Tag: television

NEWS

An Estimated 20 Million People Tuned In To January 6 House Hearing

According to press reports, nearly 20 million people tuned in to live U.S. television broadcasts of Thursday’s hearing by lawmakers probing the 2021 riot at the U.S. Capitol, the Nielsen ratings agency. The viewership across 12 networks ranked below other political events such as President Biden’s State of the Union address, which pulled in 38 million viewers in March, but […]

BUSINESS

Millions Suffer CBS Outage

The failure of a contract renewal between CBS Corp, and AT&T Inc. has left millions of DirecTV subscribers losing access to CBS programming. The block out has been felt in many U.S. cities, including New York and Los Angeles.  “While we continue to negotiate in good faith and hope that AT&T agrees to fair terms soon, this loss of CBS […]