Tim Baysinger


How Bill Simmons’ The Ringer Will Be More Than Just ‘Grantland 2.0’

Typically, Bill Simmons writing about the impending free agency of an NBA superstar wouldn't garner any more attention than any other column in the popular sportswriter's arsenal.

CafeMedia Is Taking On ‘the BuzzFeeds and the Voxes’ With Its Mobile-First Video Push

After launching two new properties in the past year, Vivala and Revelist, CafeMedia is looking to challenge some of the bigger players in the digital media space. "We see ourselves in that group with the BuzzFeeds and the Voxes," said Andrew Shue, the former Melrose Place actor and co-founder of CafeMedia.

Here Are the Top Reality TV Shows in Every State

This year, Bravo extended its Real Housewives franchise to Dallas and Potomac, Md., and according to Google Trends data it may know where to take the show's 10th installment: New Orleans or maybe even Baton Rouge. This is just one of many bits of data that CableTV.com found after analyzing Google Trends data to figure out a state-by-state look at the top reality TV shows.

What Makes This Year’s NBA Finals Rematch So TV Friendly?

Ever since last June, when Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors were celebrating the franchise's first title in 40 years on the home court of their vanquished opponent, the Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA fans—and more than a few TV and league executives—have been hoping for a rematch.

What Lies Ahead for Gawker Now that a Tech Billionaire Is Bankrolling Lawsuits Against It?

If you thought the Gawker saga would slow down as we creep closer to Memorial Day weekend, you thought wrong.

Judge Denies Motion for New Gawker-Hulk Hogan Trial Following Peter Thiel Bombshell

Gawker was just handed another loss in court this afternoon, when a Florida state court judge upheld the jury verdict rendered two months ago in the lawsuit from Hulk Hogan.

Supporters of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Both Loved a Canceled NBC Drama

We finally found something that supporters of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton can actually agree on, and it's a canceled NBC drama.

How TV Networks Battled Back This Week Against Bold Claims by Digital Companies

"Is television dead?" During Turner's upfront presentation on Wednesday, truTV host Billy Eichner called that a silly question, adding, "It's so stupid. That's more stupid than not giving Samantha Bee The Daily Show."

Turner’s Upfront Features a Drone, a Wolf and a Plea From Samantha Bee

Turner's upfront presentation this morning became the first to feature a drone and a Wolf.

Turner Is Opening a Branded Content Studio With Conan O’Brien’s Team Coco

Turner's upfront presentation will kick off later this morning at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, but the media company, which like NBC, holds one showcase for all of its brands, gave a peek at what it will tell ad buyers.