Breaking up is hard to do, especially when bidding adieu to the addictive yarn that is "Breaking Bad." To help cushion the blow leading up to the Sept. 29 series finale, network AMC will air a…
Music video service Vevo, which is one of YouTube’s top content suppliers, will not be allowing users to watch its videos through YouTube’s mobile apps if they’re not connected to the Internet. A…
Indi.com and Adopt the Arts' Peace Through Music Gala was a charitable event turned rock show, with performances from Guns N' Roses’ Matt Sorum and Slash and Macy Gray at the Loews Hollywood Hotel…
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Cable news nets continued their marathon coverage of the George Zimmerman trial Sunday morning, after Zimmerman’s “not guilty” verdict arrived around 10 p.m. EST Saturday night, leaving many nets to…
Folk singer Richie Havens, perhaps best known for his marathon opening set at Woodstock, died on Monday in New Jersey after suffering a heart attack in his home. He was 72. A Brooklyn native, Havens…
There has been a lot of bad, premature, jump-the-gun, alarmist, report-first-sort-out-the-damage-later reporting in the few days since the bomb blasts that rocked the Boston Marathon.
Marathon Media has tapped Eryk Casemiro as chief creative officer of its tyke division. Casemiro will report to Vincent Chalvon-Demersay and David Michel, CEO and managing director of Marathon Media…
Artists like the Who, James Taylor and the B-52s have turned to the Public Broadcasting System to boost their profile, and vice versa.
Monday's Boston Marathon was so surprising and horrific to the American public that CBS, ABC and NBC all expanded their nightly newscasts from the usual half an hour – no mean feat after spending…
This has been the issue from time immemorial -- TV's great strength (immediacy) and glaring weakness (images without context). TV news operates in these situations without a net, without an editor.