Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets
Disney has closed its $71 billion (xxx closing amount) acquisition of Fox's entertainment business in a move set to shake up the media landscape.
Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news
Facebook says that a service it established last year to provide users with local news has been hindered by cutbacks in the news industry.
Goodbye console? Google launches game-streaming platform
Google says it will launch a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.
Egads, Batman! Dubious interns cited in White House report
This year's Economic Report of the President credits an unusual group of interns that includes the alter egos of Batman, Spider-Man and Captain America.
Colbert postpones visit to New Zealand after attack
Talk show host Stephen Colbert postpones what he had said was to be a surprise visit to New Zealand this week following the terrorist attack there.