Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. has renamed its new technology arm TCI Digital Cable and created a logo to accentuate the difference between TCI, its former All TV arm (now shuttered) and the…
German pubcaster ARD has sent a letter of protest to EU antitrust authorities accusing media giants Bertelsmann and the Kirch Group of setting up a digital television monopoly, German weekly Spiegel…
Dallas investment firm Hicks, Muse Tate & Furst is set to announce the $2 billion acquisition of radio company SFX Broadcasting this week, according to weekend newspaper reports, in a deal that would…
Paxson Communications Corp. agreed Monday to sell its radio station and billboard businesses to Clear Channel Communications Inc. for $678 million, giving Paxson the cash to complete a recent spate…
The Walt Disney Co. and ABC denied Thursday they had anything against Arabs or Catholicism, after complaints from representatives of those groups.
HarperCollins Publishers, a division of News Corp., has signed a letter of intent to sell its Basic Books division to Washington, D.C.-based Perseus Books.
Making use of its unique and at times underused telephone operation, Ticketmaster has pacted with Western Interactive Media to provide telephone operators for the American Red Cross donor assistance…
Electronics makers Sony Corp. and Sharp Corp. said Thursday they will raise the price of some consumer audiovisual goods in Thailand beginning in September because of the depreciation of Thai…
Nelvana Ltd.'s strategic shift from third-party service productions to proprietary production has generated more profit on lower revenue.
News Corp. on Wednesday completed its $1.3 billion acquisition of Heritage Media Corp., giving the media conglomerate a greater presence in marketing services.