Wednesday, September 18, 2019

ABC AND UNIVISION TO PARTNER ON AN ALL-NEWS SITE

July 31, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s now official: ABC and Univision have signed a deal to debut a new cable news channel in mid-2013 that will focus on events affecting the Latino community. Prior to that, the two television networks plan to launch a website in the fall of this year that will “provide news and information from a Latino […]

ANOTHER NBC EMPLOYEE FIRED OVER EDITED ZIMMERMAN TAPE

April 27, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Another NBC employee has been fired for editing the George Zimmerman 911 tape to give the impression, intentionally or not, that Zimmerman had targeted Florida teenager Trayvon Martin because he was black. According to the Miami Herald, Jeff Burnside, a 13-year veteran of the local NBC Miami station was let go and two other employees […]

TRIBECA WINNER DEFECTS

April 27, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Two films about children whose lives have been impacted by political upheaval have won top awards at New York’s Tribeca Film Festival. War Witch, which tells of the plight of a 12-year-old girl abducted by rebels in her sub-Saharan country, won the jury prize for best narrative feature, while its young star, Rachel Mwanza won […]

EXTREME 105: 105 MBPS DOWNLOAD SPEED FOR $105

April 15, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

With cable companies finding themselves increasingly in competition with themselves as some subscribers drop their cable packages and opt to watch TV shows via the Internet, Comcast has hit upon a way to offset the loss of revenue from the cord-cutters: offer super high speeds — at a hefty price. On Thursday, the nation’s largest […]

DOLPHINS LINE UP STATIONS THROUGHOUT FLORIDA

August 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Although some major-market sports teams are either planning or actively engaged in presenting their games on their own branded cable-TV networks, the Miami Dolphins have announced that they’re sticking with broadcast TV — although they’re signing up stations throughout Florida to carry them. More than a dozen stations will comprise the Dolphins Television Network, the […]