Alex Weprin

Ferguson coverage draws millions of viewers to cable news:

During the hour when the decision came in, more people tuned in than during election night

Bio: Alex Weprin writes about TV for Capital.

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Ferguson coverage draws millions of viewers to cable news

During the hour when the decision came in, more people tuned in than during election night

Nov. 25, 2014

 
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Buzzfeed passes $100 M. in revenue for 2014

C.E.O. Jonah Peretti promises staffers an Apple Watch if yet higher traffic metrics are hit

Nov. 25, 2014

 
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CBS News chairman Jeff Fager steps down

David Rhodes to assume sole control of the news division

Nov. 20, 2014

 
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HBO C.E.O. touts ‘fair value’ of channel, as it prepares to stream

Divulges details on decision to launch broadband service

Nov. 20, 2014

 
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‘Today’ G.M. Jamie Horowitz is out, two months in

He leaves the program after joining in September from ESPN; was charged with expanding the brand beyond the four hours of television programming.

Nov. 17, 2014

 
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Dish, CBS prepare for retrans battle

With contract up Nov. 20, the two companies engage in a public relations war

Nov. 17, 2014

 
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Condé Nast joins YouTube gold rush, signs Kandee Johnson

The YouTube star will host an original series on beauty.

Nov. 14, 2014

 
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CNN renews three original series

Shows hosted by Bourdain, Rowe and Ling get new season orders

Nov. 13, 2014

 
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Sony details ‘Playstation Vue’ pay-TV service

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Nov. 13, 2014

 
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Unveiling Reuters TV

Reuters launches subscription TV product that uses an algorithm to create a custom TV newscast for users

Nov. 11, 2014