Friday, November 28, 2008
  • New Broadcast Shows Fail To Deliver

    How well are new network shows going this year? Not as well as 2007, or 2006. Broadcast erosion continues to plague the industry--and nowhere … Read the whole story

  • Diane Mermigas Off This Week

    Diane Mermigas will return next week. Read the whole story

  • Branded Entertainment Deals Seek Proactive Metrics

    The cancellation of the product-placement-fueled action series "My Own Worst Enemy" should trigger broadcasters and advertisers to seek additional metrics and options for "make … Read the whole story

  • Katz Picks Up CBS Radio, Entercom

    The demise of bankrupt radio sales rep firm Interep is complete. CBS Radio and Entercom, its last sizeable clients, have signed deals with competitor … Read the whole story

  • Brandtique: 'Friday Night Lights,' Vaseline

    This fall, DirecTV has been offering a season of NBC drama "Friday Night Lights" with no ads. It does, however, have a sponsor and … Read the whole story

  • Hot TV: Dish Launches Pasiones, All-Telenovela Network

    Dish Network, the satellite operator with nearly 14 million subscribers, has launched a DishMexico package of some 50 channels designed to appeal to a … Read the whole story

  • NBA, Globetrotters Shoot For Global Strategy

    The NBA and the Harlem Globetrotters are making the team the unofficial basketball ambassador to the world. The NBA will help plan, promote, and … Read the whole story

  • 'Dance' Fever: ABC Wins November Sweeps

    With one night to go, ABC all but wrapped up a November sweeps win among 18-49 viewers with a big performance from its strong … Read the whole story

  • Mag Bag: Industry Honors Stewart, Moore

    While no one questions their accomplishments, the timing is terrible. This week, the Magazine Publishers of America and the American Society of Magazine Editors … Read the whole story