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- Syndication's New Model. Berman, Marc // MediaWeek;1/24/2005, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p16
Looks at the trends in the U.S. television broadcasting industry as of January 2005. Lack of first-run programs to be introduced by television companies in 2005; Decline in the number of syndicators in the market; Efforts by cable television companies to capitalize on the popularity of talk...
- What If It Aired on Cable First? Benson, Jim // Broadcasting & Cable;10/3/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 40, p15
Features the programming of cable television networks in the U.S. in 2005. Strategies applied by Tribune Entertainment in changing its programming; Proposals by syndicators for cable television programming; Plans of some networks for their programming.
- Upfront Cable Bump to $6 Bil. Chunovic, Louis // Television Week;6/2/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p1
Provides information on the increase in cable network upfront in the U.S. as of June 2, 2003. Reason behind the increase in cable upfront; Increase in the advertising rate of cable television network; Details on the syndication rate of cable television.
- Cable's Folly May Be Syndie's Gain. Friedman, Wayne // Television Week;6/13/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p14
Reports on the actions taken by media buyers following the aggressive upfront pricing in advertising on syndicated television programs in major cable networks in the U.S. Projected increase in the upfront buying market in 2005; Upfront sales in syndication posted by broadcast networks in 2004;...
- Cable Jumps Upfront Gun. Friedman, Wayne // Television Week;5/17/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 20, p1
Reports on the trend toward early selling of upfront advertisement to cable network in the U.S. in 2004. Advertisers involved in cable deals; Benefits; Prediction on the growth of broadcast network upfront prime time market.
- Off-net series prove a tough sell. Dempsey, John // Variety;12/4/2006, Vol. 405 Issue 3, p27
The article reports that distributors are having a tough time selling television dramas in syndication to cable networks. Networks like TNT, USA, A&E and Lifetime have already sunk hundreds of millions in to purchasing dramas and are reluctant to commit to more.
- Star Wars More programs for cable TV. // Time;8/4/1980, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p50
The article focuses on the changes made by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in regulations related to cable television programming. It informs that the FCC has allowed cable operators to show as many channels as they choose and also mentions about the commission's regulation to...
- AT A GLANCE. // Broadcasting & Cable;1/19/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 3, p33
Presents several charts on television broadcasting in the U.S. Commercial TV stations; Cable/DBS; Syndicated shows.
- AT A GLANCE. // Broadcasting & Cable;10/10/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 41, p15
Presents several charts that provide information on the television (TV) industry in the U.S. Commercial TV stations; Cable TV; Syndicated television shows.