Basic Nets Are Off and Running in '05
- Plotting Summer Skeds. Frutkin, Alan // MediaWeek;05/24/99, Vol. 9 Issue 21, p12
Reports on the plan of cable television networks to launch original programming to attract viewers. Comments from Tim Brooks, senior vice president of research for USA Networks; Information on television programs to be launched by networks.
- With a few good men. Levine, Stuart // Variety;2/2/2004, Vol. 393 Issue 11, pA8
Reports on the effort of cable TV History Channel network to attract male TV viewers with its program offerings. Decrease in male viewers of the network; Top-rated shows of the cable channel in 2003; Type of programming subjects that appeal to viewers.
- AT A GLANCE. // Broadcasting & Cable;3/22/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 12, p25
Presents the household viewership rating of several television and cable stations and programs in the U.S., as of November 2003.
- Independent producers bubbling up. Alford, Christopher // Variety;03/26/2001, Vol. 382 Issue 6, p38
Provides information on a legislative bill known as the 2000 Broadcast Act which requires television stations in South Korea to save a percentage of their programming for independent suppliers. Views concerning programming diversity; Viewership ratings of major Korean networks such as KBS and...
- ADOPTING INVESTORS. Lisotta, Christopher // Television Week;8/8/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 32, p2
Reports on a Web site launched by WGBH-TV in Boston, Massachusetts to fund for the proposed documentary "Adoption: American Revolution" in 2005. Reliance of public television stations on financial support from viewers; Efforts of the network to have additional funding in place by the end of the...
- Top Cable nets see ratings rise. Dempsey, John // Variety;10/9/95, Vol. 360 Issue 10, p28
According to the prime-time Nielsens, all of the nine highest-rated cable networks harvested audience gains in the third quarter in 1995 compared to the same period in 1994. The two most improved primetime performers among the top nine were Lifetime and TNT, which jumped 23 percent and 16...
- COMMUNITY ANTENNA TELEVISION SYSTEMS AND LOCAL TELEVISION STATION AUDIENCE. Fisher, Franklin M.; Ferrall Jr., Victor E.; Belsley, David; Mitchell, Bridger M. // Quarterly Journal of Economics;May66, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p227
This article examines the effects of community antenna television (CATV) system on local television stations' audience and revenue in the U.S. The regulation of community antenna television systems in their competition with local televisions is a matter of continuing concern for Federal...
- Pop-up Promos Drive Industry Crazy. Becker, Anne // Broadcasting & Cable;12/20/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 51, p20
Discusses the prevalence of in-program promo spots among television programs in the U.S. in 2004. Television networks which frequently broadcast in-program promos according to reports from PhaseOne Communications; Reaction of some advertisers to in-program spots; Details of the Power Promo used...
- WOMEN LIKE DAYTIME CABLE. Lisotta, Christopher // Television Week;4/11/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 15, p2
Reports on the results of E-Poll Women in Daytime regarding cable viewership in the U.S. in 2005. Ratio of women who watches more daytime cable than they did two years ago; Preference of women on specific television channel or program; Difference between younger and older women viewers in terms...