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Category: Deborah Jaramillo

As cable’s clout wanes, MLB teams could take a hit

Providence Journal Deborah Jaramillo, College of Communication The ultimately unfulfilled promise of extraordinary riches through subscription television revenues was part of what drove the Dodgers from Brooklyn to Los Angeles in 1958… Expert quote: “We still have enough older people who are set in their ways, they need their NESN, they need their cable, and […]

With more choices than ever, cable shows redefine success for TV

Deseret News Deborah Jaramillo, College of Communication It’s impossible to talk about the rise of cable original programming without mentioning AMC’s “Mad Men.”… Expert quote: “There’s been this reconceptualization of the value of the audience and the composition of that audience rather than just the number of eyeballs watching. The audience is being used in […]

The Netflix effect: how binge watching is changing television

TechRadar Deborah Jaramillo, College of Communication Streaming services have broken down traditional barriers, democratised the best content and empowered the consumer… Expert quote: “Now that era is going away, it erodes the heritage of television in many ways. The generation coming up now, all they’re going to know is on demand. What pleasure they derive from […]