Topic: AccuWeather

Former DISH Executive Takes the Reins at The Weather Channel

Tasked with overseeing a new, 'fully integrated' TV group

The Weather Company is shaking up its management ranks and bringing in former DISH Network executive Dave Shull to operate a "newly formed, fully integrated division" called The Weather Channel…

DirecTV Demands 20 Percent Rate Cut, Then Drops The Weather Channel

Satellite provider plays hardball

With more and more people getting the weather through their phones and computers, DirecTV has decided that The Weather Channel is no longer a worthwhile investment and has dropped the…

Time Inc. and Sprint Team Up to Conquer Mobile Ads

Marrying content with targeting

Mobile advertising has lagged consumer behavior, but now Time Inc. and Sprint have struck a wide-ranging deal to crack the burgeoning market. The deal lets the No. 1 U.S. magazine publisher…

Microsoft Rolls Out Windows 8 Ads

Four unique in-app ad treatments for brands like Jeep, Paramount, Delta

Microsoft’s goals with Windows 8 and its Surface tablet are nothing if not lofty. The company wants to reboot computing, provide a serious challenge to Apple and, oh, revolutionize digital…