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New 'Star Trek: Discovery' Series Boldly Goes Up Most Pirated List

CBS hopes that limiting its new sci-fi series Star Trek:Discovery to its online streaming app will help drive subscriptions to the $6-per-month service (or $10 ad-free). 269 more words

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How Fans of Showtime's 'Homeland' Helped Hackers Mine Cryptocurrencies and Didn't Even Know It

A hacker added code to several web sites of CBS’s Showtime network that stole computing power from online visitors in order to mine digital currencies, offering a new twist on illicit profiteering from the boom in cryptocurrencies. 422 more words

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NFL Owners Are Closing Ranks Against Trump — Here's What They're Saying

President Donald Trump has set off yet another public firestorm, declaring on Friday that NFL owners should be ready to fire players who use the national anthem as an opportunity for protest. 729 more words

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'Star Trek: Discovery' Early Reviews Point to Big Payoff for CBS’s Streaming Gambit

Both Star Trek fans and media-industry watchers were incredulous when CBS first laid out its plans for Star Trek: Discovery, which premieres Sunday night. The bulk of the show will only be viewable on the network’s mostly unknown streaming service, CBS All Access. 401 more words

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CBS Agrees to Buy Embattled Broadcaster Ten, Wading Into Australia's Streaming Market

CBS , the United States’ most-watched television network, on Monday said it plans to buy its biggest customer in Australia, Ten Network, and launch its streaming service in the country. 587 more words

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CBS Profit Is Better Than Expected

CBS, owner of the most-watched U.S. TV network, on Monday reported a bigger-than-expected profit and revenue for the second quarter, driven by higher content licensing and subscription fees. 265 more words

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CBS Shows Are Coming to AT&T’s DirecTV Now

CBS said on Monday it signed a deal for its shows to feature on AT&T’s DirecTV Now online streaming service.

Under the agreement, DirecTV Now will stream CBS, CBS Sports, the CW channel and many of CBS’ local broadcast stations, according to the company. 158 more words

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