All posts tagged "NBC"
NBC Universal, Liberty Puerto Rico reach agreement on Telemundo, 13 channels
Weekend blackout over
- Posted April 8, 2019
Megyn Kelly Leaving Fox News, Will Host 2 Shows on NBC
NEW YORK – Megyn Kelly, the Fox News star who’s had a contentious relationship with President-elect Donald Trump, said Tuesday that she’s leaving the network for NBC News, where she will host a daytime talk show, a...
- Posted January 3, 2017
What each of the TV networks are planning for the US Election Night
NEW YORK – The long-running television drama known as Campaign 2016 should reach its conclusion Tuesday night, and tens of millions of Americans will be following the results on their television screens. The record Election Night audience...
- Posted November 3, 2016
Customers Are Starting to See the NBC Effect on Comcast
NEW YORK — While many are skeptical of the business logic behind AT&T’s desire to buy Time Warner, a similar deal from earlier this decade, Comcast’s marriage with NBCUniversal, foreshadows some of the possibilities – as well...
- Posted October 26, 2016
‘Tonight Show,’ ‘SNL’ Coming to Snapchat under Deal with NBC
NEW YORK – NBCUniversal has agreed to make customized episodes of “The Tonight Show,” ”Saturday Night Live” and several other shows for Snapchat under a multiyear deal between the broadcast network and social media app. NBC says...
- Posted August 9, 2016
Olympic Viewing: A Commentator’s Regret, More Ratings Blues
NEW YORK – NBC’s Dan Hicks was exultant following the United States’ thrilling victory in the 4×100-meter freestyle swimming relay, giving Michael Phelps his 19th Olympic gold medal. “It couldn’t have started any better for the most...
- Posted August 8, 2016
Olympic Viewing: NBC’s Ratings Drop, Chaotic Bike Race
NEW YORK – An estimated 26.5 million people watched NBC’s coverage of the Olympic opening ceremony, a sharp 35 percent drop from the record-setting viewership of the curtain-lifter in London four years ago. The opening ceremony of...
- Posted August 7, 2016
CBS Is Most Popular Network For Eighth Season In A Row
NBC ranks second, ABC third and Fox fourth
- Posted May 24, 2016
Review: New Ways to Get Cable without an Ugly Cable Box
NEW YORK – Getting cable service no longer requires a technician who’ll come and install an ugly cable box. Instead, cable companies are starting to offer slimmed-down bundles of channels that you can stream to your TV...
- Posted January 12, 2016
New Management Maps a Radically Changed TBS and TNT
PASADENA, Calif. – To make room for the set of “Animal Kingdom,” a new TNT drama coming this summer, producers had to destroy the family home from “The Waltons” on a Hollywood soundstage. It makes for an...
- Posted January 11, 2016