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Google Sites Audience Hits 246 Million, Topping Industry

Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google sites were at the head of U.S. internet properties in November, based on unique visitors. They posted over 246 million according to comScore, ahead of ...
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With NFL Playoff Weeks Away, Cowboys and Dolphins Post Most Expensive Tickets

Just two weeks remain in the NFL regular season, but don’t let that fool you: plenty of action is left on tap. With just four playoff spots filled entering Week ...
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50 Great Disney Characters on 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney’s Death

The media empire known as Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) got off to a rocky start in 1923 as the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio. Its first series of films, "Alice's ...
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Amazon Prime Video Will Be in Over 200 Countries

The war for global supremacy in the streaming video sector just heated up. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) said Prime Video would be available in over 200 countries and territories, which ...
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New York Times Shares Surge as It Breaks Free From an Industry Problem

So far this year, share price increases among newspaper companies have been related more to mergers and acquisitions than financial performance. New York Times Co. (NYSE: NYT) has broken that pattern, ...
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Social Media Short Interest Remains Mixed

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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App Media Consumption Up Nearly 40% Year over Year

In the past two years, media consumption by means of mobile apps has nearly tripled in the United States. At the end of 2014, an average U.S. user spent 46 ...
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Consolidated Communications Moves to Acquire FairPoint

Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: CNSL) saw its shares pull back early Monday, after the company announced that it will acquire FairPoint Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: FRP). This will be an all-stock ...
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Social Media Ad Spending to Pass Newspapers in 2020

It has been a long time since media industry observers began to believe it was better to be Facebook than the New York Times, at least financially. Based on a ...
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With 93 Million Visits, Breitbart Remains Web Giant

Breitbart.com had 93.2 million visits in November. That made it nearly two-thirds the size  of Gannett's (NYSE: GCI) USAToday.com and nearly three times the size of Comcast's (NASDAQ: CMCSA) MSNBC.com. ...
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Meredith May Step Into Time Bidding — NY Post

A potential deal for Meredith Corp. (NYSE: MDP) to take over part of Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME) ended long ago. However, according to the New York Post, it may surface ...
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Social Media Short Interest Rises

Social media has taken the world by storm, building virtual communities for anyone who has internet access and allowing people to connect and share across the globe. A lot of ...
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Amazon’s “The Grand Tour” Car Show Breaks Streaming Records

Over 16 million cars and light trucks will be sold in the U.S. this year, and millions more in the U.K. and Germany. Tapping into that market, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) ...
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CBS Radio Files for IPO

CBS Radio Inc. filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering. There were no pricing details listed in the filing ...
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Detroit’s Two Newspapers Plan To Slash Jobs Before Holidays

Management of The Detroit Free Press, owned by Gannett (NYSE:GCI) and The Detroit News, owned by Digital First Media, will put a number of their editorial workers on the streets, ...
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