One week in, and the Peacock is pumped. A vibrant “Voice” and a strong start for James Spader drama “The Blacklist” keyed NBC during premiere week, as the net prevailed in key demos to start the…
Viewership of ABC’s new series “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” has soared above the 20-million viewer mark, according to the network. After bowing with 12.1 million viewers in Nielsen’s “live plus…
An federal appellate panel on Tuesday raised questions of just how different Dish Network’s automatic ad-skipping feature, AutoHop, and nightly recording PrimeTime Anytime were from a regular DVR, as…
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There's binge watching and then there's never watching at all. A new study by Motorola Mobility claims that 41% of the content recorded on DVRs in the United States is never watched and deleted…
Dish Network is pushing back against Fox’s recent claim that its Hopper DVR violates copyright because it uses Slingbox technology, noting in a court filing late on Friday that the network waited…
At a time when DVRs and Web streaming on VOD are upending primetime viewing patterns, CBS has flexed impressive muscle in bringing auds to the live telecasts of its top shows.
In an appeal to a federal judge's ruling, Fox Broadcasting says it is not "crying wolf" about the potential disruption to the broadcast business that may come from Dish Network's DVR-like feature…
While the amount of time-shifting by viewers is at record levels this fall, it's even more pronounced in the nation's biggest cities.
The 2012-13 season is still young, but network execs and media buyers are gearing up for what could be an arduous upfront advertising sales derby next summer.
Politicians and network TV executives currently face a similar dilemma. Both appear reluctant to broach an uncomfortable subject with the public -- namely, asking them to make certain sacrifices for…
Dramas are the big drivers of primetime viewership, time-shifting and advertising spending, according to a new Nielsen study.