A new report intimates Apple's in talks with Viacom, HBO and ESPN to bring content directly to iTV without a cable subscription.
A legal battle has risen up in the USA which could have global repercussions, with giants Time Warner Cable and Viacom filing lawsuits against each other over the right to stream channels to devices like the Apple iPad.
Harmonix, the developer of Rock Band and the original developer of the Guitar Hero series of rhythm-action music games, has reportedly bought itself BACK from current owner MTV/Viacom for a mere $50.
Viacom's battle with YouTube over copyrighted content continues, with the media company appealing the court's decision not to award damages over copyright content.
Google has won a landmark copyright case against entertainment company Viacom, with a US judge ruling that Google-owned YouTube was protected from being sued for copyright infringement under US law.
Google has revealed what everybody who visited YouTube pre-2006 knew already - the site's popularity was all due to it showcasing pirated content.
The spat between YouTube and Viacom has ended up in a very public mud-slinging match with Viacom hitting back at comments made on the video upload site's blog.
YouTube has launched a stinging attack on Viacom, who is currently suing the site, revealing how the company seems to want to have its cake and eat it when it comes to online videos.
Viacom, the owners of MTV, Paramount Pictures and Rock Band, has announced a massive 69 per cent loss in profits.