Topic: Tv

Angry Birds Video Series Launching This Week on TVs, in Apps Rovio has nabbed ads from Activision, Paramount, Sony, BlackBerry

For those considering Rovio to be simply that Finnish company behind the Angry Birds mobile games, stop that right now. Rovio has been positioning itself as an entertainment company on…

March 11, 2013, 10:00 AM EDT

Voice: One Screen to Rule Them All Intimately bonded with their smartphones, consumers shape the mobile future ahead of marketers

More than six decades ago, television started life as the first screen because it was the only screen. When I grew up, we had one TV with a few channels.…

February 13, 2013, 6:28 AM EST

Jeff Zucker Reportedly Chosen to Head CNN Former NBCUniversal chief exec would replace Jim Walton

In perhaps the worst-kept secret in television since "Letterman dislikes Leno," Jeff Zucker, former head of NBCUniversal, has reportedly been picked to head up CNN in the wake of Jim…

November 27, 2012, 8:21 PM EST

10 Thanksgiving Episodes: Not a Turkey Among Them Everything else is just gravy

Thanksgiving is a time for reflection, for gratitude, for football and for marathoning the James Bond movies. It's also a time when the braver TV writers try paying tribute to…

November 21, 2012, 12:40 PM EST

Perspective: Hide That Thing Ever since the first TV debuted 73 years ago, TV brands have been trying to make it disappear

When Americans got their initial look at the first commercially available television set at the 1939 World’s Fair in New York, the eerie, bluish screen glowing before them measured 5…

October 10, 2012, 6:43 AM EDT

Microsoft Nabs More Partners for Xbox TV Ads ESPN, CBS among the growing list of partners selling 30s within Xbox Live apps

Microsoft is looking to build upon its impressive lead on the interactive TV front, an area where the software giant has seemingly outmaneuvered rival Google. To that end, Microsoft announced a…

April 24, 2012, 1:31 PM EDT

TV Mash: Mid-Season Replacements 2012 Everything you need to know about the new shows in 90 seconds

TV Mash: Mid-Season Replacements 2012

January 18, 2012, 4:07 PM EST

TBS "Funniest Commercials of the Year: 2011" AdFreak's annual round up of the funniest ads of the year

TBS "Funniest Commercials of the Year: 2011"

December 15, 2011, 5:29 PM EST

Yahoo Snaps Up Social TV Service IntoNow Reports have 12-week-old company worth as much as $30 million

Even for an industry known for its light-speed mergers, Yahoo's acquisition of social TV service IntoNow was near record breaking. The announcement of the deal came only three months after…

April 26, 2011, 6:43 AM EDT