Results for September 2012
- CBS Keeps Broadcast Profitable Atop Retrans, Syndie Fees
- Although more than $250 million in retrans fees will account for 10% of CBS' 2012 segment earnings, those revenues are expected to double by 2015, generating 70% of earnings growth.
- Patent Lawsuits Defeat Innovation, Curtail Enterprise
- This unwieldy dynamic of powerful tech companies binging on patents and then using them as combat artillery will have dire implications for enterprise. The patent wars are more about thwarting competitors and less about fostering innovation.