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RSNs Push MLB For Local Streaming Rights As Concerns Grow About Mobile Viewers03 / 07 / 14
RSNs across the U.S. are "pressing Major League Baseball to get the rights to stream local games to portable devices," according to Josh Kosman of the N.Y. POST. Baseball fans "can't watch live games on their tablets or smartphones outside their home, and the RSNs fear they could be losing viewers w...
Westinghouse Electric Corp., owner of CBS, said yesterday the company will buy Infinity Broadcasting Corp. for $3.9B, creating the largest player in the radio business. The combined group would own 83
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