Archive for the ‘New TV Technology’ Category

September 30th, 2009 at 7:45 am

Updated 3D TV: What they are not telling you

I'm not working myself into a tizzy over Panasonic's announcement that it has released a 3D television.   I had my first HDTV


September 30th, 2009 at 4:59 am

Increasingly, the time-slot competition, especially on Fridays is the DVR;

Early DVR playback data for last week shows large playback increases versus the same week one year ago according to Variety: Those


September 27th, 2009 at 8:47 pm

SHOCKER: 73% of TiVo viewers skip commercials in dramas; Emmy winning shows have least-watched commercials

Update:  Julia's comment below made me to decide to go look at the actual press release from TiVo.  The New York Times


September 23rd, 2009 at 10:31 am

DVRs Forecast To Reach Over 40% of US Households By 2014

An interesting chart showing DVR subscription trends from Magna Insights: The estimated 50.7 million DVR households for 2014 is about 44% of the


September 19th, 2009 at 3:04 pm

Solidarity with Variety: HD Snobbery!

It might well be the most stylish series on television. But when "Mad Men" beams into the homes of some of its


September 15th, 2009 at 8:22 pm

Online Video Streams Up 41% from Last Year, Hulu #2 In Total Streams Behind (Distantly) YouTube

I think there are several interesting things to take away from this latest online video report from Nielsen. 1. 205 minutes (3.5


September 15th, 2009 at 12:48 pm

Murdoch: May Add Pay-Per-View; Might It Replace Free Shows?

News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch told investors on Tuesday that the company is "looking into" the possibility of adding subscription products and


September 4th, 2009 at 11:02 am

TiVo awarded $200 million in damages from Dish, EchoStar

Awards aren't exactly the same thing as checks, as this has been going on a long while now, and will go on

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