Amazon and Netflix

NEW YORK | Disney ups Twenty-First Century Fox to more than $70.3B

NEW YORK — The mouse is chasing the fox. Disney is upping the ante for Fox, making a $70.3 billion counterbid for Fox’s entertainment businesses following Comcast’s $65 billion offer for the company. The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox reflects a new imperative among entertainment and telecommunications firms. They are amassing ever more programming to … Continue reading NEW YORK | Disney ups Twenty-First Century Fox to more than $70.3B

WASHINGTON  | AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers

WASHINGTON  — Brace yourself for the likely new era of media megamergers. AT&T’s victory over the government’s attempt to block its $85 billion takeover of Time Warner underscores just how much the way people watch TV — and pay for it — has changed. It also highlights how corporate America wants to adapt to deal … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | AT&T antitrust win may herald a new wave of media mergers