LAS VEGAS FCC commissioner Robert McDowell, speaking in a panel discussion at the NAB Show on Tuesday, called for an end to the rule banning cross-ownership of newspapers and broadcast stations.
In the runup to his 3D TV pitch at the NAB Show, James Cameron called on movie audiences to become more vocal about the quality of 3D they're seeing at theaters.
James Cameron and Vince Pace returned to the NAB Show Monday with some new stories to tell about their work on last month's record-breaking deep ocean dive and the success of their 3D movies, but…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
$2.6 billion in election TV ad spending spells stimulus for broadcasters.
"The great thing about this year's NAB is there's finally something to get excited about," one tech publicist told me during this week's Vegas confab.
Fox and its affiliates faced off over retransmission consent fees during a closed-door meeting at the National Assn. of Broadcasters conference in Las Vegas.
CBS Corp. topper Leslie Moonves and National Assn. of Broadcasters CEO Gordon Smith cited changing technology as the main threat to broadcasting in its current form in Tuesday's keynote event at the…
Pushing back against doubts that there even is a looming crisis in the availability of spectrum, FCC chairman Julius Genachowski warned broadcasters that delaying action will lead to "severe" costs…