How New Media Verticals Reinforce Concentration of Power

In a way the news that NBC is launching a new coverage vertical focused on media technology is kind of disappointing. The additional beat is being added because, as a CNN exec says, it’s not just Los Angeles and New York but San Francisco and Seattle that are major media hubs. This kind of attention … Continue reading How New Media Verticals Reinforce Concentration of Power

Smash the current programming

There are so many choice quotes in this THR story about the need for the current president of NBC to just throw caution to the wind and get really inventive I can't pick just one. Love of witty turns of phrase aside, personally I'd love to see American TV adopt more of the BBC-type model. … Continue reading Smash the current programming