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Proof That Even Fewer People Are Watching Live TV

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 12.03.2014 | Media

Americans both young and old are continuing to shift away from television and toward digital video, according to Nielsen’s Total Audience Report, pu...

Family Sues DirecTV Because Sex Offenders Shouldn't Be Going Into Customers' Homes

Reuters | Posted 10.09.2014 | Business

By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS, Aug 8 (Reuters) - A Dallas family has sued satellite television provider DirecTV after a man making a serv...

The Content Brief: HBO Can't Fight the Future

Shawn Amos | Posted 06.07.2013 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

When people are begging - literally begging - to buy your product, what's a company to do? If you're HBO, you cross your fingers and hope for a time machine to take us all back to 1980 when its business model had a future.

Television Versus the Computer

Bethany McHugh | Posted 06.18.2012 | TV
Bethany McHugh

Accessing television shows has never been easier, but this blessing has a lot of consequences. Now that TV-watchers are no longer confined to prime time, the question isn't when are you going to watch your favorite shows, but how?

Festivals and Theaters Are Not for All Indie Films -- And That's Fine

Abe Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Abe Schwartz

I still may submit to some festivals. The exposure certainly wouldn't hurt. They're just not the main route to travel down with this project now. At least, that's what my gut's telling me.

TV Everywhere! Or Big Brother: The Beta Version

Eric Lurio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Eric Lurio

A few days ago, I was at DigitalWire's conference on the "Future of Television" and what I heard chilled me to the bone. The right to privacy is goin...

President Obama Brings 10,000 Manufacturing Jobs Back from China (Headlines We'd Like to See)

Gilbert B. Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gilbert B. Kaplan

We have neglected the manufacturing base of our economy in much the same way we have neglected financial regulation. There simply is no manufacturing policy in the United States.

Obama's First Fault as President

Henryk A. Kowalczyk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Henryk A. Kowalczyk

Most Americans are prepared for the departure of analog TV. Those lost in transition would start screaming on 2/18, and within 24 hours, 90% of them would be assisted by someone.

Web TV To 3D Sets: Technologies Changing Television

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

We present the technologies that are changing the face of TV as we know it. ...

Utah Officials: Please Don't Shoot Your Old TV!

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

UTAH state officials are warn ing people there to resist the temptation to go Elvis on their old, obsolete TV sets....

Digital TV Transition Update: Reception Problems Linger

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The shutdown of U.S. analog TV service on Friday appears to have gone relatively smoothly, but as expected, a lot of viewers are havi...

"Remote Control Marketing": Don't Interrupt. Interact.

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert Rosenthal

The arrival of digital TV technology is the wake-up call for TV advertisers because it enables a new way to communicate with their constituents.

Going Digital

Jonathan Richards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Richards

...and a curious peace came over the people... ...

You're Gonna Love the Digital Transition

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stanley Bing

Today we all become digital. Thanks to Congress, all analog life in these United States will cease and everything will be transformed from waves and particles into bits and bytes.

Digital TV Transition Occurs: Confusion, Disruptions Expected

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — TV shows were replaced by the hiss of static in perhaps 1 million U.S. homes Friday as stations ended their analog broadcasts and aba...

Almost 3 Million Homes Unprepared For Digital TV Transition

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's administration says people who are still using analog television signals are running out of time. Commerc...

Millions Still Unprepared For Switch To Digital TV

New York Times | STEPHEN LABATON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Millions of households will lose television reception next week when about 1,000 broadcasters around the nation shut off their analog signals and comp...

Expired Digital TV Coupons Can Be Replaced

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — People who got digital TV converter box coupons but let them expire can now apply for new ones. The recent stimulus package put more...

Digital TV Converter Coupons Start Flowing Again

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The agency that mails out coupons for digital TV converter boxes expects to eliminate its wait list in two and a half weeks, an offic...

Man Shoots TV Over Digital Converter Confusion

Broadcasting & Cable | John Eggerton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

OK, so the DTV transition hasn't been perfect. While the early analog-cutoff of 421 TV stations on Feb. 17 has gone relative smoothly according to ...

Hundreds Of Television Stations Cut Analog Signals

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — About a quarter of the nation's TV stations cut off their analog signals Tuesday, causing sets to go dark in households that were not...

Some TV Stations To End Analog Signal On Feb. 17

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Television viewers who use antennas and were expecting a few more months to prepare for digital TV may not have much time left before...

Digital Television Delay

Stephanie Vaughn Hapke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephanie Vaughn Hapke

I'm sorry, but if people have not heeded the warnings by now, they either do not watch enough TV for this to be an issue, or they just don't care.

Digital TV Transition Delayed To June 12

AP | JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON — After weeks of debate, Congress is giving consumers four more months to prepare for the upcoming transition from analog to digital ...

Obama To Sign Bill On Digital TV Transfer Delay

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON — White House press secretary Robert Gibbs says President Barack Obama will sign a bill to give consumers more time to get ready for ...