DoJ to block Google from sharing personal information of journalists

The DoJ on Monday announced it will block the sharing of personal information about reporters, media outlets and editors.The move follows a court order in March that required Google to disclose the identity of journalists, the media outlet and editors who work with them in order to avoid being targeted by hackers. As a result, reporters, editors and reporters at local and national outlets will...

What you need to know about the Molina IPO

By ESPN's Mike Fiammetta The shares of Molina Media Holdings, a private company that specializes in the creation of premium television and movie content, have soared more than 10% in a week and have climbed more than 300% in the past 24 hours.The company has raised a record $1.7 billion in financing to bring in more than $2 billion in revenue for the year.The new financing comes amid heightened...

How to Buy, Sell and Play With the New Google Play Music Premium Now: The Big Picture

The latest version of Google Play music, which is free to use, has been redesigned to provide more control and functionality.This new version of Play Music, which also comes with Google Now, also lets you choose to access more features, such as listening to podcasts or viewing a TV show on the web.You can also listen to podcasts on Google Play for free, but there's a catch: You need to buy the...

How to get your new iPhone 6s or 6s Plus without spending a ton of money: My guide

Recode's Peter Kafka explains how to get an iPhone 6S or 6S Plus without a ton, if any, in your pocket."The big takeaway for me is, I'm not going to go into the technicalities of this, because it's so important," he says.I just buy new phones." "And that's what I've been doing for the last two years.I just buy new phones."Here are my advice on how to make sure you don't overpay.If you don, it'll...

Grace Media Group buys MediaMall in a $US2.5 billion deal

A group of online retailers is set to buy media giant MediaMare, a move that could boost its ambitions to become the dominant player in online retail.Grace MediaGroup, which is based in the US, announced on Monday that it had entered into a definitive acquisition agreement with MediaMampaign Holdings Pty Ltd, a Singapore company.The transaction, which was first reported by The Straits Times, is...

Global media marketplace faces challenges as the US grapples with cyber threats

Businesses in the digital media marketplace face a host of challenges as a result of the fallout from the US government's cyber-attacks on the world's largest news organization, including issues of security and privacy, the publication of classified documents, and more.A report released Wednesday by the Digital Media and Innovation Partnership (DMIP) of the Center for Strategic and International...

How to use Google Translate to find information on the CBC website

The Canadian Press is reporting that Google Translator is getting a redesign.The website is set to go live on March 31.The news comes from an article from the site's developer, Kary O'Sullivan, who has worked on the program for several years.Google Translations is the company that uses Google's Translate app to translate content into other languages.It is a service Google has made available to...