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An Amazon Echo Show smart speaker and screen. Photographer: Andrew Burton/Bloomberg

Apple, Amazon, Google and a host of other tech companies have agreed to work together on an open standard for smart home devices, an alliance designed(...)

Apple’s first iPhone at the launch in 2007: “Sixteen years ago, this would have been difficult to imagine, given that China was much poorer and the iPhone and phone apps had not been invented”

One Financial Times article that caught my eye this week concerned the success of Meituan Dianping, whose “Everything app” enables Chinese consumers t(...)

Sky said the Elstree space would  play host to major film productions from other Comcast units like Universal Pictures, Focus Features and Working Title. Photograph: iStock

Comcast’s Sky plans to build a major new studio in the UK, as the global streaming war forces media companies to secure more space for upcoming produc(...)

Jennifer Aniston and Steve Carell in a scene from The Morning Show on the Apple TV Plus streaming service. Photograph: Hilary B. Gayle/Apple TV Plus via AP

The reviews came in swift and harsh. “Dull, dreary and dubiously written,” declared USA Today. A “disappointing creation”, said Entertainment Weekly. (...)

Joan (Christina Hendricks), Peggy (Elisabeth Moss) and Faye (Cara Buono) contemplate life without Mad Men on Netflix. Photograph: AMC

It’s tough to imagine, but there are, according to reports, some television viewers out there who have yet to enjoy the pleasure of Mad Men. The 1960s(...)

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld  in New York City. File photograph:  Marc Stamas/Getty Images

Netflix Inc has landed the global streaming rights for classic TV sitcom Seinfeld, the company said on Monday, bolstering its digital catalogue as it (...)

Sumner Redstone’s daughter, Shari: her   influence over the companies has waxed and waned in tune with her relationship with her ageing father. Photograph: Ryan Stone/The New York Times
The business of family feuds
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  • August 30, 2019, 05:44

“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Tolstoy’s opening lines to Anna Karenina apply equally to family busine(...)

Deirdre O’Kane, pictured at a Sky event in Dublin’s Westbury Hotel in February 2019, will front a new stand-up comedy series on Sky One. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

Sky One has commissioned Irish production company Kite Entertainment to make a stand-up comedy show fronted by Deirdre O’Kane. The five-part series w(...)

Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston will star in The Morning Show, one of the big-budget productions on TV+

Apple has committed more than $6 billion (€5.4 billion) for original shows and movies ahead of the launch of its new video streaming service, TV+, a b(...)

A woman exits the Viacom headquarters in New York. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/File Photo/Reuters

CBS and Viacom have reached an agreement in principle, sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, reuniting media mogul Sumner Redstone’s US en(...)

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