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That was quick. Tribune Co.'s new topper Peter Liguori is making good on his vow to beef up the company's TV assets, particularly its WGN America cable channel.
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The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned the FCC's ruling that Comcast unfairly placed Tennis Channel on less desirable cable system tiers from other sports channels in which Comcast has a…
Like a bad first date, “Newlyweds: The First Year” begins with promise and anticipation, before rapidly descending into “Check, please” mode. While the challenges of marriage should be fertile Bravo…
Adobe Systems is using Apple's streaming-media protocol as the de facto standard in its Primetime video-publishing system — putting its own technology on the back burner — in acknowledgement of Apple…
If Ricky Gervais gave the Golden Globes unexpected sizzle with his thumb-in-the-eye host treatment of the room, pairing Tina Fey and Amy Poehler as hosts felt considerably safer -- an attempt to cash…
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