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There's a growing rivalry between traditional TV programmers and technology giants over the delivery of content over the Internet.

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There's a growing rivalry between traditional TV programmers and technology giants over the delivery of content over the Internet.

‘The Inside Scoop’ Media Podcast: Apple, Google, Intel and TV Industry

For this week’s episode of “The Inside Scoop”: We talked to Peter Kafka, who covers the media industry for technology blog AllThingsD, about the tension between traditional television programmers and technology giants such as Apple and Google, which are looking...

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Gemwars is a game by MindJolt, which was purchased by Chris DeWolfe's team.

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Gemwars is a game by MindJolt, which was purchased by Chris DeWolfe's team.

High Rollers: After RetailMeNot, What’s Next for Austin Ventures

First it was online vacation rentals, then digital coupons. Now what? Money managers will be asking that of Austin Ventures after the stock market debut today of RetailMeNot, a provider of online deals that’s valued at more than $1 billion....

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Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon.com, walks to a morning session at the Allen &
Co. Media and Technology Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho.

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Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon.com, walks to a morning session at the Allen & Co. Media and Technology Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho.

‘The Inside Scoop’ Media Podcast: Sun Valley, Hulu and Reuters Probe

This week’s episode of “The Inside Scoop” features a discussion with Bloomberg Television’s Jon Erlichman on why reporting from Sun Valley, Idaho, for the Allen & Co. media conference is so difficult; an interview with Telsey Advisory Group’s Jaison Blair on...

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Apple CEO Tim Cook attends Allen & Co.'s conference in Sun Valley, Idaho.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook attends Allen & Co.'s conference in Sun Valley, Idaho.

Google Getting Along Well With Apple, Schmidt Says Amid Detente

The cold war between Google and Apple is thawing. Eric Schmidt, the search provider’s executive chairman, said the companies are getting along better after they clashed over mobile software on the iPhone last year. Schmidt, who left Apple’s board in...

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Brad Garlinghouse's latest change at YouSendIt? The company's new name: Hightail.

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Brad Garlinghouse's latest change at YouSendIt? The company's new name: Hightail.

So Long, YouSendIt. Hello Hightail.

Since taking the top job at online storage startup YouSendIt last year, Brad Garlinghouse has brought in new management and shifted the focus to business customers. Now he’s tearing down the sign on the front door. Garlinghouse has renamed the...

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