| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
MIAMI — On the set of Univision's live morning show, the hosts don goofy wigs to sing and perform outlandish skits, while a Chihuahua named Honey Berry scampers underfoot.
"She almost got stepped on this morning," a Univision executive said as the...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:27 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter is making it easier for advertisers to show ads to users who are already their customers.
Twitter plans to allow advertisers to target their existing customers by anonymously matching email addresses or using "cookies," small...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:34 PM
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CBS Corp. Chief Executive Leslie Moonves sold 450,000 shares of CBS stock this week for about $22 million, according to a regulatory filing.
The television titan, whose compensation package last...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Later this summer, following years of legal skirmishing and politicking, the Los Angeles City Council is expected to vote on whether to lift its decade-old ban on private-property murals.
Some questions surrounding the proposed ordinance have been...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Fresh paint on the cement wall of an industrial warehouse space across from Handsome Coffee Roasters reveals two sides of Los Angeles' downtown Arts District. Graffiti tags cover one half of the wall; the other has just been coated with glossy red paint...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The wails of an infant haunt much of the 13-minute YouTube clip.
On the Internet's dominant video site, recordings of laughing babies, talking twin babies, roller-skating babies long have made for amusing, sure-fire click bait. This case of a crying...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:30 AM
U.S. advertising spending during the first quarter of 2013 was flat compared to the year-earlier period, reflecting television network ratings woes and caution amid mixed signals on the economy.
Marketers during the January-March period spent $30.2...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:09 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- When it comes to online advertising, Google long ago established itself as the Internet equivalent of Boston Celtics superstar Bill Russell.
Now it's looking to extend that championship dynasty to mobile devices. And a report released...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Love Usher and Nicki Minaj? That probably means you prefer Pixar films to other kids' movies, according to a new study by Echo Nest.
The Somerville, Mass.-based music data mining company thinks it can predict your movie tastes based on the music you...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
News Corp. has moved closer to its historic breakup that is expected to test whether investors share Chairman Rupert Murdoch's confidence that there is a solid future for newspapers.
On Tuesday, shareholders approved measures that will allow Murdoch's...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:17 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Gokul Rajaram, who oversaw the development of products for Facebook's advertising business, has been hired away by Square.
The defection comes as Facebook is under pressure to prove the effectiveness of advertising on the giant social...