Sean Combs — otherwise known as Diddy, Puffy, Puff, P. Diddy, or Puff Daddy depending on the day of the week — has bid about $200 million for Fuse cable TV network. Bloomberg News reports that Diddy plans to fold Fuse into Revolt, the network he founded last year. With the buy, Revolt would increase its distribution by over 70 million homes. Show More Summary
The performer who now just calls himself “Diddy” would use the music channel to boost distribution for his Revolt TV, another music service that launched in October, Bloomberg reports citing “three people with knowledge of the situation.”...Show More Summary
Bloomberg TV Newsweek’s Leah McGrath Goodman, who wrote the cover story unmasking (maybe?) the founder of Bitcoin on Thursday, responded Friday to comments from Tina Brown and spoke about Newsweek and where she hopes the story will go … Read more
Tina Brown on Bloomberg TV about Newsweek launching their new print edition today with a cover story on Bitcoin inventor (we think?) Satoshi Nakamoto: I’m so glad I’m not the editor. But actually, I’m very supportive of their desire to get a print product out. Show More Summary
Former Newsweek/Daily Beast editor Tina Brown weighed in on that magazine's controversial cover story that purported to reveal the "mystery man" behind the Bitcoin currency during an interview with Bloomberg TV Friday. Now that the man...Show More Summary
On a recent trip to Las Vegas, I stopped by the Heart Attack Grill. The restaurant has been in the news recently after its owner "Doctor Jon" Basso gave a bizarre interview on Bloomberg TV where he said his restaurant kills its customers. Show More Summary
Dish Network may be trying to win back cord cutters with its planned Internet TV service. A report by Bloomberg claims that the streaming video service could be cheaper than the company’s satellite offering: The company aims to offer...Show More Summary
Dish trades ad-skipping for Internet TV. Dish cofounder Charlie Ergen has secured deals to broadcast the Walt Disney Co.’s Disney Channel, ABC and ESPN online, Bloomberg reports. This deal came out of negotiations to limit AdHop, Dish’s ad-skipping service, which …
A day after Dish announced that it'll carry Disney without skipping through ads, Bloomberg is reporting that Dish is cooking up a web-based TV offering that will only cost you 30 bucks a month, max. Read more...
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Blockchain CEO Nic Cary announced the bitcoin wallet company’s second acquisition in 10 weeks this morning on Bloomberg TV, revealing that the company has acquired real-time charting and order-book platform RTBTC, renaming the service ZeroBlock. Show More Summary
The Sohn Investment Conference is now teaming up with Bloomberg LINK, Bloomberg LLP's conference business, to produce its epic annual investment conference, leaving TV rivals like CNBC with some tough decisions to make about how to proceed...Show More Summary
There's been a flurry of reports that Apple is preparing to release a new version of the Apple TV. The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, and 9to5Mac all said Apple was developing a new version of its little hockey puck sized TV box. But on Friday, Apple blogger Jim Dalrymple shot down much of that reporting. Show More Summary
This week, Fox News is hiring a special events producer, and The Weather Channel needs an on-air promotions writer/producer. Meanwhile, Bloomberg is seeking a head of strategic content partnerships, as well as a technical director. Get...Show More Summary
Tony Hawk appeared on Bloomberg TV to talk about his new skateboarding game. Surprise: It's just for mobile! The new title is expected to release this year, and will be the first time a Tony Hawk specific game has appeared on the mobile space. So yeah, that's happening. Show More Summary
Pocket Gamer reports that, in a recent video on Bloomberg TV, Tony Hawk has confirmed that another game in the iconic is bound for iOS. There’s not much else to go on, really. It’s going to involve skateboarding, and Pocket Gamer mentions...Show More Summary
Tim Lynch Yesterday on Bloomberg TV’s Street Smart, Hanna Hetzer of the Drug Policy Alliance gave an interview about 10 years of drug decriminalization in Portugal. You can watch the video here. Cato published the landmark study on Portugal’s drug decriminalization policy in 2009. Check it out.
This week, NBC News is hiring a supervising producer for its investigation unit, while Bloomberg needs a technical director. Viacom is seeking an editor for MTV series coverage, and Amazon is on the hunt for a principal product manager of Amazon Instant Video. Show More Summary
Star reporter Sara Eisen joined CNBC from Bloomberg TV late last year. She's been crushing it since moving there. Eisen is well-known for her coverage of the foreign exchange. At CNBC, she's a correspondent focusing on the global consumer. Show More Summary
DETROIT (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc has had "conversations" with Apple Inc, Chief Executive Elon Musk confirmed to Bloomberg TV on Thursday, but he would not comment on whether those talks revolved around acquisitions.