Media Decoder

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HBO should be riding high with the success of “Game of Thrones” but criticism over a coming series and a hack of its internal computer system have cast a pall.

A lawsuit claims that the cable network has been holding back on giving top producers money that traditionally would have been theirs.

Project Magenta, a team at Google, is crossbreeding sounds from different instruments based on neural networks and building networks that can draw.

Her shows “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal” will stay at ABC, but Ms. Rhimes has an exclusive deal to create projects for the streaming giant Netflix.

The supermodel was photographed by Karl Lagerfeld, five months after her big sister Gigi was on the magazine’s debut issue. She, too, is causing a stir.

The Sinclair Broadcast Group and the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission see eye to eye on the need to unleash television. Both are reaping big rewards.

Roger Lynch, the chief of the video streaming service Sling TV, will be the new chief executive and president of the struggling internet radio giant.