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  • Ticked off!@stores, driving slow

    To the person ticked off at the cable company: I feel your pain. We canceled our service three yeas ago after they gave us three malfunctioning cable boxes within the first month of our service! To the person who says soccer is not a sport: Soccer is the...
  • Tribune Media profit boosted by acquisitions

    Tribune Media profit boosted by acquisitions
    Tribune Media saw its earnings grow 25 percent in the second quarter, according to financial statements released Tuesday morning. The Chicago-based media company reported a net income of $82.9 million, up from $66.3 million in the same quarter a year...
  • Startup NimbleTV Expands 'Virtual Cable' Service, Drawing Legal Scrutiny

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It's not exactly Aereo, but startup NimbleTV -- which offers existing pay-TV subscribers access to their channels and DVR recordings over the Internet -- has attracted the attention of industry lawyers who are examining whether...
  • Univision Wins Second Straight Week Among Young Adults

    NBC again edged ahead of its Big Four rivals in adults 18-49 last week, but Univision has made it two straight frames as the top-rated network overall in the key demo. With its year-round slate of firstrun telenovelas, the Spanish-language Univision...
  • Cities, states face off on municipal broadband

    Wilson, N.C., determined nearly a decade ago that high-speed Internet access would be essential to the community's social and economic health in the 21st century, just as electricity, water and sewers were in the previous 100 years. But private...
  • CBS Giving 'Madam Secretary' A Second Premiere-Night Airing

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - CBS is giving viewers two chances to catch the premiere of drama "Madam Secretary" on Sept. 21, slotting a quickie repeat of the Tea Leoni series for later that night. Cable networks often replay episodes of shows on the night...
  • Al Jazeera America rejects allegations in Al Gore's lawsuit over sale

    The Al Jazeera America television network is rejecting claims it owes former Vice President Al Gore and his business partner $65 million. Last week, Gore and business partner Joel Hyatt sued the satellite TV service owned by the Qatari royal family...
  • Funeral planned for Missouri teen shot by police as clashes persist

    Funeral planned for Missouri teen shot by police as clashes persist
    Police said early on Tuesday they came under heavy gunfire and arrested 31 people during another night of racially charged protests in Ferguson, Missouri, sparked by the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a white policeman 10 days ago. Funeral...
  • Research firm Screen Engine acquires ASI Entertainment

    Research firm Screen Engine acquires ASI Entertainment
    With the goal of bringing together industry leaders in film and television research, consulting firm Screen Engine announced on Wednesday that is acquiring ASI Entertainment. "This will be a game changer for all of us and especially for our clients,"...
  • New cloud-based TV service launching in Chicago

    New cloud-based TV service launching in Chicago
    A new cloud-based TV service is launching in Chicago Wednesday enabling local cable subscribers to watch their full channel lineups live online, from any location.    NimbleTV, a two-year-old company funded in part by Chicago-based Tribune Media, streams...
  • Screen Engine Buys TV Program Researcher ASI Entertainment

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Four-year-old movie researcher Screen Engine is expanding into TV research by acquiring ASI Entertainment for an undisclosed price. Screen Engine will continue to focus primarily on film-related research and Screen Engine/...