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Rabbit Ears Redux: Antennas for Free Broadcast TV Make a Comeback

Filed under: Technology, MediaTV lovers hit by the weak economy and fat cable bills are going old-school. More and more people are using antennas to get free programming. That’s right: The pair of rabbit ears that your grandmother jiggled to tune in I …

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Is Piers Morgan CNN’s Savior? So Far, at Least, the Answer Is No

So far, at least, Piers Morgan shows no signs of being CNN’s next big star. His ratings have declined steadily, falling below that of his predecessor, Larry King, in his first two weeks on the air. But it may be too early to mak…

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8 Social Media Trends Impacting Businesses

As businesses continue to integrate social media and become more confident and comfortable with social media tools and platforms, we’re starting to see a change in social media usage.  A new study reveals what’s changing with social media.
SmartBrief recently partnered with Summus Limited to survey more than 6,000 of its readers across a variety of […]

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As Cablevision and Fox Battle, the Winner May Be Upstart Ivi TV

Millions of sports fans in the Northeast are in danger of missing the World Series and other programs in the wake of a dispute between Cablevision and Fox TV. But some consumers are turning to ivi TV, a rapidly growing re-broadc…

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Legal Briefing: A Win for ‘Indecency’ on TV, and a Trial for Hard-Core Porn

When the FCC decided in 2004 to start fining broadcasters over the use of fleeting expletives, the agency became a caricature of a state censor. Now, the Second Circuit has ruled that the ‘indecency’ policy was unconstitutionally vague. So what’s next for dirty words?

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