"I left one group of bad actors for another group of bad actors," former senator turned MPAA chairman and CEO Chris Dodd joked Monday at the Milken Global Conference, referring to his transition from…
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Netflix CEO Reed Hastings recently donned his Carnac the Magnificent hat, predicting apps will gradually replace networks, and traditional TV channels "that fail to develop first-class apps will lose…
IAC chairman Barry Diller says that "it was a mistake" to buy Newsweek, and even expressed doubts about the viability of the 80-year-old news weekly that went to a digital only format last year. In…
The vast majority of industryites -- from left-leaning opponents of corporate welfare to right-leaning anti-government types -- seem to agree on one thing: Domestic production incentives -- which are…
TODAY: Milken Institute Global Conference includes seshes with showbiz and media bigwigs, through Wednesday, Beverly Hilton. Milkeninstitute.org/events THURSDAY: Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film…
The WGA strike will cost the California economy a projected 37,700 jobs and $2.1 billion in lost output through the end of 2008, according to a report from the Milken Institute.
No crystal balls were on hand at the Milken Institute Global Conference's session "Predicting the Future in a Fractured Media World," but the program offered up the next best thing: a quartet of…
News Corp. deputy chief operating officer Lachlan Murdoch said the company plans to move forward with an initial public offering of Sky Global Networks when -- and if -- market conditions improve.