By Maria O Alvarez, Common Sense Media “Diversity” is a lot more than the latest buzzword in Hollywood. When kids see positive portrayals of people who share their background and culture on TV, it can be truly life-changing. It plants the seed of possibility. Show More Summary
For Shock and Awe, shooting soon in New Orleans.
In 2013, Edelman stunned the public relations industry by reversing its opposition to paid media placements as the world's largest communications firm effectively pivoted into marketing. Today the company further strengthened its dedication...Show More Summary
Fox News and CNN each delivered a large prime time audience on Wednesday due to live coverage of the events in Charlotte.
Twenty-three creative people have been named as the 2016 MacArthur Fellows. Careers of people on the list range from a human rights lawyer to bioengineer and jewelry maker. Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang, journalist Sarah Stillman,Show More Summary
Following its season six premiere last week, “American Horror Story” experienced a major dip on FX from a 2.8 to a 1.8 rating in adults 18-49. The series still managed to grab the top spot of the night though. Meanwhile, the season 2 finale of USA’s “Mr. Robot” ticked up one tenth from its previous 0.3 […]
Final broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 Wednesday’s biggest show grew a little bit from the early ratings to the finals, while a new series went the other direction. The Season 3 premiere of “Empire” on FOX adjusted up a tenth of a point in adults 18-49 to a 4.2. ABC’s […]
A half a billion Yahoo accounts were hacked in 2014 by a "state-sponsored actor" that resulted in users' information being stolen, the company revealed Thursday. A statement from the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based internet player did not say...Show More Summary
The question of whether virtual reality will become a mainstream medium has in some ways been more of a "chicken or egg" dilemma. Some say there needs to be enough content created to warrant paying for expensive VR headsets, while others...Show More Summary
One person was shot and at least nine were wounded last night
"I could've had her on for two hours if my show was two hours long.”
J.K. Rowling’s Pottermore website, a destination for all things Harry Potter, has released a new tool that lets fans identity their Patronus type.
Rolling Stone magazine co-founder and publisher Jann Wenner has his successor lined up and will soon step down, according to a report by The New York Post’s Page Six. Gus Wenner, his 26-year-old son, has been anointed as his successor,...
"I think I'm using a more accurate word."
"I, Too," by Langston Hughes.
Bill O'Reilly's new book sold a quarter of a million copies in one week.
During his talk, Christopher Bell made references to comic superheroes, Game of Thrones, and Star Wars.
Netflix has released a set of data showing when people get “hooked” on shows available on the streaming service. The company defines “hooked” as the episode after which 70 percent or more of users in 20 different countries went on to complete that show’s first season. It only took two episodes of “Stranger Things” and […]
Paul McCartney had an unusual request in advance of a high-profile concert appearance, according to a report by The New York Post’s Page Six. McCartney is one of the iconic performers lined up for an upcoming concert near Coachella, Calif.,...
When the streaming service Hulu goes after ad dollars, it is effectively competing against the same media companies that own Hulu, according to Peter Naylor, Hulu’s senior vice president of advertising sales, who talks about the company’s ad strategy in...