In just five years, 3 billion people will watch content on mobile devices, according to figures presented by Endemol U.K.'s chief creative officer, Peter Bazalgette, as he kicked off Mipcom's Mobile…
The three rookie firstrun strips experienced a number of preemptions in their fourth week. The Jewish high holidays, starting with Rosh Hashanah, the start of the baseball playoffs and President…
Program makers will increasingly have to cater to "snackers" -- mobile TV watchers whose average viewing span is three to five minutes. So predicts Ray Derenzo, VP of business development for MobiTV.
CBS' "60 Minutes" will air with a single advertiser, Philips, Sunday in a deal that will cut in half the time taken by ads in a normal broadcast. Under the deal, a first in the newsmag's 37-year…
French paybox Canal Plus unveiled its new video-on-demand service for mobile phones, launched in conjunction with telco Orange as part of a concerted push into new media, at the Mipcom TV mart…
On a night when Fox aired repeats of its dramas because there was no baseball game, the other major nets all had reason to cheer. CBS' "NCIS," NBC's "My Name is Earl" and ABC's "Commander in Chief"…
CBS supremo Leslie Moonves was greeted with good news on his arrival in windswept Cannes Tuesday, with the confirmation that CBS Paramount Intl. Television has found a new U.K. home for "The Oprah…
FremantleMedia has signed an exclusive output deal with Daisy Goodwin's London-based production company Silver River to distribute the latter's domestically produced shows and formats outside of the…
Disney has just inked a deal with Korean broadcaster KBS for its drama series "Grey's Anatomy." Station already airs Disney's dramas "Desperate Housewives" and "Lost."
National Geographic's Digital Media Group has launched a short-form production unit to create video content specifically for the burgeoning broadband marketplace.
EchoStar has been doing some international networking. The satcaster has inked a deal with Korean Broadcasting Systems to air the entire net on its Dish Network in the U.S.