| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:00 PM
It's a question we pose daily, and with increasing frequency in an age of digital bounty and instant entertainment: "What am I in the mood for?" We ask it of office mates at lunch, friends before taking in a movie, with family on weekends. We stare at the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Faced with a contracting telco market in Europe, Spain's Telefonica did what seems logical: It bought the country's largest pay-TV operator. Now the telephone and Internet giant can settle into what seems like a growth market -- content creation and...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Time Inc., looking to boost digital ad revenue, has tapped Mark Ellis, most recently VP of North American sales for Yahoo, to develop an integrated sales strategy across the company's properties.
Ellis, in the newly created role of senior VP of corporate...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Gannett Co. is spinning off its publishing assets into a separate publicly traded company.
The McLean, Va.-based broadcaster and publisher whose holdings include more than 40 television stations, USA Today and 81 local newspapers, is the latest media...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:30 PM
A pirated copy of Sylvester Stallone-starrer "The Expendables 3" hit the Internet last Wednesday. There have already been nearly 2 million illegal downloads of the film so far, with its theatrical debut still 16 days away.
Could this --...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:42 PM
The Dodgers may be invisible to most of their fans, but their desperation to dodge the overwhelming criticism of their massively botched TV deal has become palpable.
In the latest news, the Dodgers and partner Time Warner Cable — the new Laurel...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:07 AM
After the coffee. Before hoping there's no new Dodgers news today.
The Skinny: The Dodgers are keeping me very busy these days. I guess I shouldn't complain. Better to be a reporter with news to write about than one trying to figure out what to do....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:04 AM
On Monday, Tribune Publishing spins off from Tribune Co. and starts a new chapter as a stand-alone company.
Its stock begins regular trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TPUB on Tuesday, which is also when its board of directors...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Rupert Murdoch's entertainment company, 21st Century Fox, pounced on its prey at an opportune moment.
Over lunch in New York in early June, Murdoch's top lieutenant, Chase Carey, told Time Warner Inc. Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes that Fox wanted to buy...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:25 PM
In a move designed to ward off a potential hostile takeover, Time Warner Inc. approved a provision that would make it difficult for dissident shareholders to force a vote on a sale or attempt a change in the board of directors.
The change in the company...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Wall Street analysts may be underestimating the value of Time Warner's CNN unit, according to people with close knowledge of its operations.
If Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox is successful in its effort to buy Time Warner, it is expected to sell CNN,...