Tag: tv

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Facebook’s first earnings report matches expectations (LA Times) 2. Google unveils ‘ultrahigh-speed Internet network’  (NYT) 3. Revenues from social media sites to reach $16.9 billion in 2012, analysts say (SocialTimes) 4. Newsweek to launch live news broadcast next week (Politico) […] more »

by Chris Dorr

We have never really liked our local cable company. Over the years, many of us have wasted time waiting for the cable guy to show up to install or replace the box that doesn’t seem to work or been placed on eternal hold while customer service takes its sweet time. And to add insult to […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. A by-the-numbers take on Digg’s decline (The Atlantic) 2. Are TV and the cable bundle on the verge of death? (The Atlantic) 3. Why Groupon’s founder is working as a host at a Chicago restaurant (Businessweek) 4. “Likes” for Facebook […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. U.S. confidence in TV news hits all-time low, Gallup says (Politico) 2. ‘Hulu for magazines’ now available on iPad (Time) 3. Why The New York Times keeps its social media rules informal (Poynter) 4. Could media companies use crowdfunding to […] more »

by Chris Dorr

Our mass media ecosystem relies on a constant flow of money to sustain itself in its present form. This money comes from many directions, including but not limited to TV advertising revenue, basic and premium cable subscriber fees, and movie box-office receipts. This revenue is gathered by various gatekeepers, who take a cut and then […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. What Google could lose with the introduction of Apple Maps (Business Insider) 2. More than half of tablet users watch video on devices at least once a month (Multichannel News) 3. Twitter runs its first TV ad in Nascar race […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung 1. Twitter says it expects to generate at least $1 billion in sales in 2014 (Bloomberg) 2. A redesigned FourSquare is on its way (TechCrunch) 3. Can publishers wean loyal paper readers off their daily habit? (NYT) 4. 11 tips for […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Digital newspaper circulation increases 63 percent from a year ago (PaidContent) 2. Facebook now encourages users to share organ donor status on their pages (NYT) 3. Ownership of falling-bear photo snapped by student is settled (Poynter) 4. Are apps the […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Microsoft and Barnes & Noble team up in e-book venture for Windows (PaidContent) 2. Local TV stations must post data about political advertising online, FCC says (The Wrap TV) 3. Pass the popcorn: Spending on home entertainment on the rise […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Julian Assange launches talk show on Russian television (NYT) 2. Father of the world wide web urges people to demand their personal data from Google, Facebook (Guardian) 3. Hulu’s paid subscription service hits 2 million users (GigaOm) 4. More people […] more »