Discovery Buys Scripps Networks Discovery Communications announced last week that it bought Scripps Networks Interactive in a .6 billion deal, DCist reported.
Scripps includes HGTV, the Food Network, the Travel Channel and others.
Smithsonian Thinks We’d Rather Eat Than Watch The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History is planning to get rid of its Imax theater to put in an expanded cafeteria.
Jonathan Barker, a filmmaker who makes movies for the theater, has organized a “Save Our IMAX” campaign, according to DCist.
Every day with new ideas, true numbers, and smart practices, we at Emerson Collective do our part to advance these solutions.Laurene Powell Jobs, the widow of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, is to become one of the few women with an ownership stake in America’s “Big Four” professional leagues when she buys a stake in the company that owns the National Basketball Association’s Washington Wizards team.The billionaire investor and philanthropist is buying a 20 per cent stake in Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which also controls the National Hockey League’s Washington Capitals team as well as the Capital One Arena in Washington DC.Ms Powell Jobs, 53, who is thought to be investing hundreds of millions of dollars, will have the second largest stake in the company behind Ted Leonsis, a businessman.A spokesperson for Monumental said that Ms Powell Jobs wanted to use her ownership…