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8 Things the Time Warner-Comcast Merger Will Do If you're in media, this affects you

The Comcast-Time Warner merger is underway, and it's one of the biggest media deals in recent memory: $45.2 billion for the distressed cable conglomerate at a dramatic moment when it…

February 13, 2014, 5:10 PM EST

The 5 Best Moments in Web Video This Year What delighted, intrigued, and shocked us in 2013

No industry is changing more quickly than digital video—the world of streaming content has touched every other aspect of entertainment media, whether it's by distributing it more conveniently, adding ads…

December 26, 2013, 6:59 AM EST

A la Carte Is the Worst Idea Anyone Has Ever Had Your cable bill is basically socialism

During earnings calls among the major networks last week, there was a consistent refrain: a la carte may be in the news, but it's not on the horizon. Most CEOs…

August 14, 2013, 7:09 AM EDT

Disney, Time Warner Confident About NBA Prospects CEOs predict renewals for ESPN, TNT

While rival networks may be licking their chops in anticipation of trying to wrest away the media rights to the NBA, both legacy partners said they are confident that they’ll…

August 7, 2013, 4:24 PM EDT

Bewkes: Game of Thrones Piracy 'Better Than an Emmy' Exec talks streaming, stealing and the Time Inc. spinoff

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes was in rare form on this morning's earnings call, making his traditional pitch for higher affiliate fees, greater appreciation of the company's films and TV…

August 7, 2013, 12:29 PM EDT

New Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp Is a Familiar Face He worked at the unit and subsidiaries from 1985-2004

The waiting game is finally over. Today, Time Warner said former CFO Joseph Ripp will succeed Laura Lang as the CEO of its soon-to-be spun off publishing division Time Inc. He…

July 22, 2013, 12:01 PM EDT

Phil Kent to Step Down as Turner CEO John Martin to take the reins on Jan. 1

After a decade of running the ship at the country’s largest cable programming conglomerate, Phil Kent is stepping down as CEO of Turner Broadcasting System Inc. Kent will stay on until…

July 17, 2013, 1:11 PM EDT

Bewkes on TV Everywhere: 'It's An Offer They Can't Refuse' Time Warner chief talks subscription VOD, CNN to investors at UBS conference

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes is always a good interview when you're talking about television, and today at the UBS conference at the Grand Hyatt in Midtown Manhattan, he had…

December 4, 2012, 5:00 PM EST

What Jeff Zucker Actually Said About Running CNN Today [Updated] 'There's more to news than politics and war'

After yesterday's "no comment" from Time Warner head Jeff Bewkes (actually, he said, "We'll have an announcement soon"), CNN has officially announced that Jeff Zucker has been hired to replace…

November 29, 2012, 10:23 AM EST

CNN Head Jim Walton Out at Year's End Low ratings precede 30-year news network vet's exit

CNN announced today that Jim Walton, president of CNN Worldwide, will step down at the end of 2012, until which time he will continue in his current role. The decision…

July 27, 2012, 12:33 PM EDT

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