Topic: Cnn

CNN Nabs Bloomberg Video Exec

Chris Berend aims to bridge TV and Web efforts

CNN has snatched up Bloomberg's digital video czar. Starting on Dec. 2, Chris Berend lands at CNN as the company's new vp of digital video development. Berend was most recently head of…

Anthony Bourdain Is Super Pissed at Travel Channel Over Cadillac Footage

Implied endorsement riles up chef

He was leaving anyway. But Anthony Bourdain's eight years with the Travel Channel are ending on a sour note after the celebrity chef noticed, while watching the final episodes of…

CNN Ad Fail: Did Bin Laden Have Life Insurance?

Given America's understandably harsh opinion of Osama bin Laden, this CNN ad fail was probably intentional. But actually, it's almost a kind sentiment, reminding us that, yes, even trust-fund scumbags…

Cable News Online Records Safe

Osama vidstreams soared, but not past Japan quake

Yesterday's big news also, predictably, made for a good news day at some of American's cable news networks. Between the time when the Bin Laden story first broke yesterday evening and…

Piers Morgan, dog-eat-dog celeb interviewer

CNN is betting a lot on Piers Morgan, whom the network has installed on Larry King's old throne. The company's PR department bombards me with a half…