All Entries in December, 2013

Stocks extend record run in final 2013 session

Stocks trimmed gains but were still set to end a record-breaking 2013 on a high note, with the Dow and the S&P 500 venturing...

WYEP celebrating 40th anniversary

Beginning 1/1, Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting Corp.’s AAA WYEP-FM will kick off its 40th anniversary celebration. To begin the year-long celebration, the station will host...

WYEP

Seeking Alpha: “Google is becoming a huge threat”

Rizzi Capital just penned a blog in Seeking Alpha that details how much the news of Google’s Android...

Sirius XM

How to lose your station’s FCC license

“Revocation” is perhaps the deadliest word to a television or radio station. Applied to a station’s license...

FCC

Redwood Television Partners picks up KVIQ-DT

A contract has been signed and an application is being filed with the FCC for the transfer of television station KVIQ-DT, Eureka, CA, from...

Kalil

CBS wins Monday night

CBS was number one in Adults 18-49 and with total viewers. There was no original programming last night. At 8:00PM CBS’s How I Met...

ESPN taps Tim Tebow for SEC Network

ESPN said it has hired the Former Florida quarterback and Heisman winner as an analyst for the SEC Network, which launches in August. Through...

ESPN

Golf Channel adds SiriusXM Radio

Golf Channel is expanding to radio for the first time ever in a broadcast agreement with SiriusXM Radio, it was announced 12/30. “Golf Channel...

Golf

WGHQ-AM donated to NPR affiliate

WGHQ, a struggling small-town AM in Kingston, NY has a new lease on life after its owner gave it to “the smallest NPR station...

WGHQ

Savage talks about coming to NYC drivetime

With Cumulus powerhouse Michael Savage soon moving his show to the 3-6 PM slot, the NY Daily News interviewed the native New Yorker about...

Michael Savage

Cable, broadcast viewing in 2013

With all of the news of cord cutting out there, cable is definitely still holding its own: Viewers spent a record 17.2 hours per...

People watching TV

Dashboards to run on Android, iOS systems

It’s a huge marketplace ripe for the picking: At the upcoming CES in Las Vegas, Google and Apple are...

Google

WRCU-FM raises $5.1 million for Colgate U.

Reminds us bit of a recent story we ran about Larry Patrick of Patrick Communications donating...

WRCU

Stocks end little changed; Dow sets another record

Stocks ended little changed on Monday, although the Dow Jones Industrial Average eked out a large enough gain to set its 51st record close...

DirecTV posturing with Weather Channel

DirecTV's carriage deal with The Weather Channel expires at the end of the year and no new carriage deal has been signed yet. Meanwhile,...

DirecTV