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Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox bids $14 billion for UK's Sky

Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox bids $14 billion for UK's Sky

 Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc has struck a preliminary deal to buy the 61 percent of British pay-TV firm Sky Plc it does not already own for around $14 billion, five years after a political scandal wrecked a previous bid.

James Murdoch returns as Sky boss four years after fall

James Murdoch returns as Sky boss four years after fall

Global media magnate Rupert Murdoch's son James will return as chairman of British broadcaster Sky, the company said Friday, nearly four years after he was forced to leave over a phone hacking scandal.

 

EU to allow travellers to take Netflix abroad

While Netflix is already available in many European countries, content is tailored to local tastes

Do you know how much does a cloud weigh?

Do you know how much does a cloud weigh?

Clouds may look so light and fluffy, but the fact is that they are actually quite heavy.

Eight more galactic neighbours found hovering near our Milky Way

Eight more galactic neighbours found hovering near our Milky Way

A survey has found more celestial neighbours hovering near our Milky Way, suggesting that our sky is more crowded than we thought

UK regulator raps James Murdoch, but Sky is fine?

Media baron Rupert Murdoch's television company in the UK on Thursday got a clean chit from regulator Ofcom following an investigation sparked by the phone-hacking controversy, but it criticised former Sky chairman, James Murdoch for his role in the scandal.

A spy in the sky to track vehicular movement

Vehicle tracking may soon cease
to be a tough task as an American defence research agency is
developing a radar system which will monitor vehicular
movement across a city using a few uncrewed aircraft.