TV commercials

TV streaming and inescapable ads

Mar 4, 2014
Dish Network has cut a deal with Disney, allowing it to stream content from ABC shows and channels.
Posted In: cable TV, commercials, TV commercials

What the #%*$ did that ad just say? (Video)

Jun 3, 2013
We’re hearing a lot of bleeping in ads these days. It may be a crude, but smart, strategy for some companies.
Posted In: advertising, commercials, TV commercials

The Super Bowl gets ready for streaming

Dec 21, 2011
For the first time this year, the Super Bowl will be available for online and mobile streaming.
Posted In: tv, TV commercials, Super Bowl, streaming

The FCC quiets TV down

Dec 13, 2011
A new law forbids advertisers from pumping up the volume on TV commercials. Now we know the details.
Posted In: tv, TV commercials, fcc

MID-DAY UPDATE: Oil prices concern consumers, HBO taps job-strapped market

Mar 3, 2011
Unrest in Libya continues, and as stranded workers wait to return to their countries, Britain and France have volunteered aircraft to evacuate...
Posted In: action figures, advertisements, Britain, Egypt, federal budget, Federal Reserve, France, gas prices, HBO, Libya, mid-day update, Oil, oil price, recession, refugees, television, toys, TV commercials, unrest

MIDDAY UPDATE: Chinese TV ads, debt control and Starbucks app

Jan 19, 2011
President Obama welcomes Chinese President Hu Jintao to the U.S. this week for a state visit. President Hu also will meet with key U.S. corporate...
Posted In: ceo, China, debt, equifax, General Electric, Goldman Sachs, Hu Jintao, mid-day update, President Obama, starbucks, TV commercials

MIDDAY UPDATE: Unemployment hits 9.8 percent; Congress turns down the volume on TV commercials

Dec 3, 2010
The U.S. unemployment rate jumped to 9.8 percent in November from 9.6 percent, marking the highest jobless rate since April. The Labor Department...
Posted In: Congress, Jobs, mid-day update, TV commercials, Unemployment, Verizon