NEW YORK — A mystery man. A splashy reveal. Newsweek staked its return from the dead on a story it knew would get attention. A cover story claiming it had uncovered “the face behind bitcoin,” the world’s most popular digital currency.
LOS ANGELES — Dish Network and Disney have reached a landmark deal that envisions the day when Dish will offer a Netflix-like TV service to people who’d rather stream TV over the Internet than put a satellite receiver on their roof.
The satellite broadcaster will pick up a basket of new channels, including live local broadcasts from ABC TV stations, but it will likely need to reach deals with other programmers to make an Internet-streaming service attractive.
Ellen DeGeneres, front left-center, gathered such actors as Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep, Bradley Cooper, Peter Nyong’o Jr. and several others to create a selfie at the Oscars that was retweeted 2.8 million times.