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U.K.'s Continued Support of BBC Leaves Rivals Disappointed

The BBC may have breathed a sigh of relief as the U.K. government’s blueprint for the pubcaster, released last week, left it largely unscathed. But rivals are likely dismayed that the network is maintaining what they see as an unfair advantage with a funding plan set to last at least a decade. 602 more words

Global

Fox's James Murdoch Says Planned Hulu Service Can Boost Audience And Ads

Fox CEO James Murdoch was barraged with questions about the topic of the day — Hulu’s planned live streaming service — in his quarterly earnings call with analysts. 382 more words

Breaking News

Fox Tops March Quarter Expectations Helped By News And 'Deadpool'

Like with Time Warner this morning, Fox’s news programming enjoyed a big boost in the first three months of 2016 from the exciting presidential campaign — and helped overcome uneven results in other parts of the company. 289 more words

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Rupert Murdoch & His Media Empire: The Humbled become the Hunted, Part I

*Originally written August 21st, 2011

“Nemesis, winged balancer of life,
dark-faced goddess, daughter of Justice”
Mesomedes, “Hymn to Nemesis”, 2nd century AD

“This is the most humble day of my life.” – … 2,206 more words

Brad Kronen

Book review: Nick Davies' Hack attack

No, this book is not about computer hacking. If you’re interested in that, skip reading and head for other blogs and sites. Nick Davies’ “Hack Attack” is about the phone hacking scandal, British media, the victims, the culprits. 745 more words

Culture

Fox Shares Fall As Execs Lower Financial Forecast On Foreign Exchange Imbalances

Fox’s stock price dropped 4.6% in post-market trading after it delivered weaker than expected revenues in the last three months of 2015 — and told analysts in its quarterly earnings call that it would have to reduce its financial guidance for the remainder of the fiscal year that ends in June. 287 more words

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21st Century Fox Earnings: Cable Gains Can't Lift Weaker Film Results

UPDATED: Lackluster home entertainment results, a weaker film slate and difficult foreign exchange rates pushed revenues and profits at 21st Century Fox down during the media conglomerate’s most recent fiscal quarter. 523 more words

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