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(VIDEO) UK's Virgin Media Offers Addressable VOD, Liberty Global's Paul Says

Andy Plesser | Posted 12.04.2016 | Media
Andy Plesser

LONDON -- It just launched its new V6 set-top box and a weird Android tablet this week and, though the kit reportedly does not upgrade the advertise...

(VIDEO) AT&T's Welch On INVIDI Deal: 'Huge Opportunity' For Cross-Screen Addressable Ads

Andy Plesser | Posted 12.04.2016 | Business
Andy Plesser

LONDON - If where you spend your time and money says a lot about your priorities, AT&T has anted up in a big way on cross-screen addressable advertisi...

HBO Did Not Die on the Vine

David Sable | Posted 10.31.2016 | Business
David Sable

What do Vine and HBO have in common? What indeed? Vine--once the fresh face of what some said would replace TV--is fading into oblivion. HBO--which...

Sky's Hopes to Retain Its Place in Ad Lifecycle With Smart Analytics (VIDEO)

Andy Plesser | Posted 01.26.2017 | Media
Andy Plesser

LONDON -- In the digital media ecosystem, disintermediation lurks around every corner. With so much of the advertising industry in flux, it is easy ...

Disney on VICE

David Sable | Posted 10.26.2016 | Business
David Sable

My view is that true innovators who want to make an impact, who really want to change the world and innovate themselves -- they pivot from the simplistic, siloed, partisan views they or others began with, and realize that in order to create revolution, you need deep and serious engagement.

You Really Think You've Cut the Cord? Give Me a Break...

David Sable | Posted 09.07.2016 | Business
David Sable

Are you a cord cutter? Have you taken the plunge? So many tell me they have. Yet, frankly I am confused... Exactly what cord are we talking about?

Timothy Stenovec

Cable Companies Won't Let Cord Cutters Go Without A Fight | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.26.2015 | Technology

Your options for how to watch TV continue to grow, but cable companies could make you pay dearly if you want to “cut the cord.” Sony and Dish ...

Timothy Stenovec

Cable Companies Should Be Seriously Terrified Of Apple Right Now | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.17.2015 | Technology

The rumored Apple TV service could change TV as we know it.

Timothy Stenovec

Everything You Wanted To Know About HBO Now But Were Too Afraid To Ask | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 03.10.2015 | Technology

One of the most exciting bits of news to come out of Apple’s press event in San Francisco on Monday actually had to do with HBO. HBO CEO Richard ...

Timothy Stenovec

This Will Be The Best Year To Ditch Your Cable Subscription | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 01.16.2015 | Technology

One day we may look upon 2015 as the year that pay TV began embracing the cord cutter's dream: to pay only for the channels you actually watch. Ja...

Timothy Stenovec

Sorry, You're Still Stuck With Cable For Now | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.22.2014 | Technology

There was much celebration earlier this week when HBO said you would soon be able to access the network's programming without having to pay for a TV s...

Timothy Stenovec

Verizon To Launch Internet TV Service That Lets You Pay For Only The Channels You Want | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 09.17.2014 | Technology

Verizon is finally ready to acknowledge that cable TV just isn't working for a lot of us anymore. The company is planning to launch its Internet-ba...

You May Soon Be Able To Get HBO Without Paying For Cable

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 09.12.2014 | Technology

Time Warner is warming to the idea of selling standalone subscriptions to HBO Go. Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes said during a talk at a Goldman Sach...

Timothy Stenovec

The Future Of TV May Look A Lot Like The Present | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.29.2014 | Technology

When Netflix first started streaming movies and TV shows to its members seven years ago, it was a departure from TV as we had come to know it. For a m...

A WSJ Op-Ed You Might Actually Like Blasts Obama For Siding With Evil Cable Giants

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.17.2014 | Business

Media mogul Barry Diller blasted the Obama administration for taking the side of the nation's biggest broadcasters against the company he is bankrolli...

Comcast-Time Warner Merger Faces State-Level Investigation

Reuters | Diane Bartz | Posted 05.19.2014 | Business

(Adds attempt to reach Comcast, statement from Indiana, background on deal) By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON, March 19 (Reuter...

How TV Could Be Transformed In 2013

fast company logo | Posted 12.14.2012 | Technology

By Kit Eaton (Click here for original article.) Tim Cook's interview frenzy last week stirred up a whole bundle of fun for future TV watchers. T...

The TV Industry's New Rorschach Test

Tony Cardinale | Posted 12.09.2012 | TV
Tony Cardinale

The first week of the broadcast season was its lowest-rated in history, while on cable Here Comes Honey Boo Boo drew nearly three million viewers. Oh, how the TV landscape is changing!

TV: An Intervention

Evan Shapiro | Posted 08.05.2012 | TV
Evan Shapiro

So, how does the TV industry innovate to capture the audiences they are at risk of losing forever? How do you get cutters to keep the cord?

The New Power Girls: What A Power Girl Needs To Know About The Future Of The Social Internet

The New Power Girls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
The New Power Girls

The internet is nothing more than a communications and information distribution platform. What distinguishes it is that it can do everything that earlier platforms (TV, radio, etc.) can.

TV of the Future -- Today?

Jack Hidary | Posted 02.20.2010 | Media
Jack Hidary

If you browse around the other live channels on UStream you will find the ultimate in niche channels. Each live channel might have 10-50 viewers. This make cable look like network TV.

OBSOLETE: Four Old Gadgets We Love (And Four We Won't Miss)

Gizmodo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Technology is all about what's new and what's next--today's iPhone is just tomorrow's paperweight. What about the things that were "new" and "next" ye...

TV's Fuzzy Future: Traditional Tube Is Being Squeezed Out Of The Picture

Washington Post | Paul Farhi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Danny Ledonne rarely misses "The Daily Show." He's a frequent viewer of its cable TV cousin, "The Colbert Report," too. And for additional political s...