Bloomberg Chooses Blackbird For Digital News Production

Cloud video platform provider Blackbird has signed a multi-year deal with Bloomberg Media for fast turnaround news editing and social publishing. Bloomberg Media will use Blackbird for simple, fast, collaborative video editing and publishing from the cloud. The Blackbird platform provides users with the ability to edit and enrich clips, craft packages and longer form […]

Trump Campaign Won’t Allow Bloomberg Reporters At Events

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s campaign says it will no longer give passes to Bloomberg News reporters to cover its rallies and other campaign events. Campaign spokesman Brad Parscale said Monday that Bloomberg, in the wake of founder Michael Bloomberg’s own Democratic presidential bid, has “formalized preferential reporting policies.” Bloomberg’s Editor-in-Chief John Micklethwait says […]

How Bloomberg TV Will Cover The Boss

Network staffers have also been told that, when in doubt about whether a disclaimer is needed, they should use it, a company source said.

Bloomberg Launching Original Longform Programming For New OTT Service

Charlie Rose Faces New Harassment Allegations

Gina Riggi, a longtime makeup artist says Rose used his Bloomberg TV studio as “a sexual hunting ground.”

Bloomberg’s New Streamer Is TicToc

Twitter, Bloomberg Starting 24/7 News Stream

Twitter has found its first partner for its push into round-the-clock streaming television: Bloomberg. The social-media company is joining forces with the global financial news outlet to create a service that will stream news produced solely for Twitter 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Twitter To Live Stream Presidential Debates

There’s hardly a platform on which Americans won’t be able to see Hillary Clinton squaring off against Donald Trump in the three presidential debates. Twitter is now in the game via a deal with Bloomberg to live stream its coverage, and the form will be the same as its streaming of NFL games.

Twitter To Stream Bloomberg TV Shows

Twitter is expanding its livestream offerings by partnering with Bloomberg to air four of its TV shows on the social sharing site and applications. The media company will soon livestream Bloomberg West, What’d You Miss?, With All Due Respect and the network’s markets coverage on Twitter.

Is Bloomberg Preparing To Exit His Company?

Michael Bloomberg is expected to decide within the next two weeks whether he will mount a third-party bid for the White House that could further upend a historically wild race. Bloomberg, 74, is also mulling a new leadership structure at the company that would allow him to eventually step aside. Those moves — including potentially setting up a succession plan at the top of the company, similar to what Bloomberg did when he stepped aside to run for mayor in 2001 — could be announced within weeks.

Showtime Starting Weekly Series On Campaign

NEW YORK (AP) — Showtime says it will launch a weekly documentary series next month on the 2016 presidential campaign, calling it “The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth.” Showtime is making it together with Bloomberg Politics, and it will be hosted by that company’s Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, along with campaign […]

Bloomberg Exec. Editor Kevin Reynolds Leaves

Bloomberg Fires Digital Editor Joshua Topolsky

Bloomberg’s Hands-On Return To Media

When Michael Bloomberg left the New York City mayor’s office, he dove back into his media companies with aplomb, instituting changes from top management to tiny details. To his journalists, Ravi Somaiya reports, “he feels like a weather system … high up, uncontrollable and all-powerful.” A look at a Bloomberg’s micromanaging return as a man newly fascinated with the media’s power and equally concerned with stemming his media companies’ losses.

Bloomberg Names Economist Editor To Top Post

Bloomberg Online TV Success Planted In 2011

Long before Fox, CBS, or HBO debuted options for on-demand streaming video, business news-oriented cable channel Bloomberg was already available online and on many connected devices. This, of course, is significant because the television industry finally seems ready to accept that TV viewing is moving online. Bloomberg TV started way back in 2011, and it’s seeing a lot of success as a result of not waiting around.

Michael Bloomberg Back To Lead Media Co.

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is returning to lead Bloomberg LP, the media empire he founded and in which he remains majority shareholder. The company said that Daniel Doctoroff will step aside as president and CEO of the company at the end of this year.

 

Bloomberg Names Claudia Milne Head Of U.S. TV

FCC Backs Bloomberg In Comcast Ch. Fight

The FCC has upheld a decision it made last year ordering Comcast to put Bloomberg TV — a financial news outlet — within the same neighborhood containing other news and business journalism outlets, including CNBC, which is owned by the cable giant. Bloomberg had complained to the FCC that Comcast was favoring its own channels at the expense of Bloomberg.

Bloomberg Producing 200 Video Clips Daily

Bloomberg News is using video clips from its shows, as well as Web-only videos to produce some 200 clips per day, signaling a new “digital first” approach, according to Chris Berend, executive producer and head of digital video at the news organization.

Bloomberg Wins FCC Comcast Complaint

The FCC on Wednesday ordered Comcast to move Bloomberg TV next to other news channels, such as Comcast-owned MSNBC and CNBC, on its cable system news lineups.

Bloomberg, Comcast Battle Over Ch. Position

Bloomberg says Comcast should include its business news channel in a cable news “neighborhood” on the dial, alongside CNBC and MSNBC.

Bloomberg Selects Invision’s Dealmaker System

Invision Inc., a provider of cross-platform advertising solutions to the media industry, today announced that Bloomberg Media Group has chosen Invision’s DealMaker Crossroad (DMC) platform to manage the company’s growing advertising sales and commercial operations across its domestic and international television and radio properties. Invision develops and provides integrated advertising planning and sales solutions. “Invision […]

Dan Doctoroff Upped To CEO Of Bloomberg LP

Bloomberg Challenges Comcast’s Ch. Lineup

Bloomberg LP, unhappy with the placement of its financial news channel in Comcast Corp’s cable television lineup, filed a complaint with the FCC on Monday, accusing the cable operator of violating a condition of its merger with NBC Universal.

Bloomberg And Comcast Fighting Again

The business news giant is accusing Comcast of reneging on a promise it made to the FCC as part of the government agency’s approval of its deal to acquire control of General Electric Co.’s NBCUniversal. At issue is where the Bloomberg Television channel is placed on Comcast cable systems.

Bloomberg L.P. Creates Media Group

COMCAST-NBCU MERGER

Bloomberg Wins In Comcast-NBC Conditions

Embedded in the rules that the government is imposing on Comcast’s acquisition of NBC Universal is one that specifically benefits Bloomberg LP, the financial news giant that owns Bloomberg Television.

WINTER PRESS TOUR

ABC News Open To Bloomberg Partnership

Ben Sherwood, the new president of ABC News,  said Monday that the door remains open to some form of future partnership with the cable news outlet, Bloomberg News.