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Zeebox Pushes for Virtual Living Room: Inside Scoop

On this week’s “The Inside Scoop” podcast, Anthony Rose, chief technology officer and co-founder of Zeebox, talks about efforts by cable companies to entice advertisers by improving audience engagement via the social-TV application Zeebox, which facilitates conversation among fans and...

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Comcast Exec Talks About NBC’s Collaboration With Twitter on Viewing App: Inside Scoop

Sam Schwartz, chief business development officer at Comcast Cable, talks with Bloomberg’s Edmund Lee and Alex Sherman about See It. The new technology will enable Comcast customers to watch NBC Universal network and cable shows directly from Twitter’s applications. A...

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Investors Too Bullish on Cable M&A, Moffett Says; AllThingsD Founders to Leave News Corp.: Inside Scoop

Speculation over U.S. cable consolidation has diminished the chances of deals getting done quickly as stocks such as Time Warner Cable and Cablevision Systems become more expensive, according to Craig Moffett, co-founder of research firm MoffettNathanson. Bloomberg’s Alex Sherman and Edmund Lee...

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NY Times’ Brian Stelter on the Future of Television: ‘The Inside Scoop’ Podcast on Media Industry

In this week’s episode of The Inside Scoop: Podcast on the Media Industry, New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter speaks with Bloomberg’s Edmund Lee and Alex Sherman about his career, hosting CNN’s Reliable Sources, the future of local newspapers,...

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

Photograph by Kris Ubach and Quim Roser

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

Photograph by Scott Eells/Bloomberg

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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