| Dec 15, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Think major industries have been disrupted a lot already? Just wait.
A new report makes the case that 2015 promises to be the year that long-developing trends and already existing technologies finally upend conventional ways of doing business, posing...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Here is Robert Lloyd’s look at the best of 2014 in television.
"Broad City" (Comedy Central). Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer's glassy-eyed aspirational comedy of friendship and survival feels like the future.
"Jane the Virgin" (CW). A delicate...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 11:13 AM
Fans of photo finishes, please take note: WESH-Channel 2 edged WFTV-Channel 9 at 4 p.m. in the December ratings.
Otherwise, it was a familiar story as ABC affiliate WFTV won nearly every other news time slot for the ratings period, which ended...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 2:12 PM
Donna Douglas, who played the buxom tomboy Elly May Clampett on the hit 1960s sitcom "The Beverly Hillbillies," has died.
Her niece says Douglas died Thursday in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, near her hometown of Zachary. The cause of death was pancreatic...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 10:12 PM
The Baltimore Ravens were not the only team to raise its game to playoff level in beating the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-17 Saturday.
The NBC broadcast crew, which was a little ragged when it last covered the Ravens and Steelers in November, came back...
| Jan 4, 2015
Scarcely have the holidays departed, the last bite of figgy pudding or sip of egg nog cycled through our system, the last present sorted for use or reuse, than the winter television season comes crashing down upon us, laden with gifts of its own. Yes,...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 9:46 AM
UPDATED: Sure, it helped that every other network broadcast was in repeats. But the hugely entertaining "Kennedy Center Honors" was a ratings winner Tuesday night for CBS.
When classy programs score good ratings, that's a reason to celebrate. The two-...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The midterm, low-turnout, national elections of early November have given way to a season in which the political froth can't be contained in its own moonshine jug.
We are two Sundays removed from a vote that will ultimately decide who will become...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
CBS Corp said Dish Network Corp customers will lose access to the CBS broadcast network on Thursday if the two companies did not reach a new deal on terms for carrying the channel by then. Reuters
CBS Corp said Dish Network Corp customers will lose...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:30 AM
When the Chicago Bulls host the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night, speculation will run rampant over how much injury-plagued superstar Derrick Rose will play.
Hundreds of thousands of Chicago-area Dish Network subscribers may have a bigger question:...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Comcast SportsNet Chicago and Dish Network have agreed to a short-term contract extension, averting a blackout that would have affected 342,000 Chicago-area subscribers of the sports channel.
CSN executives confirmed the agreement Tuesday morning, but...