they made their way through the crowds and police lines…