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Television in an Era
of Viewer Unhappiness

During the recent SXSW Conference in March one particular (...)

Direct-to-Consumer: New
TV Biz Mantra With Pitfalls

The concept seemed simple enough. And it was fully (...)

Good Content Output For
Co-Exclusive Licensing

Overall, the 2024 edition of the L.A. Screenings was (...)

June-July 2024

Bad sound only affects streaming TV series — not shows broadcast on linear television channels. Despite this being a well-known problem, some streamers don’t seem to want to solve it. (…)

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The Implications of Effortless Looks

June 17th, 2024|0 Comments

We're all familiar with "fake news," mostly courtesy of Vladimir Putin's Russia, but now be prepared for the "fake look," courtesy of President Joe Biden and former president Donald Trump. In Hollywood, this "fake look" is called "effortless," but it (...)

Streaming to Adopt Linear Model?

June 13th, 2024|0 Comments

Despite many recent changes, the streaming business model is still not working. Therefore, it's time to move streaming closer to the linear model. In VideoAge's June/July 2024 Issue, we will explain how, over the past several years, the streaming business (...)

Bundling Issue for Streamers

June 10th, 2024|0 Comments

After the still unresolved "viewer fatigue" issue streamers now have to confront "bundling" issues. In the "cable era," consumers liked a-la-carte offerings, and content providers liked bundling. In the "streaming era," the reverse is true — content providers like a-la-carte, (...)

Bert Cohen’s Worldvision: After Seven Owners, Its Success Became Its Downfall

In his business life, Bertram (later legally changed to Bert) (...)

John Laing: Crisscrossing The World With a RoboCop Promo Under His Arm

It was a big mistake to ask John Franklin Scott (...)

Joe Wallach: Political Intrigue Did Not Undermine His TV Challenges

When Joseph "Joe" Wallach was working at Brazil's Globo TV (...)