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BreakingNews Introduces Smart TV News Ticker The startup makes its first foray into Web television

Obsessive news fiends had reason to rejoice Tuesday (April 17) afternoon as BreakingNews announced the launch of its new TV app, which will be coming to Internet-connected Samsung televisions. The premise…

April 18, 2012, 12:23 PM EDT

Pew Survey Shows Technology Outpacing News One in four now get news from mobile devices

With more than a quarter of Americans getting their news from mobile devices, adapting to digital platforms is more crucial than ever for news organizations. But according to the 2012…

March 19, 2012, 12:01 AM EDT

Neil Cavuto Wants Your Business Despite soft ratings, the svp of Fox Business Network and FNC remains confident he can best rivals

Neil Cavuto is in a unique position. As senior vice president for Fox News Channel and its ratings-challenged sibling network, Fox Business Network, Cavuto is in a position to see…

February 7, 2012, 6:29 AM EST

News Nets Embrace Tech Fox News teams with Google, Xbox for a younger appeal

Fox News Channel is looking to get more tech-savvy.  If you've watched the network's election coverage in recent weeks, you might have noticed that, beginning with the Iowa Caucuses and appearing…

January 13, 2012, 11:26 AM EST

Broadcast News Rebounds in 2011 Ratings up across the board; NBC remains top dog

NBC in 2011 extended its winning streak in the nightly news race to four years, as NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams averaged 8.76 million total viewers, easily outpacing the…

January 5, 2012, 3:16 PM EST

What Can We Expect From CNN's Caucuses Coverage? No holograms, but a few new gadgets

In CNN’s ongoing effort to prove that it is by no means a network of Luddites, the channel is planning to unveil a host of new gizmos for its caucuses…

January 3, 2012, 6:24 PM EST

After Reshuffling Schedule, CNN Sees Ratings Lift Numbers an improvement from disastrous 2010

After a bleak 2010, CNN has seen an improvement in its ratings. For the year (as of mid-December), prime-time viewership is up 18 percent (with an average total viewership of…

December 15, 2011, 5:53 PM EST

National Crises and Reality TV Aspect Boost Debate Ratings This year's primary debates see huge gains

If you thought that this year’s Republican debates seemed to be getting more buzz than ever before, you’d be right. Consider this: Fox’s New Hampshire Republican primary debate in September…

October 17, 2011, 10:39 AM EDT

Current TV Adds Granholm Show After Olbermann And Al Gore may appear more frequently on network

Current TV is rounding out its prime-time slate with the announcement that former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm will host a new show called The War Room With Jennifer Granholm.  The…

October 12, 2011, 3:40 PM EDT

MSNBC Ratings Down Since Olbermann's Departure CNN edging in on No. 2 spot

Things aren’t looking good for MSNBC, which is apparently on the precipice of falling back into third place among cable news networks, The New York Times reported today. And according…

September 27, 2011, 12:02 PM EDT