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US TV Networks Seek to Grow By Expanding Internationally Reach is integral to their bottom lines

On the eve of network TV executives’ annual pilgrimage this week to Cannes, France, for the global programming bazaar known as Mipcom, Viacom announced last Wednesday it will launch men’s…

October 12, 2014, 9:05 PM EDT

Programmers Are Frustrated by a Lack of Netflix Metrics Dearth of viewership data ‘runs counter’ to industry standards

When Breaking Bad scored three Emmy wins last fall, its showrunner, Vince Gilligan, credited Netflix for his show’s longevity and for heightening its popularity. Similarly, program execs in general have…

June 29, 2014, 7:52 PM EDT

Binge Viewing, Cord Cutting and Streaming Platforms Are All the Rage at NATPE ‘The syndicated model is broken’

Some hot issues are sure to be addressed at the annual National Association of Television Program Executives gathering this week in Miami—among them, cord cutting, binge viewing, social media and…

January 26, 2014, 8:52 PM EST

Ad Agencies Flock to MIPCOM in Search of Branded Content The face of the global programming bazaar keeps changing

Jeffrey Schlesinger, president of Warner Bros. Worldwide Television, first noticed the changing vibe at MIPCOM a few years back. The global programming bazaar held every fall in Cannes, France, had…

September 29, 2013, 10:20 PM EDT

Hispanic Networks: Ready for Prime Time

Like a beautiful, bodice-ripped starlet chewing up the scenery on a telenovela, television’s top two major Hispanic networks plan to draw extra attention in this year’s upfront marketplace. That’s a…

May 31, 2010, 12:00 AM EDT

TV Stations Hit $1 Bil. in '08 Online Ads

NEW YORK Broadcast TV stations reached the $1 billion revenue mark in online advertising sales for the first time in 2008, a 36 percent rise over 2007. And while in…

April 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT

Borrell: TV Stations Hit $1 Bil. in '08 for Online Advertising

Broadcast TV stations reached the $1 billion revenue mark for online advertising sales for the first time in 2008, a 36 percent rise over 2007. And while in the majority…

April 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT

The Clutter Busters

The gremlin of the media business, clutter, has grown exponentially, particularly in media that are under greater pressure to meet or exceed revenue goals in a recessionary environment. Wisely, many…

March 2, 2009, 12:00 AM EST

Cable Holds the Line

"Who cares what happens in vegas! Party like you've never partied before!"intones John O'Hurley of Dancing With the Stars fame. People jump with joy; confetti streams down around them as…

May 5, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT