A recent article on Variety.com talks about the new millennial trend of "cutting the cord" on TV. Streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video are changing the way viewers, particularly the "millennials," are consuming media. Many feel that these types of streaming services are...

With a new season of programming planning underway, networks are determining what shows will return for another season...

In an new podcast from On The Media, hosts Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield discuss the White House Correspondents Dinner, dubbed "Nerd Prom," and how this major event has turned into a multi-million dollar business opportunity for lots of people, straying far away from its roots. The White...

Variety hosted its Massive Entertainment Marketing Summit this past Friday, April 10 at the Beverly Hills Four Seasons where industry leaders discussed data mining, viral campaigns, and brand trust. In discussing the challenges faced with digital marketing, experts agreed that a younger consumer audience is...

Whipclip is a new tv-sharing app that allows its users to legally share 30 second clips from TV shows and music videos. Founded by Richard Rosenblatt and Ori Birnbaum, the startup currently has contracts with Comedy Central, ABC, CBS, FOX, VH1, A+E Networks' A&E and...

In a recent On The Media podcast, host Bob spoke with documentary filmmaker Joe Berlinger – co-creator of Paradise Lost. They discuss the different interpretations of the truth some say occur in documentary filmmaking. A prime example is the recent HBO documentary "The Jinx," directed...

Another Clinton scandal has ensued and its something, I’m sure, everyone has heard about over the last week. Unfortunately, this is real life and there is no Olivia Pope and team of “gladiators” to make it go away. The New York Times published an article...

And the Oscar goes to … Last night’s 87th Annual Oscar Awards joined in on the yearly declining ratings seen by other the other awards shows this season, including the Grammy’s. This year’s ceremony, featuring four big Oscar wins for movie-hit “Birdman,” was down 10% in...

My blog post this week relates to the various significant impacts to the media industry that took place this past week, in particular, the passing of The New York Times media critic David Carr. The source for my blog post comes from a podcast by...

The article that captured my attention for this week’s blog post was posted on Variety.com and written by Rick Kissell. The article talks about the Grammy Awards that aired on CBS on Sunday, February 8, 2015 and the ratings that hit a record six-year low,...