Variety

Variety
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Kimberly Godwin, a veteran of local and national TV-news operations, will be the next president of ABC News  — and the first Black executive to run a broadcast-network news operation. Disney on Wednesday confirmed that Godwin, who has been with CBS News since 2007, will take over the role most recently held by James Goldston. […]
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $VIEW

Pressure for hedge fund scrutiny builds as Yellen leads her first U.S. financial stability meeting

Pressure for hedge fund scrutiny builds as Yellen leads her first U.S. financial stability meeting
Added 19 days ago
Summary: U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is facing pressure from Democrats to revive tougher scrutiny of hedge funds and other large pools of capital as she heads her first meeting of the premier grouping of U.S. financial regulators on Wednesday.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $BERRY

Discovery Class B Shares Explode Higher In Post-Archegos Short Squeeze

Discovery Class B Shares Explode Higher In Post-Archegos Short Squeeze
Added 19 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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How many hedge funds are a margin call away from Archegos-style implosion?

How many hedge funds are a margin call away from Archegos-style implosion?
Added 19 days ago
Summary: One of the scariest things about Archegos' fall from grace is there could be others.
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
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Meme Stocks, NFTs, Tech Rotation Dominate Crazy Quarter on Wall Street

Meme Stocks, NFTs, Tech Rotation Dominate Crazy Quarter on Wall Street
Added 20 days ago
Summary: The first quarter offered no shortage of drama for markets. Meme stocks surged, celebrities dove into SPACs, and a fire sale of stocks saddled some banks with losses, as investors big and small showed no fear of risk-taking.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $MEME

Central Bank closely monitoring Credit Suisse’s Archegos shock

Central Bank closely monitoring Credit Suisse’s Archegos shock
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Credit Suisse told shareholders on Monday they are facing ‘significant losses’
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Cryptos: $DADI$RSV

Goldman, Morgan Stanley limit losses with fast sale of Archegos Assets

Goldman, Morgan Stanley limit losses with fast sale of Archegos Assets
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Morgan Stanley were quick to move large blocks of assets before other large banks that traded with Archegos Capital Management, as the scale of the hedge fund’s losses became apparent, according to people with knowledge of the transactions.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Who is Archegos fund manager Bill Hwang?

Who is Archegos fund manager Bill Hwang?
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Losses at Archegos Capital Management have triggered the liquidation of positions approaching $30 billion in value, The Wall Street Journal has reported, and sent the shares of two major investment banks tumbling. Archegos is run by former Tiger Asia manager Bill Hwang. What do we know about Mr. Hwang?
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Wells Fargo: No Archegos losses

Wells Fargo: No Archegos losses
Added 20 days ago
Summary: The $10 billion hedge fund, run by Bill Hwang, was forced to liquidate positions last week, causing extreme swings in a number of stocks, including Discovery and ViacomCBS, according to reports.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 20 days ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
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In Archegos fire sale, Credit Suisse, Nomura burned by slow exit

In Archegos fire sale, Credit Suisse, Nomura burned by slow exit
Added 20 days ago
Summary: By Matt Scuffham, Elizabeth Dilts Marshall and Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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Meet Bill Hwang, the man behind Archegos, the fund that sent shockwaves through Wall Street

Meet Bill Hwang, the man behind Archegos, the fund that sent shockwaves through Wall Street
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Archegos Capital Management is a multibillion-dollar family office founded by former Tiger Management analyst Bill Hwang in 2013.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stock futures are flat after Dow slips from record levels

Stock futures are flat after Dow slips from record levels
Added 20 days ago
Summary: The major averages were pressured Tuesday by rising interest rates as the U.S. 10-year Treasury yield notched a 14-month high.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Nomura had a 'stellar financial year' before it warned of potential $2 billion losses, analyst says

Nomura had a 'stellar financial year' before it warned of potential $2 billion losses, analyst says
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Nomura had a strong financial year until its announcement of a potential $2 billion loss at its U.S. subsidiary, says Pramod Shenoi, an analyst at CreditSights.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Dow slips more than 100 points from a record high, Apple and Microsoft lead losses

Dow slips more than 100 points from a record high, Apple and Microsoft lead losses
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Investors digested a reading on consumer confidence that far exceeded expectations.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Discovery, ViacomCBS, Credit Suisse, PayPal, Roku & more

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Discovery, ViacomCBS, Credit Suisse, PayPal, Roku & more
Added 20 days ago
Summary: These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Wall Street banks ditch $19 billion of stocks in ‘unprecedented’ block trade selloff – media

Wall Street banks ditch $19 billion of stocks in ‘unprecedented’ block trade selloff – media
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley have reportedly sold $19 billion worth of shares in Chinese tech and US media companies. Traders are now wondering what caused the unusually massive move and whether it will continue next week.
2 people have read this

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: ViacomCBS, BioNTech, Wells Fargo and more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: ViacomCBS, BioNTech, Wells Fargo and more
Added 20 days ago
Summary: These are the stocks posting the largest moves in midday trading.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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A "Very Surprised" JPMorgan Calculates The Damage From The Archegos Collapse

A "Very Surprised" JPMorgan Calculates The Damage From The Archegos Collapse
Added 20 days ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
11 minute read
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Global banks bracing for losses amid US hedge fund collapse

Global banks bracing for losses amid US hedge fund collapse
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Global banks bracing for losses amid US hedge fund collapse
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One Of World's Greatest Hidden Fortunes Crashed In Days. How It Happened

One Of World's Greatest Hidden Fortunes Crashed In Days. How It Happened
Added 20 days ago
Summary: From his perch high above Midtown Manhattan, just across from Carnegie Hall, Bill Hwang was quietly building one of the world's greatest fortunes.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
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Stocks Drop a Second Day With Spending in Focus: Markets Wrap

Stocks Drop a Second Day With  Spending in Focus: Markets Wrap
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Stocks fell for a second day and Treasury yields touched a 14-month high as traders weighed the consequences of more stimulus from the Biden administration.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
3 people have read this

Wells Fargo rallies 4% after it discloses no losses related to the Archegos Capital margin call

Wells Fargo rallies 4% after it discloses no losses related to the Archegos Capital margin call
Added 20 days ago
Summary: 'We were well collateralized at all times over the last week and no longer have any exposure. We did not experience losses,' Wells Fargo said.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this

Credit Suisse in firing line after Archegos losses

Credit Suisse in firing line after Archegos losses
Added 21 days ago
Summary: ZURICH/NEW YORK -Pressure was mounting on Credit Suisse on Tuesday over losses linked to the downfall of Archegos Capital, with analysts and investors warning dividend and share buyback plans may need to go on hold.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $JST

Paramount+ reportedly removes SpongeBob episode about ‘Clam Flu’ due to similarities with Covid-19 pandemic

Paramount+ reportedly removes SpongeBob episode about ‘Clam Flu’ due to similarities with Covid-19 pandemic
Added 21 days ago
Summary: At least two ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ episodes have been removed from streaming service Paramount+ due to “inappropriate elements,” including a “panty raid” and a Krusty Krab quarantine that resembles the coronavirus pandemic.
3 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

How Goldman and Morgan Stanley avoided losses after fund meltdown burned Nomura, Credit Suisse

How Goldman and Morgan Stanley avoided losses after fund meltdown burned Nomura, Credit Suisse
Added 21 days ago
Summary: Goldman and Morgan Stanley had already finished unloading their positions when rivals announced they faced steep losses tied to a hedge fund implosion.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Saturday links: email overload

Added 21 days ago
Summary: Saturdays are the day we catch up with all the non-finance related items that we didn’t get to during the week. You can check out last week’s edition here. Have a great weekend!
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BET U.K. to Go Digital-Only on My5 and Pluto TV, Launch Originals

BET U.K. to Go Digital-Only on My5 and Pluto TV, Launch Originals
Added 21 days ago
Summary: Originals 'Celebrity Comfort Food,' 'Black to the Future' and 'We Do That' will join the lineup as senior vp of BET International Monde Twala says: "We are committed to growing the BET brand in the U.K."
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $PLUT

Netflix is testing a crackdown on password sharing

Netflix is testing a crackdown on password sharing
Added a month ago
Summary: Netflix is running a test with a small group of users cracking down on password sharing.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added a month ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
4 people have read this

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added a month ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
3 people have read this

Oprah’s Meghan and Harry interview exemplify Paramount Plus’ challenges

Oprah’s Meghan and Harry interview exemplify Paramount Plus’ challenges
Added a month ago
Summary: Two massive entertainment moments from last week — Coming 2 America and Oprah’s interview with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry — could have been Paramount Plus exclusives. Instead, one is on a CBS app and the other is on Amazon.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG

Sprayground Launches 'Coming to America' Collaboration with Paramount Pictures

Sprayground Launches 'Coming to America' Collaboration with Paramount Pictures
Added a month ago
Summary: NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / March 8, 2021 / If you were a fan of the 1988 classic "Coming to America", you are going to love Sprayground's next collaboration! The urban backpack and streetwear brand has teamed up with Paramount Pictures to give us the hottest new backpack. Sustainable, practical, and fashion-forward are just some of the great qualities Sprayground's products have to offer. Known for its typically loud
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Rupert Murdoch prepares to hand over his media empire

Rupert Murdoch prepares to hand over his media empire
Added a month ago
Summary: As the mogul turns 90, investors and offspring get ready for a battle over its future
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.97%

U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.97%
Added a month ago
Summary: U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.97%
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $FSN

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added a month ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $MIDAS

Gov. Tom Wolf ‘Considering’ Loosening Restrictions On Restaurants And Bars

Gov. Tom Wolf ‘Considering’ Loosening Restrictions On Restaurants And Bars
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Gov. Tom Wolf said he's considering loosening restrictions on bars and restaurants.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

The company using robots and fan input to pitch stories to Hollywood

The company using robots and fan input to pitch stories to Hollywood
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Wattpad, a social storytelling platform with 90 million users, is becoming a rich source of intellectual property for film and TV producers.
Sentiment: positive
18 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $RISE

New Comedy-Meets-True Crime Doc Series From Funny Or Die Premiering On Paramount+

New Comedy-Meets-True Crime Doc Series From Funny Or Die Premiering On Paramount+
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Two best friends try to piece together a mystery that has baffled the police and one family for 85 years
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA
Cryptos: $MUSE

Palace sources brand timing of Harry's US TV appearance 'unhelpful'

Palace sources brand timing of Harry's US TV appearance 'unhelpful'
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The Duke of Sussex said the move to California last year was about 'stepping back rather than stepping down' as royals as he appeared on The Late Late Show with James Corden.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
13 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRW$CSTL

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GameStop, Koss Corp, Wayfair & more

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GameStop, Koss Corp, Wayfair & more
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include GameStop, Koss Corp., Wayfair, and more.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SCRT

Paramount Plus will replace CBS All Access on March 4, and you can get 50% off an annual plan if you sign up now

Paramount Plus will replace CBS All Access on March 4, and you can get 50% off an annual plan if you sign up now
Added 2 months ago
Summary: CBS All Access will become Paramount Plus on March 4. The service will offer CBS and a huge catalog of movies and shows. Here's how to sign up.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Paramount+'s Pitch: Big Name Reboots, Spinoffs and Sequels (Plus Sports)

Paramount+'s Pitch: Big Name Reboots, Spinoffs and Sequels (Plus Sports)
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The rebranded, revamped and supercharged version of CBS All Access will launch on March 4.
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $PLUT

'Behind the Music,' 'Unplugged' & More Music Programs to Stream on Paramount+

'Behind the Music,' 'Unplugged' & More Music Programs to Stream on Paramount+
Added 2 months ago
Summary: ViacomCBS is launching Paramount+ this spring, and the upcoming streaming service announced on Wednesday (Feb. 24) its inaugural music slate.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Stocks making the biggest moves after the bell: GameStop, Nvidia, ViacomCBS & more

Stocks making the biggest moves after the bell: GameStop, Nvidia, ViacomCBS & more
Added 2 months ago
Summary: These are the stocks posting the largest moves after the bell on Wednesday, Feb. 24.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SCRT

Deadline

Deadline
Added 2 months ago
Summary: ViacomCBS topped Wall Street analysts’ expectations for its fourth-quarter results, reporting diluted earnings per share of $1.04 and total revenue of just shy of $6.9 billion. The consensus forecast by analysts was for earnings of $1.01 and revenue of $6.9 billion, up 13% and 3%, respectively, from the same quarter in 2019. Because the merger […]
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA
Cryptos: $PLUT

Nickelodeon creates Avatar Studios to create new Avatar, Legend of Korra content

Nickelodeon creates Avatar Studios to create new Avatar, Legend of Korra content
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Paramount Plus is going to need some top exclusive series and films to keep people subscribing, and executives are hopeful a new Avatar or Korra series will do the trick. That’s why there’s a brand new series.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Everything to know about Paramount Plus, the new version of CBS All Access

Everything to know about Paramount Plus, the new version of CBS All Access
Added 2 months ago
Summary: From Dora the Explorer to Mission Impossible and the NFL, Paramount Plus is a big rebrand of CBS All Access that will offer more content to subscribers than ever before. The service launches on March 4th. Here’s the price, best shows and movie announcements made today.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $PLUT

Frasier revival in development for Paramount Plus

Frasier revival in development for Paramount Plus
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Kelsey Grammer is returning to play Dr. Frasier Crane in a reboot of Frasier for Paramount Plus. It’s unclear if other characters are returning. The revival was first rumored in 2018.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Pluto TV Surpasses 30 Million Actives, Showtime & CBS All Access 19.2 Million Domestic Subscribers in 2020

Pluto TV Surpasses 30 Million Actives, Showtime & CBS All Access 19.2 Million Domestic Subscribers in 2020
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Ahead of the official launch of Paramount Plus , ViacomCBS announced where they stand in the world of streaming ahead of the transition. Paid subscribers for streaming services Showtime and CBS All Access have climbed …
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA
Cryptos: $PLUT

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 2 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $PLUT

Shows based on Italian Job, Fatal Attraction, Flashdance, and more heading to Paramount Plus

Shows based on Italian Job, Fatal Attraction, Flashdance, and more heading to Paramount Plus
Added 2 months ago
Summary: A sequel series to the 1969 Italian Job film will debut on Paramount Plus as an exclusive. Other series announced today include Love Story, Fatal Attraction, Flashdance, and The Parallax View.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA
Cryptos: $VIEW

CBSViacom Unveils Its Rebranded Streaming Platform

CBSViacom Unveils Its Rebranded Streaming Platform
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Is a series based on the making of “The Godfather,” along with revivals of “Frasier” and “Inside Amy Schumer,” enough to reignite interest in a seven-year-old streaming service?
Sentiment: positive
41 minute read
19 people have read this
Cryptos: $SCRT$RSV

Stock futures trade cautiously higher despite inflation concerns

Stock futures trade cautiously higher despite inflation concerns
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Investors will be watching for more retail earnings and home sales numbers
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SCRT$RSV

Modern-Day Post – Open news source

Added 2 months ago
Summary: Destructive winter storms reeled Texas into the damaging darkness and it could take months for others to heal.
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $DOGE

HBO Max is ordering way more kids’ content to compete with Netflix and Disney Plus

HBO Max is ordering way more kids’ content to compete with Netflix and Disney Plus
Added 2 months ago
Summary: New seasons and specials from shows like Infinity Train, Ben 10, Teen Titans Go!, and more are headed to HBO Max as WarnerMedia leans into its family offerings to better compete with Disney Plus and Netflix.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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LAPD Investigating Report Of George Floyd ‘Valentine’

LAPD Investigating Report Of George Floyd ‘Valentine’
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The Los Angeles Police Department has launched an internal investigation after an officer reported that a photo of George Floyd with the words "You take my breath away" in a Valentine-like format was circulated among officers.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Variety

Variety
Added 2 months ago
Summary: In today’s Global Bulletin, Discovery revisits Madeleine McCann case; Sky boards SXSW ISIS documentary; Icon Film Distribution launches U.K. streamer; BBC Studios pacts with Youngest Media; Broken Flames partners with TerraMedia; ViacomCBS renews SkyNZ deal; and Japan’s NHK buys Russian Sherlock Holmes series. Three-part Discovery Plus original documentary series “Prime Suspect: The Madeleine McCann Case,” […]
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $ENG

'Chappelle's Show' Returns to Netflix With Dave Chappelle's Blessing

'Chappelle's Show' Returns to Netflix With Dave Chappelle's Blessing
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The comedian revealed in an Instagram post on Thursday that Comedy Central had agreed to give his license back and "paid me millions of dollars."
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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NFL wants to finalize new TV deals before setting 2021 salary cap in March

NFL wants to finalize new TV deals before setting 2021 salary cap in March
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The NFL wants to finalize new TV rights agreements with partners before setting its 2021 salary cap. A deal could reach $100 billion.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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ViacomCBS Will Also Return to Upfronts Week in May

ViacomCBS Will Also Return to Upfronts Week in May
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Company sets virtual presentation for Wednesday, May 19.
4 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Third-generation Apple TV to lose CBS All Access support in March

Third-generation Apple TV to lose CBS All Access support in March
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The third-generation Apple TV will lose support to the CBS All Access channel in early March, ViacomCBS is telling owners of the model.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Third-Generation Apple TV Losing Support for CBS All Access in Transition to Paramount+ Next Month

Third-Generation Apple TV Losing Support for CBS All Access in Transition to Paramount+ Next Month
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The third-generation Apple TV, last made available in 2013, is slowly losing support from third-party app developers. YouTube recently announced that...
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $BNC

Now that Trump's gone, media companies will have to figure out how news fits into streaming future

Now that Trump's gone, media companies will have to figure out how news fits into streaming future
Added 2 months ago
Summary: TV news faces diminishing audiences as pay-TV subscribers diminish. Media executives may want to consider a new digital news bundle.
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
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What it’s like to watch the Super Bowl in Canada

What it’s like to watch the Super Bowl in Canada
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Niche advertisers, pandemic PSAs, and all the quirks one might expect from the Big Game's Canadian broadcast.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Variety

Variety
Added 2 months ago
Summary: ViacomCBS Networks International is launching Pluto TV, its free streaming service, in France today (Feb. 8) with 40 original channels featuring French and international titles spanning films, series and factual programs. The slate of channels in France comprises Pluto TV Ciné, Pluto TV Drama, Dossiers FBI, Pluto TV Crime, Tortue Ninja, People Are Awesome, Pluto […]
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $PLUT$BUB

CBS runs into Super Bowl livestream glitch, but issues get fixed

CBS runs into Super Bowl livestream glitch, but issues get fixed
Added 2 months ago
Summary: At kickoff, viewers complained they couldn't watch the game online, showing internet still needs work.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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S-1

Added 2 months ago
Summary: As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 5, 2021
Sentiment: positive
1345 minute read
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Nick Cannon rejoins 'Wild 'N Out' as host after getting fired for anti-Semitism

Nick Cannon rejoins 'Wild 'N Out' as host after getting fired for anti-Semitism
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Nick Cannon and ViacomCBS have reconciled after the TV host apologized for anti-Semitic comments that ultimately led to his termination last year.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Apple TV+ lands 11 nominations for NAACP Image Awards

Apple TV+ lands 11 nominations for NAACP Image Awards
Added 2 months ago
Summary: This week, the full-list of nominees for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards were announced. Apple TV+ landed 11 NAACP Image Award nominations…
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $AOA

‘This Pillow Fight Just Got Very Real’: David Hogg Starting Pillow Company To Rival MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell

‘This Pillow Fight Just Got Very Real’: David Hogg Starting Pillow Company To Rival MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Parkland school shooting survivor David Hogg is declaring a pillow fight against The MyPillow Guy, Mike Lindell, saying they're going to prove progressives can make a better pillow.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Droga5 Global Chief Creative Officer Neil Heymann to start new venture with Publicis

Droga5 Global Chief Creative Officer Neil Heymann to start new venture with Publicis
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Agency vet had moved into worldwide creative role to bolster Droga's expansion plans following acquisition by Accenture Interactive.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $MRI

Best live TV streaming service for cord cutters: YouTube TV, Hulu, Sling TV and more compared

Best live TV streaming service for cord cutters: YouTube TV, Hulu, Sling TV and more compared
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Ready to ditch your cable bill but want to keep live news, sports and more? Here's how.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
13 people have read this
Cryptos: $CAG$PLUT

Nick Cannon resumes working with ViacomCBS months after firing for anti-Semitic controversy

Nick Cannon resumes working with ViacomCBS months after firing for anti-Semitic controversy
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Nick Cannon has resumed his working partnership with ViacomCBS months after the network decided to part ways with the TV host.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
2 people have read this

Magnite to Acquire SpotX for $1.17 Billion

Magnite to Acquire SpotX for $1.17 Billion
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Supply-side platform Magnite announced this morning it has agreed a deal to acquire sell-side video platform SpotX from European media group RTL for $1.17 billion in stock and cash, subject to regulatory approval. Magnite says the acquisition will make it the largest independent CTV and video
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Apple TV+ scores massive 11 nominations for the NAACP Image Awards

Apple TV+ scores massive 11 nominations for the NAACP Image Awards
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Apple has picked up 11 nominations for its TV+ shows and one movie for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards. Check out the details.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $AOA

Ad tech company Magnite is buying SpotX in play to deepen its strength in streaming ads

Ad tech company Magnite is buying SpotX in play to deepen its strength in streaming ads
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Ad tech company Magnite is acquiring SpotX, a platform for connected TV and video advertising, for $1.17 billion in cash and stock.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $PLUT

Watch: The top 5 Super Bowl ads you need to know about (for now)

Watch: The top 5 Super Bowl ads you need to know about (for now)
Added 2 months ago
Summary: With the Super Bowl right around the corner, here's a look at our favorites so far.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA
Cryptos: $UOS

Nick Cannon to Host 'Wild 'N Out' Again After Summer Firing

Nick Cannon to Host 'Wild 'N Out' Again After Summer Firing
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Nick Cannon will return to "Wild 'N Out" after a brief firing over the summer.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Paramount creates a star trek and could the Boss be in the Bowl? Friday Wake-Up Call

Paramount creates a star trek and could the Boss be in the Bowl? Friday Wake-Up Call
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. If you're reading this online or in a forwarded email, here's the link to sign up for our Wake-Up Call newsletters.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

See celebs scale Paramount+ logo in Super Bowl campaign

See celebs scale Paramount+ logo in Super Bowl campaign
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Watch Snooki, Spongebob and "Survivor" host Jeff Probst make cameos while ascending the new streaming service’s "mountain of entertainment."
Sentiment: positive
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Celebrities Ascend ‘Paramount Mountain’ in Paramount+ Super Bowl Ad

Celebrities Ascend ‘Paramount Mountain’ in Paramount+ Super Bowl Ad
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Droga5's spots feature a cast in Covid times
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How First-Time Advertisers Helped ViacomCBS Win Ahead of Super Bowl 55

How First-Time Advertisers Helped ViacomCBS Win Ahead of Super Bowl 55
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The broadcaster counts 17 freshman brands to appear in the Big Game.
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Robinhood explained why it halted trading, the identity of u/DeepF—ingValue, and fake pro-Huawei accounts.
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Robinhood explained why it halted trading, the identity of u/DeepF—ingValue, and fake pro-Huawei accounts.
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The spirit of Occupy Wall Street is back, but this time it's coming from inside the stock exchange

The spirit of Occupy Wall Street is back, but this time it's coming from inside the stock exchange
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The GameStop mania driven by Reddit traders isn't simple market trolling. It's a populist movement threatening to disrupt the financial system.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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Facebook Names First Ever Chief Compliance Officer as Social Media Giant Faces Regulatory Scrutiny

Facebook Names First Ever Chief Compliance Officer as Social Media Giant Faces Regulatory Scrutiny
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The social media giant has faced numerous accusations from top lawmakers in recent years, including anti-competitive behaviour, the acquisition of competitors, and...
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Variety

Variety
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CBS has set in motion “an external investigation” into allegations of racist and misogynist behavior by senior executives at its local-TV unit, a sign that the ViacomCBS company continues to grapple with these issues even though it has probed them in the recent past. In a memo sent to staffers Friday, George Cheeks, CEO of […]
Sentiment: positive
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Robinhood catches heat — Bank of America MD promotion list— Sundheim's D1 takes a bath on AMC bet

Robinhood catches heat — Bank of America MD promotion list— Sundheim's D1 takes a bath on AMC bet
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The top finance stories for January 29, including the latest news on the newest crop of managing directors for Bank of America.
Sentiment: negative
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Facebook appoints its first chief compliance officer amid ongoing scrutiny

Facebook appoints its first chief compliance officer amid ongoing scrutiny
Added 3 months ago
Summary: ViacomCBS Inc's top compliance official, Henry Moniz, is moving to Facebook Inc as the social media platform's first chief compliance officer, as Facebook faces scrutiny from regulators and lawmakers.
Sentiment: negative
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Walmart's plan to dominate advertising

Walmart's plan to dominate advertising
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Business Insider's top advertising and media stories for January 29.
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Netflix tops GLAAD Media Awards list with 26 nominations

Netflix tops GLAAD Media Awards list with 26 nominations
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The streaming giant scored nominations for titles including “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom," “Disclosure, “The Umbrella Academy" and "Queer Eye."
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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How CBS Quietly Sold Out of Super Bowl Ads Earlier Than Usual, Despite a Pandemic

How CBS Quietly Sold Out of Super Bowl Ads Earlier Than Usual, Despite a Pandemic
Added 3 months ago
Summary: A 48-hour final flurry of activity cleared out inventory, stunning marketers.
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Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

Wall Street's frothy mood smacks brands like Macy's and Blockbuster, plus Facebook jabs Apple: Thursday Wake-Up Call

Wall Street's frothy mood smacks brands like Macy's and Blockbuster, plus Facebook jabs Apple: Thursday Wake-Up Call
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. If you're reading this online or in a forwarded email, here's the link to sign up for our Wake-Up Call newsletters.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Variety

Variety
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Hollywood’s demand for streaming content is putting kids media creators and producers squarely at the adults’ table. The world of kids TV has long been thought to be a peaceful one, a place where “Blue’s Clues,” “The Baby-Sitters’ Club,” “Phineas and Ferb” and “Rugrats” are left alone to ramble and play. As more consumers move […]
Sentiment: positive
27 minute read
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Cryptos: $SENSE

Former CBS shareholders can sue Shari Redstone over ViacomCBS merger

Former CBS shareholders can sue Shari Redstone over ViacomCBS merger
Added 3 months ago
Summary: A Delaware judge on Wednesday said former CBS shareholders may pursue a lawsuit accusing Shari Redstone, the daughter of late media magnate Sumner Redstone, of pressuring the company into entering an unfair merger that created ViacomCBS Inc.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Super Bowl Alert: Auto bowl looks grim, plus the focus on joblessness

Super Bowl Alert: Auto bowl looks grim, plus the focus on joblessness
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Hello Super Bowl junkies, I’m Jeanine Poggi, Ad Age’s senior editor, continuing our countdown to Super Bowl LV. In the days leading up to the game, which will air on CBS on Feb. 7, Ad Age brings you breaking news, analysis and first looks at the high-stakes, Big Game commercials—all in our…
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Super Bowl 55 commercial spots 'virtually sold out' despite dip in demand due to COVID-19

Super Bowl 55 commercial spots 'virtually sold out' despite dip in demand due to COVID-19
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CBS said it has "virtually sold out" its commercial inventory for Super Bowl 55, despite an apparent drop in demand due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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ViacomCBS sells out of Super Bowl LV ad inventory

ViacomCBS sells out of Super Bowl LV ad inventory
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Despite COVID-19, CBS is virtually out of commercial time in the Big Game.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Stocks: $VIAC$VIACA

NBC News is making 'many millions' of dollars on YouTube | Digiday

NBC News is making 'many millions' of dollars on YouTube | Digiday
Added 3 months ago
Summary: YouTube has switched from being supplementary to central to NBC News’ video strategy.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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