| Jul 13, 2014
| 7:57 PM
Maybe breaking up isn't so hard to do.
Shareholders of Spark Networks Inc., the owner of several online personals sites such as JDate.com and ChristianMingle.com, recently replaced four of its six directors with a slate backed by an activist investor....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Republican Larry Hogan’s campaign for governor quietly removed from an online ad a controversial photo of his gubernatorial opponent Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown “Zaching” for the camera.
Hogan’s campaign acknowledged Saturday...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 10:30 AM
CBS, like every other TV network, is seeing audiences increasingly shift to Internet viewing of programming -- and that's been a good thing for the Eye, according to chief research officer David F. Poltrack.
"We actually make more money per viewer...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" is a bigger hit in China than it is in the United States, according to numbers released Tuesday by China Movie Media Group, a partner in the production.
So far the film has made $134.5 million in the People's Republic in...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Back in April, it seemed like a win-win deal.
The federal government, with a workforce that has grown increasingly dissatisfied with training opportunities, negotiated a first-of-its-kind program: A Maryland college that caters to non-traditional...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Thirty-five start-ups are vying for a $213,000 prize this week in Santa Monica at the Siemer Summit, a conference for entrepreneurs and investors.
A total of 10 "WaveMaker" awards are scheduled to be given away, including the Silicon Beach Award and the...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Tap to watch a TV show clip on Lifetime's iPad app, and a high-definition video ad for the Home Depot begins playing, it seems, even before your finger has left the screen.
Shaving milliseconds to get that and thousands of other video ads loaded...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Maker Studios, the multichannel network company owned by Disney, has tapped Charles Gabriel -- previously SVP of video sales at AOL -- as chief advertising officer and EVP of global sales.
Gabriel reports to Jason Krebs, head of sales at Maker Studios....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:37 PM
Zip. Zero. Nada.
If you were looking to buy a home and saw those words in big, bold print in an ad offering newly built homes for sale for no money down, your interest might be piqued.
A home builder that used the catch phrase in ads trying to sell...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:04 PM
The alleged "pervy dad" from Nazareth must face trial on charges he tried to meet a 7-year-old girl last week for sex, a district judge ruled Wednesday.
Brent Galletta, 41, allegedly placed an ad on Craigslist that said he was looking for a "pervy dad"...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Amazon is joining the hotly contested online music streaming business by launching its own service.
Prime Music is available free for subscribers of Amazon Prime, the company's $99-a-year membership program that includes free two-day shipping, a...