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February 23rd, 2009 at 10:11 am

Online video viewing having negligible impact on television viewing

from Chris Albrecht at NewTeeVee: Television is still king, despite gains being made online. That's according to two separate research reports released


February 23rd, 2009 at 9:19 am

Sunday Ratings: Academy Awards Up 13% From Last Year's Record Low

The 81st Academy Awards show managed to bounce 13% above its record low viewership of just over 32 million last year,


February 23rd, 2009 at 8:02 am

NBC Asks $425K For 'ER' Finale Ads

NBC is asking $425,000 for a 30-second spot during the "ER" finale, reports B&C. The medical drama has been on air for


February 22nd, 2009 at 11:43 pm

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles won't be back next fall

For many of our readers this was already a foregone conclusion, but this post is for everyone else. Though two data points


February 22nd, 2009 at 7:20 pm

MTV searches for its Nielsen ratings mojo

Broadcasting & Cable's cover story this week is on MTV and its strategy around improving Nielsen ratings, which will include trying to


February 22nd, 2009 at 6:07 pm

CNBC takes advantage of reporter Rick Santelli's on-air rant

from our pal Brian Stelter in an article that will be in  Monday's New York Times: Once Upon A Time, cable channels


February 22nd, 2009 at 5:45 pm

Friday Night Smackdown! is lone survivor in change of MyNetwork TV biz model

from Media Week: Earlier this month, MyNetworkTV assured World Wrestling Entertainment fans that SmackDown would survive a restructuring of the channel’s business


February 22nd, 2009 at 5:37 pm

Oscar coverage. We're not live blogging it but everyone else is!

We're not live blogging the Acadmey Awards, but it seems like everyone else is.  Variety is (link on home page) and they

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