Accuracy in Media

Conservative Cablers Eye Al Jazeera Slot

Editor’s Note & Update: Glenn Beck, founder of The Blaze, said the following this week to clarify potential interest in buying Al Jazeera America: “Not one dime will ever go to pay a state that harbors and infects the rest of the world with twisted ideology that leads to terror — not a dime.” It […]

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NBC News’ Downward Ratings Spiral

NBC News, which long dominated the ratings on both weekdays and Sunday mornings, as well as weeknights, has seen a large erosion in those ratings over the last couple of years. It has fallen behind the competition in the all-important A25-54 demographic, as shown by the above chart from Michael Wolff in The Hollywood Reporter. Wolff […]

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Congress presses Comcast over Time Warner Cable Deal

WASHINGTON — Congressional members of the Senate Judiciary Committee pressed executives from Time Warner Cable Inc. and Comcast Corp. for answers regarding their planned merger. Reuters reported that the executives told lawmakers that their merger would not significantly increase cable TV prices, which assurances were met with skepticism. The $45.2 billion merger between Comcast and […]

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Apple could launch a TV streaming program with Comcast

WASHINGTON — Apple, the maker of the iPad and iPhone, is now in talks with cable company Comcast to create a television streaming service. Reuters reported that this could compete with the likes of Amazon and Netflix, which have streaming capabilities for movies and television shows. This potential deal could give Apple boxes to avoid […]

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January 2016

1/18/2016 - Conservative Cablers Eye Al Jazeera Slot

February 2015

2/8/2015 - Comcast Woes Continue: Changes Customer’s Name to Profanity

December 2014

12/12/2014 - NBC News’ Downward Ratings Spiral

April 2014

4/13/2014 - Congress presses Comcast over Time Warner Cable Deal

March 2014

3/29/2014 - Apple could launch a TV streaming program with Comcast

February 2014

2/15/2014 - More Waiting Time? Comcast buys Time Warner for $45.2 Billion

June 2012

6/14/2012 - NBC’s Matthews to Elizabeth Warren: “Let me help you with this”

6/4/2012 - MSNBC’s Matthews Chides Clinton Over Birtherism

6/4/2012 - MSNBC’s Matthews Criticizes Obama’s Negative Campaign Strategy

May 2012

5/29/2012 - NBC News Repudiates Chris Hayes’ Hero Remark

August 2011

8/26/2011 - Comcast Employees Biggest Obama Campaign Donors

May 2011

5/4/2011 - AIM Confirms Comcast’s Opposition to Carriage for Al-Jazeera English

March 2011

3/7/2011 - AIM Announces Block al-Jazeera: RELOADED

February 2011

2/23/2011 - Al-Jazeera’s D.C. Bureau Chief: “I Don’t Know What Objective Journalism Is”

January 2011

1/22/2011 - Olbermann’s Departure Was Planned Weeks Ago