Andrew Wallenstein
Murdoch Eyes Photobucket

LOS ANGELES News Corp. is close to finalizing its next acquisition, but it isn't Dow Jones & Co.Rupert Murdoch would pony up as much as $300 million to buy the…

May 8, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT

Comcast Adds Fandango

LOS ANGELES Comcast has acquired online movie ticket destination Fandango.Fandango will be an integral piece of a new site Comcast is launching in the summer, Fancast, which is designed to…

April 12, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT

NBCU Digital Preps 'Breakers'

LOS ANGELES NBC Universal Digital Studios is testing a broadband video show that breaks with traditional brand integration—literally.The peacock's online production arm has closed an exclusive deal with popular viral-video…

March 14, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT

Rough Start for Bud.TV

LOS ANGELES Bud.TV may be leaving a sour aftertaste for Anheuser-Busch.The branded digital entertainment network has seen the fizz from its Super Bowl kickoff evaporate quickly. It averaged just 253,000…

March 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT

Yahoo! Preps Musical Newscast

LOS ANGELES Yahoo! is hoping a quirky take on the news will strike a chord as its next original programming effort.The Web giant confirmed that it would launch a new…

February 22, 2007, 12:00 AM EST

NBCU Moves Impact Digital Ops

LOS ANGELES Newly installed NBC Universal chief Jeff Zucker announced his new cabinet Thursday, promoting three executives in a realignment of the conglomerate's television and digital operations.Beth Comstock, Marc Graboff…

February 16, 2007, 12:00 AM EST