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  1. 'American Idol': Sam Woolf Is 'So Grateful' for Twitter

    11:00 am PDT 04/17/2014
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    Fellow finalist Alex Preston adds that competing in the age of social media is "a lot better" than seasons past. READ MORE

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  2. The Next Buzzfeeds? 5 Hot New Websites

    7:00 am PDT 04/17/2014
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    Now that everybody knows the 25 most awkward cat-sleeping positions, make room for one of these sites, including a journalism startup founded eBay's Pierre Omidyar and a fashion and style site that actually makes money from fashion and style. READ MORE

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  3. How D.C. Is Giving the New York Media Industry a Run for Its Money

    6:30 am PDT 04/17/2014
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    Politico, Atlantic Media and Ezra Klein's new site are drawing buzz (and mega-clicks). READ MORE

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  4. Sony Sells Stake in Video Game Maker for $150 Million

    7:05 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    The sale of its share in Square Enix is part of Sony's financial restructuring as it struggles to get its accounts back into the black. READ MORE

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  5. Anna Wintour, Bill O'Reilly, Alec Baldwin Celebrate THR's Most Powerful People in NY Media (Photos)

    5:10 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    John Oliver, Les Moonves, Martha Stewart, Arianna Huffington and Megyn Kelly mingle inside the Four Seasons in New York to toast the power players honored by The Hollywood Reporter. READ MORE

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  6. Justice Alito Rejoins Aereo Supreme Court Case

    3:42 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    All nine Supreme Court justices will hear oral argument Tuesday in the closely watched case. READ MORE

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  7. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's Earnings Drop 32 Percent to $24.9 Million in 2013

    2:58 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    The exec's drop in compensation was primarily due to stock awards, which went from $35 million in 2012, her first year on the job, to 48.3 million in 2013. READ MORE

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  8. Google Stock Falls on Weak Earnings

    1:49 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    The leader in online search earned $6.27 per share in the first quarter, about 13 cents less than analysts had predicted. READ MORE

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  9. Jerry Bruckheimer Reveals Netflix Talks, 'Beverly Hills Cop' Reboot Details (Video)

    1:33 pm PDT 04/16/2014
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    The veteran producer also praises Paramount financial partner David Ellison and talks about upcoming movies, including the fifth "Pirates of the Caribbean." READ MORE

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  10. Next-Gen Startup Stage TEN Jumps on Virtual TV Train

    11:16 am PDT 04/16/2014
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    The Toronto-based startup becomes the first Canadian digital player to list on AngelList, the U.S. social network for tech investors. READ MORE

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  11. Political Junkies The Young Turks Nab $4 Million

    7:00 am PDT 04/16/2014
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    Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer led the round of seed funding through his investment firm Roemer Robinson Melville & Co. READ MORE

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  12. Relativity's Maker Studios Play: Real or Strategic?

    5:00 am PDT 04/16/2014
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    A sources tells THR that Ryan Kavanaugh's studio offered as much as $1 billion, including performance incentives, and later increased its bid. But it is a stun to showcase is interest in the online video space? READ MORE

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  13. Yahoo Shares Rise 7 Percent on Big Alibaba Growth

    3:15 pm PDT 04/15/2014
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    CEO Marissa Mayer also touted the company's original video strategy and a massive hiring push for engineers. READ MORE

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  14. Syfy's 'Defiance' Heads to Amazon

    11:35 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    The first season of the dystopian alien drama is available ahead of its June 19 season two premiere. READ MORE

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  15. NBCUniversal Makes Digital Programming Push

    10:55 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    The first projects launching on NBC.com are "Saturday Night Line" and "Heroes" prequel "Heroes Reborn: Digital Series." READ MORE

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  16. Aereo to Face Uphill Battle in Supreme Court, Experts Say (Analysis)

    9:00 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    With broadcasters on one side and the cloud computing business on the other, the stakes are high – and the case could go either way. READ MORE

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  17. AOL Adds Video Portal to Homepage

    5:00 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    The Tim Armstrong-led tech firm will feature programmed content from partners such as ESPN and HSN. READ MORE

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  18. Maker Studios: Disney Deal Already Approved

    1:52 pm PDT 04/14/2014
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    The digital media studio also prevails over a motion for a restraining order over the Disney sale. READ MORE

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  19. What Could NHK's 8K Format Mean for Narrative Storytelling? (Analysis)

    1:36 pm PDT 04/14/2014
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    A new short, titled "Move," was shot with a prototype 8K "cube" camera that weighs just four and a half pounds. READ MORE

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  20. Tribeca Film Festival Announces Winners of Music Video Challenge

    11:56 am PDT 04/14/2014
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    More than 125 clips were submitted to accompany songs by Damon Albarn, Ellie Goulding and Aloe Blacc. READ MORE

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