Rich Greenfield

Reed Hastings Takes a Loud Shot at HBO

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings took a jab on tonight's earnings call at the network his company sees as its chief competitor: Time Warner pay-cabler HBO.

AMC Networks Buys Chellomedia for $1.04 Billion

AMC Networks has acquired Liberty Media’s Chellomedia, which operates channels distributed to some 390 million households in 138 countries, for $1.04 billion.

CBS Is Facing Potential Blackouts in NYC, Dallas and L.A.

With time running out on an emergency carriage deal extension, CBS Corp. CEO Les Moonves on Tuesday told employees that the network was in danger of going dark in a number of major Time Warner Cable markets.

C-3POh No! Broadcasters Agitate for Better Ratings Currency

Troubled by historically weak prime-time deliveries, broadcast executives have begun making a case for adopting a more expansive ratings currency, one that would wring more favorable results from time-shifting viewers.