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NBCUniversal Buys DreamWorks Animation

NBC Universal announced a deal today that gives DreamWorks Animation stockholders $41 per share in cash for each of their common stock shares in...

Twitter and Comcast strike deal for direct viewing from Tweets

In a deal between Twitter, Comcast and NBCUniversal, Twitter users will see expanded tweets about NBCUniversal shows and be able to record or watch those shows directly from the tweet.

Style Network viewers enraged over Esquire switch

On Monday, Sept. 23, television viewers who tuned-in to what they thought would be the women-focused Style Network found the exact opposite; the channel...

NBC updates USA Now app for Apple iOS devices

NBC Universal has launched an update to the USA NOW app for Apple iOS iPhones, iPads and iPod touch devices. The newest version 1.1.1...

Cox announces 2012 Summer Olympics coverage

Cox Communications announced multi-platform coverage of the 2012 Summer Olympics from London. In cooperation with NBCUniversal, the company will provide live streaming broadcasts, video-on-demand,...

Xbox Live TV rumors heat up; Comcast, Verizon, HBO content may...

The recent random rumors about live TV programming finally landing on Xbox Live have now been legitimately upgraded. Via a “person with knowledge of the situation,” Bloomberg is reporting that Microsoft plans to offer online pay television service from Comcast and Verizon through the console, with many other content providers also potentially in the mix.

Peter Jackson’s ‘The Frighteners’ announced for Blu-ray

NBC Universal has announced a release date for Peter Jackson's "The Frighteners" on Blu-ray Disc. The 1996 film stars Michael J. Fox as architect Frank Bannister who turns into a "ghostbuster" after meeting ghosts in his unfinished house. Jackson produced, directed, and co-wrote the horror/comedy film that just about broke even at the box office.

‘Conan the Barbarian’ to release on Blu-ray Disc

"Crom,... Grant me revenge! And if you do not listen, then to HELL with you!" Is there anyone who could possibly play "Conan" better than the former "governator" of Calfornia? I think not. But the upcoming 2011 3D version of "Conan" will certainly take a stab at it.

Rumored: Hulu to launch on PS3

PS3 may soon support a Hulu paid TV service, according to a Bloomberg report that says a partnership could be announced as early as...

FiOS TV now offers MSNBC HD in all markets

FiOS TV customers in all markets will now get MSNBC HD, which includes subscribers in the New York metropolitan areas. It took a while...