Microsoft Corp. is said to be in talks to acquire social news reader Prismatic (Woven Inc.) for a figure said to be $30 million. According to the report, Microsoft may not be alone in taking interest, with Prismatic said to have also … Continue reading ?
Rebekah Brooks, the former head of Rupert Murdoch’s media holdings in Britain, acquitted last year on charges related to the phone hacking scandal, is likely to return to News Corporation to focus on new avenues for digital and social media, people familiar with the company’s plans said.
After being acquitted in the phone hacking scandal, Ms. Brooks is expected to take an executive role seeking ways to expand the company’s digital endeavors, people familiar with its plans said.
The long and scandalous phone hacking saga of former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks has ended with her media resurrection in the U.S., thanks to her biggest champion: News Corp. founder Rupert Murdoch Brooks' new role, according...Show More Summary
Rebekah Brooks has been laying low since last June, when was cleared of all charges in News Corporation's endless bribery and phone-hacking scandal. That might be about to change. The Guardian reports that Brooks, a longtime friend and ally of News Corp. head Rupert Murdoch, has relocated from the United Kingdom to... More »
Michael Blitzer’s Kingstown Capital Management disclosed a large new activist position last week in Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd (NASDAQ:HLSS), with 3.6 million shares representing 5.1% of that company’s common stock. In addition,...Show More Summary
News Corp Australia to launch rival 24/7 TV news service if deal to buy ANC blocked.
Former News Corp executive and News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks, who, last year, was found not guilty of hacking a murdered 13-year-old's cell phone, is about to be rehired by her old employer (and possibly lover ) Rupert Murdoch, The Guardian reports. Read more...
In June 2014, she was found not guilty of all charges in the phone-hacking scandal. read more
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Clean Energy Fuels Corp. turned in a surprise profit in the fourth quarter, but that's not all. Read on for more news.
“What the hell does Zillow mean?” News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch famously said when asked at Real Estate Connect New York City whether “realtor.com” remains relevant. “We know what Realtor means.” Pop some popcorn and clear your schedule for the...
Some long-awaited good news for Los Angeles residents has finally arrived. LA is poised to see record employment numbers soon, says the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. and it just keeps getting better. There will be 150,000 new payroll jobs in 2015 with record level employment numbers according to the forecasts. Show More Summary
With free agency approaching, the Jacksonville Jaguars decided to thin out their cornerback corps Thursday as they released veteran defensive back Will Blackmon. Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports 1 first reported the news: Blackmon is a 30-year-old former fourth-round pick of the Green Bay Packers. Show More Summary
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Nine Entertainment boss says News Corp bid for Sky News doesn't reflect fair value.
News Corp makes play for operator of 24-hour television news service Sky News.
With Zillow finally swallowing Trulia, the head-to-head portal bout is officially on. News Corp. — owner of realtor.com operator Move Inc. — has thrown the first punches. In a press release on Tuesday emblazoned with an all-caps headline, Move jabbed...
Zillow Group filed for a temporary restraining order today in a bid to keep listings flowing to Trulia from listing syndicator ListHub. ListHub — which is owned by realtor.com operator Move Inc., a News Corp. subsidiary — announced yesterday that...
It may be the end of an era for Japanese electronics firm Sony Corp. with the company saying it would spin off its loss making video and audio units. The news came Wednesday from Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai, who said the company … Continue reading ?