Code Conference is an invitation-only event where top industry influencers gather for in-depth conversations about the current and future impact of digital technology on our lives — at home, at work, in our communities and the world.
With the second annual Code Conference only days away, Re/code’s co-executive editors Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg are once again preparing to put leading figures from the tech industry and beyond into the hot seat, or at least the red chair.
Les Moonves, the head of CBS, likes online video companies like Netflix and Amazon because they pay his network “hundreds of millions of dollars a year.” But they’re also increasingly a competitor as they create more of their own shows, which brought out Moonves’s competitive spirit Wednesday in an onstage interview with Kara Swisher. Read […]
“Empire” — a prime-time soap opera about a fractious, musical and very entertaining family — was the biggest hit of last year’s TV season. Would it have been a hit in an era where Twitter, binge-watching and smartphones didn’t exist? Probably!