Obama’s security and counterterrorism adviser discusses battling Islamic State and its high-tech propaganda machine.
The camera maker wants to become a media company, and it’s amassing an army of extreme athletes aspiring to YouTube stardom.
Kathryn Maloney let loose on Twitter in July, chiding United Parcel Service Inc. for sending her package to a grocery store for pickup after making just a single delivery attempt at her home in Brooklyn.
Yousef Bartho Assidiq was on the path toward terrorism, part of a group whose members discussed beheadings and mass attacks. Now he tries to stop other youths from getting radicalized in his native Norway.
An acclaimed blogger charged in a hacking attack on the Los Angeles Times website is facing off against prosecutors who say he wreaked costly havoc on his former employer, Tribune Media Co., in revenge for being fired.
Amit Midha, Asia-Pacific and Japan president at Dell, discusses Dell's huge investment in China and why the company remains optimistic despite the slowdown. He speaks to Bloomberg's Haslinda Amin on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
Boris Evelson, Forrester Research vice president, and Francois Ajenstat, Tableau Software's vice president of product management, discuss Amazon Web Services adding analytics to its offerings. They speak with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Apple CEO Tim Cook has called 2015 the "year of Apple Pay." So far it’s been underwhelming. The mobile-payments system, which marks its one-year anniversary this month, has failed to catch on with consumers, accounting for only 1 percent of all retail transactions in the U.S., according to researcher Aite Group. Bloomberg's Adam Satariano has more on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
Zeta co-founder and former Apple CEO John Sculley and Bloomberg’s Adam Satariano discuss the upcoming “Steve Jobs” movie with Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports that China President Xi Jinping refused to give Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's unborn baby an honorary Chinese name. She speaks on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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Hulu LLC, the video streamer owned by three of the largest U.S. media companies, has been looking at new markets, but isn’t planning international expansion for now, said Chief Executive Officer Mike Hopkins.
20th Century Fox’s “The Martian,” starring Matt Damon as a likable botanist stranded on Mars, led the North American box office in its opening weekend to make it the studio’s biggest domestic film debut of the year.
Amazon.com Inc. will stop selling media-streaming devices from Google Inc. and Apple Inc. that aren’t easily compatible with its video service, the latest example of the company using its clout to promote products that fit with its own retailing strategy.
The operators of the Tribeca Film Festival introduced a paid online video service with Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., offering a industry-curated selection of movies for film buffs.
Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. have agreed to end their long-running patent feud over smartphones and video game systems, dropping about 20 lawsuits in the U.S. and Germany.