Telefonica bids to create Brazil's top operator Spain's telecommunications company Telefonica says it has made a 6.7 billion-euro ($9 billion) offer to buy Brazilian operator Global Village Telecom, or GVT, from French media conglomerate Vivendi. 08/5/2014 - 5:36 am | View Link
Apple Completes $3 Billion Beats Deal, Vivendi Universal Nets $404 Million For 13% Stake This morning Beats also transferred its online sales operation to Apple. Redundancies there and elsewhere at Beats has reportedly led to 200 Beats staffers being warned that their new jobs at Apple may be temporary. 08/1/2014 - 5:31 am | View Link
Vivendi to take weekend to study dueling SFR bids Numericable's last public offer would have given Vivendi 11.75 billion euros and a 32 percent stake in the new company. But sources close to the ... family-owned construction-to-media group, wants to buy SFR to save Bouygues Telecom, France's third-biggest ... 04/5/2014 - 1:16 pm | View Link
Vivendi staffers buy into the company PARIS — Nearly 10,000 employees have participated in media conglom Vivendi’s annual capital increase, buying a record 12.3 million new shares for €126.9 million ($155.6 million), nearly 1% of the company’s total capital. Employees now own close to ... 07/16/2012 - 8:07 am | View Link
Vivendi staffers buy into the company: Move seen as vote of confidence PARIS -- Nearly 10,000 employees have participated in media conglom Vivendi's annual capital increase, buying a record 12.3 million new shares for E126.9 million ($155.6 million), nearly 1% of the company's total capital. Employees now own close to a 3.4% ... 07/15/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Vivendi Committed to UMG's EMI Purchase, Selling Activision (Report) Whatever the politics within Vivendi that led to the departure of CEO Jean-Bernard Lévy, the company's senior management team still ... Grainge told his staffers that he updated Fourtou on the "innovative plans we have for UMG and EMI," which he wrote ... 07/2/2012 - 7:58 am | View Link
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Vivendi on the Forbes Global 2000 List Profile. Vivendi SA provides media and telecommunication services. The company operates through six business segments: Activision Blizzard, Universal Music Group, SFR ... 10/21/2014 - 4:07 am | View Website
Who Rules America? This documentary report names the men who control America's news and entertainment media and, through these, public opinion and the political process. 10/20/2014 - 1:19 pm | View Website
Mediagazer Mathew Ingram / @mathewi: Kaiser does a good job of laying out the state of media, but no real solutions except maybe Google could buy the NYT: http://www.brookings ... 10/20/2014 - 10:13 am | View Website
Buying Advice Fairway Woods traditionally start at 2 and can sometimes go all the way to 15. Modern golfers need modern golf clubs, and the 3 and 5 are used far more... 10/20/2014 - 8:54 am | View Website
Somehow, Salon is representing Hachette as the defenders of art and freedom. Hugh Howey is both an incredible author, a great voice representing independent publishing, and a very good friend. This silly Amazon vs Hachette fight is nothing more than Hachette trying to dictate price to a shop owner.
Marvel released their full solicitations for January 2015 today. Several major titles are launching that month, not least of which being Jason Aaron and John Cassaday's Star Wars and the new volume of Uncanny Avengers. Unfortunately, several ongoing books are ending as well, including She-Hulk and All-New X-Factor.
The Voxel Agents today announced that its much-loved train-based action-puzzle series Train Conductor will be returning in a third instalment in 2015.
The game will take players to Europe; around the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, into London's Tube system and along Venician canals. It will build upon the easy-to-pick-up, difficult-to-master gameplay of the first two titles, where players guide a series of trains safely to their destination by juggling their speeds and switching the tracks.
Halo 3 has been, perhaps, the part of Halo: The Master Chief Collection that fans have been most curious about, because it's not as shiny-new as Halo 4 (look for 1080p/60fps footage of that later this week), and it's not getting the Anniversary treatment that Halo 1 and Halo 2 are.
The 100 returns Wednesday night on the CW with a ton of intriguing plotlines to deal with from where we left off in the extremely eventful Season 1 finale. One of the biggest questions is what exactly the story is behind Mount Weather - and who the so-called "Mountain Men" are.
The 100 Cast Talk Season 2
The season finale revealed that what was inside Mount Weather was quite unexpected, as Clarke (Eliza Taylor) found herself captured by heavily armed soldiers and locked inside a stark white and technologically equipped room.