NBC Universal Inc

Type: Company
Name: NBC Universal Inc
Nationality: United States
Web Address: http://www.nbcuni.com/
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Social media sizzles as 'Sharknado 2' audience grows

Whimsical TV disaster movie "Sharknado 2" reeled in 3.9 million viewers, the Syfy specialty channel said Thursday, one day after the sequel's broadcast.The followup to last year's instant cult classic about a freak weather system that rains a torrent ... [Published News.net - 5 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Brands Jump the Sharknado With a Whirlwind of Fishy Pun Tweets

Don't act surprised. You knew it was coming, and the brands knew it was coming.The bad-on-purpose Sharknado 2: The Second One premiered last night on Syfy, and people watched it. Everyone did what they were supposed to do, which was to go on twitter and ... [Published Adweek Online - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

'Outversions': New corporate tax trick

Shares of Windstream Holdings surged more than 12 percent Monday when the Little Rock, Ark.-based telecom company said it was going to spin out some of its fiber and copper cable and other real-estate assets into a real-estate investment trust, or REIT. ... [Published CNBC - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Tablet sales 'crashing': Best Buy CEO

Why would people not just use your store as a showroom and then buy the products on Amazon?Two simple reasons. One is our prices are competitive, and we match others' prices. So, once you are in the store, you have no reason to leave.If I go into my Amazon ... [Published CNBC - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Billy Bob Thornton's Dream Jobs: Game of Thrones and...Saved by the Bell!

Paul Drinkwater/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via , Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic, HBOBilly Bob Thornton is looking for another television project.While the actor is up for an Emmy for his work in Fargo , he won't be returning for the second season."It was such a thrill ... [Published EOnline.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

State approves contract with Florida company to provide food services at New York State Fair

It's official: Ovations Food Services, a Tampa, Florida-based company, will take over catering and food services at the New York State Fair.State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli's office has approved the contract between the fair and Ovations, according to acting ... [Published Auburn Citizen - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

George Zimmerman seen in truck outside Central Florida gun store | Video

The owner of a Pomano Pat's gun and motorcycle store in DeLand said he is getting death threats after it was reported that he hired Zimmerman to do security work.A DeLand police officer saw a dark truck parked behind a gun store that had recently been ... [Published South Florida Sun-Sentinel - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Telemundo Will Produce a Spanish-Language American Music Awards in 2015 (Exclusive)

A version of this story first appeared in the Aug. 8 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.Telemundo is leaning on new live events, a major investment in sports, a new generation of faster-paced telenovelas, high-concept reality shows and an increase ... [Published Hollywood Reporter - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

WalmartLabs "Acqhires" social shopping app

CNBC's parent NBC Universal is an investor in Re/code's parent Revere Digital, and the companies have a content-sharing arrangement. ... [Published CNBC - Jul 29 2014]
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First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

NBC, Now Owned By Comcast, Once Told FCC It Should Break Net Neutrality To Force ISPs To Be Copyright Cops

As you surely know by now, NBC Universal is owned by Comcast. And Comcast is one of the major players in today's fight over net neutrality. Comcast, of course, likes to pretend it supports net neutrality, even as it actually supports killing it. It ... [Published Techdirt - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Saskia Wirth joins Sony Pictures Television

NBC Universal’s Saskia Wirth has joined Sony Pictures Television as director of communications (EMEA).Saskia will be based in London and will oversee comms for Sony Pictures Television, covering its TV production, distribution and channel businesses across ... [Published GorkanaPR - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

George Zimmerman tries to revive NBC libel lawsuit

SANFORD, Fla., July 25 (UPI) -- George Zimmerman , the Florida man who shot to death 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in 2012, appealed the ruling on a lawsuit he filed against NBC Universal for libel.Zimmerman sued NBC, accusing the media giant of editing ... [Published UPI - Jul 25 2014]

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"'Sharknado 2' is the most social movie on TV ever, and was more social than any episode of 'Game of Thrones,' 'The Bachelorette' or 'Survivor'" it added in a statement
Proof that I'm still eating fresh #JaredLives #PrintIsntDeadEither #Sharknado2 " pic.twitter.com/eLH21kJS0n"
...Universal Kingdom Print commented, "…a self-improvement and self-help book… is ‘The Start Guide’ to unleashing your potential, crumbling the boundaries around you, and achieving revolutionary success at any age or status of life."
...a safe, productive place for them to spend out-of-school time is a vital, yet overlooked, factor," said Jim Clark, President and CEO for BGCA. "As the nation prepares to go back to school, we want to ensure that after school is part of the discussion because School + Out-of-School = Great Futures. We're launching the Great Futures Campaign to galvanize the nation in support of out-of-school time programs to change the future for our kids and our country."

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Above: Kevin Chou, CEO of Kabam, at ChinaJoy Image Credit: Dean Takahashi Disclosure: The organizers of ChinaJoy paid my way to Shanghai. Our coverage remains objective. SHANGHAI — Alibaba’s $120 million investment in mobile game publisher Kabam ...
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Sharknado 2: The Best and Worst Moments [Published TIME.com - 23 hours ago]
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Judah Friedlander: 'Sharknado 2' Is 'Most Impor... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 30 2014]
When the first Sharknado film aired last summer on Syfy, it wound up in the eye of Twitterstorm. Folks who don't normally come together on anything, let alone a popcorn action thriller about a shark-laden tornado decimating L.A., sang its ... praises. ...
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