| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:00 AM
After more than a year of testing, a service that lets pay television subscribers watch and record shows online is launching for New Yorkers.
NimbleTV, a start-up with 17 employees, is rolling out in the greater New York area, where customers can sign...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Aereo, the digital company that transmits local television signals to consumers via the Internet, said it will not oppose the efforts of broadcasters to have the Supreme Court hear their legal arguments against the start-up service.
"We want this...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:39 AM
For the first time, ABC will live stream the Academy Awards -- but only on a limited basis.
Sunday night's red carpet preshow, the entire 86th Annual Academy Awards program and "Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Oscars," will be made available to cable...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:25 AM
One day later, Silicon Valley is still trying to pick its collective jaw off the floor following news that Facebook is going to buy WhatsApp for $19 billion.
Even in a region accustomed to seeing companies pay big bucks for other companies with little...
| Dec 5, 2013
During the 2013 Christmas season, you will once again have chances to enjoy a virtual blazing Yule Log on TV, both in the form of the original, WPIX version that has been around since the 1960s, as well as a 21st century version via On Demand. Here are...
| Mar 28, 2013
If your Internet company says you've been fingered for possibly sharing copyrighted material online and you have no clue what that means, it's part of a new initiative launched a month ago to combat copyright infringement. Under the Copyright Alert......
| Apr 9, 2013
The Masters 2013 on ESPN from Augusta National Golf Club is Augusta, Ga., features live tournament play from the first two rounds. ESPN and ESPN Deportes air the first and second rounds on Thursday, April 11, and Friday, April 12, from 3-7:30pm ET. An...
| Oct 8, 2013
Yep, you read that right – KISS Monster World Tour on AXS TV this Halloween! You can thank AXS TV for providing the music entertainment at your Halloween party this year, as this is going to be one major metal marathon. AXS TV is celebrating...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:03 PM
Today, the Walt Disney Co. finally announced the debut date for its new 24-hour basic cable and satellite channel aimed at kids ages 2 to 7.
Disney said that its Disney Junior channel will launch March 23 in the United States.
The new channel will...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Charter Communications, the nation's fourth-largest cable provider, will receive at least $6.5 million from the state for creating 200 jobs at its new Stamford headquarters in the next two years, becoming the state's ninth Next Five company.
| Oct 4, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Programming giant Walt Disney Co. and pay-TV distributor Cablevision Systems Corp. have signed a wide-ranging agreement covering dozens of broadcast and cable channels including ABC, ESPN and Disney Channel.
As part of the deal, Cablevision has also...