Cnbc | Adweek
Advertisement

Topic: Cnbc

Comcast to Buy Out Time Warner Cable [Updated] $45.2 billion deal will unite two top MSOs

In a tweet heard ‘round the cable universe, CNBC’s David Faber on Wednesday night said that multiple sources have told him that Comcast is preparing to make a formal overture…

February 12, 2014, 11:10 PM EST

NBCU Olympic Ad Revenue Is Snowballing Report sees Peacock booking more than $1 billion in Sochi sales

NBCUniversal forked over some $775 million for the media rights to the 2014 Sochi Olympics, but if history is any guide, the network is all but certain to recoup the…

January 23, 2014, 11:22 AM EST

Digging Deeper Into Time Warner's Rejection of Charter's $37.8B Offer Charter CEO appeals to TWC shareholders. Might Comcast try next?

Charter's most recent offer for Time Warner Cable has earned jeers from TWC brass. The potential cable conglomerate merger would have cost Charter some $37.8 billion, but Time Warner rejected…

January 14, 2014, 1:09 PM EST

Maria Bartiromo Will Exit CNBC for Fox Business Network Popular anchor leaves small network for smaller network

CNBC's Maria Bartiromo, anchor for the network's Closing Bell and host/managing editor for On the Money, is leaving the finance network for its competition. The exec is joining Fox Business…

November 18, 2013, 6:03 PM EST

FCC Hands Bloomberg TV Big Win in Comcast Lineup Dispute Comcast must place Bloomberg TV next to other news channels in its lineup

In a big win for Bloomberg TV, the Federal Communications Commission upheld a decision its media bureau made last year ordering Comcast to move Bloomberg TV next to other news…

September 27, 2013, 11:10 AM EDT

How to Build a Huge Video Site Overnight Through Unintentional Clicks Freestreams.com embeds itself into hidden banners, cranks out impressions for major brands

This past spring, a site called Freestreams.com was one of the fastest growing video properties on the Web. It had come from out of nowhere to reach 7 million unique…

August 12, 2013, 12:00 AM EDT

The Restaurant Business Is Like the News Business, Says Geoffrey Zakarian Lots of reading, no TV

Specs Who Geoffrey Zakarian Age 54 Accomplishments Chef and restaurateur (including The Lambs Club and The National Bar & Dining Rooms in New York); winner of Food Network’s The Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs;…

August 8, 2013, 11:44 PM EDT

CNBC Gets Serious About Web Video With Puppets and Bacon Tacos Going lighter and broader

When you think of CNBC, naturally you think of gossipy puppets and bacon tacos, right? OK, maybe not. But that’s where the power suit crowd-serving cable network wants to take viewers,…

April 21, 2013, 11:59 PM EDT

The Long Goodbye? Despite the missteps, Microsoft insists it's still serious about advertising. The ad world has doubts

There was a time not so long ago when Microsoft threw the biggest digital media event of the year. In 2006, at the company’s once-annual but now-defunct Strategic Account Summit,…

October 1, 2012, 12:00 AM EDT

CNBC and Yahoo Finance Announce Content Partnership Deal looks to bring co-branded material to 40M online viewers per month

Effective immediately, CNBC and Yahoo will be teaming up to jointly distribute content and programming across their networks. For the financial news world, this partnership marries the largest financial broadcaster…

June 13, 2012, 12:01 AM EDT

Advertisement