A prevailing narrative in cable news analysis has been the decline of MSNBC in the past year -- especially as the network deals with an identity crisis in the face of two show cancellations and the realization that around-the-clock progressive commentary is not a recipe for success...
Fox News Channel was the top cable news network for the first quarter of 2015, placing 4th in both primetime and total viewers among all ad-supported cable networks. FNC averaged 1.72 million primetime viewers and 1.07 million totalShow More Summary
MSNBC really is the worst cable news network on the air and the ratings continue to prove it. As MSNBC continues its headlong plunge downward, Fox News keeps growing. Heck,
Talk about a tale of two cable news networks. With its 53rd consecutive quarter total audience win, Fox News Channel saw a 10% primetime rise among adults 25-54 in Q1 2015 over last year. In fact, with 321,000 on average among the 25-54s...Show More Summary
FOX News Channel (FNC) has been the number one cable news network in total viewers in both Total Day and Primetime for 53 consecutive quarters and 159 consecutive months.
For 1Q 2015, Disney Channel was TV’s #1 network in Total Day in Total Viewers (1.3 million), Kids 6-11 (446,000/1.9 rating) and Tweens 9-14 (413,000/1.7 rating),
The cable network responds to accusations of antisemitism after several of the new 'Daily Show' host's old tweets make the rounds online. read more
If you already have an HDTV antenna that you use to pick up over-the-air network television, you’ve already taken one step towards getting out of paying for cable. But, when you use that antenna, you have to switch input modes on your television if, say, you have a set-top box like Roku that you use to get streaming online media. Show More Summary
Charter lost out on its chance to snatch Time Warner Cable before Comcast made its move, so it's settling for the next best thing. The company just unveiled plans to acquire Bright House Networks, a cable provider that's mostly big in Florida, for about $10.4 billion. Show More Summary
Powered by the NCAA Basketball Tournament, TBS was the top network among total viewers during primetime, beating AMC and USA.
CNN’s ratings momentum continued this quarter, with the network ranking #2 in cable news in the first quarter Total Day in both total viewers and the demo 25-54
A Mediaite survey of the three major cable networks found scanty coverage of one of the past month's major news stories: the worsening California drought, which is reaching crisis levels. This includes a month in which multiple heatShow More Summary
Barbara Walters’ famous chats with the infamous have found a home on cable network Investigation Discovery.
In a deal that has been in the works for some time, as we reported earlier this month, Charter Communications announced today that it has agreed to acquire Bright House Networks for $10.4 billion, The New York Times reports. The...
A cable net that launched a year and a half ago has maintained an impressive growth trajectory — and the network has just rolled out plans for a lineup of new programs aimed at maintaining that momentum. The male-focused Esquire...
A cable network with a strong following among young female demos is stepping up its commitment to original series. Oxygen Media announced eight new series targeting millennial women. The channel, which touts its position as the youngest-skewing women’s network in...
With the retirement of The Daily Show host Jon Stewart, the Comedy Central cable network had to find a news host. They have hired a newcomer to the US, Trevor
Charter Communications shares hit a 52-week high earlier this month when it was reported that the nation’s fourth-largest cable operator was in talks to acquire rival Bright House Networks. Now the deal is official, with Charter saying...Show More Summary
The cable network ordered eight episodes of the show, which centers on friends who bonded by an irrational obsession for their beer-swilling amateur hockey league. read more
Charter Communications has structured a $10.4-billion deal to buy Bright House Networks -- the latest domino to fall in a rapidly consolidating cable television and Internet service landscape.