Category Archives: 2011

The New U.S. TV Season

It’s that time of year when the American networks unveil their new shows for the upcoming season (usually starting in September). Because you’re worth it, we’ve agonisingly worked our way through the various network schedules and identified the hits and misses that are likely to be hitting our screens in due course. Here’s a sneak… Read More »

A Right Royal Do

It was, by all accounts, quite a shindig. William and Kate got themselves successfully hitched while a thousand news anchors chitchatted their way through the proceedings. The numbers were suitably royal as well. We counted eight channels available in New Zealand (at least to Sky-watchers) … if you were a truly-committed monarchist you should have… Read More »


Fairfax and APN have both just released financial updates. The main points: Fairfax Media revenues for the second half of the July 2010-June 2011 financial year (measured on an as reported basis) are currently 4.5% lower than last year While the rate of decline in advertising levels has abated slightly over the past month, Fairfax… Read More »