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Day in the Life With VH1 Love & Hip Hop Tahiry Jose

Marjoriet T. Matute | Posted 04.02.2014 | Latino Voices
Marjoriet T. Matute

I recently had the privilege to tag along with star of LHH, Tahiry Jose, as she circled around Manhattan hand delivering autographed copies of her new 2014 Intimacy Calendar. The journey was mind blowing.

What Does [Insert What You Do Here] Mean To You?

Michelle Edgar | Posted 03.25.2014 | Impact
Michelle Edgar

Her answer really reminded me of what music means to me and why every day I work hard with a whole team to make this dream come alive for kids all over the country.

Viacom Did NOT Want Colbert To Air This

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.28.2014 | Comedy

It may not be on the same scale as Stephen Colbert lashing out against his corporate overlords over Daft Punk, but on Thursday's "Colbert Report," he ...

Bellator Season 10 Preview

Dan Shapiro | Posted 02.26.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson takes on former titlist Christian M'Pumbu in the Bellator 110 headliner, and Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal squares off against Mikhail Zayats in the evening's co-main event.

Time Warner Cable Reaches New Deal

Reuters | Posted 02.23.2014 | Media

Dec 24 (Reuters) - Time Warner Cable Inc said it had renewed its distribution agreement with Viacom Inc, whose channels include MTV, Comedy Central ...

HIV Has Found a New Ally -- Complacency

Georgia Arnold | Posted 01.31.2014 | Impact
Georgia Arnold

We have made historic progress; there is no doubt about that. But the illusion that we have finally subdued HIV is a dangerous one. Every single day there are still 6,000 new infections. About 40 percent of these new infections are in young people. This is an unacceptable reality.

Alvarez Reclaims Bellator Lightweight Crown: Straus, Newton Take Home Titles

Dan Shapiro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

When fighting is business, blood becomes currency, and Bellator MMA lightweight Eddie Alvarez paid in full at Saturday night's Bellator 106, punching, kicking, and choking his way past Michael Chandler to reclaim the title he lost nearly two years ago.

Blame Viacom, Not Just Miley Cyrus' Twerking

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 10.28.2013 | Entertainment
Morris W. O'Kelly

If there is any "mitigating factor" as to the outrage, let's view her performance through the correct historical lens.

Kindness Is the New Cool

Amanda Slavin | Posted 10.19.2013 | Impact
Amanda Slavin

When you act from a place of kindness, you act from a place of confidence and I believe when you stand up for what you believe in, when you act from a place of love and kindness, those teachers, those mean girls, those negative role models will just fall to the wayside.

Sony Just Made A Big Splash In Online TV: Report

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 08.15.2013 | Technology

Sony has reached a preliminary agreement with Viacom to carry the company's channels on an upcoming Internet-based TV service from Sony, a person fami...

Colbert Tells The Real Story Behind Daft Punk Fiasco

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 08.14.2013 | Comedy

In a rare candid interview on "The Paul Mecurio Show," Stephen Colbert had an extensive discussion about his career and philosophies on comedy. The mo...

Timothy Stenovec

Amazon Makes Huge Announcement

HuffingtonPost.com | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 06.04.2013 | Technology

The streaming video wars just got a little more intense. Amazon announced on Tuesday that it has inked a multi-year deal with Viacom to bring thous...

How MTV Uses Its Connection to Kids to Push Social Change

Rachael Chong | Posted 07.29.2013 | Impact
Rachael Chong

In between monitoring unannounced celebrity cameos at the VMAs and overseeing the creation of the next hit TV show, Stephen Friedman, MTV's president,...

Logo Online and the Web Series Renaissance

Kit Williamson | Posted 07.09.2013 | Gay Voices
Kit Williamson

The quality of web shows has improved dramatically in the last few years, and with internet institutions embracing the art form, the bar has been raised even higher. We are experiencing a veritable web series renaissance right now.

Disney, Viacom and Other MPAA Members Join Book Publishers to Weaken a Treaty for the Blind

James Love | Posted 06.23.2013 | Politics
James Love

The World Blind Union and its members and supporters in the negotiation are now concerned that that Obama Administration and the European Commission are making demands that will render the treaty far less useful, or even derail the negotiations entirely.

Viacom SUED

Reuters | Liana B. Baker | Posted 04.28.2013 | Media

By Liana B. Baker Feb 26 (Reuters) - Cablevision Systems Corp has accused Viacom Inc in an antitrust lawsuit of forcin...

Those MTV And BET 'Hacks' Were A PR Stunt

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 04.21.2013 | Technology

After the Twitter accounts for both Burger King and Jeep were hacked over a two-day period, you're likely to take @MTV and @BET at their word when the...

WATCH: Are Fox And CNN Lying To You?

Posted 09.07.2012 | Comedy

HuffPost Comedy readers will surely agree that two people stand out above the rest when it comes to news coverage you can trust. Even if they happen t...

WATCH: Where Did BET Go?

Posted 09.19.2012 | Comedy

A contract dispute between DirecTV and Viacom may have recently resulted in 26 channels like Comedy Central and Nickelodeon being pulled from the air,...

It's Settled

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 09.19.2012 | Media

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Viacom and DirecTV fought a bruising bout over fees to a draw Friday and agreed to a long-term deal that ended a 10-day channel b...

Viacom, DirecTV Dispute Rages On

latimes.com | Joe Flint | Posted 09.17.2012 | Media

A top executive at Viacom said Wednesday that talks with DirecTV over a new agreement have broken down....

Behind TV Channel Blackouts

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 09.15.2012 | Media

LOS ANGELES — Channel blackouts such as the one that resulted from the recent spat between Viacom and DirecTV have become far more common over t...

DirecTV Drops Viacom Channels

AP | Posted 09.10.2012 | TV

NEW YORK — Viacom is ramping up its war with DirecTV over how much it is paid for shows including "The Daily Show" and "SpongeBob SquarePants." ...

News Corp Mulls Splitting In 2

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.26.2012 | Media

News Corp. is thinking of splitting in two, dividing its publishing business from its entertainment division, the company's own Wall Street Journal re...

Disney's App Deal With Comcast a Preview of Things to Come

Brad Spirrison | Posted 08.14.2012 | Technology
Brad Spirrison

The logical question here is: Why won't entertainment companies just break free of the cable systems and distribute their premium content directly to consumers via the web and mobile devices?