| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Ricardo Sanchez, the No. 1 morning radio personality in Los Angeles until he was abruptly sidelined last fall, has switched stations.
Sanchez -- who goes by the nickname "El Mandril" -- announced this week in a Facebook post that he has joined a new...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Winter did wonders again for KOST-FM (103.5) as listeners' appetite for holiday-themed music bouyed the station to the top of the local radio ratings for the second straight month.
Numbers released Tuesday by Arbitron showed that playlists with...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Co., a presence in Baltimore since its founding 54 years ago, will move its headquarters to Des Moines, Iowa — another disappointing loss of corporate clout for the city.
The life insurance and annuity company,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Americans are spending more time on their digital devices, and that won't change for years, according to a new study.
The USC report released Wednesday shows that Americans consume "an enormous amount" of media via television, radio, phone and computer,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:30 PM
TV programmers frustrated that shows watched on tablets and smartphones have been invisible to Nielsen's ratings may finally get a solution -- next year.
Next week, Nielsen will formally announce to clients a timetable for a long-awaited development:...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Nielsen Holdings on Friday announced an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission that the company says clears the way for it to buy Columbia-based Arbitron.
Nielsen, best known for its TV ratings, announced in December plans to acquire Arbitron in...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Ratings and consumer research firm Nielsen announced an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission that gives it clearance for the proposed $1.3 billion acquisition of Arbitron, which measures radio listening.
But under the terms of the FTC's approval,...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Despite the cloying Hallmark Card music and Southeastern Conference-approved pom-pom waving, "The Book of Manning" -- ESPN's latest addition to an impressive library of sports documentaries -- is pretty fascinating stuff. Writer-director Rory Karpf goes...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Walt Disney's ESPN is joining a consortium of media and advertising concerns hoping to automate the practice of buying TV and radio advertising, a practice that remains somewhat arcane despite advances available when buying digital media.
ESPN said it...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Top 40 station KIIS-FM (102.7), which has been the dominant radio station in Los Angeles and Orange County for most of the previous three years, reclaimed sole possession of first place last month for the first time since April, according to figures...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:37 PM
What's the frequency, South Florida? If you're wondering why you're hearing some of your favorite AM sports and news talk stations on the FM dial lately, it's part of a recent migration that's changing the airwaves.
ESPN West Palm Beach's move to FM...