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Sofia M. Fernandez / Hollywood Reporter:
CBS, Netflix Sign Two-Year Content Agreement   —  CBS and Netflix have signed a two-year, non-exclusive licensing agreement that will allow subscribers of the web service to stream content from CBS' library.  —  Shows covered in the agreement include Medium and Flashpoint along with older series …
Feb 22, 2011, 3:35 PMIn context
Hollywood Reporter:
Hulu Chief Jason Kilar Approached About Joining Groupon (Report) … Groupon, a website offers city-specific daily deals, is looking to expand overseas and has approached Hulu CEO Jason Kilar about coming on board, according to Bloomberg.  —  Kilar has been approached about a position as head …
Feb 16, 2011, 12:55 AMIn context
Alex Ben Block / Hollywood Reporter:
Netflix Vows to Be ‘Aggressive Bidder’ for HBO Content … Miami - Time Warner's CEO Jeffrey Bewkes famously compared Netflix to the Albanian army, saying it wasn't going to take over the world.  Now that army is planning a frontal attack on the crown jewels of the Warner empire — its first run movie output.
Jan 25, 2011, 1:25 PMIn context
Paul Bond / Hollywood Reporter:
What Hollywood Execs Privately Say About Netflix … Disgusted that a video rental store raked him over the coals for returning a movie late, Reed Hastings created Netflix.  Seventeen million subscribers later, some people probably wish a clerk would have just refunded the man his 40 bucks.
Jan 18, 2011, 1:05 AMIn context
Gregg Kilday / Hollywood Reporter:
‘Social Network’ Wins Best Picture, Three Other Golden Globes   —  The Social Network was the big winner Sunday night at the 68th annual Golden Globe Awards, where it collected four trophies, including best dramatic picture.  —  For portraying a ballerina who topples into madness in Black Swan …
Jan 16, 2011, 11:20 PMIn context
Georg Szalai / Hollywood Reporter:
Cable giant Comcast to Offer Live TV Streaming on Tablets   —  CEO Brian Roberts says the company wants to “reinvent how customers interact with their entertainment on TV, online and on mobile devices.”  —  NEW YORK - Cable giant Comcast plans to offer in-home streaming of live TV …
Jan 5, 2011, 11:40 AMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Do YouTube and Facebook Discriminate Against Those With Reading Disabilities?   —  Viacom and Google are far from kissing and making up in the massive lawsuit over alleged copyright infringement on YouTube, but the two warring companies are together as defendants in another lawsuit that raises a provocative question.
Dec 16, 2010, 3:15 PMIn context
Mimi Turner / Hollywood Reporter:
News Corp.'s Project Alesia Shelved for Now … LONDON — News Corp. says it still believes in the notion of aggregating newspaper content and selling it online: problem is, no one else seems to be ready.  —  That, at least, is the word emanating from the ruins of News' Project Alesia …
Oct 22, 2010, 12:15 AMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Viacom Hires Superstar Lawyer to Handle YouTube Appeal   —  EXCLUSIVE: Earlier this year, Viacom suffered a major defeat at the hands of Google when a New York district court judge ruled that YouTube qualified for “safe harbor” from claims of direct and contributory copyright infringement.
Oct 21, 2010, 6:50 AMIn context
Georg Szalai / Hollywood Reporter:
News Corp. approached about Yahoo buy   —  Private equity firms eye alternatives to AOL deal  —  NEW YORK — As Yahoo shareholders cheer a possible sale of the company to private equity firms, perhaps with the aid of AOL, private equity players also have approached News Corp. as a potential strategic partner, according to sources.
Oct 14, 2010, 9:45 PMIn context

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