NAB Bests McCain On DTV Transition
- Feds' Deal Sets Station Cap at 39%. Hearn, Ted // Multichannel News;12/1/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 48, p103
Deals with the deal agreed upon by U.S. government leaders that would impose higher limit on television (TV) station household reach in 2003. Terms of the agreement; Support of the National Association of Broadcasters, a TV-affiliate group, to the deal; Impact of the deal on the Federal...
- McCain Delays Cap Legislation. Halonen, Doug // Television Week;9/29/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 39, p4
Reports on the decision of Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.) to delay legislation that will govern national TV ownership in the U.S. Reasons underlying his decision; Provisions of the legislation; Implications of the legislation for the TV industry; Perception of McCain on the provisions of the...
- NAB Says 1,003 TV Stations Are Digital. // Multichannel News;9/8/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 36, p32
Reports on the announcement by the National Association of Broadcasters in September 2003 on the number of TV stations that have commenced digital broadcasting. Number of commercial TV stations in the U.S.; Percentage of TV broadcasters who have started to make the transition to all-digital...
- NEWSLINE. // Advertising Age;9/10/1990, Vol. 61 Issue 37, p8
Presents an update on advertising in the U.S. as of September 1990. Charges filed against the College Football Association and ABC television network; Advertising campaign launched by Atlantic Richfield.
- Fox is leader of the TV pack. Rathbun, Elizabeth A. // Broadcasting & Cable;04/19/99, Vol. 129 Issue 16, p39
Reports on Fox Television Stations Inc.'s dominance of `Broadcasting & Cable' magazine's list of the top 25 television groups in the United States, based on number of stations controlled as of April 1999. Percentage of all television stations controlled by the top ten television groups;...
- Fox, affils reach truce on ad plan. Adalian, Josef // Variety;05/31/99, Vol. 375 Issue 3, p26
Reports that Fox Television Stations Inc. and its affiliates have declared a truce in the dispute over the company's plan to take back its commercial inventory.
- Finding value in local TV. Mermigas, Diane // Electronic Media;03/08/99, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p13
Discusses the value of local television stations in the United States. Former CBS president Gene Jankowski's scolding of local broadcasters for selling their `most powerful weapon' in the digital age, their local franchise; Broadcasters' alleged underestimation of the power of their local...
- Still Nasty After All These Years. Case, Tony // MediaWeek;11/11/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 41, p20
Discusses the adversarial relationship between U.S. television broadcast networks and their affiliates. Economic conditions which networks maintain, have forced them to get tougher with affiliates; Competition between American Broadcasting Co. and National Broadcasting Co. Inc.
- The affiliate shuffle, continued. JAZ; SC // Broadcasting & Cable;7/11/94, Vol. 124 Issue 28, p15
Reports on alliances and defections of television station affiliates with television broadcasting networks. CBS Inc.'s agreement with WOIO in Cleveland; NBC's alliance with KPRC-TV in Houston, Texas and WDIV in Detroit, Michigan; NBC's discussion with its affiliate board on new contracts aimed...