Tag Archives: Television

Will the iPad Reinvent Television?

From the Wall Street Journal: Apple Inc. is [reportedly] in discussions with television networks to lower the price of downloaded TV shows when the company begins selling its new iPad tablet computer. Apple has already been testing a price of … Continue reading

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TV Challenges for 2010

What lies ahead for NZ television networks in 2010? More of the same, with occasional disruptions and a few hints of trouble yet to come.  The disruptions? Unprecedented four-channel coverage of the Winter Olympics in February; the FIFA World Cup … Continue reading

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Vodafone and MySky HDi: The Details

In yesterday’s Media Monitor, we promised to blog about the Vodafone announcement as soon as it became public. Here’s what you need to know: From 7 December 2009, if you are on the Ideal or Ultimate home phone and broadband … Continue reading

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Prime Television Launch New Season 2010

Prime Television launched its 2010 New Season programming yesterday to Auckland media folk, with more presentations coming up in Wellington tomorrow and Christchurch next week. Some of the highlights: WINTER OLYMPICS Pride of place at the launch was given over … Continue reading

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Economic Recovery: Are We There Yet?

“Media owners have provided a great deal of additional value during the past six to nine months but we’re now entering a more ‘normalised’ environment. So trading will have to return to contracted levels.” TVNZ Head of Sales Dave Walker, … Continue reading

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