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  1. Nintendo Posts Bigger Quarterly Loss as Wii U, 3DS Sales Slump

    1:24 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The Japanese game giant's operating loss grew to $92.7 million for the three months to March, as sales of its consoles and software fell 8.4 percent compared to the same quarter last year. READ MORE

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  2. DMG Pacts With China Film Association to Promote Chinese Movie Industry

    12:10 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The company behind Hollywood co-productions "Looper" and "Iron Man 3" joins the state-backed group to tackle issues facing the business in the country. READ MORE

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  3. ITV First-Half Earnings Rise, CEO Says Company Is Not for Sale

    11:10 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    UPDATED: Adam Crozier says the U.K. TV giant, which recently benefited from coverage of the soccer World Cup and posted growth at ITV Studios, driven by acquisitions, is "fully focused" on its growth plan. READ MORE

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  4. Jeff Berg's Resolution Losing Music Agent Terry Rhodes (Exclusive)

    7:19 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Rhodes, whose clients have included the Beach Boys and Bryan Adams, is the latest exit from the startup agency. READ MORE

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  5. SAG-AFTRA's David White Not Going to NBA Players Association

    4:00 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    The NBA PA chooses another finalist, and THR learns that the SAG-AFTRA president had already been urging White to extend his contract. READ MORE

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  6. Haim Saban: Time Warner Was 'Trimmed' for Takeover Bid

    2:55 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    "Time will tell whether this was the right strategy or not," the billionaire media mogul said in a TV interview. READ MORE

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  7. Bryan Singer Sex Abuse Accuser Dropped by Lawyer

    2:36 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Jeff Herman was representing Michael Egan in the ongoing lawsuit over Egan's allegations of abuse by the director. READ MORE

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  8. SCOTUSblog Founder Joins Marvel Superhero Appeal for Jack Kirby Estate (Exclusive)

    2:05 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    "Even if the legal rule at issue affected only the multibillion dollar franchises based on Kirby’s creations … that would justify review," says the latest Kirby brief to the Supreme Court. "But the implications are much broader." READ MORE

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  9. French Telecom Giant Orange Won't Offer Netflix on Cable Boxes at Launch

    1:57 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Orange CEO Stephane Richard says the company will not provide the subscription VOD service to its cable customers via set-top boxes. READ MORE

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  10. Twitter Stock Jumps 30 Percent on Solid Second Quarter Earnings

    1:19 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    UPDATED: The San Francisco social network reported that revenue grew 124 percent to $312 million during the second quarter. READ MORE

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  11. DreamWorks Animation Falls Short of Earnings Expectations and Shares Sink

    1:19 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    UPDATED: The company says it hasn't yet reaped the benefits of "How to Train Your Dragon 2." The company also said regulators are looking into a write-down for "Turbo." READ MORE

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  12. Major League Baseball Embroiled in Explosive Legal War Over TV Deals (Exclusive)

    12:33 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Over MLB Commissioner Bud Selig's stern warning, the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles hurl accusations at each other and have stepped into open court spilling secrets. READ MORE

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  13. David Duchovny's Russian Beer Commercial Goes Viral (Video)

    10:46 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The commercial, featuring the slogan "You [Russians] have something to be proud of," attracted over 1.7 million views in the first 4 days. READ MORE

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  14. Austria Production Companies Demand Internet Providers Block Piracy Sites

    9:03 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    Austrian Internet providers have been given until the end of the week to block access to popular file-sharing sites, including The Pirate Bay and Movie4K. READ MORE

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