RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Viacom Inc.

A collection of news and information related to Viacom Inc. published by this site and its partners.

Top Viacom Inc. Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • China's Wanda Set For $800 Million E-Commerce Alliance With Baidu and Tencent

    HONG KONG - Dalian Wanda, the Chinese property to entertainment giant which owns the AMC cinema chain, is poised to unveil a massive move into e-commerce. Its partners in the venture are understood to be Tencent, one of the world's top five Internet...
  • MTV Uses Social Media for Global Audience Involvement

    The power of live television and social media is helping to drive MTV Intl.'s global footprint and maximize opportunities for advertisers. Between the beginning of June and Aug. 16, the cabler produced eight live music events -- from Durban, South...
  • Venice: Al Pacino's 'The Humbling' Producers Venture into Animation

    Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi's Ambi Pictures, at Venice as co-producers of Barry Levinson's Al Pacino-starrer "The Humbling," are venturing into animation with "Arctic Justice Thunder Squad." The ecology-themed 3D English-language family film is...
  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy' becomes highest-grossing movie of 2014

    'Guardians of the Galaxy' becomes highest-grossing movie of 2014
    The "Guardians of the Galaxy" misfits reached a new box office stratosphere over the Labor Day weekend, soaring past fellow Marvel hero "Captain America" to become the highest-grossing domestic movie of 2014. "Guardians" rung up $16.3 million in U.S....
  • MMA Coming To Mohegan Sun

    In the 1990s, America considered mixed martial arts a savage, low-rent bastard of a combat sport — a kind of competition barely a tier above bar fighting. But with the rise of the UFC, most of MMA's edges have been smoothed over, and there's a whole...
  • To Grab Ad Dollars In Contest, Big TV Players Like NBCU And Viacom Must Break Out Digital Video

    A group of media companies on Wednesday will be enticed into an arena of sorts and forced to compete to win ad dollars from blue-chip sponsors like Hasbro, Pepsi, State Farm, Petsmart, Walgreens, Levi's, Hilton and CBS Corp.'s Showtime. To get the...
  • Discovery To Take Control Of Kiddie-Focused Hub Cable Outlet: Report

    Discovery Communications and toymaker Hasbro will rework their ownership of cable's kid-focused Hub outlet so that Discovery will take more control of the property and rework it into a broader outlet focused on family entertainment, according to a...
  • Machinima Lands Exclusive Animated 'Justice League' Series

    Machinima, an online network that mostly targets younger males, has secured the exclusive rights to a three-part animated "Justice League" series from Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment. "Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles" will launch in the...
  • Super Bowl Ads: NBC Has Sold 70% To 80% Of Inventory In Big Game

    NBC has managed to sell approximately three-fourths of the high-priced advertising that will accompany its 2015 broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX. Now comes the hard part: selling the rest. NBC has sold between 70% and 80% of the approximately 60 30-second...
  • Fox Intl. Channels Expands Latin American Presence with Launch of Premium Service

    Fox Intl. Channels is adding to its considerable footprint in Latin America with the launch of the Fox Plus and Fox Play Plus suite of premium entertainment channels. The Fox Plus premium package to bow Nov. 3 offers seven themed channels -- including...
  • Do TV And Advertising Still Belong Together?

    TV and advertising used to go together, to quote some famous commercial slogans, like baseball, hot dogs, apple pie and Chevrolet. Or like food, folks and fun. Now, a new thought is rising that the two sides fit together less snugly. Cable ratings this...