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Bill Maher Sees Dead Cable People - Posted 1 day, 4 hours ago
Per a guest column in this week's Hollywood Reporter, the host of Real Time has a bad, sick-sense feeling about the possible takeover of Time Warner by News Corp. What's good for the Doocy... [Fishbowl NY]

Bill Maher Sees Dead Cable People - Posted 1 day, 4 hours ago
Per a guest column in this week's Hollywood Reporter, the host of Real Time has a bad, sick-sense feeling about the possible takeover of Time Warner by News Corp. What's good for the Doocy... [FishbowlNY]

HBO releases 'The ABCs of the Sudden Departure' in sync with 'The Leftovers' - Posted July 14, 2014
HBO's new drama, "The Leftovers" takes an entirely new look at at a drama that centers around a world catastrophe. The story begins three y... [Lost Remote]

Morning Media Newsfeed: O'Donnell's Return Official | Emmy Noms Favor CNN, Social TV - Posted July 11, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: O'Donnell's Return Official | Emmy Noms Favor CNN, Social TV - Posted July 11, 2014
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Upcoming 'Game Of Thrones' Book To Feature Character Named After Facebook's Dave Goldblatt - Posted June 16, 2014
HBO drama series "Game of Thron... [Lost Remote]

As 'True Blood's' final season approaches, fans start predicting (spoiler alert) - Posted June 5, 2014
HBO's True Blood will kick off its final season (themed #TrueToTheEnd) on June 22nd. Last season left many fans wondering if Eric Northman tru... [Lost Remote]

Adventures in Marketing: Dothraki Language Course Is a Real Thing - Posted June 4, 2014
Have you ever wanted to ask out the Mother of Dragons herself, Daenerys Targaryen, but were h... [PRNewser]

Seize Your Moment, Trolls: It's Time to Pay Attention to Net Neutrality - Posted June 4, 2014
I would have bet that John Oliver could make net neutrality interesting (the bit with OITNB and the mob shakedown might be my favorite part), but I was surprised that his monologue resulted in a temporary breakdown of the comment system over at the FCC by the inter... [TVSpy]

HBO Classics Now Available on Amazon Prime - Posted May 21, 2014
The ... [Lost Remote]

BAD PR: John Oliver's GM Parody Highlights Real, Disturbing Details of Internal Company Practices - Posted May 21, 2014
Let's play a little game of word association, shall we? What comes to mind when you think of the following words: deathtrap; decapitating; grenade-like; powder keg; and rolling sarcophagus? If your answer to any of these is "a car made by General Motors," then an internal GM memo specifically banning the... [PRNewser]

VICE NewFront: 'We didn't need TV to validate what we are doing but it did' - Posted May 2, 2014
VICE, the global youth media company and content creation studio held their first NewFront presentation today at Manhattan's Sunshine Theater on the Lower East Side. The company impressively did the opposite of what most NewFront/Upfront events have and still made noise. The whole presentati... [Inside 3D Printing News]

TLC Reveals Cast of 'Next Great Baker' on Snapchat - Posted May 2, 2014
TLC on Wednesday announced the return of 'Next Great Baker,' which premieres June 24th at 9/8c. The network genera... [Lost Remote]

HBO Might Not Want 'Veep' Star to 'GO' on Anymore Talk Shows - Posted May 1, 2014
If you are a loyal HBO "Veep" viewer, you know Matt Walsh's "Mike" cha... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO Might Not Want 'Veep' Star to 'GO' on Anymore Talk Shows - Posted May 1, 2014
If you are a loyal HBO "Veep" viewer, you know Matt Walsh's "Mike" cha... [Lost Remote]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Oprah Eyes Clippers | Viacom to Buy Channel 5 | Time Warner Profits Soar - Posted May 1, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Oprah Eyes Clippers | Viacom to Buy Channel 5 | Time Warner Profits Soar - Posted May 1, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Clippers Lose Sponsors | Mockingbird To Go Digital | Al Jazeera Sues Egypt - Posted April 29, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Clippers Lose Sponsors | Mockingbird To Go Digital | Al Jazeera Sues Egypt - Posted April 29, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon, HBO Ink Deal | Net Neutrality on The Ropes | Mixed News for Gannett - Posted April 24, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Amazon, HBO Ink Deal | Net Neutrality on The Ropes | Mixed News for Gannett - Posted April 24, 2014
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HBO Classics Coming to Amazon Prime - Posted April 23, 2014
Amazon ... [Lost Remote]

Is Tumblr Passing Twitter As the Hub for Social TV? - Posted April 22, 2014
Lost Remote has known for awhile how important TV has been to Tum... [Lost Remote]

How Should HBO Respond to 'Game of Thrones' Controversy? - Posted April 22, 2014
Since Sunday night's episode of "Game of Thrones" aired, the internet has been abuzz with controversy over a decidedly disturbing scene that played out very differently in the show than it did in the books; what was written as an instance... [PRNewser]

Social Media Newsfeed: Tweeting in Congress | Facebook Referral Traffic - Posted April 22, 2014
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'Veep' Renewed for Fourth Season; Show Prompts Fans to Call Fake Campaign Number - Posted April 21, 2014
HBO's hit political comedy "Veep," which has a knack for weaving social media references about Twitter and Instagram into the show, announced that it's been renewed for a fourth season toda... [Lost Remote]

'Veep' Renewed for Fourth Season, Show Prompts Fans to Call Fake Campaign Number - Posted April 21, 2014
HBO's hit political comedy "Veep," which has a knack for weaving social media references about Twitter and Instagram into the show, announced that it's been renewed for a fourth season toda... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO GO, SS+K Screen Sex Scenes for You, Your Parents and Your Little Sister - Posted April 21, 2014
In what we'll call a creative take on those universally awkward coming-of-age moments experienced by everyone fortunate enough to live in a house equipped with HBO, SS+K advertises the network's streaming service by reminding viewers of the scenes that would be particularly painful to watch with mom, dad and your little... [AgencySpy]

HBO and BuzzFeed Team Up for 'Awkward Family Viewing' - Posted April 21, 2014
If your a millennial or younger person who's ever experienced the awkwardness of watching risque premium TV with your parents, HBO and Buzzfeed have got the videos for you. "Awkwar... [Lost Remote]

Facebook Weekly Highlights Brings You The Academy Of Country Music Awards - Posted April 14, 2014
Facebook Weekly Highlights features photos and videos posted to the social netw... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Newsfeed: Twitter Acquisition | Social Network, Divorce Linked - Posted April 8, 2014
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HBO Makes First Episode of 'Silicon Valley' Available on YouTube - Posted April 7, 2014
If you're a regular Lost Remote reader, then you've likely seen the first episode of HBO's new comedy series, 'Silicon Valley,' and liked it. If you haven't, then HBO has made the first episode available free to stream on YouTube, which is just one example of the social and tech-centric tactics... [Lost Remote]

HBO Makes First Episode of 'Silicon Valley' Available on YouTube - Posted April 7, 2014
If you're a regular Lost Remote reader, then you've likely seen the first episode of HBO's new comedy series, 'Silicon Valley,' and liked it. If you haven't, then HBO has made the first episode available free to stream on YouTube, which is just one example of the social and tech-centric tactics... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Facebook Buys Oculus | Atlantic Makes Changes | Amazon Credits eBooks - Posted March 26, 2014
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Facebook Buys Oculus | Atlantic Makes Changes | Amazon Credits eBooks - Posted March 26, 2014
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Red-Carpet Premiere Of Season Four Of HBO's 'Game Of Thrones' To Stream On Facebook Live - Posted March 14, 2014
The fourth season of ... [AllFacebook]

HBO Goes All in on Hip-Hop Promo with 'Rappers as Game of Thrones Characters' - Posted March 13, 2014
"...he is an a$$hole but is also very good at business and things..." Did you hear that HBO wants to "diversify" the Game of Thrones audience? It's true--... [PRNewser]

HBOGO Crashes During True Detective Finale, Awesome Tweets Abound - Posted March 10, 2014
Once upon a time, one had to tune in to an actual channel on an actual television to catch a new episode of one's favorite show. Then came apps on mobile devices that allowed us to catch up on the drama we missed wherever and whenever we wanted, but our culture... [PRNewser]

HBO Drops Beats and Rhymes into Game of Thrones Promos - Posted March 5, 2014
The sigil of House (Big) Boi HBO wants more hip-hop heads and reggaeton lovers to watch Game of Thrones this season--... [PRNewser]

Netflix to Amazon: 'We've Got Bigger Drones Than That' - Posted February 25, 2014
We appreciate Netflix's efforts to play the "spunky upstart" role by poking fun at its rivals and we agree that Amazon makes for a more reasonable target than HBO, because you will lose if you try to compare House of Cards to The Sopranos or Game of Thrones. The drone delivery... [PRNewser]

Mass Relevance Platform makes it easier for networks to create social TV experiences - Posted February 25, 2014
Austin-based Mass Relevance has been the go-to company for networks seeking to create bespoke social TV experiences. HBO uses Mass... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Mass Relevance Platform makes it easier for networks to create social TV experiences - Posted February 25, 2014
Austin-based Mass Relevance has been the go-to company for networks seeking to create bespoke social TV experiences. HBO uses Mass... [Lost Remote]

Can HBO's Silicon Valley Improve Silicon Valley's Reputation? - Posted February 24, 2014
Yesterday HBO debuted the trailer for Mike Judge's sitcom Silicon Valley. Looks like a Big Bang Theory/Workaholics mash-up: they're nerds, but they aren't one-dimensional punchlines; they're Millennials, but they don't spend all their time figuring out how they can manage to do less work. In an amazing coincidence, Napst... [PRNewser]

Lessons in Media Relations from Derek Jeter - Posted February 18, 2014
Sure, Derek Jeter is a great athlete...but can he teach us anything about communications and media relations strategy? Kwittken + Company CEO/friend of the site Aaron Kwittken's most recent Forbes story says "yes". In fact, Kwittken goes so far as to call the veteran shortstop "one of the... [PRNewser]

Game of Thrones Shares Some Content with U.S. Olympians - Posted February 18, 2014
Today in Things We Missed This Weekend, HBO's Game of Thrones took a little extra step to increase the already-insane hype for Season 4's April 2 debut. Well before most viewers were settled in to check out the latest trailer ahead of True Detective (which just got really interesting, BTW), the show's... [PRNewser]

360i Chairman Bryan Wiener Joins Expion In Same Role - Posted February 14, 2014
Enterprise social media software provider Expion has a new chairman, as ... [AllFacebook]

How Bill Maher Is Enlisting Social to Unseat an Incumbent Member of Congress - Posted February 12, 2014
Television has been an integral part of the U.S. political process since September, 1960, when John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon faced off in the first nationally televised presidential... [Lost Remote]

'Girls' star Evan Jonigkeit on 'Winnebago Man' and his use of social media - Posted February 11, 2014
This past week's episode of Girls (minor spoiler alert coming) shows Zosia Mamet's (Shoshana) real life boyfriend Evan Jonigkeit playing ... [Lost Remote]

On 'Real Time,' Bill Maher announces plans to #flipadistrict - Posted February 3, 2014
Friday night on HBO's 'Real Time', Bill Maher pointed out that while Congress has a 13% approval rating, 90% of incumbents are re-elected each term. On 'Real Time," Maher has consistently addressed the su... [Lost Remote]

'Game of Thrones' The Exhibition returns giving fans an even bigger opportunity to immerse themselves in Westeros - Posted January 27, 2014
Last year we covered the Game of Thrones Exhibition, an unprecedented opportunity for fans of the show to live the culture and even see ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO GO is coming to PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 - Posted January 21, 2014
Last week at the inaugural Buzzfeed Brews event in New York, BuzzFeed Business Editor Peter Lauria interviewed HBO's CEO Richa... [Lost Remote]

Nerd Prom Material - Posted January 14, 2014
Looking for your date to Nerd Prom? It's never to early to start! And Keeping Up With The Kardashians' Jonathan Cheban isn't a bad ask. Especially if you're also looking to score past year's popular guests ... [FishbowlDC]

HBO's New Sitcom Will Entourage the Tech Set - Posted January 13, 2014
For a quick minute last week we had a theory that Sam Biddle of Valleywag and Evan Spiegel of Snapchat were engaged in a battle of wits to determine who could most successfully make the archetypal Southern California startup dude look like a douc... [AgencySpy]

HBO's New Sitcom Will Entourage the Tech Set - Posted January 13, 2014
For a quick minute last week we had a theory that Sam Biddle of Valleywag and Evan Spiegel of Snapchat were engaged in a battle of wits to determine who could most successfully make the archetypal Southern California startup dude look like a douc... [PRNewser]

Game of Thrones uses Vine to tease tonight's debut of the season 4 trailer - Posted January 12, 2014
Social TV fans cannot get enough of Game of Thrones. Even in November, with the next season premier five ... [Lost Remote]

HBO's 'Looking' Building on Social for Premiere - Posted January 10, 2014
There's been a lot of buzz about the third season premiere of HBO's "Girls", which Lost Remote ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO's 'Looking' Building on Social for Premiere - Posted January 10, 2014
There's been a lot of buzz about the third season premiere of HBO's "Girls", which Lost Remote ... [Lost Remote]

Drudge Links Fuel Judd Apatow/Girls/TCA Incident Debate - Posted January 10, 2014
The only thing better for a Web outlet item than a Drudge Report link is a Drudge Report double-link. As the Miami muckracker and his cohorts sometimes like to do, EW's pick-up of a ... [Fishbowl NY]

Drudge Links Fuel Judd Apatow/Girls/TCA Incident Debate - Posted January 10, 2014
The only thing better for a Web outlet item than a Drudge Report link is a Drudge Report double-link. As the Miami muckracker and his cohorts sometimes like to do, EW's pick-up of a ... [FishbowlNY]

HBO throws screening party for launch of 'Girls' Tumblr at platform's NYC HQ - Posted January 9, 2014
[caption id="attachment_40403" align="alignright" width="300"] girlshbo.tumblr.com[/caption] HBO has been making all the right moves as the highly anticipated season three of Girls sets to premie... [Lost Remote]

HBO throws screening party for launch of 'Girls' Tumblr at platform's NYC HQ - Posted January 9, 2014
[caption id="attachment_40403" align="alignright" width="300"] girlshbo.tumblr.com[/caption] HBO has been making all the right moves as the highly anticipated season three of Girls sets to premie... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Lena Dunham to Grace Vogue Cover - Posted January 8, 2014
The Lena Dunham Express' next stop is the cover of Vogue. According to The New York Post, Vogue is dedicating its February issue to Dunham's hit show Girls, and Dunham... [Fishbowl NY]

Lena Dunham to Grace Vogue Cover - Posted January 8, 2014
The Lena Dunham Express' next stop is the cover of Vogue. According to The New York Post, Vogue is dedicating its February issue to Dunham's hit show Girls, and Dunham... [FishbowlNY]

Judd Apatow on social media's role in season 3 of HBO's 'Girls' - Posted January 7, 2014
At the season 3 premiere of Girls Monday night, we caught up with Judd Apatow and asked him if social media will play a role in the... [Lost Remote]

7 predictions for social TV in 2014 - Posted December 31, 2013
[caption id="attachment_40212" align="alignright" width="304"] CNBC.com[/caption] Many of our social TV predictions for 2013... [Inside 3D Printing News]

7 predictions for social TV in 2014 - Posted December 31, 2013
[caption id="attachment_40212" align="alignright" width="304"] CNBC.com[/caption] Many of our social TV predictions for 2013... [Lost Remote]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Google Wins Fair Use Case | John Oliver Joins HBO | Baldwin's Outburst - Posted November 15, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Google Wins Fair Use Case | John Oliver Joins HBO | Baldwin's Outburst - Posted November 15, 2013
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A Q&A with Sabrina Caluori about HBO Connect: the network's 'digital marketing secret weapon' - Posted November 12, 2013
HBO Connect is continuing to become a larger part of HBO's digital strategy. In fact, when we asked Sabrina Cal... [Lost Remote]

Woody Allen Confirms His Hatred of the Casting Process - Posted October 31, 2013
A while back, we picked up on a New York Post report about the daunting task faced by leading ladies auditioning for the upcoming stage version of Bullets Over Broadway. ... [GalleyCat]

Woody Allen Confirms His Hatred of the Casting Process - Posted October 31, 2013
A while back, we picked up on a New York Post report about the daunting task faced by leading ladies auditioning for the upcoming stage version of Bullets Over Broadway. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Woody Allen Confirms His Hatred of the Casting Process - Posted October 31, 2013
A while back, we picked up on a New York Post report about the daunting task faced by leading ladies auditioning for the upcoming stage version of Bullets Over Broadway. ... [FishbowlNY]

Fighting Over The TV: Facebook Provides Data To 10 Overseas Networks; Twitter Provides Data To Nielsen - Posted October 7, 2013
Facebook and Twitter dug in their heels Monday in their attempts to establish beachheads in the world of ... [AllFacebook]

How HBO's 'The Newsroom' used Topsy to break news - Posted September 25, 2013
Back in February, we wrote about how Topsy's social data showed that part of why House of Cards was so successful in its first season was because of the traditional... [Inside 3D Printing News]

How HBO's 'The Newsroom' used Topsy to break news - Posted September 25, 2013
Back in February, we wrote about how Topsy's social data showed that part of why House of Cards was so successful in its first season was because of the traditional... [Lost Remote]

Emmy Awards: Top Five Facebook Moments - Posted September 23, 2013
The 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony aired on ... [AllFacebook]

HBO's 'True Blood' Proves Fans Love Fangs On Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC] - Posted August 23, 2013
Socialbakers took a look at social media to see how HBO's cult hit True Blood fared during its ... [AllTwitter]

INFOGRAPHIC: HBO's 'True Blood' Takes A Bite Out Of Facebook - Posted August 22, 2013
Analytics provider Socialbakers sank its teeth into HBO drama series "True Blood" to see how it fared on Facebook and other social networks in its sixth season on the air. ... [AllFacebook]

How Never.no and Vizrt are partnering to bring social TV for broadcasters into the future - Posted August 9, 2013
In a recent episode of HBO's The Newsroom Charlie Skinner (played by Sam Watson) forces Don Keefer (Thomas Sadoski) to put tweets on the air during a broadcast. As breaking news ensues, Skinner decides to tell them to yank it... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Jeff Daniels Has No Time for Twitter's Will McAvoy - Posted July 12, 2013
As might be expected, there are a number of renegade Will McAvoy Twitter accounts. Leading the pack is @WillMcAvoyACN, which at press time had su... [Fishbowl NY]

Jeff Daniels Has No Time for Twitter's Will McAvoy - Posted July 12, 2013
As might be expected, there are a number of renegade Will McAvoy Twitter accounts. Leading the pack is @WillMcAvoyACN, which at press time had su... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Hearst Tower Drama | Gannett Buys Belo | Soledad's New HBO Gig - Posted June 13, 2013
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Morning Media Newsfeed: Hearst Tower Drama | Gannett Buys Belo | Soledad's New HBO Gig - Posted June 13, 2013
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TV A Factor In Facebook's Hashtag Rollout - Posted June 12, 2013
Following Facebook's introduction of clickable hashtags Wednesday, ... [AllFacebook]

Your Show App Presents Facebook Users' News Feeds In TV Show Format - Posted June 10, 2013
Facebook users who have imagined what their News Feeds would be like in the form of ... [AllFacebook]

HBO And Mass Relevance Team Up On A First-Of-Its Kind Twitter True Blood Promotion - Posted June 6, 2013
TV history is about to be made, with HBO's first-ever live social media event in celebration of the Season 6 premiere of ... [AllTwitter]

5 Facebook Consumer Interaction Drivers From Sigmund Freud - Posted May 17, 2013
Sigmund Freud is famous for making society's understanding of the conscious mind versus the unconscious mind popular. The conscious mind is associated primarily with our current moment of perceptions and awareness, whil... [AllFacebook]

Israeli TV Network Marks Return Of HBO's 'Game Of Thrones' With Meme App From Blink - Posted May 14, 2013
The third season of smash HBO dr... [AllFacebook]

The Mobile Evolution Of The Branded Facebook Experience - Posted May 3, 2013
It was a sunny morning back in August 2008 when Stuzo launched its first-ever experience on a Faceboo... [Lost Remote]

Hollywood's Wary Embrace of Big Data - Posted April 25, 2013
In recent years the movie business has used social data to connect with audiences and stepped up its reliance on quantitative data to forecast box office revenues. However, if data represented a person, that individual may get a seat at L.A.'s trendiest restaurant, but would st... [PRNewser]

INFOGRAPHIC: How 'Game Of Thrones' Has Taken Over Facebook - Posted April 4, 2013
"Game of Thrones," which recently kicked off its third season on HBO, is one of the most popular TV shows around. On Facebook, the show has a loyal following of more than 5.5 million fans. Socialbakers recently compiled an infographic showing just how "Game of Thrones" has taken Facebook (and other... [AllFacebook]

PR Faux Pas: HBO Rep Says Piracy 'Is a Compliment of Sorts' - Posted April 2, 2013
Most of the world's biggest media companies have recently taken some time to endorse or promote the latest anti-piracy campaigns like the so-called "six strikes" law that would use web providers to mess with... [PRNewser]

ABC Campaign Calls on Viewers to Help Save Its Own Show - Posted March 29, 2013
Here's an interesting twist on the "low-rated cult favorite on life support" trend: the ABC network has created an ad campaign urging fans of its admired but struggling sitcom Happy Endings to help save the show by...you know, watching it live. It's almost like a mirror image of the challenge faced by... [PRNewser]

More Brands That Jumped on the Avatar Bandwagon (or Should Have) - Posted March 28, 2013
Yesterday we posted on Bud Light's well-timed decision to offer Facebook fans its own variation on the very viral Human Rights Campaign marriage equality avatar. Now we'd like to showcase some other examples of brands that were, if not quite "bold", at least attuned to news trends -- and the interests... [PRNewser]

Oreo Agency 360i Just Won HBO's Social Media Account - Posted March 25, 2013
Today AdAge brings news that 360i, the digital agency responsible for all those creative Oreo tweets you've read... [PRNewser]

Game of Thrones Still Has the Best Swag - Posted March 25, 2013
We don't know if you guys are crazy excited about the third-season premier of HBO's mega-hit Game of Thrones, which is less than a week away -- but we are! You may have heard earlier this year (or in 2011 via our sister site AgencySpy) about how GoT's marketing/PR teams are absolutely... [PRNewser]

Sheryl Sandberg's PR Push: Can Career Women Also Be Working Moms? - Posted March 20, 2013
Confession: we haven't read Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead and we probably won't. But we are very in... [PRNewser]

From fantasy to reality: HBO set to take Game of Thrones on tour - Posted March 9, 2013
If the social buzz around season two was palpable, then the excitement leading up to the season three premiere of ... [Lost Remote]

Game of Thrones Proves Print Ads Aren't Dead (and Neither Are Dragons) - Posted March 4, 2013
In case you missed it (because we somehow did!), HBO ran a massive Game of Thrones ad in last Monday's New York Times. At first glance, this spot may have sent readers ducking for cover or calling out for the nearest sword-wielding resident of Winterfell. ... [PRNewser]

You can now AirPlay HBO GO onto your Apple TV - Posted February 17, 2013
The connected device market just got more competitive. While Apple TV doesn't yet have an HBO GO App, the network just announced that you can now turn your se... [Lost Remote]

Brands On Facebook Connect With Fans Through Social Good - Posted February 15, 2013
Brands love to connect with Facebook friends in a variety of ways -- through discounts, conversation, applications, and ... [AllFacebook]

The top 2012 social tv shows according to GetGlue - Posted January 14, 2013
With New Year's a couple of weeks behind us, it is worth taking a look at the top tv shows and movies that drove the social conversation in 2012, and see whether these TV shows can maintain a stronghold on the social activity in 201... [Lost Remote]

What's 'Native Advertising' All About, Anyway? - Posted January 10, 2013
Native advertising: you've heard the term, and you're going to hear it quite often in the months ahead. We haven't directly addressed it on this blog yet, so here goes: First: any web surfer will tell you that banner ads (aka "traditional paid media") are on the w... [PRNewser]

Girls, Urban Outfitters Want to Pay Your Rent for a Year - Posted January 10, 2013
This week marks the return of HBO's Girls (and the many, many articles telling us why we should love it, hate it o... [PRNewser]

Game of Thrones Fans: Winter (Ale) Is Coming! - Posted December 18, 2012
Earlier this week we told you that we consider ourselves "unapologetic beer snobs". A couple of equally important thi... [PRNewser]

WLNY Enjoyed Best 12-12-12 Concert Rating - Posted December 14, 2012
There were several winners during the epic 12-12-12 concert at Madison Square Garden. First and foremost, through the established Robin Hood Foundation, the concert drew an estimated 36 million dollars for Sandy relief, and that's before one note of the 5 1/2 hour concert began. Viewers and listeners were also winners,... [Fishbowl NY]

WLNY Enjoyed Best 12-12-12 Concert Rating - Posted December 14, 2012
There were several winners during the epic 12-12-12 concert at Madison Square Garden. First and foremost, through the established Robin Hood Foundation, the concert drew an estimated 36 million dollars for Sandy relief, and that's before one note of the 5 1/2 hour concert began. Viewers and listeners were also winners,... [FishbowlNY]

Xbox Founder Otto Berkes to Replace Bob Zitter as HBO Technology Head - Posted December 10, 2012
Otto Berkes, one of the founders of Xbox, will replace 30-year veteran Bob Zitter as HBO's chief technology officer, the company said today. Zitter will step down at the end of March. Designed with games in mind, Xbox has increasingly ... [SocialTimes.com]

Integrating Facebook Into Your Marketing Strategy - Posted December 5, 2012
Gone are the days when print and TV are the dominant avenues of advertising. Now companies big and small need to integrate Facebook and other social avenues into their marketing plans. A panel of experts, including a social media official at HBO, at the AllFacebook Marketing Conference talked ab... [AllFacebook]

Neil Gaiman Writing American Gods Pilot for HBO - Posted November 29, 2012
Writing HBO AMERICAN GODS pilot with @tordotcom AMERICAN GODS playlist playing to keep me company. j.mp/SeMHHC -- Neil Gaiman (@neilhimself) November 28, 2012 On Twitter, Neil Gaiman shared the fact that he is cu... [GalleyCat]

Beyonc to Direct, Star in HBO Documentary About Herself - Posted November 26, 2012
Today we reach new heights of self-promotion in the entertainment world: HBO just announced the February premiere of an "intimate, revealing", as-yet-untitled documentary feature starring and directed by jack-of-al... [PRNewser]

'The Hobbit' Blamed for Dozens of Animal Deaths - Posted November 19, 2012
We're not going too far out on a limb when we predict that Peter Jackson's upcoming "Hobbit" trilogy will be one of history's biggest franchises--we'll almost definitely end up seeing it this Chri... [PRNewser]

Learn From Top TV Experts At AllFacebook Marketing Conference - Posted November 14, 2012
Learn from the marketing and branding strategies of executives at ESPN, HBO, and TV Guide magazine at our event, ... [AllFacebook]

'Boardwalk Empire' Fan to HBO: Help Rebuild Atlantic City! - Posted October 30, 2012
Fans of the well-dressed HBO drama "Boardwalk Empire" and its most important supporting actor, Atlantic City, may be upset by these striking photos of an iconic Jersey strip all but destro... [PRNewser]

Lena Dunham's 'First Time' Obama Ad Raises Eyebrows - Posted October 29, 2012
Lena Dunham hopes young women will heed her advice before embarking on the journey that is true womanhood by losing their virginity--their voting virginity, that is. In her now-viral pro-Obama video, Dunham reminds newly of-age girls that their first time should be with the right guy--an amazing guy, one who "cares whether... [TVNewser]

Lena Dunham's 'First Time' Obama Ad Raises Eyebrows - Posted October 29, 2012
Lena Dunham hopes young women will heed her advice before embarking on the journey that is true womanhood by losing their virginity--their voting virginity, that is. In her now-viral pro-Obama video, Dunham reminds newly of-age girls that their first time should be with the right guy--an amazing guy, one who "cares whether... [PRNewser]

An inside look at HBO Nordic's social TV strategy - Posted October 5, 2012
The social web instantly connects millions (and now billions) of people around the world. For social TV, the TV part is not always as global. A big elephant in the social TV living room is ho... [Lost Remote]

An inside look at Cinemax's social TV strategy for 'Hunted' - Posted September 28, 2012
Cinemax is preparing to launch their latest original series and have tapped social TV fan experts Campfire to birth an experience to build buzz in time for the premiere. ... [Lost Remote]

AllFacebook Marketing Conference Attracts Notable TV Experts - Posted September 26, 2012
Learn from the marketing strategies of executives at HBO and TV Guide magazine at our event, ... [AllFacebook]

AllFacebook Marketing Conference Attracts Notable TV Experts - Posted September 26, 2012
Learn from the marketing strategies of executives at HBO and TV Guide Magazine at our event, AllFacebook Marketing Conference, December 4-... [SocialTimes.com]

'Newsroom' Star's Topless Tweet: A PR Stunt? - Posted September 13, 2012
We always (read: never) count on New York's ... [PRNewser]

Jets Sunday Night Preseason Loss Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted August 29, 2012
America got its first look at Tim Tebow in action for the Jets Sunday night. Curiosity also got the best of New Yorkers, making the NBC game, with Al Michaels and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jets Sunday Night Preseason Loss Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted August 29, 2012
America got its first look at Tim Tebow in action for the Jets Sunday night. Curiosity also got the best of New Yorkers, making the NBC game, with Al Michaels and ... [FishbowlNY]

Showtime's 'Homeland' Knows How to Rock a Teaser - Posted August 17, 2012
The Showtime Network's "Homeland" , a spy drama filled with terrorist attacks, double identities and international intrigue, gained a big following during its excellent first season, with the high-tension finale scoring record ratings ... [PRNewser]

'Boardwalk Empire' Blows Up Brooklyn - Posted August 17, 2012
HBO's well-dressed but underwhelming period drama "Boardwalk Empire" turned heads in Greenpoint, Brooklyn last night the old-fashioned way: by blowing stuff up! Seems like every city news source reported yesterday o... [PRNewser]

All-Star Cast Introduces 'The New Yorker' iPhone App - Posted August 9, 2012
Another clever promo from those eggheads at The New Yorker: This meta-comedic short film directed by Lena Dunham (HBO's "... [PRNewser]

Olympics Burn Brightly for WNBC Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted August 8, 2012
The London Olympics easily won the week for WNBC, despite the flood of complaints the network received about its handling of the prime time, tape-delayed coverage. The seven days included in the weekly survey by Nielsen, earned the Top 7 spots, blowing away the competition in the process. Proving the popularity of women's... [Fishbowl NY]

Olympics Burn Brightly for WNBC Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted August 8, 2012
The London Olympics easily won the week for WNBC, despite the flood of complaints the network received about its handling of the prime time, tape-delayed coverage. The seven days included in the weekly survey by Nielsen, earned the Top 7 spots, blowing away the competition in the process. Proving the popularity of women's... [FishbowlNY]

Olympics Burn Brightly for WNBC Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted August 8, 2012
The London Olympics easily won the week for WNBC, despite the flood of complaints the network received about its handling of the prime time, tape-delayed coverage. The seven days included in the weekly survey by Nielsen, earned the Top 7 spots, blowing away the competition in the process. Proving the popularity of women's... [FishbowlLA]

Inside HBO's Game of Thrones Book Trailer Visits TV Set - Posted August 8, 2012
Chronicle Books will publish the official companion to the Game of Thrones television series, Inside HBO's Game of Thrones. Unlike most book trailers, this video visited the set of a popular TV show. As of this writing, the trailer has received more than 36,000 views. The $40 book will be released... [GalleyCat]

HBO's Veep Picks Up Three Emmy Nominations - Posted July 19, 2012
Congratulations are in order for New York mag's Frank Rich and the crew at HBO's Veep. The send-up of Washington politics just picked up Emmy nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for star Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series. Rich is an... [Fishbowl NY]

HBO's Veep Picks Up Three Emmy Nominations - Posted July 19, 2012
Congratulations are in order for New York mag's Frank Rich and the crew at HBO's Veep. The send-up of Washington politics just picked up Emmy nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for star Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series. Rich is an... [FishbowlNY]

HBO's Veep Picks Up Three Emmy Nominations - Posted July 19, 2012
Congratulations are in order for New York mag's Frank Rich and the crew at HBO's Veep. The send-up of Washington politics just picked up Emmy nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for star Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series. Rich is an... [FishbowlLA]

Matt Kemp Featured on HBO's Real Sports - Posted July 17, 2012
Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Matt Kemp is profiled on Tuesday's episode of HBO's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. Correspondent Jon Frankel spoke to Kemp about adjusting to his new Hollywood lifestyle and the pressure... [FishbowlLA]

Macy's Fireworks Rockets to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted July 12, 2012
A Fourth of July tradition was the most popular for the week in New York. The annual Macy's fireworks spectacular, airing on NBC, grabbed the top two positions for the week. The two-hour special, hosted by Regis Philbin, had an estimated 1.6 mill... [Fishbowl NY]

Macy's Fireworks Rockets to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted July 12, 2012
A Fourth of July tradition was the most popular for the week in New York. The annual Macy's fireworks spectacular, airing on NBC, grabbed the top two positions for the week. The two-hour special, hosted by Regis Philbin, had an estimated 1.6 mill... [FishbowlNY]

NBA Finals Eclipse Subway Series for Weekly Ratings Supremecy - Posted June 28, 2012
The Yankees and Mets battled at CitiField, but it fell short for the top spot of the week. Instead, it was celebration night as Lebron James and the Heat received the crowning touching. The NBA Finals wrapped up with Game 5 Thursday night. New Yorkers watched as the triumphant James earned his... [Fishbowl NY]

NBA Finals Eclipse Subway Series for Weekly Ratings Supremecy - Posted June 28, 2012
The Yankees and Mets battled at CitiField, but it fell short for the top spot of the week. Instead, it was celebration night as Lebron James and the Heat received the crowning touching. The NBA Finals wrapped up with Game 5 Thursday night. New Yorkers watched as the triumphant James earned his... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: 'The Newsroom' debuts, More on Ann Curry - Posted June 25, 2012
The media has been very busy weighing in ... [PRNewser]

HBO Streams First Episode of The Newsroom on YouTube - Posted June 25, 2012
Aaron Sorkin's latest show, The Newsroom, aired its first episode on HBO Sunday night. If you didn't get a chance to watch the show or don't subscribe to HBO, you're in luck. HBO is currently streaming the entire first episode on YouTube. ... [10,000 Words]

Newsroom Negativity | Wild Weather(man) | Eurotweeting - Posted June 22, 2012
TVNewser: Aaron Sorkin can do no wrong. So his new HBO drama The Newsroom has to be a sure-fire hit, right? Well, not according to several media critics. ABC's Jake Tapper for The New Republic calls the show "... [FishbowlLA]

Newsroom Negativity | Wild Weather(man) | Eurotweeting - Posted June 22, 2012
TVNewser: Aaron Sorkin can do no wrong. So his new HBO drama The Newsroom has to be a sure-fire hit, right? Well, not according to several media critics. ABC's Jake Tapper for The New Republic calls ... [Fishbowl NY]

Newsroom Negativity | Wild Weather(man) | Eurotweeting - Posted June 22, 2012
TVNewser: Aaron Sorkin can do no wrong. So his new HBO drama The Newsroom has to be a sure-fire hit, right? Well, not according to several media critics. ABC's Jake Tapper for The New Republic calls ... [FishbowlNY]

Lebron and Co. Lift WABC to Winning Week with NBA Finals - Posted June 20, 2012
With the storyline of Lebron James gunning for his first NBA title, the Finals took the Top 3 spots for the week. Game 1 of ABC's coverage between the Heat and Thunder had estimated 1.4 million Channel 7 viewers, according to Nielsen, with a 7.1 rating. Game 2 also performed well with 1.2... [Fishbowl NY]

Lebron and Co. Lift WABC to Winning Week with NBA Finals - Posted June 20, 2012
With the storyline of Lebron James gunning for his first NBA title, the Finals took the Top 3 spots for the week. Game 1 of ABC's coverage between the Heat and Thunder had estimated 1.4 million Channel 7 viewers, according to Nielsen, with a 7.1 rating. Game 2 also performed well with 1.2... [FishbowlNY]

Budget Issues to Blame for Bush's Head on a Stake - Posted June 18, 2012
The most recent head-turning apology came from the creators of HBO's Game of Thrones, which included the appearance of President George W. Bush's severed head on a stake in one of its early episodes. HBO itself ... [PRNewser]

(Video) 71st Annual Peabody Awards Recap; Stephen Colbert, Parks and Recreation - Posted May 23, 2012
The Peabody Awards honors the best in electronic media. Winners for the 2011 awards were handed out this week at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. Among the 38 recipients were some of TV's most familiar faces. Stephen Colbert earned his second Peabody as host of the satire, Colbert Report. Alex Trebek and Jeopardy!... [Fishbowl NY]

(Video) 71st Annual Peabody Awards Recap; Stephen Colbert, Parks and Recreation - Posted May 23, 2012
The Peabody Awards honors the best in electronic media. Winners for the 2011 awards were handed out this week at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. Among the 38 recipients were some of TV's most familiar faces. Stephen Colbert earned his second Peabody as host of the satire, Colbert Report. Alex Trebek and Jeopardy!... [FishbowlNY]

'Game Of Thrones' Game Coming To Facebook - Posted May 21, 2012
Hit HBO series "Game of Thrones" is coming to Facebook in game form, as HBO Global Licensing granted a license to game developer Disruptor Beam for Game of Thrones Ascent. Disruptor Beam offered few details about the game, only sa... [AllFacebook]

Watch: New York Editor Frank Rich Discusses His Role in Making HBO's 'Veep' - Posted May 7, 2012
Longtime political columnist Frank Rich, now an editor at New York, recently sat down for an interview with mediabistroTV and discussed his role in the ma... [Fishbowl NY]

Watch: New York Editor Frank Rich Discusses His Role in Making HBO's 'Veep' - Posted May 7, 2012
Longtime political columnist Frank Rich, now an editor at New York, recently sat down for an interview with mediabistroTV and discussed his role in the ma... [FishbowlNY]

'Veep' Executive Producer on DC: 'Young People Jockeying for Power in Offices that Look Crummy' - Posted May 7, 2012
"People outside of Washington, you know they come on high school trips, they think it's all like movie sets. They think it's all like 'The West Wing," longtime political columnist Frank Rich, who is an executive producer on the ... [PRNewser]

'Veep' Executive Producer on DC: 'Young People Jockeying for Power in Offices that Look Crummy' - Posted May 7, 2012
"People outside of Washington, you know they come on high school trips, they think it's all like movie sets. They think it's all like 'The West Wing," longtime political columnist Frank Rich, who is an executive producer on the ... [FishbowlDC]

Former KCBS Anchor Now the Voice of Boxing - Posted May 2, 2012
Local media junkies might remember Jim Lampley's stint as the co-anchor of the KCBS nightly news in the late '80s. During that same time, Lampley accepted a job with HBO to call boxing and Wimbledon for the cable network. Little did anyone... [FishbowlLA]

HBO Releases New Trailer for The Newsroom - Posted April 30, 2012
A promising second trailer for Aaron Sorkin's new HBO drama The Newsroom premiered Sunday night prior to Game of Thrones. The show stars Jeff Daniels as Will McAvoy, a network news anchor struggling to honor journalistic ethics in the face of soulless corporate demands, ... [FishbowlLA]

Coming This Summer To HBO: "The Newsroom" - Posted April 9, 2012
If you liked The West Wing or The Social Network and you're a journalism junkie, then mark your calendars for the debut of Aaron Sorkin's next HBO premiere: The Newsroom. The trailer is embedded below: The HBO website describ... [10,000 Words]

Revolving Door: 'Newsroom,' Couric on 'GMA,' Palin on 'TODAY' - Posted April 2, 2012
The trailer for Aaron Sorkin's new ... [PRNewser]

HBO Go for iPad Offers Maps and Character Profiles for Game of Thrones Season 2 - Posted March 30, 2012
The method of consuming video is changing every day. That's why we cover web video so often here at Social Times -- massive viewership and increasing ad rates are turning what was once just a diversion into a surprising business. Along with web video, we're seeing new methods of... [SocialTimes.com]

HBO Go and Comcast Added to XBox Live - Posted March 27, 2012
The world of online streaming video is heating up. Netflix is finally recovering from a problematic 2011 and HBO has had great success with their HBO Go app which allows HBO subscribers to watch their favorite programs on any device. Add one more device to the list, as HBO... [SocialTimes.com]

HBO's Luck Suspends Filming with Horses - Posted March 13, 2012
HBO's Luck has suspended filming with horses after a third horse was injured and euthanized Tuesday at Santa Anita Park during production of the hit drama. ... [GalleyCat]

HBO's Luck Suspends Filming with Horses - Posted March 13, 2012
HBO's Luck has suspended filming with horses after a third horse was injured and euthanized Tuesday at Santa Anita Park during production of the hit drama. ... [FishbowlLA]

Revolving Door: CNN/Mashable Rumors, 'Game Change' Premiere Photos, and More - Posted March 12, 2012
As we mentioned on the Ticker, CNN could be preparing for a $200 million purchase of ... [PRNewser]

Game Change Premiere Hits NYC - Posted March 8, 2012
Julianne Moore and Tom Hanks (Credit: StarPix) ... [FishbowlLA]

Game Change Premiere Hits NYC - Posted March 8, 2012
Julianne Moore and Tom Hanks (Credit: StarPix) ... [Fishbowl NY]

Game Change Premiere Hits NYC - Posted March 8, 2012
Julianne Moore and Tom Hanks (Credit: StarPix) ... [FishbowlNY]

Grantland Wants to Know the Greatest Character on The Wire - Posted March 5, 2012
We learned last week on Bill Simmons' podcast that President ... [FishbowlLA]

IDW & HBO to Release the First Ongoing 'True Blood' Comic Series - Posted November 4, 2011
Even though author Charlaine Harris will be ending the Southern Vampire novels, True Blood fans need not fret. Publisher IDW and HBO have announced that the... [AllTwitter]

IDW & HBO to Release the First Ongoing 'True Blood' Comic Series - Posted November 4, 2011
Even though author Charlaine Harris will be ending the Southern Vampire novels, True Blood fans need not fret. Publisher IDW and HBO have announced that the... [GalleyCat]

Cable Networks Already Sticking to GetGlue Business Dashboard - Posted September 8, 2011
Entertainment-based social network GetGlue is getting down to business with its launch of the GetGlue Business marketing dashboard, which is already being used by major networks including USA Network, Discovery Channel, Oxygen, and HBO. GetGlue Business allows entertainment brands to manage their official GetGlue profiles, includ... [SocialTimes.com]

Noah Baumbach May Adapt 'The Corrections' - Posted September 6, 2011
According to Deadline, filmmaker Noah Baumbach may adapt Jonathan Franzen's The Corrections as an... [GalleyCat]

Jersey Shore Takes Number One Again in Weekly Ratings - Posted August 25, 2011
MTV's Jersey Shore continues its dominance with another week atop the prime time ratings. An estimated 881,000 viewers watched the August 18th episode from Italy with a 4.4 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The New York Jets preseason game on WCBS/Channel 2 finished second for the week (744,000/3.7). ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jersey Shore Takes Number One Again in Weekly Ratings - Posted August 25, 2011
MTV's Jersey Shore continues its dominance with another week atop the prime time ratings. An estimated 881,000 viewers watched the August 18th episode from Italy with a 4.4 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The New York Jets preseason game on WCBS/Channel 2 finished second for the week (744,000/3.7). ... [FishbowlNY]

CNN Replaying Mayweather-Ortiz 24/7 - Posted August 12, 2011
The late Nick Charles would be happy to know that CNN is getting involved in the sports world once again. The cable news network will replay HBO's 24/7 Mayweather/Ort... [SportsNewser]

Pacquiao, Marquez Heads to CNN - Posted August 7, 2011
[caption id="attachment_25421" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Pacquiao vs. Marquez in 2008"][/caption] Boxing fans out there are getting a little love from HBO and parent company ... [PRNewser]

Pacquiao-Marquez Will Have A PPV Home By This Weekend - Posted August 4, 2011
Boxing fans should know which network will get the rights to the Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez... [GalleyCat]

60 Minutes Take Weekly Top Spot on WCBS; America's Got Talent Number Two on WNBC - Posted July 28, 2011
As we meander through the summer, viewership is typically altered. But 60 Minutes had no problems grabbing ratings. The venerable newsmagazine was number one, according to the Nielsen Company. The broadcast had 751,000 WCBS/Channel 2 vi... [FishbowlLA]

Ndamukong Suh Glad Lions Turned Down Hard Knocks - Posted July 5, 2011
Ndamukong Suh is glad the Detroit Lions front office turned down an ... [FishbowlDC]

Hopkins-Dawson Set For Oct. 15 On HBO - Posted June 25, 2011
Bernard Hopkins will defend his WBC light heavyweight championship Oct. 15 on HBO when he steps in the ring with Chad Dawson. It's Hopkins' first titl... [SocialTimes.com]

HBO PPV Lands Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Victor Ortiz - Posted June 23, 2011
HBO PPV will broadcast the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Victor Ortiz fight on Sept. 17, ... [SportsNewser]

'Highly Unlikely' Hard Knocks Visits Carolina - Posted June 13, 2011
Carolina Panthers center Ryan Kalil might want to get new sources. According to Panthers spokesman Charlie Dayton, HBO has not ... [SportsNewser]

True Blood Season Four Sneak Peek - Posted June 8, 2011
HBO has released a 6-minute sneak peak of the season 4 premiere of True Blood. The full episode will air on June 26th. In the video embedded above, fans get a glimpse of magical fruits, fairy godmothers, and a family reunion. What do you think? In May 2011, author Charlaine Harris published ... [GalleyCat]

Minnesota Vikings Turn Down HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 29, 2011
Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf told the Pioneer Press that he declined... [PRNewser]

1.8 Million Viewers Watch Hopkins-Pascal On HBO - Posted May 25, 2011
The sport of boxing was alive and well Saturday night as 1.8 million viewers watched Bernard Hopkins defeat Jean Pascal. ... [SportsNewser]

Fly Away: Atlanta Falcons Say No To Hard Knocks - Posted May 24, 2011
So much for the Atlanta Falcons on HBO's Hard Knocks. Less than a week after Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff hinted the franchise was ... [SportsNewser]

HBO Developing Freddie Roach Reality Series - Posted May 24, 2011
HBO is developing a new primetime reality series on famed boxing trainer Freddie Roach. On Freddie Roach will be directed by Emmy nominee Peter Berg... [SportsNewser]

New York Jets Pass On Hard Knocks Encore - Posted May 22, 2011
You won't have to worry about hearing Rex Ryan's potty mouth once again this summer on HBO's Hard Knocks. There were rumors of the New York Jets possibly making a repeat appearance after helping the series win three Sports Emmy awa... [SportsNewser]

Atlanta Falcons Show Interest In HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 20, 2011
There's at least one team showing publicly showing interest in HBO's Hard Knocks. Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said Friday that he did not rule out the team being ... [SportsNewser]

Denver Broncos Pass On HBO's Hard Knocks - Posted May 20, 2011
You can add the Denver Broncos to the list of NFL teams that aren't interested in HBO's Hard Knocks. "We appreciate the value of the show, but, at this time, we are going to pass," ... [SportsNewser]

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Decline Hard Knocks Offer - Posted May 16, 2011
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the leading candidate to be featured on HBO's Hard Knocks this summer, but the organization posted a ... [SportsNewser]

'Game of Thrones' Reviewer Sparks Fantasy Controversy - Posted April 20, 2011
... [GalleyCat]

Neil Gaiman's American Gods Could Be Adapted By HBO - Posted April 15, 2011
Neil Gaiman's American Gods could be coming as an HBO series. The cable company is discussing the acquisition of the fantasy novel with Gaiman and his collaborato... [GalleyCat]

Armen Keteyian Returning To HBO's Real Sports - Posted April 8, 2011
Armen Keteyian is returning to the monthly HBO Sports magazine program Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel on April 19 as a corespondent. Keteyian has spent the last five years exclusively at CBS News and ... [SportsNewser]

George R. R. Martin Profiled in New Yorker - Posted April 5, 2011
... [GalleyCat]

Boxing Announcer Nick Charles Calls His Final Fight - Posted March 28, 2011
Boxing announcer Nick Charles ... [SportsNewser]

Michael Chabon & Ayelet Waldman Collaborate on HBO Show - Posted March 9, 2011
Michael Chabon (pictured, via... [GalleyCat]

HBO's Real Sports To Profile Deadspin - Posted February 10, 2011
Last month, HBO's Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel profiled Sports Illustrated writer Peter King. This month, Andrea Kremer... [SportsNewser]

Real Sports To Profile SI Writer Peter King - Posted January 24, 2011
Sports Illustrated writer Peter King will be profiled tomorrow night on HBO's Real Sports, on the heels of correctly predicting Pittsburgh and Green Bay in the Super B... [SportsNewser]

Sources: CBS/Showtime Lands Pacquiao-Mosley - Posted January 21, 2011
HBO Sports suffered a blow on Friday as Top Rank promoter Bob Arum closed a deal to ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Roy Jones Jr. Returns To HBO In Permanent Spot - Posted January 20, 2011
Roy Jones Jr. knows his career is rapidly coming to an end. As a result, the characteristic boxer is returning full-time to HBO Sports as a permanent expert analyst on HBO Boxing Af... [SportsNewser]

Ashley Madison Denied | The Jets Fly Again | Apple Money - Posted January 19, 2011
AgencySpy: Ashley Madison, the website specializing in arranging affairs for married people, got their Super Bowl ad turned down by Fox. We can all thank the network for saving thousands of marriages. SportsNewser... [Fishbowl NY]

Ashley Madison Denied | The Jets Fly Again | Apple Money - Posted January 19, 2011
AgencySpy: Ashley Madison, the website specializing in arranging affairs for married people, got their Super Bowl ad turned down by Fox. We can all thank the network for saving thousands of marriages. SportsNewser... [FishbowlNY]

HBO Replaying Hard Knocks On Saturday - Posted January 19, 2011
In case you haven't figured out why everyone outside the state of New York hates the Jets, HBO is replaying all five episodes of ... [SportsNewser]

Pacquiao-Margarito Generated 1.15 Million PPV Buys - Posted November 23, 2010
HBO announced that Manny Pacquiao's dominant victory over ... [SportsNewser]

HBO To Air Margarito-Pacquiao Replay On Saturday - Posted November 15, 2010
In case you missed Antonio Margarito and his pregnant right eye, HBO will air the exclusive replay of ... [SportsNewser]

The SportsNewser Interview: Emanuel Steward - Posted November 10, 2010
How does one of the premier boxing trainers get involved in broadcasting? For HBO commentator ... [SportsNewser]

Designers, Make It Work as HBO.com's New Interactive Art Director - Posted November 9, 2010
... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

HBO Goes All Out For Pacquiao-Margarito Fight - Posted November 4, 2010
HBO will provide boxing fans with unprecedented live access leading up to their world super welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and ... [SportsNewser]

HBO Sports Starts Production On UNLV Documentary - Posted November 2, 2010
HBO Sports has started production on Runnin' Rebels Of UNLV, a documentary on head coach Jerry Tarkanian and his UNLV men's basketball teams. Based on ... [SportsNewser]

The Variety Show Continues at THR - Posted October 11, 2010
As one former Variety staffer joins the morphing Hollywood Reporter, so leaves another: it was announced today by THR that editor Elizabeth Guider is departing the trade publication for personal reasons. Hopefully, on her way out the revolving door, Guider will have the chance to say hi-bye to new incoming chief... [FishbowlLA]

Got Talent? HBO Seeks New Sports Segment Producer - Posted October 4, 2010
HBO has been bringing you outstanding sport... [SportsNewser]

HBO Promotes Boardwalk Empire with Invite-Only Speakeasy Events via QR Code - Posted September 23, 2010
What better way to celebrate the premiere of Boardwalk Empire, the new HBO series that takes place in Atlantic City, N.J., at the onset of... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Hard Knocks and the NFL PR Machine - Posted August 30, 2010
Tom Brady might be the only person not watching HBO's Hard Knocks. The New Y... [SportsNewser]

HBO Sets Return Date for 'Eastbound and Down' - Posted August 23, 2010
Time to set your DVRs. HBO has announced that season two of the Will Ferrell/Adam McKay-produced baseball comedy "Eastbound & Down" will debut Sun... [SportsNewser]

Atlantic Editor On Pay Walls: "Can't Afford To Be Ideological" - Posted January 29, 2010
Last night The Atlantic hosted a discussion titled "Money, Media, and the Future of HBO" with network co-president ... [Fishbowl NY]

Atlantic Editor On Pay Walls: "Can't Afford To Be Ideological" - Posted January 29, 2010
Last night The Atlantic hosted a discussion titled "Money, Media, and the Future of HBO" with network co-president ... [FishbowlNY]

CBS News Snags Two duPont Awards For Broadcast Journalism - Posted January 14, 2010
CBS News and six local television stations will be among the recipients of the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards honoring outstanding work in broadcast journalism at a ceremony later this month. Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism today announced the winners of the ... [Fishbowl NY]

CBS News Snags Two duPont Awards For Broadcast Journalism - Posted January 14, 2010
CBS News and six local television stations will be among the recipients of the Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards honoring outstanding work in broadcast journalism at a ceremony later this month. Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism today announced the winners of the ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner Earnings: Growth From Networks Can't Offset Publishing Declines - Posted November 4, 2009
As we wait to hear about layoffs coming out of Time Inc. today, we got a chance to look at the magazine publisher's... [Fishbowl NY]

Time Warner Earnings: Growth From Networks Can't Offset Publishing Declines - Posted November 4, 2009
As we wait to hear about layoffs coming out of Time Inc. today, we got a chance to look at the magazine publisher's... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner May Sell Off Magazines Eventually, Or Not - Posted September 28, 2009
Time Warner is completing its spin-off of AOL later this year, a deal that has led many ... [Fishbowl NY]

Time Warner May Sell Off Magazines Eventually, Or Not - Posted September 28, 2009
Time Warner is completing its spin-off of AOL later this year, a deal that has led many ... [FishbowlNY]

Talking Viral Marketing On The Menu With Campfire's Mike Monello - Posted September 15, 2009
... [Fishbowl NY]

Talking Viral Marketing On The Menu With Campfire's Mike Monello - Posted September 15, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

Memoirist Richard Farrell Discusses Addiction And Writing On The Menu - Posted August 10, 2009
... [Fishbowl NY]

Memoirist Richard Farrell Discusses Addiction And Writing On The Menu - Posted August 10, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

Press Readies For "Beer Summit"|Tru Blood Drink Tastes OK|NYT Sports Reporter Reveals How He Got Steroid Names|Can Photo Agency Demotix Succeed?|What If NYT Reporters Started Their Own Company? - Posted July 30, 2009
... [Fishbowl NY]

Press Readies For "Beer Summit"|Tru Blood Drink Tastes OK|NYT Sports Reporter Reveals How He Got Steroid Names|Can Photo Agency Demotix Succeed?|What If NYT Reporters Started Their Own Company? - Posted July 30, 2009
... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner, MSLO Release Earnings Numbers - Posted July 29, 2009
Two big public media companies, Time Warner Inc. and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia released their second quarter earnings numbers today, with both reporting revenue de... [Fishbowl NY]

Time Warner, MSLO Release Earnings Numbers - Posted July 29, 2009
Two big public media companies, Time Warner Inc. and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia released their second quarter earnings numbers today, with both reporting revenue de... [FishbowlNY]

The Bloodcopy Blog Controversy|New Yorker's Unique Cover|Shuttered East West To Relaunch|AOL's Shields Departs|Newspaper Association's Montly Mag Goes Digital - Posted May 26, 2009
AgencySpy: The Bloodcopy blog controversy that arose this weekend ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Bloodcopy Blog Controversy|New Yorker's Unique Cover|Shuttered East West To Relaunch|AOL's Shields Departs|Newspaper Association's Montly Mag Goes Digital - Posted May 26, 2009
AgencySpy: The Bloodcopy blog controversy that arose this weekend ... [FishbowlNY]

Portfolio.com Survives|Larry Kramer Talks Media|Americans Are Really Unhappy With Their Newspapers|Why Journalists Deserve Low Pay|HBO publicist Chandler Dies - Posted May 20, 2009
FishbowlDC: ... [Fishbowl NY]

Portfolio.com Survives|Larry Kramer Talks Media|Americans Are Really Unhappy With Their Newspapers|Why Journalists Deserve Low Pay|HBO publicist Chandler Dies - Posted May 20, 2009
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TNT's New Series Only Good For One Reason - Posted December 7, 2008
As HBO and Showtime have dominated the TV series areas with "The Sopranos" and "Weeds" and even AMC has created the award-winning "Mad... [FishbowlLA]

Horrors, Polanski May Have To Thank An Unknown When He Gets His Next Oscar - Posted December 3, 2008
Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski may have to thank L.A.-based indie documentary-maker Marina Zenovich if he's able to overturn his sexual misconduct char... [FishbowlLA]

Does Rupert Murdoch Have an Obama-Shaped Hole in his Heart? - Posted November 17, 2008
Today's New York Times is speculating whether Rupert Murdoch has a soft spot for ... [Fishbowl NY]

Does Rupert Murdoch Have an Obama-Shaped Hole in his Heart? - Posted November 17, 2008
Today's New York Times is speculating whether Rupert Murdoch has a soft spot for ... [FishbowlNY]

Zenovich And Doc Subject Polanski Expected To Meet In Italy - Posted November 7, 2008
Marina Zenovich, a Los Angeles-based director who created "Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired," a doc about the notorious statutory 1977 rape case against the famed director of such films as "Chinatown" and "Rosemary's Baby," will finally get to fully meet her subject at Italy's Turin Film Festival in mid-November... [FishbowlLA]

Sacha Baron Cohen's Bruno Just Says No To Gays -- Or Does He? - Posted November 3, 2008
A disguised Sacha Baron Cohen marched with anti-gay activists to support the California Proposition 8, which would ban the recently enacted California allowance of gay and lesbian marriage, Associated Press reports.... [FishbowlLA]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted July 18, 2008
Mad Men, Getting Madder: Scott Collins adds to the uproar by TV critics and boob tube junkies who continuously berate us for not watching Mad Men. They all say we're missing something... ... [FishbowlLA]

Tina Brown Gets HBO Deal - Posted December 18, 2007
Things have really changed at HBO. Without Chris Albrecht, the cable giant is looking to Tina Brown for fresh ideas, according to Liz Smith. Smith writes: The amazing Tina Brown is in a newly struck, first-look de... [FishbowlLA]

Ullman Readies New Showtime Series - Posted September 10, 2007
Is America ready for more Tracey Ullman? The comedic actress is prepping a return to the small-screen that will again showcase her diverse talents as she dresses up and creates a variety of new characters for a new series called State of the Union. This time it's for Showtime (rather than... [FishbowlLA]

James Gandolfini Goes To Iraq - Posted August 13, 2007
Post-Sopranos, James Gandolfini's next project is a documentary for HBO on the Iraq War. Alive Day Memories: Home From Iraq is debuting on Sunday, September 9 on the pay cable channel. The film features exec producer Gandolfini interviewing numerous disabled veterans... ... [Fishbowl NY]

James Gandolfini Goes To Iraq - Posted August 13, 2007
Post-Sopranos, James Gandolfini's next project is a documentary for HBO on the Iraq War. Alive Day Memories: Home From Iraq is debuting on Sunday, September 9 on the pay cable channel. The film features exec producer Gandolfini interviewing numerous disabled veterans... ... [FishbowlNY]

Black Donnellys Fans are Crackers--Consistent, but Crackers - Posted July 17, 2007
The Black Donnellys, axed by NBC, has a strange fan base. Hoping for a pick-up by HBO, they sent crackers to Carolyn Strauss, cuz the Donnelly family owns the Firecracker Lounge, and obviously, sending things that explode is... [FishbowlLA]

LAT in 90 Seconds - Posted July 3, 2007
We're Glad, Too: The last line of this Robert Lloyd review of Coma, an HBO docu about traumatic brain injury is, "Mostly, you just think, 'I'm glad it isn't me.'" We felt the same way -- but about reviewin... [FishbowlLA]

In The Trades: Dolls, Drag Queens and How-to - Posted April 2, 2007
Abigail Breslin and former child actor, Jodie Foster, are thisclose to signing a deal to star in Nim's Island, a fantasy. Breslin will also star in the first American Girl movie, based on the dolls. First of seemingly hundreds. Sydney Po... [FishbowlLA]

In The Trades: Dolls, Idols, - Posted February 21, 2007
HBO and American Girl have made a deal to develop films, series, specials and documentaries, based on the American Girl dolls. Better idea would be dolls based on HBO products: G-String Divas, The Sopranos or ... [FishbowlLA]

Tom Sizemore Series Focus on Healing, Atoning and Avoiding a Train Wreck - Posted January 3, 2007
VH1executives must be a cyncial lot, as they're offering a new reality series in January, Shooting Sizemore, (wasn't this Super Sizemore--or is that the fake penis' show?). The fun starts the moment Tom Sizemore steps out of rehab, as he works toward rebuilding his life and his career. Ha!... [FishbowlLA]

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