Tag: CNN

HBO, Adult Swim Shows Might Show Up On Streaming First Before TV

Disney+’s launch this November will no doubt shake up the streaming industry. But WarnerMedia has plans to convince users to pay for a subscription to its own service.

Internet May 14, 2019

CNN Kills Snapchat Show 'The Update' 4 Months After Launch

CNN has decided to terminate its daily Snapchat show, 'The Update,' only four months after its launch.

Apps/Software December 24, 2017

Trump vs Media: New York Times, CNN And More Blocked From White House Briefing

Some media outlets were unable to attend a White House press briefing on Friday, marking a new strain on the Trump administration’s relationship with the media.

Life & Style February 25, 2017

CNN's 'Steve Jobs: The Man In The Machine' Movie Airing On Jan. 3: 'Bold. Brutal. Brilliant.'

Steve Jobs was undoubtedly a game changer, an iconic leader and a great visionary, but he also had his flaws. CNN's new 'The Man In the Machine' movie aims to give an accurate glimpse into the late Apple CEO, revealing his '5 faces' on Sunday, Jan. 3.

Movies/TV Shows January 2, 2016

CNN Launches Great Big Story Video Service To Let Millennials Know It's Hip And Cool

CNN has launched its new web video brand billed Great Big Story. This is a new millennial-focused brand centered on feel-good video content that can be shared over social networking sites, initially on Facebook.

Internet October 21, 2015

CNN's Experiment With Virtual Reality Doesn't Go Well During Democratic Presidential Debate

Report says virtual-reality audiences could barely recognize the five candidates during the real-time streaming event.

October 14, 2015

Viewers Can Get A Front Row Seat For The Democratic Debate Via Virtual Reality

CNN is teaming up with virtual reality entertainment developer NextVR to bring a livestreamed VR Democratic presidential debate into the homes of millions of Americans.

September 25, 2015

Twitter Reportedly In Talks To Acquire Flipboard And The Big Question Is Why

How does Twitter plan on exploiting Flipboard to increase user engagement, boost its user base and keep its investors happy?

Deals May 26, 2015

CNN Made A Political Parody Of 'Too Many Cooks' And It Is Almost As Bizarre As The Original

The 2016 presidential election is quickly approaching. Get into the spirit and know who the major players are going to be by watching this weirdly hilarious CNN parody of 'Too Many Cooks.'

Movies/TV Shows March 20, 2015

Kevin Spacey Is Producing A New Docu-Series On Presidential Campaigns

Kevin Spacey is teaming up with CNN for a six-part documentary series. The docu-series will set out to reveal the seedy underbelly of presidential campaigns.

Movies/TV Shows March 9, 2015

Sony Pictures Hackers Threatening CNN? FBI Thinks So. David Garrett, Jr. Doesn't

The FBI released a bulletin that cited threat being made against CNN by the group that hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment. However, contributor David Garrett Jr. thinks otherwise.

Business January 1, 2015

Dish Network Drops Fox News, Fox Business as New Distribution Talks Break Down

For the third time in months, Dish Network finds itself in a bind as another two channels go on a blackout due to contractual conflicts.

Business December 23, 2014

How Elders Respond To Adult Swim's 'Too Many Cooks' Video Is Awesome

Elders once again react to a viral video and this time The Fine Bros. have them enjoy everyone's favorite '80s theme song parody, 'Too Many Cooks.'

Internet Culture December 6, 2014

Watch Anderson Cooper's Office Staff Prank Him On Camera

Anderson Cooper got punk'd hard on 'AC360' by his own staff. It seems they don't like a scented candle Cooper put in his office recently, so they changed his on-air script and nailed him to the wall.

Movies/TV Shows November 12, 2014

CNN Election Night anchors use Microsoft Surface tablets as iPad kickstands while on the air

Embarrassing: Instead of using the new Microsoft Surface tablets while on the air, the Election Night hosts of CNN were using them to hide iPads!

Geek November 5, 2014

Voter tells Obama not to touch his girlfriend, Obama does it anyway

It's probably not the best idea to command the Commander-In-Chief, especially with so many television cameras around. But this one dude in Chicago ain't got no time to respect the Prez.

Internet Culture October 21, 2014

9 absurd Ebola headlines that prove the media has gone over the edge

Turn on the news, pick up a newspaper, go to a website: Ebola is all you hear about. Here are 9 crazy-but-real headlines that show how insane the media has gone over Ebola.

Internet Culture October 20, 2014

Is cable news failing Ferguson?

A new study reveals that cable news networks are falling behind in the coverage of the Ferguson events and Twitter is filling in the gap.

Internet Culture August 22, 2014

Uber, Lyft not playing nice in the ride-share market

Ride-sharing app companies Uber and Lyft are battling publicly over predatory claims against each other. It highlights the growing power of the ride-sharing app market.

Apps/Software August 13, 2014

Jon Stewart wants to buy CNN via mock Kickstarter campaign

Though you can't actually donate to the cause, the rewards for backing Jon Stewart's "Let's Buy CNN" Kickstarter campaign are more than worth paying for.

Movies/TV Shows July 24, 2014

Jon Stewart is NOT launching a real Kickstarter effort to buy CNN

As Rupert Murdoch's appetite for Time Warner gets attention, Daily Show pundit Jon Stewart decides to offer help. He jokingly starts a fake Kickstarter crowdsourcing campaign to buy CNN.

Arts & Culture July 23, 2014

NASA screams 'fake' to viral CNN report that giant asteroid will collide with Earth

The Earth is safe from a non-existent asteroid, despite a report carried on CNN.

Space May 29, 2014

Google Glass users can use wearable for CNN iReport. Just don't get mugged.

Citizen journalism goes wearable. Now Google Glass Explorers can send breaking news to CNN through iReport for Glass.

Wearable Tech May 11, 2014

Scare tactics? Bully? No, climate change is serious: Bill Nye 'The Science Guy' tackles CNN

Bill Nye the Science Guy debates on global warming, and here's what happened.

May 11, 2014

Climate change reports of CNN, Fox News may mislead public: Report

A new study reveals surprising facts about how the top American news agencies report on climate change. CNN and Fox news are both guilty of inaccurate reporting about climate issues.

Earth/Environment April 8, 2014

Volte-face: Dr. Sanjay Gupta joins list of medical marijuana supporters

It has been eight months since CNN's chief medical correspondent changed his mind on marijuana but his support for medical pot has not waned since. He even said he is "doubling down" on the medical weed.

Life March 8, 2014

Another one bites the dust - Flipboard buys Zite from CNN

Flipboard bought its rival and fellow news reader Zite from CNN on Wednesday. The purchase eliminates one Flipboard rival and simultaneously delivers a whole bunch of new users to the popular app.

Apps/Software March 6, 2014

Twitter revolutionizes news with CNN partnership

Twitter announced a news partnership with CNN and Dataminr, which will make it easier for journalists to recognize breaking news on Twitter.

Business Tech January 30, 2014

CNN says Syrian Electronic Army hacked its social media accounts

Several of CNN's social media accounts were compromised in a cyber attack by the SEA.

Society January 24, 2014

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