Google to extend branch to news publishers Google is considering changes to its news service to aid publishers who have been struggling to make money, reports The Financial Times.
Source: Financial Times
| By: Richard Waters
Rupert Murdoch says Scottish self rule inevitable 'in next few years' LONDON, April 26- Scotland is likely to win self rule in the next few years while the economic divide between the international powerhouse of London and the rest of the United Kingdom will deepen, media tycoon Rupert Murdoch said on Sunday. Scots rejected independence in that referendum, but the Scottish National Party is now forecast to win the majority of...
| By: Guy Faulconbridge
The private equity firm that grew too fast Jonathan M. Nelson, the billionaire behind Providence Equity Partners, reflects on the past mistakes of its firm, The New York Times reports.
Source: The New York Times
| By: Julie Creswell
INSIGHT-With a prince's backing, James Murdoch may soon ascend at Fox April 21- Saudi Arabia's Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is in no doubt that James Murdoch is ready to take a much bigger role at Twenty-First Century Fox, by far the largest part of the media empire that James' father Rupert Murdoch built. It is also unclear what title James would take or whether there is any possibility that Rupert Murdoch, 84, would relinquish the Fox...
| By: Jennifer Saba
UPDATE 1-UK postpones bill sale, bond trading hit by Bloomberg outage LONDON, April 17- Britain postponed a sale of Treasury bills and global bond trading was hit by a power outage at news and market price provider Bloomberg on Friday, with trading volume in German government bond futures contracts tumbling by around a third. Social media first reported the Bloomberg systems going down at around 07:20 GMT and the screens were...
| By: John Geddie and Jamie McGeever
Apple cooperation with antitrust monitor down 'sharply' -report NEW YORK, April 16- Apple Inc's cooperation with a court-appointed monitor has "sharply declined" as he reviews the iPad maker's antitrust compliance policies, the monitor wrote in a report to a judge. District Judge Denise Cote in Manhattan. Justice Department inspector general, was appointed by Cote in October 2013 after she found the company liable in the...
| By: Nate Raymond
Behind the $1 million bet on Fox earnings Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox have been struggling this year but some are betting it will see a huge rally in the coming months.
| By: Lawrence Lewitinn