Bill McCandless

Bill McCandless is the former executive editor/GM for multimedia and mobile at TheStreet. A veteran of local and network TV news, McCandless is a SABEW, Emmy and National Headliner Award winner.

Recent Articles By The Author

Microsoft-Skype Panned at TechCrunch Disrupt

Famed investor Paul Graham of Y Combinator says he can't make sense of Microsoft's purchase of Skype.

Google TV Fails to Match Streaming Rivals

Over a year after the debut, Google TV's failure to launch is clearer when lined up side-by-side with the other top streaming video boxes at the "Streaming Media East" conference in New York.

'Cord Cutting' for TV, Phone Still Just Myth

Despite constant fears in the cable industry of cord cutting and great hope among potential disruptors, little evidence of that happening was cited by industry leaders speaking this week at "Streaming Media East" online video industry conference in New York.

HBO's New Weapon - A Killer-Profit iPad App

To fortify the profit walls from the charging masses of online content creators and aggregators,Time Warner's HBO is counting on the newly released HBO GO app to hold onto subscribers.

CES 2011 Live Blog: Verizon's 4G Plans

CES 2011 Live Blog: Verizon's 4G Plans

Verizon announced new smartphones, tablets and 4G plans Thursday. Read a recap of TheStreet's live coverage.