Discovery Communications has invested in DogTV, a 24-hour cable and online channel aimed at entertaining and relaxing pooches. Really. The size of Discovery’s stake was not disclosed. DogTV said it…
A friend last week was appalled that I was not yet subscribing to DogTV, the 24-hour pay service that was daily pacifying his pooches. Didn't I understand the value of canine kitsch?
With negotiations remaining at a stalemate with DirecTV, the Pac-12 Networks has focused its energies on a new advertising campaign that aims to convince subscribers to the satellite distributor to…
Will pooch-loving DirecTV customers bite on this offer? DogTV — a 24-hour channel aimed at keeping hounds relaxed, happy and well-behaved — launched Thursday on DirecTV channel 354. It’s free to all…
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After denying rumors about her departure for months, Elisabeth Hasselbeck will officially be ankling ABC's "The View" for Fox News.
Release the hounds: DogTV — touted as the first TV network aimed at man's best friend — is a real 24-hour channel that will be unleashed on DirecTV starting Aug. 1. For the first two weeks of August…
When I grabbed the TV remote in my Las Vegas hotel room Wednesday night, I was surprised by how lightweight it was. A simple, sleek remote with the bare minimum buttons, it felt starkly different…
Univision scored a rare primetime victory over its English-language competitors last week, as a key soccer match combined with the net’s original telenovelas for a demo victory. The Spanish-language…
Al Jazeera’s Cairo offices were raided by security forces on Wednesday hours after the army overthrew Islamist President Mohamed Mursi. “Reports from our correspondents say this happened during a…
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