By: Jeff Simmermon at 12:14 pm
It wouldn’t be New Year’s Eve without another retransmission consent fight (retrans for short.) Like I said earlier this year, it’s happening with increasing frequency and a byproduct of a broken system.
This year’s negotiations are with…
By: Jeff Simmermon at 05:45 pm
I’d like to bring your attention to recent article from Bloomberg:
Here’s an excerpt:
TV blackouts in the U.S. have reached the highest level in a decade and may
By: Jeff Simmermon at 05:30 pm
Attention football fans, princess lovers, and Wife-Swap watchers … It warms the core of my leathery corporate heart to bring you the following announcement:
We’re pleased to announce that we have reached a long-term agreement with ESPN/ABC and Disney
By: Jeff Simmermon at 03:09 pm
As you may have heard, Time Warner Cable is currently negotiating new contracts with Disney. Disney owns the Disney cable channels (naturally), as well as ABC and ESPN. We’ve both been working hard to reach an agreement.