News Corp. operates as a global media company, which engages in television broadcasting and publishes newspapers, magazines, and books. It operates through six segments: Cable Network Programming, Filmed Entertainment, Television, Direct Broadcast Satellite Television, Publishing, and Other. The Cable Network Programming segment consists of the production and licensing of programming distributed through cable television systems and direct broadcast satellite operators primarily in the U. S., Latin America, Europe, and Asia. The Filmed Entertainment segment engages in the production and acquisition of live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in all formats in all entertainment media worldwide and the production and licensing of television programming worldwide. The Television segment consists of the broadcasting of network programming in the U. S. and the operation of broadcast television stations. The Direct Broadcast Satellite Television segment engages in the distribution of basic and premium programming services via satellite and broadband directly to subscribers in Italy. The Publishing segment consists of the company's newspapers and information services, book publishing and integrated marketing services businesses. The Other segment consists of the company's digital media properties and News Outdoor, an advertising business which offers display advertising in outdoor locations primarily throughout Russia and Eastern Europe. The company was founded by Keith Rupert Murdoch in 1979 and is headquartered in New York, NY.