ABC Joining NBC, Fox on Hulu

May 1, 2009

The Walt Disney Co. is joining fellow multimedia giants NBC Universal and News Corp. as stakeholders and providers of content to the growing TV Web site. Disney is promising to distribute a host of programming via the service, including such ABC staples as Lost, Desperate Housewives and Ugly Betty.


Americans Still Watch TV

March 30, 2009

According to Wired, a new study by Ball State University’s Center for Media Design finds that American adults average 5 hours a day watching live television–versus less than 3 minutes watching content online.

The Film and TV Industry Struggles to Remain in New York

March 3, 2009

Fearing cutbacks, industry workers are asking politicians to continue financing the state’s incentive program. According to The New York Times, funding for the program has already been exhausted and at least one official has suggested a reduction on future spending.

Predictions of Local Economic Impact on Public Radio

March 2, 2009

How will public radio and television survive the failing economy? Below are two links, one for public radio predictions from November 2008 and the other Guidelines to Manage Stress.

Public Radio Local Economic Impact

Managing Stress in Tough Economic Times

Television Continues to “Shine”

February 9, 2009

Yesterday, The New York Times published an article speculating on why television continues to dominate in a digital age when all other “old-media” have diminished in influence. Read it here