The dean of cable-industry soothsayers predicted Wednesday that after a record 14% plunge in ad revenues in 2001-02, the broadcast and cable networks will together average a modest 5% gain in 2002-03…
Now that the Federal Communications Commission has given NBC the greenlight to acquire Spanish-lingo network Telemundo, the combo has drawn up plans to divest one of its Los Angeles TV stations.
New York PBS affiliate Thirteen/WNET announced Wednesday that ex-ITN anchor Daljit Dhaliwal and former assistant secretary of state James P. Rubin will host a new doc series, "Wide Angle."
"Lethal Weapon" helmer Richard Donner is gunning for the gameshow arena, pacting with Stone Stanley Entertainment (ABC's "The Mole") to create "The Real Deal."
It'll be slow-going for the rollout of interactive TV services in the U.S. for some time,
Concerned that station management's rush to mine new revenue streams will jeopardize newsroom integrity, the Radio-Television News Directors Assn. on Tuesday released a set of 10 guidelines to help…
EchoStar said Tuesday it has met with dozens of TV station owners interested in being carried by the giant satcaster during the broadcasters' annual show here.
Federal Communications Commission chair Michael Powell hit the jackpot Tuesday as the electronics biz reversed itself and embraced the regulator's voluntary plan to begin equipping television sets…