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February 16th, 2009 at 5:10 pm

China absorbs SpongeBob SpongeBob absorbs China

from Variety: "SpongeBob SquarePants" has swept to the top of the ratings on Chinese state broadcaster CCTV's Kids Channel. The quirky toon


February 16th, 2009 at 5:05 pm

421 broadcast TV stations to go all digtal on February 17

From Broadcasting & Cable: The FCC released its latest DTV figures Monday, and 421 stations will terminate their analog signals as of


February 16th, 2009 at 4:45 pm

Welcome to (part of) the future of television advertising

Defamer takes 30 Rock to task for all its product placement, including the recent bout of everyone having an iPhone, but we've


February 16th, 2009 at 1:42 pm

NBA All-Star Game averages 6.9 million viewers on TNT, up 8% vs. 2008

from MultiChannel News: TNT's exclusive coverage of the 2009 NBA All-Star Game Sunday night from Phoenix was watched by some 6.85 million


February 16th, 2009 at 9:43 am

Sunday Ratings: Desperate Housewives leads a slow Sunday

CBS won the night in terms of total viewers, and ABC won the 18-49 demo. Desperate Housewives was the night's most-watched show,


February 16th, 2009 at 12:19 am

The New York Times on The Bachelor's ratings revival

from The New York Times: A few television seasons ago Mike Fleiss, creator and producer of "The Bachelor," believed the show was


February 15th, 2009 at 10:15 pm

Dollhouse now #2 most-downloaded TV show on Apple's iTunes

As of Monday, February 16 at noon pacific time, Dollhouse was still the #2 most-downloaded TV episode on iTunes[...]


February 15th, 2009 at 9:42 pm

Friday night strategy: Dollhouse, Flashpoint or...Supernanny?

TV Week's Sergio Ibarra has a good article up on the Friday night landscape and how different broadcast networks are approaching it. 

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