Yahoo has hired veteran TV journalist Katie Couric to anchor the company's online news efforts.
Including more Internet companies in the GSMA membership would get the carriers out of an insular mindset that treats over-the-top players as enemies. On the flipside, social networking and media distribution companies would benefit from having a seat at the table with wireless carriers.
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Yahoo has introduced Yahoo Screen, a site and app hub for all its media content, and added some original content to it. Beyond the original content, the app and site include licensed content like "Saturday Night Live" clips and clips from Conde Nast, ABC News, Comedy Central, The Onion and others.
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Competition from online video providers is forcing cable operators to speed up their video product development capabilities.
The auction for Hulu is said to have attracted at least three bids in excess of $1 billion, according to a report in Reuters. The new, higher bids could finally lead to a sale of part or all of the site, which has teetered on the verge of a major liquidity event such as a sale or initial public offering for years.
An auction for Hulu has yielded offers from a variety of bidders including DirecTV, Time Warner Cable, the Chernin Group, KKR & Co. and Yahoo as well as a joint bid from Silver Lake Management and William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, according to reports in Bloomberg, Reuters and the Wall Street Journal.
Add Yahoo to the list of potential Hulu suitors. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer met recently with Hulu to discuss a possible acquisition of the online video site, the Wall Street Journal 's AllThingsD reported this week.
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