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15 hrs ago |

Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue the Nielsen Project, 10/1-3

The New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert continue The Nielsen Project - the Philharmonic's acclaimed multi-season survey of the six symphonies and three concertos by Danish composer Carl Nielsen - with performances of Nielsen's Maskarade Overture and Symphonies No.


Related Topix: Classical, New York Philharmonic, Carl Nielsen, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Symphony, Arts

23 hrs ago | Ain't It Cool News

Amc Renews Halt and Catch Fire For Season Two

I can't recommend "Halt and Catch Fire" but I can't stop watching it and look forward to it thrilling and frustrated me next season as well.


Related Topix: Computers, PC, Inventions, Science / Technology, Texas

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Taylor Swift Turns Radio On With 'Shake It Off'

Swift released the high-energy, anti-haters pop anthem Tuesday during her Yahoo! live stream shortly after 5 p.m. ET.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Country, Hot Chicks, Citizen Sports, McGraw, NY

Shirley Oracle

Fresh reality programming was last week's big draw

A double whammy of "America's Got Talent" gave NBC the week's two most-watched shows, and three installments of CBS' "Big Brother" rounded out the bottom of last week's Top 10, according to Nielsen figures released Tuesday.


Related Topix: CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, Atlantic City, NJ

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Sys-Con Media

RT's 2014 'Second Opinion' Ad Campaign Kicks Off In New York

"It is very important to alert the international public to how important it is to have diverse voices and alternative viewpoints," says , RT's Editor-in-Chief.


Fri Aug 15, 2014


Personal Finance Daily: How to build a lazy portfolio and clear $100,000-a-year on a rental property

In Spain, working parents stay behind in a half-shuttered Madrid while their spouses and kids vacation out of town.


Related Topix: Malaria, Medicine, Health

Thu Aug 14, 2014


Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. Reports Results for the Second Quarter 2014

Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. today reported financial results for the three- and six-months ended June 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Spanish Broadcasting System, Television, Media, Radio


TV Markets Report Big Differences In Live Vs. Time-Shifting Viewing

Local TV markets can vary greatly when it comes to their share of live TV watching versus time-shifting and other video on demand viewing.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Innovative couple changing the look of Santa Cruz

Designing couple Christian Nielsen and Timerie Gordon have a hand in the look of a number of Santa Cruz establishments, including Assembly on Pacific Avenue.


Related Topix: Santa Cruz, CA, Wagon, Subaru, SUV, Subaru Forester

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Vancouver Sun

Is anyone out there watching? Al-Jazeera America on air for 1 year

Robin Williams was spotted several times in and around Vancouver throughout the years.


Related Topix: Journalism

The Brattleboro Reformer

Nielsen's top programs for Aug. 4-10

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Related Topix: Social Software, Brattleboro, VT

Berkshire Eagle

Nielsen's top programs for Aug. 4-10

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Related Topix: Social Software

Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Sharks keep hold on TV viewers' attention

The popularity of "Sharknado" may have had a splash-over effect on Discovery Channel's Shark Week, which the channel said debuted with its highest-rated night ever in 27 years of telecasts.


Related Topix: CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, Publishing, IGN Entertainment, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Interactive Media, Opinion

Daily Herald

First-time homebuyers shut out of growing U.S. supply

An inventory crunch for entry- level houses has only worsened during the past year as discounted foreclosures become scarce and cash-paying investors snap up affordable listings to convert to rentals.


Related Topix: Foreclosures, Home Listing, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Redfin

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Beverage Industry

Beverage consumers want emotional connections with brands

Do you remember the 1995 Budweiser commercial with three frogs croaking the syllables in the brand's name? How about the 2010 Folgers commercial in which a young woman tells her father about her recent engagement over a cup of coffee? Although these commercials have been off the air for years, many consumers probably still can recall the spots and ... (more)


Related Topix: Marketing, PepsiCo, Beverages, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA

Insurance Networking

The Principal Financial Group Names CMO

The Principal Financial Group, a company offering retirement services, insurance applications and asset management, has named Elizabeth Brady as senior VP and CMO, effective September 2. As CMO, Brady assumes overall responsibility for global marketing, including branding, advertising, media relations, digital marketing, sponsorships, data ... (more)


Related Topix: Principal Financial Group, Insurance, Financial Services, Investment Services, Marketing, Des Moines, IA

Fri Aug 08, 2014


Nielsen v. Aecom Technology Corporation Aecom

Before SACK, HALL, and LIVINGSTON, Circuit Judges. Daniel J. Kaiser, Henry L. Saurborn, Kaiser Saurborn & Mair, P.C., New York, NY, for Plaintiff-Appellant.


Related Topix: York, NY, Corporate Governance, Law

Los Angeles Times

TV ratings: CBS wins the night with 'Big Brother'

Leslie Moonves, president and chief executive of CBS Corp., attends the Allen & Co.


Related Topix: CBS, Media, Television, Showtime Networks, Sun Valley, ID, Entertainment

Berkshire Eagle

Cultural changes in attitude toward TV

Manjula Stokes has twice sworn off television, once throwing a set off her deck in a fit over an ex-husband's sports obsession.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Santa Cruz, CA, CBS, Media, Showtime Networks

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Benalla Ensign

Bamboo biking around the world brings couple to Benalla

Julie Lawrence and partner Lisa Ditlef-Nielsen made their own bikes from bamboo and have ridden from London to Benalla before heading off to their final destination of Sydney.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania


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