The E.W. Scripps Co., which owns 19 local TV stations and newspapers in 13 markets, has acquired digital-video news provider Newsy for $35 million as part of its strategy to build a national brand…
“RightThisMinute,” a broadcast strip devoted to viral news of the web, has expanded its national reach to 85% of the country. Syndie show has recently added markets including Portland, Pittsburgh…
The station marketplace is morphing into mega groups as owners seek economies of scale.
MGM TV has inked a deal to handle national syndication of the daytime syndie strip "RightThisMinute.com," a roundup of top web videos.
As TV networks look for more ways to keep viewers from switching channels, they're looking to their talent to embrace the second screen and chat with fans.
The history of mobile television has been rocky at best.
Tribune Co. is finally nearing the finish line of its bankruptcy proceedings, one of the longest and most contentious for a media company, and now industry players are wondering where that leaves its…
A broad consortium of TV station groups have banded together for what may be the most ambitious effort yet to establish a dominant brand in the sprawling social-TV space.
ValueVision Intl. Inc. has extended the expiration of its tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of National Media Corp. to midnight EDT Friday.
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