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  • Discovery's 'Shark Week' Sets Ratings Record Among Women, Tops All of TV in Young Men

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Discovery's Shark Week has made its biggest ratings splash yet in several key ratings categories, including a first-place finish among all networks -- broadcast and cable -- in men under 50. The 27th edition of Shark Week...
  • Time Warner Cable adds Pac-12 channels in Los Angeles

    Time Warner Cable adds Pac-12 channels in Los Angeles
    Just in time for the college football season, Time Warner Cable is adding five additional Pac-12 television channels to its lineup available to Los Angeles area subscribers. Time Warner Cable, Dish Network and AT&T U-Verse all currently offer Pac-12...
  • Al Gore sues Al Jazeera America for allegedly withholding $65 million

    Former Vice President Al Gore has sued Al Jazeera America, claiming the satellite TV service owned by the Qatari royal family has withheld $65 million of the proceeds from the sale of cable channel Current TV. Gore and his business partner, Joel Hyatt,...
  • Netflix Inks Time Warner Cable Pact to Pay for Direct Internet Connections

    Netflix has agreed to pay Time Warner Cable for guaranteed bandwidth to deliver its streaming-video service to the cable operator's broadband users, following similar deals with Comcast, AT&T and Verizon. The No. 1 streaming service, which represents...
  • Missouri racial unrest mounts; U.S. leaders call for calm

    Missouri racial unrest mounts; U.S. leaders call for calm
    U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday called for calm and a change in police tactics in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, which has been rocked by racially charged clashes and riots after a white officer killed an unarmed black teenager 10 days ago. The violence...
  • Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 8/16 log (updated Saturday AM with many pairings)

    6:30 a.m.    NFL preseason: Tennessee at New Orleans (d.).--NFL Net. 7 a.m.    Golf: Made in Denmark third round (in Farso).--Golf 7:40 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Swansea at Manchester United.--NBCSN 8:30 a.m.    Motorsports: NASCAR Sprint...
  • Royal Caribbean expands fast Internet to more ships

    Royal Caribbean expands fast Internet to more ships
    More cruise ship passengers can expect Internet service like they're used to at home. Beginning this fall, passengers aboard select Royal Caribbean International ships will be able to plug into a faster satellite-based Internet service powered by global...
  • In a first, cable companies' broadband subscriptions surpass TV subscriptions

    In a first, cable companies' broadband subscriptions surpass TV subscriptions
    For the first time ever, cable companies have more Internet broadband subscribers than TV service subscribers, a new report says. At the end of the second quarter of 2014, the top cable providers served 49,915,000 broadband subscribers compared with 49,...
  • Ryan Seacrest Prods., CBS TV Studios Strike Scripted Overall Deal

    Omnipresent radio and TV personality and producer Ryan Seacrest and his eponymous shingle have partnered with CBS Television Studios on a two-year overall deal that will focus on developing scripted content. Under the pact, Ryan Seacrest Productions'...
  • Machinima CEO Chad Gutstein: Don't Call Us an 'MCN'

    Machinima CEO Chad Gutstein runs one of the biggest YouTube multichannel networks. But he shuns the MCN label -- insisting that his company's focus on videogamer and tech-fanboy audiences makes it look and feel more like a TV network. Gutstein, hired...
  • Upcycling: Turning trash into beauty -- and a sparkling career

    Upcycling: Turning trash into beauty -- and a sparkling career
    When Tiffany Threadgould moved into her Philadelphia apartment in 2012, the first thing she did was trash the place. But for Threadgould, 40, that didn't mean making a mess. On the contrary, it's all about discovering beauty or at least function in...