Nielsen Says It Will Report On Who's Watching Streamed ShowsThe Nielsen company, which has long measured viewership of television programs, now says it has a way to collect and widely spread details about how many people watch programming produced by streaming services like Netflix and Amazon.
Roku Aims To Raise $252 Million With IPOVideo streaming pioneer Roku hopes to raise just over $252 million in an initial public offering as it tries to expand into more households.
Paisley Hopes To Land Punchlines With First Comedy SpecialCountry singer Brad Paisley can carry a tune, but can he land a punchline? The Grammy-winning recording artist will be hosting his first Netflix special, called the "Brad Paisley Comedy Rodeo."
Disney Launching New Streaming Service; ESPN Following SuitDisney is launching a streaming service for animated and live-action movies in 2019 as it navigates a changing media landscape.
David Letterman Headed Back To Talk TV With Netflix SeriesDavid Letterman, who said goodbye to his long-running talk show two years ago, will say hello to TV again with a new show for Netflix.
Carol Burnett To Ask Kids To Solve Adult Problems On NetflixThe comedian will debut a half-hour unscripted comedy called "A Little Help with Carol Burnett" in 2018. In each episode, both celebrities and everyday people appeal to a panel of kids ranging in ages from 4 to 8 for advice about their problems.
Prize Winning Writer/Actor Sam Shepard Dead at 73Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author, has died.
School District Pulls Alleged Suicide Book 'Thirteen Reasons Why'A school district official ordered librarians to temporarily stop circulating a book that's the basis for Netflix's popular new series "13 Reasons Why," which some critics say romanticizes suicide.
Hacker Releases Stolen Stolen Copies Of 'Orange Is The New Black'A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black."
Netflix Nears 100 Million SubscribersNetflix is on the verge of surpassing 100 million global subscribers, a testament to how much the video streaming service has changed the entertainment landscape since its debut a decade ago.
Kids Prefer Television, But Love Other Devices TooEver since Howdy Doody ushered in children's television nearly 70 years ago, each new generation of viewers has been treated to a growing bounty of programs on a mushrooming selection of gadgetry.
Netflix Looking For A Thumbs-Up As Star Ratings Fade AwayNetflix's video-streaming service is officially scrapping its familiar star-rating system, hoping to make it easier for its 94 million subscribers to signal whether they liked a movie or TV show.