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Study: Social Media More Effective At Driving TV Viewers To New Shows Than To Existing Ones

The study, which was done by the Council for Research Excellence’s Social Media Committee and the Keller Fay Group, surveyed more than 1,700 adults between 18 and 54.

06/11/2013

Microsoft Holds News Briefing Ahead Of E3 Conference

NFL, XBox, Enhancing Interactive TV Viewing

The NFL and Microsoft, through its next generation Xbox device, are combining to upgrade interactive TV viewing of pro football games in a multiyear agreement announced Tuesday.

05/21/2013

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Programmers, Advertisers Looking To Take Advantage Of Twitter, TV Relationship

A recent Nielsen and SocialGuide study revealed that more Twitter chatter correlates to higher television ratings and TV programmers and advertisers are looking to take advantage of that marriage.

03/30/2013

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Conshohocken Restaurant To Host ‘Downton Dinner’ This February

On Feb. 24th, fans of the WWI-era British television drama Downton Abbey can dine and discuss in style a la Lady Mary and kin.

02/08/2013

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Funeral Services Planned For Television Host Sally Starr

The legendary Philadelphia-area TV and radio host died Sunday at a nursing home in New Jersey.

01/29/2013

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Quiet Commercials Balancing Act For TV Stations

Last week, it became illegal for TV broadcasters to air commercials louder than the shows we’re watching. But, it was a lot more complicated for stations than just turning down the volume.

12/18/2012

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CBS Announces Week-Long 24/7 Coverage Before Super Bowl XLVII

CBS, home of Super Bowl XLVII, will create CBS Super Bowl Park at Jackson Square in the heart of the historic French Quarter in New Orleans, La., to serve as the CBS Corporation’s central broadcast center. […]

12/06/2012

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Elmo Puppeteer Resigns From ‘Sesame Street’

Longtime Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash resigned Tuesday from “Sesame Street” amid a second allegation that he sexually abused underage boys.

11/20/2012

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TV Guide Mobile App

TV Guide Magazine is making another push to compete in the digital age, with an app that lets you create watch lists and keep up with what’s on at any time.

10/15/2012

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The Viggle App

Who knew that being a couch potato could be so rewarding? Viggle rewards people for watching TV and checking in via the app.

08/14/2012

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Philadelphia Restaurant Scene Getting More TV Exposure

Just this week, the Travel Channel stopped into La Colombe coffee shop in Rittenhouse Square to do a little filming.

08/09/2012

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Dish Network’s ‘Hopper’ Has TV Executives Seething

Dish Network is out with a new feature for its DVR that makes it simple to skip all the commercials. ‘The Hopper’ has TV networks hopping mad.

05/23/2012

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Study Shows Young Children Over Exposed To Television

A study shows that young children are exposed to hours of background television.

05/13/2012

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Movie Review: ’21 Jump Street’

No one’s been clamoring for a movie version of this property. But now that we’ve got one, we’re better for it.

03/15/2012

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3 On Your Side: The Big Game Can Lead To Some Big TV Sales

Looking to buy a big TV before the big game? You may be in luck.

01/31/2012

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