Media and Digital

Pay TV market gears up for 'Triple Play' war

Telcos, internet service providers and Foxtel are locked in a race and all eyes will be on what the pay TV incumbent will offer in its triple play model.

Onthehouse says court matter won't hurt

by AAP
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Online real estate CEO resigns after internal board investigation.

Murdoch goes back to the future with Move

News Corp's acquisition of real estate platform Move Inc. provides some insight into one potential leg of the group's growth strategy.

Axing Lateline would be lazy: Turnbull

by AAP
Communications Minister says ABC budget cuts don't require programming reductions.

PayPal splits from eBay

by AFP
Payments group to become separate, publicly traded company in 2015.

News Corp to buy Move for $1.1bn

Acquisition of online property site will boost media group's presence in US real estate.

Hoyts steps up plans for IPO

Hoyts Group pressing forward with $900m pre-Christmas listing amid strong interest.

Foxtel to provide content for TPG TV play: Report

Foxtel is reportedly providing the ammunition for TPG to enter the IPTV space, with the Pay TV giant licensing some of its content for the telco's proposed television service.

Telstra's T-Box might get the chop

Telco's IPTV set-top device is reportedly on the cusp of being phased out completely, with the product to be scrapped in favour of Foxtel’s iQ3.

Alibaba prices IPO at $US68 per share

by AAP
Chinese e-commerce giant prices IPO at top end of expected range, values company at $US167.6bn.

Six companies shed light on Australia's growth potential

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Australia's top performing private companies in industries such as agribusiness, construction and technology show that our economy can remain prosperous if we make the right decisions.

Warner Bros to axe 1000 jobs

by AAP
Hollywood studio set to cut more than 10% of workforce as part of cost-cutting drive.

US Senator warns regulators about Alibaba’s corporate structure

Improved disclosure measures not enough to protect investors, US Senator warns.

Fairfax eyes control of MMP

Fairfax may soon buy the 50 per cent stake it does not already own in real estate magazine group Metro Media Publishing.

Alibaba raises IPO price range

Chinese e-commerce company planning to raise up to $US25bn in world's largest IPO.

Alibaba likely to raise IPO price range: sources

Buoyant roadshow demand tipped to boost e-commerce giant's final share price.

Foxtel weighed Ten move: report

Foxtel reportedly weighed joint bid for control of Ten with Providence Equity Partners.

Nine bullish on online streaming

Nine says 4m Aust SVOD subscribers 'very achievable' by 2020, StreamCo plans 'well advanced'.

Google wants large slice of TV ad market

Google to use YouTube in push to claim 10-20 per cent of Aust TV ad market: report.

Nine out of picture on APN Outdoor, oOh!Media

IPOs are on the cards for the two outdoor advertising companies as aspiring suitor Nine says asking price is 'full.'