Media Stocks

Time Warner Blackout Doesn’t Dent CBS Ratings

Despite a blackout of its channels by Time Warner Cable, CBS TV shows still topped national prime time rankings last week. More 

NBC Buys Streaming Video Start-up Stringwire

NBC News will purchase video sharing startup Stringwire to acquire its technology and founder, Phil Groman. More 

It’s the Beginning of the End for AOL’s Patch

The future of AOL's Patch is shaky at best. Here are three predictions about what's next for the hyper-local news sites -- none of which are pretty. More 

Time Warner to Delay Spinning Off Time Inc.

Time Warner's CEO says the company will postpone the spinoff of Time Inc. until next year to give the unit's new CEO more time to develop strategy. More 

How Much Disney Could Lose on ‘Lone Ranger’ Flop

A Disney executive says the company will lose as much as $190 million on its remake of "The Lone Ranger," which fell flat with summer audiences. More 

Henry Blodget Is Dead Wrong About Journalism

The Business Insider honcho loves to cherry-pick data to support his thesis, but strong results from The New York Times is no reason to sound the all-clear. In fact, we're seeing some dire warnings about the future of news-gathering. More 

Newsweek to Be Sold … Again

Newsweek has been purchased for an undisclosed amount by the owners of the International Business Times, its third sale in three years. More