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FBN’s New Graphics: ‘The Judge Likes Them Too, Because You Can See More of Him’

Fox Business Network debuted a new graphics look today as part of a move to a single 16×9 feed, similar to how Fox News broadcasts. In the transition, the “wing” — still in use by CNBC — has been removed with the information as part of the redesigned lower third.

The new design also incorporates social media in the ticker. Ray Lambiase, SVP of Graphics at FBN, tells RBR-TVBR, “By dedicating an area of our new data ticker exclusively to text headlines, we will have the opportunity to display social media comments, without ever interrupting the flow of financial data that our business viewers expect to see.” FBN celebrates five years on the air next month.

After the jump, watch Stuart Varney discuss the new look, while Judge Andrew Napolitano laughs along in agreement…

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