Cable's Saturday Night SPECIAL
- Saturday Night's All Right for Cable. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;12/5/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 51, p3
The article reports on an increase in cable television viewership during Saturday nights in the U.S. in 2005, according to a Turner Entertainment Research analysis of Nielsen Media Research data. There was a growth in the market share of cable in the television broadcasting for the night from...
- GUYS DIG CABLE BUT NETS STILL PONDER MALE DEFECTIONS. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;11/3/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 44, p1
Focuses on the growing number of young males who enjoy cable television (TV) viewing over primetime TV in the U.S. according to a study by Nielsen Media Research. Factors that contributed to the decline in viewership of primetime TV among young males; Rate of viewership gained by cable TV;...
- PERFORMANCE TRACKER. Ryan, Leslie // Television Week;12/8/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 49, p40
Presents charts on the level of viewership of several cable and broadcast television programs in the U.S. for the week of November 24 to 30, 2003, according to data compiled by Nielsen Media Research. Rating of "CSI: Miami"; Viewership of "The O.C."; Rating of "Life With Bonnie."
- AT A GLANCE. // Broadcasting & Cable;8/15/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 33, p11
Presents data on the performance of cable television in the U.S. as of August 2005 according to Nielsen Media Research. Income per capita of viewers; Top syndicated TV programs based on audience rating; Information on commercial TV stations.
- 2000 -- a cable odyssey. Hall, Lee // Electronic Media;01/04/99, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p1
Reports that cable executives are predicting that the rising tide of cable viewership will swamp the dominance of the major broadcast networks in the United States by the end of 1999. Larger prime-time audience of basic cable by the year 2000; Growth of basic cable's prime audience in 1998;...
- GENDER BIAS. Bergman, Anne // Daily Variety;05/05/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 45, pA1
Describes a trend in cable television programming in the United States, wherein cable operators focusing on a single gender. Cable networks that focus on female television audiences; Strategies of cable operators to lure their target audiences; Examples of cable television shows geared toward a...
- Auds have say when operators choose nets. McLean, Thomas J. // Daily Variety;05/05/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 45, pA14
Reports on the criteria used by cable television operators in selecting television channels to include in their network lineups in the United States. Influence of television viewers on cable operators' choices; Negotiations for carriage deals with channels; Fastest-growing channels in the country.
- Ratings. // CableFAX Daily;1/25/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 16, p2
Reports on the viewership ratings of several cable television networks in the U.S. as of January 2006. Disney Channel; TNT; CMT.
- Does a Lower-Dial Slot Still Matter? Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;7/21/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 29, p20
Focuses on challenges confronting the U.S. cable television industry as of July 2003. Importance of channel placement among television viewers; Findings of a study by Nielsen Media Research on channel placement; Strategies adopted by television networks for favorable channel placement.