The Hollywood Reporter has two articles on Viacom: the New Viacom and the News CBS. Look out for a social networking buy by Viacom (which has little debt). CBS is exploring growth from on-demand on several platforms, while trying to maintain its CBS network and sell-off Simon & Schuster and the theme parks. Strikingly, cable networks are at Viacom, but CBS bought one recently (CSTV).
Another short overview on BusinessWeek Online and Dean 'let me use my pipes the way I want' Bubley's opinion.
Phillip Swann's predictions for 2006, centering around HDTV, VoD and Yahoo! buy of TiVo.