The FCC’s webpage went dark on Tuesday, film permitting by the National Park Service was on hold and hearings on Capitol Hill were either postponed or cancelled on the first day of the government…
In one of those strange twists TV tends to produce, Nickelodeon and ABC have churned out almost exactly the same sitcom within a week of each other, only with different titles and racial make-ups…
Maxim Magazine may be headed to television. The men’s magazine has been sold to a media group led by Calvin Darden, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The Darden Media Group aims to…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Not many things can unite Broadway and non-profit theaters with major league sports and mega-churches. But they're all part of the posse that has banded together for "Pardon the Interruption," a…
The station marketplace is morphing into mega groups as owners seek economies of scale.
Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia is predicting an audience and policymakers backlash if broadcasters make good on threats to pull programming off free-to-air TV channels because of his company's Internet…
The sales bounty is coming as the government embarks on an ambitious but untested plan to entice flailing stations to put their spectrum up for auction.
Broadcasters are warning that the complexities involved in rejiggering the channel lineup to prepare for a wireless future should not be rushed, suggesting that the FCC's 2014 timetable for…
In his appreciative introduction of FCC chairman Julius Genachowski at the Consumer Electronics Show Wednesday, Consumer Electronics Assn. topper Gary Shapiro dubbed Genachowski "the Spectrum…
Dish Network shares rose in early trading Wednesday after the FCC on Tuesday night formally cleared it to use spectrum for a terrestrial cellphone network, a move that could transform the satcaster…
"The future is purchased by the present," Samuel Johnson wrote in 1751, when he was a struggling writer working on the dictionary that would make him a literary legend.