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BLACK NETWORK BOUNCE NOW REACHES HALF THE COUNTRY

November 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

By adding a digital subchannel of Gannett Broadcasting’s WUSA in Washington DC to its lineup, African-American network Bounce TV has cleared 50 percent of the country (and an even greater percentage of the country’s black population). Washington DC boasts the fourth-largest African-American population in the U.S.after New York, Chicago and Atlanta. It had previously announced […]

BROADCASTERS FORM CONSORTIUM TO PRODUCE, DISTRIBUTE MOBILE CONTENT

April 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Some of broadcasting’s biggest players, including the Fox and NBC networks as well as ION Television (partially owned by NBC), Cox Media Group, Gannett Broadcasting, Belo, Media General, Meredith, Post-Newsweek, Raycom, and Hearst Television, have agreed to form a consortium to develop programming for mobile phones. The venture would use spectrum that the broadcasters abandoned […]