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  1. Winners and losers of the demise of the big Comcast dealRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    This Feb. 11, 2011 file photo shows the Comcast logo on one of the company's vehicles, in Pittsburgh. Wall Street appears increasingly convinced Comcast"TMs $45.2 billion purchase of Time Warner Cable is dead.

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  2. BET Announces 7 New Shows and Looks Beyond TV for GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Adweek

    Singer Tyrese was dubbed the "Mayor" of the BET upfront presentation Thursday night at New York's Jazz at Lincoln Center. His constituents included Brandy, Kelly Rowland, Mack Wilds, Whoopi Goldberg and Queen Latifah.

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  3. Konshens to release new single, 'Winning' videoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Dancehall artiste Konshens is definitely staying busy as he is currently promoting his soon-to-be-released single, 'Physically Fit'. During his promotion, Konshens visited several radio stations and media outlets discussing what he is up to now.

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  4. NBC, its networks miss out on Fallon lip sync hitRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Columbian

    When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the "Tonight" show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars - a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake. Fallon and his production partners instead brought "Lip Sync Battle" to corporate competitors at the Viacom-owned Spike TV, where it instantly became a hit.

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  5. Cablevision actually wants you to cut the cordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Here's the clearest sign yet of the decline of cable television: Cablevision is offering a new broadband Internet package aimed at getting users to cut the cable cord. On Thursday the cable and broadband Internet provider announced monthly broadband Internet packages between $35 and $45 that come with a digital antenna for free local broadcasting and access to WiFi hotspots in its service area of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and parts of Pennsylvania.

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  6. SpikeTV Gives Second Season Order to Hit Musical Series Lip Sync BattleRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    "Lip Sync Battle" is a ratings and multiplatform superstar for SPIKE TV. As a result, the network has announced it will pick up another 20 episodes of the highly-rated critically-acclaimed series, debuting in 2016.

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  7. Earth Day is dead. Long live the soul of Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Grist Magazine

    I first heard about Earth Day in 1990, in 8th grade, when I had just started at St. Margaret Mary. It was my first time attending a non-city public school, and my first time learning in a mostly white environment.

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  8. Spike TV Renews Lip Sync Battle for Second SeasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "Lip Sync Battle" is a ratings and multiplatform superstar for SPIKE TV. As a result, the network has announced it will pick up another 20 episodes of the highly-rated critically-acclaimed series, debuting in 2016.

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  9. Viacom's First Trade Marketing Campaign Showcases Creative, BrandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | MediaPost

    "What we create lives everywhere in culture," says Ross Martin, executive/vp of marketing strategy and engagement for Viacom. "Our content is being consumed in more ways than ever before."

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  10. comScore, in Collaboration with CIMM, Unveils First Look at...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | PressReleasePoint

    Participating broadcast and cable networks that received data include A&E Networks, CBS Corporation, Disney ABC Television Group, ESPN, Fox Networks, NBC Universal, Scripps Networks Interactive, Univision Communications Inc., and Viacom. Select data will also be presented this afternoon at CIMM's Fourth Annual Cross-Platform Media Measurement and Data Summit in New York City.

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  11. More Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KXVO

    Cross-Media Measurement Service, Formerly Called Project Blueprint, Provides Continuous Unified Measurement of TV, Radio, Desktop, Smartphone and Tablet Usage /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. , in collaboration with the Coalition for Innovative Media Measurement , today unveiled the first set of cross-media measurement data for 11 CIMM member companies through its cross-media measurement service. Participating broadcast and cable networks that received data include A&E Networks, CBS Corporation, Disney ABC Television Group, ESPN, Fox Networks, NBC Universal, Scripps Networks Interactive, Univision Communications Inc., and Viacom.

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  12. MTV Bets on Original Content From 'Scream' to 'Shannara' to Stop Ratings SlideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | TheStreet.com

    NEW YORK -- MTV is taking a deep dive into the competitive and pricey business of original scripted programming in order to reverse a slide in ratings and status among tech-savvy young viewers who prefer Netflix network is wooing the younger viewers that advertisers covet with small-screen adaptations of the horror film franchise Scream and the dystopian fantasy book series The Shannara Chronicles . "We're exploding our development process across screens -- getting faster, more daring, putting more projects into play and taking bigger swings than ever," MTV President Stephen Friedman said in a statement.

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  13. TV Land Renews Younger and Comedy Central Brings Back Inside Amy SchumerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Adweek

    TV Land has given the green light for a second season of Younger, starring Sutton Foster, Hilary Duff, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor and Nico Tortorella. The Darren Star-produced series follows Liza, played by Foster, a 40-year-old woman who pretends to be 26 in order to get a job in the publishing world.

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  14. Video Ad Buying and Marketing Technology Company Pixability Completes $18 Million Series C FinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Ad Operations Online

    As global brands increasingly turn to online video marketing as a key revenue generator, Pixability , a video ad buying and marketing technology company, today announced it has closed a $18 million Series C financing round led by Jump Capital and Edison Partners , bringing total funding to $28 million. All existing investors, including Point Judith Capital and Quad Graphics, also participated in the round.

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  15. OTT Viewing Experience Impacts Consumer Behavior and Drives Profitability, Conviva Report FindsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Freshnews

    Conviva , the leader in Over the Top video experience optimization for the world's top media companies, today released the findings of its third annual Viewer Experience Report , which found that even as audiences swell and potential subscription revenue balloons, the challenges to building a sustainable OTT service are piling up. Consumers no longer simply expect a service to work, they demand that it provide a high-end experience.

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  16. Scott Hopeck Named President of iHeartMedia New YorkRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | FMQB

    The New York cluster includes a number of iconic brands and franchises including Top 40 WKTU , Classic Rock WAXQ , Top 40 WHTZ , WLTW , Urban WWPR Power 105.1 and Talk 710 WOR-AM , Home of the New York Mets and produces legendary marquee events including the Z100 Jingle Ball , KTUPhoria and Power 105.1's Powerhouse . In this new leadership role, Hopeck will work closely with key advertising and marketing partners to create and deliver unique, effective opportunities to reach their consumers through iHeartMedia New York's unmatched assets, including on-air, online, social media promotions, personality endorsements and live event integrations.

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  17. a Lip Sync Battlea an instant hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Wichita Eagle

    When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the "Tonight" show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars - a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake. Fallon and his production partners instead brought "Lip Sync Battle" to corporate competitors at the Viacom-owned Spike TV, where it instantly became a hit.

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  18. NBC and its networks miss out on Fallon hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Star

    In this image released by Spike TV, Jimmy Fallon appears on the celebrity competition series, "Lip Sync Battle." When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the "Tonight" show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars _ a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake.

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  19. NBC networks miss on Fallon hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the Tonight show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars - a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake. Fallon and his production partners instead brought Lip Sync Battle to corporate competitors at the Viacom-owned Spike TV, where it instantly became a hit.

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  20. MTV's 'Eye Candy' CanceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    Leading lady Victoria Justice made the announcement Saturday via Twitter that the freshman drama has been canceled. An MTV representative also confirmed that Eye Candy will not be returning.

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