Halt and Catch Fire #fail

I last wrote about Halt and Catch Fire on AMC and compared it to a more modern day Man Men for the technology age. As someone who grew up in the time period and who is a geek, I wanted to like this … [Read more...]

Halt and Catch Fire – Mad Men of 80’s Tech?

Whenever there is a show or movie based on a technology plot, I get worried. Many times these shows are done poorly. Either they dumb everything down so the regular non-geek viewer can understand and … [Read more...]

Social Business Report July 20

On this weeks Social Business Report: DirectTV makes up with Viacom but Dish is still at war with AMC digg.com is purchased and looks to make a reappearance New study shows 33% of people trust … [Read more...]

Dish Network Vs AMC: Everybody Is Going To Lose

Dish Network is at war with AMC and DirectTV is at war with Viacom and . Customers loose because they will not have access to some of their favorite shows. They will be forced into paying yet more … [Read more...]

Dish Ad Hopper Causes Rumblings Across The TV Landscape

Satellite provider Dish Network recently released their newest DVR set top box and it comes with one feature that has sent shockwaves through the television industry. Aut0-Hop is an ad skipping … [Read more...]

Pam Am, The Playboy Club And The Death Of Creativity In Television

Two new television programs getting big pushes this fall are ABC's Pan Am and NBC's The Playboy Club. ABC especially is promoting the hell out of Pan Am. Both these shows are period pieces and direct, … [Read more...]