FCC Net Neutrality Comments Top 20 Million

From Broadcasting & Cable The FCC last week extended the deadline for comments from Aug. 16 to Aug. 30, but followers of the issue aren’t waiting until the last minute to pile on additional...

The 4 Big Trends Affecting The Media Industry Today

The second-quarter earnings season of 2017 has wound down for media companies and broadcasters, and FierceBroadcasting is rounding up the trends that highlighted the reports. 1. Streaming services ga...

FCC Extends Net Neutrality Comment Deadline

From Broadcasting & Cable The FCC has given commenters a little more time to weigh in on the proposed changes to the FCC’s 2015 net neutrality rules, but not the eight weeks they were looki...

Sources: Pai Teeing Up Media Ownership Order

According to multiple industry sources, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is working on a media ownership order that, according to a broadcast industry source, would allow newspaper-broadcast and radio-TV cross-...

Station Trading Roundup: 1 Deal, $21M

The sale of a full-power and LPTV by OTA Broadcasting to Entravision Communications tops the latest list of TV station transactions submitted to the FCC for its approval, according to BIA/Kelsey. KMI...

Former Bee Movie Critic Starts TV Show

A film and television critic with nearly two decades of experience with the Fresno Bee has been given his own show to discuss all things local in TV and radio. On his June 24 debut, host Rick Bentley...