The final installment of the U.N.'s top climate report, which calls for prompt, extensive action to avoid calamitous impacts from climate change, garnered relatively little attention from the major print, cable and broadcast media outlets compared to the first installment. Show More Summary
Relativity Media made it known late Sunday that it had submitted an offer of roughly $1 billion for Maker, mostly in stock, but the offer went nowhere.
The recent bid by Relativity Studios could complicate and delay Maker’s potential deal with Disney. That’s also because Danny Zappin, former CEO of Maker Studios, has moved to sue the YouTube network to block the proposed Disney acquisition and filed for a restraining order to delay the shareholder vote.
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Maker Studios said on Monday that its deal to be acquired by the Walt Disney Co. has already been approved, throwing cold water on a last-minute offer from Relativity Media worth up to $1.1 billion.
Another entertainment company just made a bid to purchase YouTube network Maker Studios -- watch out Disney!
Relativity Media is hoping to outbid the Walt Disney Co. for the popular YouTube network Maker Studios.
Disney’s acquisition of Maker Studios may not be set in stone after all. According to a new report, mid-sized film and television production and distribution company Relativity Media, has made a counter-offer to acquire the firm. A report in the The Wall Street Journal claims that the distribution company has offered $500 million in stock, […]
Disney's acquisition of Maker Studios, the YouTube-centric production company, is getting messy, according to various reports. Relativity Media, a mid-size film and television production and distribution company, has offered Maker aShow More Summary
Even in times of relative stability, the world had reason to lament Russia’s less than impressive record on media freedom. The post One Nation, One Voice: Press Control and Propaganda in Putin’s Russia appeared first on The Good Men Project.
EXCLUSIVE: The French action star, who co-leads Relativity Media’s upcoming Brick Mansions with the late Paul Walker, has signed with Paradigm. David Belle is well known on the European action scene for founding the movement discipline...Show More Summary
The energy sector has showed great relative strength in recent weeks. While the broader market has been choppy and momentum groups such as social media and biotech have taken a beating, energy stocks
The late Peaches Geldof's relatives are struggling to come to grips with their grief in the wake of the UK journalist, socialite and media personality’s death. Peaches' sister Fifi Geldof memorialized her sibling on Instagram today, writing: "My beautiful baby sister... Show More Summary
The NFL draft is quickly approaching, and there seems to be a relative consensus among the national media that Notre Dame's Zack Martin will be the player the Miami Dolphins select with the 19th pick in the first round. Martin has been...Show More Summary
Relativity Media is showing even more confidence in Oculus director Mike Flanagan having just acquires U.S. rights to Somnia, a genre film from Intrepid Pictures and MICA Entertainment, says ScreenDaily. Kate Bosworth and Thomas Jane star in Somnia and Relativity plans a wide release to... Read More
Amazon’s Instant Video service has grown 350 percent since 2011, the company said today at its mystery media event in New York. While that stat may seem large at first glance, it’s relatively insignificant. It’s ridiculous to compare growth from …
It's our 10th birthday, and to celebrate we'll be revisiting some of the key devices of the last decade. So please be kind, rewind. A company called Sling Media burst onto the scene in 2005 with a relatively new idea: give customers the ability to...
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In the annual State of the News Media report, Pew Research finds 2013 was a “relatively weak” year for economic growth among the cable news outlets. Fox News was projected to increase its total revenue by 5% to $1.89 billion, CNN was...Show More Summary
Have TV show hosts, bloggers, activists and journalists gone too far in Lebanon or do they reflect the general mood by slamming public officials and their relatives seen as abusing power and dipping into government funds? Satirists and...Show More Summary