Articles tagged "interesting"

  1. Old fashioned TV or internet TV? Why not both, says Dan Wieden.

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    Television is changing, everyone can see that. But does that mean that television many of us have come to know and love is going away? Absolutely not. This great interview…

  2. Three ways to get a job watching TV.

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    What if the job you get paid for is what you end up doing at work surreptitiously anyway? Maybe you stream a couple TV shows at work while you wait…

  3. Does brain activity while watching TV make us more susceptible to ads?

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    It’s not that brain activity completely decreases when we watch cable TV, but rather, it shifts. Plenty of conspiracy theories and “save our children” websites will teach us that this…

  4. What would it take to never see another TV in your life?

    John

    Have you ever wondered what you’d have to do in order to avoid seeing a television for the rest of your life? Neither had I, but there’s a first time…

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

    Jess Hutton

    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…

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

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    “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…

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

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    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…

  8. Are Presidential Debates becoming the new reality TV?

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    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…

  9. Against the odds, TV and the internet can actually be good for your social life.

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    In the center of a dimly-lit, small-theater sized room, a group of strangers surrounded me as we all watched the season premiere of a new, fairly popular cable TV show. Impressed…

  10. How Storytelling on TV is Changing.

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    Technology is changing, and with it the stories we see and tell on TV are changing too. But what exactly do the changes we’re seeing mean for storytelling in entertainment?…