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How Binge Watching Changed The World

Posted 12.30.2013 | TV

Has binge watching changed the way we live our lives? Netflix and cultural anthropologist Grant McCracken recently found that 61 percent of streaming ...

Children and Media Consumption: Quality Not Quanitity

Julie Dobrow | Posted 04.29.2013 | Parents
Julie Dobrow

The fact that news media often pick up a study that seems to connect media use with negative behaviors is no surprise. What surprises me is that most of the studies that seem to show more positive associations between media use and children get so little coverage.

7 Reasons To Turn Off The TV

Posted 02.07.2013 | Healthy Living

We're obsessed with Downton Abbey too, but recent news has made us squeamish about plopping down in front of the tube.

After the Super Bowl: Spreading the Credit

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rick Horowitz

I couldn't have done it without the team. That's the first thing you need to know, it was a total team effort, top to bottom.

The Continuing Evolution of Television and the Internet

Maxine Goldenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Maxine Goldenson

Today, I believe like many others that the business of television, whether you define that as network, cable, satellite and/or Internet and mobile, is on the verge of historic and exceedingly uncertain change.

TV Watching Linked To Blood Pressure Increases In Children

New York Times | RONI CARYN RABIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Children who spend a lot of time watching television have higher blood pressure than those who watch less, even if the children are thin and get enoug...

Average American Watching More TV Than Ever

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

THE average American is now watching more TV than ever - more than 151 hours a month - according to the latest Nielsen research. While viewership of ...

Three Screens: Americans Watching More TV Than Ever

New York Times | Brian Stelter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

SOMEHOW, despite more distractions than ever, we're finding even more time to plant ourselves in front of screens. The first in a series of new "thre...