Johnny Carson, who helmed The Tonight Show from 1962-1992, offered in-show product endorsements, as did sidekick and announcer Ed McMahon, throughout many of the show's early years. Now, thanks to Veritone, archival and licensing of these clips, in addition to guest appearances, is possible.
The MVPD-distributed home of the New York Yankees and Brooklyn Nets play-by-play coverage and associated shoulder programming could soon wind up in the hands of a group of investors that includes the company that won't be building its "HQ2" second quarters in Long Island City -- and a company that won't soon be merging with Tribune Media.
With increasing media fragmentation, understanding audiences is essential to determining effective content distribution strategies. Nielsen’s first quarterly Content Ratings Benchmarks report explores how audiences are connecting, on average, with video content across live TV, DVR, VOD and digital platforms.
With minutes remaining in the trading week, Sinclair Broadcast Group shares were off 1.2% to $43.57. Still, that's not much to cry over. Sinclair has only grown in value since the start of 2019, and is one of the best-performing media stocks of Q1, RBR+TVBR analysis shows.
On April 5, the FCC gave its blessing to Cordillera Communications' sale of 15 of its 16 stations to The E.W. Scripps Co. and its NBC affiliate in Tucson to Quincy Media. May 1 saw one of those deals formally close.
G.research will host its 11th Annual Entertainment & Broadcasting Conference on June 6 in New York City. This research meeting will feature presentations by senior management of three broadcast TV companies, in addition to the nation's top entertainment companies.
A group of 25 rural broadband advocates has joined Connect Americans Now in filing comments urging the FCC to open a Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (FNPRM) that facilitates the development and deployment of TV White Spaces (TVWS) technology.
China International Television Corporation (CITVC), the international business division of China Media Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation with the National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) U.S.-based global content association and professional membership organization.
Nexstar Media Group's Board of Directors on Friday declared a quarterly cash dividend. How does one receive it? They must be shareholders of record as of August 9.
The largest pay-TV providers in the U.S. – representing about 93% of the market – lost a whole lot of net video subscribers in Q2. And, the year-over-year increase in cord-cutters is a bit startling, new data from Leichtman Research Group show. Should broadcast TV worry?
A noncommercial religious station that serves as the Daystar affiliate for the Spokane DMA got in hot water of its own for the pre-emption of "Core Programming." It's paying a civil penalty to absolve itself of its sin.
Don't think retrans "blackouts" or tough new agreements matter for MVPDs? When disruptions in service or high bill problems occur without proactive communication, service satisfaction declines among residential wireline customers, a new J.D. Power study finds.
Subscription video on demand (SVOD) services such as Netflix are proliferating around the world. While that's not necessarily a negative for broadcast and cable TV in all countries, its growth has been particularly troublesome on a domestic level, GroupM analyst Brian Wieser notes in a new report.
It may not have Tribune Media, but it does have a big array of regional sports networks to give it the revenue boost and long-term growth it seeks. With that said, Sinclair Broadcast Group shares dipped by more than 2% on Wednesday in reaction to the company's Q3 earnings results.
In last week’s Media Monitors TV Spot Ten report, Boost Mobile was No. 1 again. Where were the other wireless companies?