Forget premium cable channels such as HBO, Showtime, and "Skinemax." According to the bluenoses at The Parents Television Council (PTC), ABC, CBS, Fox, and NBC are he new showcases of depravity. It's clear that explicit jokes and boundary-pushing storylines are changing the definition of what sexual content is acceptable in primetime. Show More Summary
Organisations do better when there are clear communication channels that allow staff to point out ways the company can improve. Similarly, teams who freely share ideas and concerns are more tight-knit and motivated. And their managers get enhanced awareness, and to share in the praise for any improvements that pay off. Show More Summary
You may think that radio is dying in an era when on-demand music streaming is nearly ubiquitous, but some of the world's biggest broadcasters (unsurprisingly) disagree. The BBC, Clear Channel, HD Radio's Ibiquity and a handful of others are...
The S&P 500 closed yesterday at nearly 3 standard deviations below its 50-day moving average. The late-day selloff that we saw was extreme to say the least. As shown below, the index has now clearly broken its uptrend channel, so the bulls certainly have work to do. Show More Summary
A tipster sent along this very interesting August interview with Darren Davis, President of iHeart Radio and Clear Channel Networks. In it, Mr. Davis admits that Clear Channel funded the "investigation" of ten people who use Twitter to contact advertisers about Rush Limbaugh. Show More Summary
Friday on Fox News Channel's, "Special Report," The Weekly Standard's Stephen Hayes pointed to a Real Clear Politics study that showed historically the vast majority of Senate candidates for the Democratic Party during President Obama's tenure have ended up within five points of the president's approval rating which is now in the low 30s. Show More Summary
Rush Limbaugh is a millstone around the neck of the talk radio format. The nation's largest radio broadcasting company, Clear Channel, has been shedding jobs for a while now. Despite rebranding itself as iHeart Communications, the company remains mired deeply in debt thanks to a 2008 private-equity deal with Bain Capital and Thomas H. Lee Partners.…
Because humor like this clearly costs money. As always, from the one and only Dennis Gartman. October 6: The well-defined upward sloping trend channel continues to remain fully intact and until that trend line is broken we have to once again err upon the side of being bullish of shares generally... Show More Summary
With the introduction of a negative interest rate on excess bank deposits, it has become clear that the ECB is running out of options. The institution's most important financial political tool - the interest channel - has failed in its...Show More Summary
Twitch will begin instituting new policies that clearly label sponsored broadcasts on its channels, the video streaming platform announced on its blog. "We want complete transparency and unwavering authenticity with all content and promotions that...
Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors has been particularly active over the past few days. Since the October 1, the mutual fund filed 8 Schedule 13D forms, disclosing changes it its equity positions. Amongst them, four transactions seemed especially interesting. Show More Summary
The iHeart Radio Music Festival ended with a bang in Las Vegas as the Clear Channel event brought the biggest names to the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sept. 20 and 21. Fans saw Taylor Swift, Zac Brown Band, 5 Seconds of Summer, Lorde,Show More Summary
Golf Channel star Win McMurry went out hunting for elk this week... and clearly, she came out ahead. McMurry -- who anchors "PGA Tour Primetime" -- rolled out to Cody, Wyoming for a big game hunt and took down a mighty 12-point elk... then…
Smithsonian Channel will begin re-airing “CBS Sunday Morning” Sundays at 2pmET, after the program has cleared CBS affiliates. The network will also re-air the show up to four times later in the week. Smithsonian Channel is co-owned by CBS Corp. Show More Summary
Clearly Vikings defensive back Captain Munnerlyn is channeling his inner Brock Lesnar ahead of his WWE World Title match against John Cena. What better way to honor a wrestler from Minnesota than deliver a crushing German suplex? Brees popped up and tried to start a slap fight, but it's probably for the best this didn't escalate. Show More Summary
Music honcho John Sykes, president of Entertainment Enterprises at Clear Channel Media, told Confidenti@l all about his colorful music career as he was getting set to oversee the fourth iHeartRadio Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas this weekend.
Tea Leoni stars as Elizabeth McCord, a U-Va. professor and former intelligence analyst picked to be the nation’s new secretary of state. (POTUS was her boss years ago at the CIA.) Clearly channeling the Twitterfamous “Hillz” of Barack...Show More Summary
Pandora has signed a music rights deal with BMG as of September 11th, 2014. In an effort to secure a more favorable deal for the songwriters and copyright holders, the 4th largest publisher executed a direct deal with the most popular streaming service. Show More Summary
It’s clear that Endemol is making a play to be the go-to location for top-notch content.