The so-called “streaming wars” are in full swing right now, with every Tom, Dick, and Hulu starting a streaming service. Comcast has Peacock; AT&T has… Read More »Recommended free streaming video services (2020 edition)
With the launch of Disney+ and AT&T/WarnerMedia’s 2020 launch of HBO Max, two of the biggest sets of American cartoon libraries will be largely tied… Read More »CBS All Access, Netflix to feature Nickelodeon content
As I’ve written before, my usual advice for paying for streaming services is to pay for no more than three or four at the most.… Read More »Recommended free streaming video services (2019 edition)
On Tuesday, CBS and Viacom announced that the two media companies plan to merge, creating a single company valued at $30 billion. The newly merged… Read More »CBS and Viacom to merge into a single company, “ViacomCBS”
Decades ago, media ownership in the United States wasn’t as concentrated as it is today. In 1983, 50 companies owned 90% of American media. As… Read More »What media companies own popular franchises now versus the 1980s?
Binge-watching’s something that I don’t do often. Maybe it’s the total number of TV shows I sit down and watch having dwindled over the years.… Read More »Survey: Binge-watching preferred over weekly episodes
Today’s Election Day. Again, I hope everyone’s remembered to go vote. As for watching the election returns, there’ll be plenty of places to turn to… Read More »How to live stream the election results
A recent study by research firm IHS Markit states that Amazon and Netflix spent a combined total of $7.5 billion on programming in 2015. $4.9… Read More »Netflix and Amazon combined outspend CBS, Turner on programming