It seems that it's a monthly ritual at Awful Announcing. We report on a new cable or satellite carriage dispute between a regional or national sports network. You get mad until an agreement is reached. And the cost gets passed to you. The...Show More Summary
Cable channel Cartoon Network will be launching a brand new app later this year that will let users play games and watch 15 second TV shows reports The New York Times. The free app will be called Cartoon Network Anything. It won't be...Show More Summary
CNN’s Reliable Sources this morning interviews Newsmax co-founder Chris Ruddy about his plans to take on Fox News Channel with the June launch of a new cable news network called NewsmaxTV. “The boomer market, which we’re focusing on, has 80 million Americans. Show More Summary
Later this morning on “Reliable Sources” Brian Stelter interviews Chris Ruddy, the co-founder of Newsmax who will launch a new cable news network in June, NewsmaxTV. Ruddy is gunning for Fox News Channel’s audience, and tells Stelter how he plans to do it. Show More Summary
For some time Philly radio host Michael Smerconish has been a fill-in host for Chris Matthews on MSNBC's Hardball, but he never quite fit in at the far left-wing cable network. But this month he debuted on CNN where he feels more in line with the network's culture. Show More Summary
The filmmaker/mogul is doing a joint venture with an unnamed cable network. read more
The cable networks continue coverage of downed Malaysian Airlines flight 370 which lost contact with air traffic control off the coast of Vietnam enroute to Beijing Saturday morning. The search for the aircraft, with 239 people onShow More Summary
The cable network has set up a space in Austin filled with custom-fit sleeping pods, offering rest and rejuvenation as well as previews of the upcoming series "The Strain," based on Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan's trilogy of vampire novels and comics. Show More Summary
The first episode of CNN's new documentary series Chicagoland premiered Thursday night, and while it was the highest rated show on that network, it still trailed its 10pm competition from Fox News and MSNBC in total viewers. The CNN show averaged 227K viewers in the 25-54 demo and 629K total.
CBS, Disney, Fox, and Time Warner are the easy answers — and the ones that many financial types believe are eyeing the independent programming network companies following Comcast’s $45.2B agreement to buy Time Warner Cable. But Bernstein...Show More Summary
Ed Note: This article appears courtesy What You Pay For Sports. Charlie Ergen has somehow managed to change the game and keep it the same in one fell swoop. The Dish Network Chairman sent a few shock waves through the television business...Show More Summary
Fresh from his becoming the republican nominee for governor in the Lone Star State, Greg Abbott is now the subject of attack by left-wing cable television station MSNBC. The liberal “news network” is following friends of Wendy Davis in going after the pro-life Texas gubernatorial candidate over his physical disability. The Truth Revolt web site […]
The pact calls for the Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm alum to develop and supervise projects for the pay cable network. Berg serves as executive producer/showrunner, along with Mike Judge, on Judge’s upcoming HBO comedy series Silicon Valley. Show More Summary
CNN's press credentials were threatened in Venezuela just recently, and now the cable news network is facing the same pressure in Ukraine. Thursday night CNN correspondent Anna Coren told Anderson Cooper that her team was basically threatened by their hotel management to stop broadcasting or get out.
Rumors that existing satellite and cable TV providers would launch full internet streaming services have circled for years, but the new agreement between Dish Network and Disney has suddenly stirred the pot. Between a deal that could actually put...
Discovery has had a change of heart about its Naked and Afraid after-show, Discovery After Dark — but it’s not what you think. The cable network isn’t chickening out, after announcing the after-show with surprisingly little fanfare last...Show More Summary
The founder of the conservative media company Newsmax is planning to launch a cable TV network to compete with Fox News, but not quite the same. Christopher Ruddy wants to launch Newsmax TV later this year, and is billing it as a "kinder, gentler Fox" that will be "more information-based rather than being vituperative and polarizing."
Using TVEyes for research, we conducted a study to answer the following questions: Which cable news network has covered the Ukraine crisis the most? And which has covered the least? The answers might surprise some.
The cable network has teamed with Next Games to create the first-ever title based on the popular TV series. read more
While our U.S. readers will be able to check out Robert Rodriguez's upcoming "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series" on the newly launched El Rey Network available on Comcast, DirecTV and Time Warner Cable when it premieres next...Show More Summary