| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:17 AM
After the coffee. Before again trying to shake this cough.
The Skinny: Got my power steering fixed. Nice not to have to feel like I did 50 push-ups after driving my car. Now I just have to get my health back! Wednesday's roundup includes Verizon's deal...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:02 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out new passwords ... again.
The Skinny: Are you as tired of choosing new passwords for work-related software and email every three to six months as I am? There are only so many variations I can come up with on the...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Pay-TV channels HBO, Showtime and Starz are blasting a much-ballyhooed study from a research firm that said all were losing subscribers to digital services such as Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime.
The study from NPD Group released Monday said pay-TV...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before getting my power steering fixed.
The Skinny: Welcome back everyone who had a long weekend. Hope you got some rest. I watched the season premiere of Fox's "The Following." Although it was well made I'm not sure if I can get on...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:07 PM
For a decade, the National Football League made getting its NFL Network up and running and fully distributed a top priority.
Now that those goals have been pretty much achieved, the league is considering some moves that could be seen as reducing the...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The big television networks have faced all number of challenges in recent years. But they could be done in by something called Aereo.
Most people probably haven't heard of Aereo, which has been rolling out its video service for just over a year and...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 12:29 PM
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MythBusters This new episode tests a...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 11:59 AM
It's good to be king.
That's the likely take-away of many network executives after reading the NFL's request for proposal -- or demands -- letter regarding a new Thursday night package of games.
The NFL Network airs 13 Thursday night games. The league...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 7:38 AM
The Weather Channel is threatening to rain all over DirecTV if it can't come to terms on a new distribution agreement with the satellite broadcaster.
The current contract between DirecTV, which has more than 20 million subscribers, and the Weather...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:56 AM
The NFL is finally putting into motion its plan to create another television package.
The league is asking for proposals from interested networks for a new Thursday night package of games. Currently, the NFL Network carries 13 Thursday games. One of the...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:27 AM
The Directors Guild of America announced the nominees for its awards for TV and commercials Thursday morning, and "Breaking Bad" star Bryan Cranston and creator Vince Gilligan both received nominations, though Cranston's nomination was not just for...