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NBC Universal pulls plug on Chiller as cable subscribers dry up

After ten years of horror-centric TV, NBC Universal's Chiller cable channel will go off the air January 1, 2018, according to reports. NBCU joins other...

CBS completes purchase of Ten Network

The CBS empire now has beachfront property in the 12th largest economy on the globe. The U.S. media giant closed on its acquisition of Australia's...

CBS clears last major hurdle in purchase of Ten Network

New South Wales Supreme Court Justice Ashley Black dismissed the final shareholder objections and cleared the way for the purchase of the embattled Australian...

Move over Mickey, Bart and Homer may be joining the Disney...

It's no secret that the Walt Disney Company, owner of Marvel and Lucasfilm, approached 21st Century Fox's Fox Entertainment Group to buy back the...

Highlights from CBS quarterly investor’s call show renewed emphasis on OTT

CBS held its quarterly investors' call Thursday with CEO Les Moonves and COO Joseph Ianiello touting the company's performance and renewed emphasis on over-the-top (OTT)...

CBS closing in on Australia’s Network Ten buyout

In its quarterly conference call with investors Thursday, CBS says its acquisition of Australia's Network Ten should be completes by year-end.  The $167 million...

Fandango gets de facto monopoly with MovieTickets.com buyout

Comcast-owned Fandango, the largest vendor in online third-party movie ticket sales, has a deal to buyout its largest competitor. In a deal announced Friday, Comcast...

These ten companies are killing off cable TV

If you hate your cable TV company, you are not alone. If you no longer have a cabel company, you're increasingly not alone, either. It...

San Pedro & Post Tower – Preliminary site work

MARCH 17, 2016 - Preliminary utility work at the future site of the new Post Street Tower. Crews on San Pedro Street are...

899 West Evelyn, Mountain View

In 2009 with a unanimous Mountain View city council vote, the blighted 64-unit Pacific Euro residential hotel was approved for redevelopment into a 4-story office...

Most Recent Genre Posts

Genre TV Grid – Week of Feb. 18, 2018: Frankenstein Chronicles...

In this third full week of February ratings sweeps, most genre programming is either on hiatus or repeats to avoid competing against the winter...
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