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For Soothing Relief, Dr. Oz Loves iPad Apps And for medical advice, he turns to AskMD

Specs Who Dr. Mehmet Oz Age 53 Accomplishments Cardiac surgeon and professor at Columbia University; host of The Dr. Oz Show; author; founder of Dr. Oz The Good Life magazine (May/June issue is…

May 22, 2014, 11:14 PM EDT

Here Is Your First Look at the New Disney Channel Logo Ding dong, the box is gone

The Disney Channel isn't exactly rebranding, but it is changing its logo and its network IDs to reflect a new, less boxy look that is going live on most of…

May 22, 2014, 1:21 PM EDT

Listening to Beyoncé? Facebook Has an Ad for You The fine line between social sharing and eavesdropping

You've long suspected that Facebook was listening to you—now we know it definitely will be. With your permission, of course. The social network appears to be preparing to serve ads…

May 21, 2014, 6:17 PM EDT

Why AMC Wants You to Watch the Whole First Episode of Halt & Catch Fire Early on Tumblr Show premieres June 1 on cable

If AMC's corporate strategy has embraced a single ethos over the last few years, it's that more people watching is better, period. So it's probably not a surprise that the…

May 20, 2014, 12:44 PM EDT

5 Time Slot Brawls to Watch This Fall Plus, Spanish-language nets serve up new music competition shows

With radically altered prime-time lineups at ABC and Fox, football on Thursday at CBS, and an NBC slate without its Thursday comedy block, the season is shaping up to be…

May 18, 2014, 9:25 PM EDT

Jackie de Crinis Returns From Paradise to Take On USA’s Wider Development Mission Goes well beyond original scripted dramas

   Specs Who Jackie de Crinis New gig Evp, original programming, USA Network  Old gig Senior programming executive, USA Network Age 49  In a recent interview with Adweek, chairman of NBCU Cable Entertainment Bonnie Hammer said USA Network…

May 18, 2014, 9:19 PM EDT

Turner Upfront Slate Tries for Younger Viewers, Even Male/Female Split Deal with Comcast includes dynamic ads

Without Steve Koonin at the helm for the first time in years, Turner is giving the floor to head of programming Michael Wright this morning. The networks are shifting focus,…

May 14, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT

AT&T in Talks to Acquire DirecTV $50 billion deal could close within weeks

DirecTV and AT&T are in talks to merge, with AT&T taking a stake in the smaller company in a deal composed of both cash and shares, according to multiple reports. Stock…

May 12, 2014, 7:38 PM EDT

You Can Now Buy the Bug on Adult Swim New slate includes shows from Jack McBrayer, WorldStarHipHop

One of the things Adult Swim will be selling its advertisers in 2014 is the little company logo in the corner of the screen, which (until now) has simply read…

May 12, 2014, 1:23 PM EDT

A+E Nets' New Lifestyle Channel Is Using Recognizable Stars to Take on Scripps FYI will also use homegrown talent

Its nickname is the Little Bread Corvette, and it’s an edible car, though it might not be appetizing to anyone other than the quirky characters behind the YouTube megahit videos,…

May 12, 2014, 6:22 AM EDT

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