from Breakingviews:

BBC needs good pruning, not root-and-branch change

July 16, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from The Great Debate:

How David Letterman blew up late-night TV

By Neal Gabler
May 19, 2015

Late night television host David Letterman waves to the crowd as he accepts The Johnny Carson Award for Comedic Excellence at "The Comedy Awards" in New York City

David Letterman waves to the crowd as he accepts The Johnny Carson Award for Comedic Excellence in New York, March 26, 2011. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

from Breakingviews:

Charter deal may not be final word on Bright House

March 31, 2015

Sony's first color TV set KV-1310

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Netflix stock horror follows familiar script

October 16, 2014

By Jeffrey Goldfarb

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

Anarchical Vice Media makes orthodoxy a virtue

September 5, 2014

By Jeffrey Goldfarb

The author is a Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

Vice Media likes to seem anarchic, but it is making a virtue of some industry orthodoxies. The Brooklyn-based bad boy of news and entertainment is now valued at $2.5 billion. The sources of Vice’s money and the way it was raised, though, suggest old-school traits alongside the iconoclasm.

from Breakingviews:

TV broadcasters missing big picture in Aereo fight

August 29, 2014

By Reynolds Holding

The author is a Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Television broadcasters are missing the big picture in their courtroom spat with Aereo. CBS, Disney-owned ABC and others don’t want the streaming startup backed by media mogul Barry Diller reborn as a cable company. But conceding now could put online services and the likes of Time Warner Cable on equal legal footing, creating more competition – and higher fees – for content.

from Breakingviews:

Comcast deal machine spits out a value destroyer

February 13, 2014

By Rob Cox and Jeffrey Goldfarb
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Comcast gives deal junkies lots to watch on cable

February 13, 2014

By Jeffrey Golfarb
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Time Warner Cable’s deal control looks more remote

February 10, 2014

By Jeffrey Goldfarb
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

HBO gives Netflix investors a grim sneak preview

February 5, 2014

By Jeffrey Goldfarb
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.