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2009-05-15 10:13:00

Proprietary Metrics System Evaluates TV Program Values Across Three Tiers - Audience Delivery, Involvement and Advocacy Media Buying and Strategy Agency Finds American Idol Still King of All Media; Comedies, Politics, Sci-Fi Gain Mojo NEW YORK, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As the TV industry reacts to a seismic shift in people's viewing behavior ahead of next week's broadcast Upfronts, media buying and strategy agency Optimedia US (www.optimedia-us.com) today released Content Power Ratings 2.0,...

2009-05-13 09:49:00

NEWBURGH, N.Y., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mount Saint Mary College will hold its 46th annual commencement ceremony at 1 p.m., May 16, outdoors under a tent on Kaplan Field. Fr. Kevin E. Mackin, Mount president, will recognize 510 bachelor's degree candidates and 245 master's degree candidates. Jack Abernethy, CEO of FOX Television Stations, which includes the FOX Television Stations group and Twentieth Television, will deliver the commencement address. The Mount will confer the...

2009-05-11 12:54:00

Leading Women's Destination Named 'Favorite' and 'Most Trusted' Channel Among Women for Ninth Consecutive Year; Lifetime Voted Most 'Empowering' Women's Network for Seventh Straight Year LOS ANGELES, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifetime Television, the highest-rated women's network, has once again ranked as the leading television brand in an annual national survey measuring women's perceptions of cable and broadcast networks. The Network beat all other networks in three key categories of the...

2009-05-07 07:55:00

LOS ANGELES, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Retail and Home Video Essentials, business units of Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the Top 10 DVD sales and rentals for the prior week based on estimated consumer spending. According to the company's proprietary tracking services, the top ten selling DVDs and the top ten most rented motion pictures, per data collected for the week ending May 3, 2009 include: Rentrak Top 10 Selling DVDs* RANK TITLE...

2009-04-30 07:55:00

LOS ANGELES, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Retail and Home Video Essentials, business units of Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the Top 10 DVD sales and rentals for the prior week based on estimated consumer spending. According to the company's proprietary tracking services, the top ten selling DVDs and the top ten most rented motion pictures, per data collected for the week ending April 26, 2009 include: Rentrak Top 10 Selling DVDs* RANK...

2009-04-27 08:00:00

Aspiring TV writers again have a chance to win $25,000 and a development deal from FOX. This year, the winning script has the opportunity to be further developed and produced for FOX by contest partner Procter & Gamble Productions. NEW YORK, April 27, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) and Procter & Gamble Productions (PGP) have partnered with the New York Television Festival (NYTVF) today to announce the second annual FOX-NYTVF Comedy Script Contest. The contest...

2009-04-20 12:52:55

U.S. broadcaster Fox News said Monday it would reach into MySpace for citizen journalism reports that would be featured on its broadcasts. A new partnership between the two companies would allow give uReporters from MySpace the chance to upload reports that would have a chance to be featured on Fox News, the companies said in a joint statement. Fox News would control the editorial content it gleaned from the MySpace uReport community, the statement said. This synergy with Fox News reinforces...

2009-04-09 07:30:00

Nearly 60% of Programming in 8pm and 9pm Timeslots is Timeshifted, Eroding Live Viewing During 10pm Hour Employment, Finance and Automobile Commercials Rank Among Least Fast-Forwarded Brands ALVISO, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TiVo Inc. (Nasdaq: TIVO), the creator of and a leader in television services and advertising solutions for digital video recorders (DVRs), today announced that primetime programming which aired during the 8pm and 9pm timeslots in February experienced a...

2009-04-06 18:25:52

Fox News Channel has parted ways with its longtime entertainment columnist Roger Friedman, the U.S. cable operation announced Monday. EW.com said the move came after Friedman reviewed an unfinished copy of X-Men Origins: Wolverine that was leaked online last week. The film is being distributed by 20th Century Fox, which, like Fox News, is owned by News Corp. Fox News representatives and Roger Friedman met today and mutually agreed to part ways immediately, EW.com quoted Fox News as saying in...

2009-03-19 15:07:00

Focused on the Future: Top Cable and Network Execs Growing Business Relationships with Technology Leaders LOS ANGELES, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Future of Television West (www.televisionconference.com/west) to be held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles on March 24-25, 2009, will feature many of today's most progressive, forward thinking companies representing the ever-evolving television and video industries. As the television industry struggles with how to adapt to the digital...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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