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ONLINE TV AND MOVIE WATCHING ON THE RISE

April 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Having got a taste of online video by watching mostly short clips of home movies on YouTube, PC users are increasingly devoting time to websites offering long-form professional video, particularly full-length movies and television shows. Mediapost.com said on Thursday that in March, viewers spent more time watching Netflix content than any other — 9 hours […]

BROADCASTERS HOPE TO DUMP LONGFORM EMMYS

August 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Not only do the Emmy categories for TV movies and miniseries shut out the broadcast networks — who rarely produce such fare anymore — they also act as a drag on the awards show itself, broadcast execs complain. “Once those longform awards come on, it’s the death march of boredom,” one unnamed network executive told […]