Hulu’s owners, which canceled plans to sell the venture outright earlier this month, have ended talks with Time Warner Cable about the cable operator potentially taking an ownership stake in the…
Hulu may have gotten pulled off the block Friday morning, but its owners have expressed confidence that the streaming site can become an even stronger asset. “I think it’s a hell of a good business …
Telecommunications tycoon Carlos Slim is investing $40 million into media-discovery app developer Shazam Entertainment, which plans to double down on its expansion into TV. Slim’s America Movil — the…
Shazam, the content-recognition app developer, has finally added a critical feature that media companies and advertisers have been seeking for years — the ability to ID songs, TV shows and ads…
Leaders reward fans with exclusive content
Viewers of new ABC drama "Last Resort" or long-running CBS comedy "The Big Bang Theory" will be able to find out trivia about Andre Braugher they can post to friends on their Facebook wall, or share…
A company that less than a decade ago started as a way for fans to name that tune (and be able to buy it) has become the most promising digital frontier for television shows and brands looking to…
Shazam, the mobile discovery app that smartphone owners use to tag songs they might not have known, has secured $32 million in new financing, in part , to expand the service into TV, the company said…
Thanks largely to the iPhone, Shazam, a mobile music discovery application, is on its way to becoming a household verb.
Warner Bros. has tapped scribe Bill Birch to reboot "Shazam!," the DC Comics' adaptation of the Captain Marvel story that's being developed as a potential franchise.
Peter Segal is set to direct "Shazam!" for New Line, which is finally in the throes of conjuring up a film version of the venerable DC Comics franchise.