2011

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  1. CableTV.com 2011 Year in Review

    2011 was a big year for cabletv.com. Not only did we launch the site mid-way through the year, we got a lot of great exposure from sites like AdWeek, BuzzFeed,…

  2. Why China’s ban on TV ads only hurts viewers

    Recently it was announced that ads will be banned from the middle of TV dramas in China starting January 1st, 2012. In China, this strategy is a step towards tightening…

  3. 5 ways to find the best holiday TV deals.

    Looking to get a new TV for the holidays this year? Whether you’re giving a TV away as a gift or planning to get one for yourself, there’s a lot…

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  4. The future of television? It’s in the apps.

    “When you’re young, you look at television and think, there’s a conspiracy. The networks have conspired to dumb us down. But when you get a little older, you realize that’s…

  5. How much does a 30 second TV ad cost? (Video infographic)

    Did you know that in the United States a 30 second television ad on a Wednesday night averages between $64,000 and $502,900, depending on the network. That’s a lot of…

  6. Are Presidential Debates becoming the new reality TV?

    There are several people who stand on a brightly-lit stage and answer questions, one after the other. The answers these people give can define their future, can make or break…

  7. How the National Alert System is now broken.

    There are more than 140 million people tuning-in to watch something on television nearly every day.* And yet the attention viewers are giving their television is shifting. Now more of…

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  8. Free What's on TV Tonight widget!

    Have you ever wondered what’s on TV during the week? Of course you have, at least once or twice. To find out what’s on TV you have to usually flip…

  9. Why TV Comedies Help Make the Medicine Go Down.

    Television can be both entertaining and educational, depending on what you watch. Though, sometimes, watching TV can be only about getting away from your life and into another’s, if only…

  10. Guess what? McDonald's is launching a TV channel.

    With thousands of TV channels out on the air today, what could one more channel do? McDonald’s, the world’s largest chain of fast-food hamburger restaurants, is about to find out….