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Newsweek Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

When IBT Media purchased Newsweek from Barry Diller’s IAC in 2013, the print version was dead and buried. Things were so bad that Diller even bluntly stated “I wish I had not bought Newsweek. It was a mistake.” Despite the bleak outlook, IBT Media was undeterred. Show More Summary

Aereo gets less than half what it expected at bankruptcy auction

Aereo Inc., the online-TV service backed Barry Diller that was found to violate copyright law, garnered less than $2 million for its assets at a bankruptcy auction. The New York-based company had... To view the full story, click the title link.

Billionaire Barry Diller's $130 million floating park on the Hudson is actually going to get built, and it looks incredible

Media mogul Barry Diller and his wife, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, have committed to funding a floating public park and performance space on a pier in the Hudson River. Their pledge of over $113 million will be the single largest private donation to a public park in New York City history, according to Capital New York. Show More Summary

Massive Hudson River Park Backed by Barry Diller and Diane Von Furstenburg Wins Unanimous Approval

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Pier55, the massive public NYC Hudson River park backed by Barry Diller and Diane von Furstenburg to the tune of $113 million has won unanimous approval from the Hudson River Park Trust on Wednesday, DNA Info reports: Pier55 will feature...

14 Moments That Mattered in 2014

From the year of the hack to the agency mega-merger and Barry Diller's bad news read more

Isaac Levenbrown, Screening Room Designer for Hollywood’s Elite, Dies at 65

His clients included Michael Ovitz, Barry Diller, Sharon Stone, Dustin Hoffman and Jennifer Garner read more

CHART OF THE DAY: YouTube's Revenue Is Catching Up With TV Networks

Speaking at Business Insider’s IGNITION Conference last week, IAC chairman Barry Diller predicted a major shakeup in the cable and satellite TV model within the next five to 10 years. And based on the data out there filed for us by BI...Show More Summary

BARRY DILLER: TV Is Going To Be Completely Different In 5 To 10 Years (IACI)

IAC chairman Barry Diller thinks the cable and satellite TV model is headed for a big shakeup in the next five to 10 years. Speaking at Business Insider's IGNITION conference Wednesday, Diller said negotiations between cable/satellite...Show More Summary

Barry Diller Says Tinder Succeeded Because IAC Left Its Founders Alone

4 months agoTechnology : TechCrunch

IAC Chairman Barry Diller talked about dating app Tinder while on-stage today at Business Insider’s Ignition conference, but surprisingly, he didn’t directly address the company’s biggest piece of recent news — the fact that co-founder Sean Rad will step down from his role as CEO. Here’s how Diller tells the Tinder story: IAC created “this little… Read More

This Is The Gorgeous, Futuristic $130 Million Floating Park Barry Diller Is Building In The Hudson River

IAC chairman (and billionaire) Barry Diller announced earlier this year that he and his wife are funding $130 million of a $170 million floating park in the Hudson River called Pier 55. On stage at Business Insider's Ignition conference, Diller said that he feels lucky to be part of such an ambitious project. Show More Summary

Aereo files for bankruptcy protection

4 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Aereo Inc., the online video streaming service backed by businessman and Television Hall of Fame member Barry Diller, filed for bankruptcy protection on Thursday night, five months after an unfavorable Supreme Court ruling.

Thomas Heatherwick Is Designing A $170 Million Park Above The Hudson River

Billionaire Barry Diller and designer Diane von Furstenberg want to turn a sinking pier into a 2.7-acre park and performance space. Barry Diller and Diane von Furstenberg—the billionaire couple and major funders of the High Line—areShow More Summary

CNBC’s ‘The Next 25? Gala Brings Out Finance Stars

In celebration of the network’s 25th anniversary, last night, CNBC hosted “The Next 25” Gala at Jazz at Lincoln Center in NYC. Attendees included: Mickey Drexler, Martha Stewart, Jeffrey Bewkes, Barry Diller, Mellody Hobson and George...Show More Summary

Dating App Tinder Demotes CEO

It was a phone call Sean Rad wasn't expecting to get last month: an FYI from IAC honcho Sam Yagan informing him Barry Diller's company was demoting him as CEO of Tinder, the business he co-founded. A Forbes exclusive today reveals that Rad is indeed out of the top spot...

Correction: Barry Diller Might Be The Kind Of CEO Who Fires You For Stuff Like Drawing His Face On A Penis

Back in July, it emerged via a lawsuit against Tinder chief Sean Rad for sexual harassment of a female executive that Rad had allegedly “described his boss, IAC/InterActiveCorp Chairman Diller, as a d–k and texting a drawing of Diller...Show More Summary

Tinder's CEO is being replaced, and he found out via a phone call

Tinder's founder and CEO Sean Rad is being demoted by the app's owner, IAC, the Internet media conglomerate run by Barry Diller. The news, first reported by Forbes, broke Tuesday morning, though Rad was notified of the demotion lastShow More Summary

Exclusive: Sean Rad Out As Tinder CEO. Inside The Crazy Saga

5 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Money Talks

In creating TInder Sean Rad changed how people mate, and how Wall Street Viewed Barry Diller. Too bad it wasn't enough to save his job.

Trailer: 'Top Five' (Written & Directed by Chris Rock)

TOP FIVE written, directed and starring Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, Kevin Hart with Gabrielle Union, J.B. Smoove, Sheri Shepherd, Tracy Morgan, Jerry Seinfeld and Cedric the Entertainer. Produced by Barry Diller, Kanye West, Shawn Carter and others.

NBCU’s Bonnie Hammer Joins IAC’s Board

"She's a superb businesswoman, programmer and brand builder," states IAC chairman Barry Diller read more

Bonnie Hammer Re-Teams With Mentor Barry Diller On IAC Board

Should a corporate board, which is supposed to hold management accountable, include someone who considers the CEO to be her mentor? Governance experts can debate that after Barry Diller's e-commerce power, IAC, said today that directors elected NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Chairman Bonnie Hammer to the board. Show More Summary

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