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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
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-
Netflix looks to hook subscribers with 'Arrested Development'

...blog, Greenfield predicted that the total number of hours watched on Netflix in June might even surpass the Fox broadcast network for the first time.If that were to happen, it would be an ironic twist, given that Fox canceled Arrested Development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-24/netflix-looks-hook-subscri
Fox will use big names to try boosting ratings

...throughout the year, including some high-profile projects for the summer, which is traditionally a time the broadcast networks have ceded to cable.Among the stars Fox signed up for new shows are ex-Saturday Night Live cast member Andy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/television/2013-05-14/fox-will-use-big-na
ABC's 'The Lookout' a new outlet for 'Nightline'

...spilled blood, sweat and tears to win our slot and still tell as many meaningful stories as we could. But on a broadcast network, even runner-up comedy makes more money than first-place news."Weir said he understands that top ABC news...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/television/2013-06-11/abcs-lookout-new-ou
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
Cost-Effective Alternatives to Cable and Satellite Television

...gets about 18 different channels, including an all-weather channel, an all-children channel, and every major broadcast network.Netflix ($8 per month)Netflix requires that you already have some form of broadband internet service. If you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2013-06-20/cost-effe
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