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People Really Dig Working In Media

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.11.2014 | Media

Exciting news for anyone considering a career in media: As it turns out, people in the industry really love their jobs. Glassdoor this week release...

Creating Empathy in the News: There's an App for That

Melissa Jun Rowley | Posted 11.17.2014 | Technology
Melissa Jun Rowley

The Stringwire app is currently available on iOS in Australia, Canada, Guinea-Bissau, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Israel, Liberia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, UK, Ukraine and the U.S.

It's All the Little Details That Help Universal Orlando Deliver the Really Big Scares at Halloween Horror Nights 24

Jim Hill | Posted 11.19.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

You can't spell "scare" without "care." And the fiendish folks behind Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights clearly understand this. That's why they put a full year of careful thought and planning into the 24th edition of this seasonal scare-fest. Which officially opens to the public tonight at Universal Studios Florida.

Rack & Ruin: The One Web Series You Should Be Watching During Fashion Week and Beyond

Greg Archer | Posted 11.03.2014 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

I caught up with Dee as Fashion Week officially unravels in all of its glory to learn more about the web series, the mix of comedy and fashion, and the good news that the show may be destined for cable.

The "New" Media Landscape: CNBCUTWC, 21stCFTW, ATTDirecTV, T-Sprint

Shelly Palmer | Posted 10.04.2014 | Technology
Shelly Palmer

Over the next 18 months, proposed and pending mergers and acquisitions are going to completely change the media landscape. Even if only a few of them ...

New Series Sneak Peek: Satisfaction

Tara Settembre | Posted 09.09.2014 | Entertainment
Tara Settembre

Who says you can't get no Satisfaction?

Part Of NBC, Zimmerman Lawsuit Dismissed

AP | Posted 08.19.2014 | Media

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Part of a lawsuit against NBC Universal that claims the television network defamed George Zimmerman in a 2012 broadcast was thr...

NBC, George Zimmerman Hearing Underway

AP | Posted 08.19.2014 | Media

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A judge is listening to arguments over whether George Zimmerman's defamation lawsuit against NBC Universal should be thrown out...

PHOTOS: Looking Good, Ladies!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.16.2014 | Black Voices

It's upfront season! Which means all our favorite TV stars are out and about promoting their shows. NBC Universal hosted their annual event on Thursda...

Parks & Recreation Star Talks Season Finale, Michelle Obama, and What Chris Pratt Looks Like Naked

H. Alan Scott | Posted 06.28.2014 | Entertainment
H. Alan Scott

I spoke with Parks & Rec's Jim O'Heir, who plays Terry, or Jerry -- no, Terry -- I can't keep up. Anyway, we chatted about the season finale, spoilers coming up next season, and what Chris Pratt looks like naked (I asked for pics, still waiting for them).

Think You're Funny?

Posted 04.09.2014 | TV

Have you ever watched an episode of "How I Met Your Mother" or "Parks and Recreation" and thought, "I could write that"? Well, NBC thinks so too. ...

News Station Causes School Lockdown

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

An NBC News affiliate in St. Louis, Mo. caused a high school lockdown Thursday while going undercover to report on school safety, resulting in major o...

NBC News Staff Shakeup

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

NBC News announced a number of changes to their staff chart as part of a company-wide reshaping, in a memo sent by chief Deborah Turness Friday. At...


Posted 07.03.2013 | Media

NBC Universal is the latest media company to get sued by former unpaid interns. According to The Hollywood Reporter, NBC Universal was sued by for...

World Series of Fighting Goes for Silver, UFC 161 Hits Winnipeg

Dan Shapiro | Posted 08.13.2013 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

Like its closest competitors, Bellator Fighting Championship and ONE FC, WSOF counts a bevy of UFC veterans among its stable of fighters, but unlike many fledgling promotions, WSOF has heavy backing, and prime television spots, courtesy of NBC's 24-hour sports network.

Matt Lauer Defended By NBCUniversal's Steve Burke | Posted 05.13.2013 | Media

When NBC's Matt Lauer finally addressed the fallout from Ann Curry's Today ouster in a March 11 profile written by Daily Beast Washington bureau chief...

The Key to Justin Timberlake's Success Is Just One Word

Tony Potts | Posted 05.12.2013 | Entertainment
Tony Potts

It does appear to many that anything Timberlake touches carries a little something called Midas Magic. For the most part, it's true. He's exceptionally successful in nearly every venture and here's why.

Shakeup At NBC

AP | Posted 04.06.2013 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — NBCUniversal has united its cable channels under the command of long-time executive Bonnie Hammer, leaving Lauren Zalaznick, who pre...

How TV Programmers Can Appeal To Boomers Again

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 04.02.2013 | Fifty
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

Growing up in 1960s Brooklyn, TV viewing in my house was simple and predictable: Friday nights found us turning on 'The Addams Family' (accompanied by Swanson TV Dinners to round out the experience), and Sundays (our family's favorite TV night) featured 'Wild Kingdom.'

Newspapers Vie For Reality Show | Posted 03.30.2013 | Media

Who knew that ink-stained newsmen and newswomen would be so eager to break into show business?...

One Man Says Comcast Error Cost Him $26,000

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2012 | Money

For most, canceling your cable doesn’t go farther than a phone call. But for one man in Washington, D.C., the decision has taken him all the way to ...

NBC Universal's Bravo Debuts "Play Live," Interactive Platform for TV Viewers

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.30.2013 | Entertainment
Andy Plesser

Bravo has a new interactive platform called "Play Live."  Unlike some programmers who put interactivity around shows on a mobile device, the...

The Great Blackout on Bravo's Housewives of Beverly Hills: Celebs Speak Out

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 01.19.2013 | Entertainment
Tanya Young Williams

There are no African-American women on the The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills or The Real Housewives of New York and I wanted to know why. Rich is rich no matter what color. So I looked into it.

Cee Lo Green Celebrates Christmas with 'The Voice' Singers

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 10.08.2012 | Entertainment

Cee Lo Green is sharing the Christmas spirit with almost 20 of his past team members from "The Voice." The Grammy Award winner and "Voice" judge wi...

NBC Wants To Help Give You A Second Screen To Look At

AP | Posted 11.26.2012 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comcast Corp. and its NBCUniversal subsidiary are taking a stake in zeebox, the maker of a so-called "second screen" app that peo...