Oxygen-which is starting to become one of my new favorite networks- has a few new originals, a handful of new projects in development along with several returning and new series. Three new Oxygen original series with premiere dates: Tori & Dean: sTORIbook Weddings – Series premieres tomorrow at 10p from World of Wonder Productions. The […]Read More 2011 Upfront: Oxygen
While trying to explain to my friends why the NBC and Comcast merger was bad for this country, they all thought that this would have not effect on anything from pricing to programming. I was shocked, alarmed then frightened to learn that Keith Olbermann has left MSNBC. His final sign-off damn near brought me to […]Read More Okay, NOW the NBC-Comcast Merger is scaring me…for real!
By Affect Strategies Foursquare is a location-based social networking platform that allows users to alert friends, in real-time, of their exact whereabouts using their mobile phone. The first official Foursquare Day will be recognized in more than 100 major cities across the world and encourages users to attend special Foursquare Day events at nearby participating […]Read More Five Ways to Use FourSquare for Business
The Comcast boss, Brian Roberts, said buying control of NBC Universal, General Electric’s media business, made him and his cable group “strategically complete.” This was code to his shareholders, who have worried about him building a media empire ever since he tried to buy Walt Disney, that he’s done shopping, Reuters Breakingviews says. But to […]Read More NYTimes: A Shrewd Deal for Comcast?
By Michael White and James Callan (Bloomberg) — Walt Disney Co. and General Electric Co.’s NBC Universal named new executives to lead their film studios after falling behind competitors at the box office. Adam Fogelson was named chairman of Universal Pictures and Donna Langley co-chairman, the Los Angeles-based studio said yesterday. Burbank, California-based Disney promoted […]Read More Disney and Universal name new executives to lead film studios
I got my September 2009 issue of Vogue and boy is it large, but this issue is nothing (in terms of volume) compared to the issue I received two years ago. The September 2007 issue of Vogue with Sienna Miller on the cover had a record of 727 pages- the largest and heaviest issue of […]Read More The REAL Devil Wear Prada comes to life in new movie, The September Issue
In an attempt to attract a wider audience of young males, The Walt Disney Company acquired Marvel Entertainment, Inc. According to President and CEO of the Walt Disney Company, Robert Iger, this transaction combines Marvel’s strong global brand and world-renowned library of characters including Iron Man, Spider-Man, X-Men, Captain America, Fantastic Four and Thor with […]Read More Disney buys Marvel for $4 billion