Friday, April 19, 2019

CW NETWORK TO MAKE ALL SHOWS AVAILABLE ON APPLE TV

May 17, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Consumers who have purchased an Apple TV settop box will soon be able to connect to their favorite CW Network shows via an onscreen app. CNET quoted a CW spokesperson as saying, “We can confirm that we will have an app launching on Apple TV soon. … The app will have full episodes of our […]

WHAT HAPPENS TO TV WHEN THE WEB TAKES OVER?

February 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

A recent study by Nielsen Research indicating that persons who are watching Internet video on their TV sets are watching fewer broadcast and cable programs appears to fly in the face of pronouncements by TV executives that online video tends to be accretive and does not significantly affect conventional TV viewing, BTIG Research analyst Richard […]

TURNER BROADCASTING TO AIR HOW-TO SPOTS FOR “TV EVERYWHERE”

September 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Turner Broadcasting has launched a new ad campaign to explain to viewers how they can watch most of the programs carried by its cable-TV networks on their smartphones, tablets, laptops or desktops any day of the week at any time. The programs are available free to anyone who can show that they have a cable-TV […]

VIEWERS WILLING TO PAY EXTRA FOR “TV EVERYWHERE”

July 16, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Nearly 40 percent of TV viewers would be willing to pay an extra $5.00 per month to their cable or satellite provider in order to receive their TV programs whenever and wherever they want them, according to a new study from The Diffusion Group. Michael Greeson, who authored the new report, “Early Demand for TVE […]

SEN. KOHL PUTS CONDITIONS ON COMCAST TAKEOVER OF NBC

May 27, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

If Comcast takes over control of NBC Universal, it should divest NBC’s interest in Hulu, the second largest video website behind YouTube that the network owns with the Walt Disney Co. and News Corp, Wisconsin Sen. Herb Kohl said Wednesday. Kohl, who chairs the Senate antitrust, competition policy, and consumer rights subcommittee, which is considering […]