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Harvesting broadcast's fall crop of new shows

...Z and Selfie) are long dead and buried.Now it's time to welcome the latest round of shows to the five major broadcast networks. And if 60 years of TV history is any hint, it will again repeat itself, with a number of these two-dozen rookies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-08-29/harvesting-broadcasts-fall-c
Comcast launching streaming video service Stream

...cost $15 a month. For now, it will include only broadcast networks such as FOX and NBC in addition to HBO, but no cable channels such as AMC or TNT.Anyone can watch broadcast networks for free on a TV with an antenna, which costs about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-13/comcast-launching-streamin
Murdoch puts sons in place to lead 21st Century Fox

...co-chairman, some on Wall Street worry about how the pair will run the conglomerate behind Fox News, the Fox broadcast network and the 20th Century Fox movie studio. The moves were expected eventually, but shares were down slightly when news...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-11/murdoch-puts-sons-place-le
Comcast now has more Internet than cable customers

...does have a skinny bundle of its own in "Internet Plus," which sells broadband, about 25 channels including broadcast networks and HBO for $70 to $75 a month after discounts end. But you can't choose your channels.Comcast executives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-04/comcast-now-has-more-inter
Nielsen admits to errors in TV measurement

...that, industry officials said, mistakenly credited ABC for viewing that was in reality spread across all of the broadcast networks. Nielsen described the errors as minuscule, but the extent will become better known next week when the company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-12/nielsen-admits-errors-tv-m
21st Century Fox drops attempt to buy Time Warner; Approves $6B for buying back stock

...billion buyout offer.There had been hopes that 21st Century Fox, which owns the 20th Century Fox movie studio, Fox broadcast network, and TV channels Fox News and FX, might raise its original cash-and-stock offer bid of roughly $86 per share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-05/21st-century-fox-drops-att
TV viewers left in the dark

...As a TV viewer, it's important to remember that there are alternatives to continue receiving popular local and broadcast network TV programming offered by otherwise blacked-out stations. Other options include switching to a different pay-TV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-10-25/tv-viewers-left-dark
New episodes, shows will hit networks soon

...heft as a comic blunt instrument. Like Kimmie, she just tries too hard.It's a familiar condition among the broadcast networks in their latest round of an aging tradition.For the Fall TV Season, there are too many new shows, with too many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/television/2013-08-31/new-episodes-shows-
NBC and affiliated networks will show every 2012 Olympic event

...in London working for NBC as a consultant.All told, NBC will offer 5,535 hours of Olympics coverage. The NBC broadcast network itself will have 272 hours, including the flagship prime-time telecast that will amount to a "greatest hits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2012-06-15/nbc-and-affiliated-netwo
Cliffhanger

...season!Sigh.The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that the Federal Communications Commission failed to give broadcast networks Fox and ABC fair warning before finding them in violation of decency rules a few years back. ABC had been fined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-07-02/cliffhanger