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Comcast Won't Promote Policy Positions in Super Bowl

Comcast won't use the Super Bowl mega-megaphone, being wielded by Comcast-owned NBC on Feb. 1, to pr... More

Drawing The Line

Terrorists may have succeeded in gunning down journalists --several of them cartoonists-- working

Swagalicious SAG

The Screen Actors Guild Awards holiday auction closes Sunday, Dec. 14, at 6 p.m., so anyone looking

Translation Please More Translation Please →

Kooky Stuff Makes Scene At CES

The International CES, a sensory overload sprawling across 2 million square feet (that’s 35 footba... More

As I Was Saying More As I Was Saying →

SymbolShifters Embeds Codes in Video Streams for Interactivity on Older DTV Receivers

  SymbolShifters, a technology that embeds scannable icons (SI), also known as "Quick Respon... More

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Local Cable Advertisers Rushed Into CFP Championship Game

The rise in local cable advertising demand we identified over the past two college bowl seasons was ... More

War: The Afterparty

I’m sitting cross-legged in the Wazir Akbar Khan mosque with Afghanistan’s leading Islamic schol

Mixed Signals More Mixed Signals →

Roamio, TabletTV, and Dish's 'Griddle,' Join Sling and The Disruptors

  The top headline above deals with video services and in-home consumer devices.   ... More

Some 10 O'Clock Show Reviews

A few previews of shows I recommend early on this week:   Longmire, A&E, series 3 pre... More

On The Money More On The Money →

Comcast's Juggling Act

  Comcast’s proposed new structure for the company post-TWC merger doesn’t really pose m... More

Picture This More Picture This →

OTT Turbulence

  Syfy later this summer will debut the third installment of its Sharknado original horror f... More

Reynolds Rap More Reynolds Rap →

NBA's 4K Telecast: Spectacular Views from London

The grain of the hardwood floor was in pristine stain. One could easily discern the rotation of the ... More

The Bauminator More The Bauminator →

VUDU Lights Up ‘Spark’ Streaming Stick

Walmart is nearing the launch of has launched the Spark, an HDMI-connected TV streaming st... More

Google Bets On SpaceX

Elon Musk’s Space Explorations Technologies confirmed Tuesday that it has raised $1 billion in a r

Squee! BBC America's The Musketeers

Television Critics Association, Beverly Hills - Well, this could be great fun… BBC Americ... More

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Honorable Mentions

TV viewers looking for some strong female-driven dramas have two terrific new options this summer, o... More

Cable Needs A Tailwind

  You would be hard pressed to find a better performing category of stocks than cable –


When the 108-year-old hickory tree came crashing through our family room on Monday night, the hou

Kids of Summer

Sometimes you can win a game just by letting your competitor make mistakes.Our cover story this we

Capacity Observations

DENVER — Capacity. It’s always a hot ticket at tech-fests, like the 2014 Society of Cable Teleco... More