Tuesday Jul 22
Viacom Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
The dividend will be payable on October 1, 2014 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2014.
Several books are being adapted into TV shows
MTV is moving forward with what it hopes will be its own Game of Thrones. The younger-skewing cable network has picked up its adaptation of Terry Brooks' Shannara straight to series with a 10-episode order, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
San Mateo Daily Journal
Publishing company launching first books: Burlingame's Incanto Press' ...
Right in Burlingame's backyard is a new publishing company that's combining technology and literature and headed by a Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur.
New MTV Study Finds Young People to be Redefining Patriotism
MTV, a division of Viacom , today unveiled its new research study, "Millennials & #Merica," uncovering a significant shift by young people away from the traditional concept of unquestioning patriotism to a more balanced definition of what it means to be an "American" today - proud of country but highly attuned to its strengths and weaknesses.
Sumner Redstone's 'Live-In Girlfriend' is Suing His 'Former Protegee' for $1 Million
"Sumner Redstone, the majority owner of CBS and Viacom, is being dragged into a bitter court battle between [his current girlfriend] and his former protegee," writes Richard Johnson in his column in the New York Post.
Transformers Engine Cranks, but Still Won't Start
NEW YORK -- For a movie as big and as costly as Transformers: Age of Extinction , you would think all of the pieces would work together and fit to make the year's biggest blockbuster.
Suit Challenging Cable Bundling Survives Motion to Dismiss
Cable subscribers, tired of being forced to purchase more obscure channels like VH1 Classic and Teen Nick in order to get their nightly Daily Show fix on Comedy Central, should be encouraged by a recent antitrust decision out of the Southern District of New York.