Thursday, 21 December 2006
Jerry Del Colliano
Every morning I get my sorry ass out of bed and turn on the TV to watch
some news and get ready for a new day. A stop to CNN’s Headline News
normally lasts about 15 minutes. Depending on the highlights, I might
make it the same amount of time on ESPN’s Sports Center. Ultimately, my
HD TiVo kicks in for some Food Network favorites like Easy Entertaining
with Michael Chiarello and after that Barefoot Contessa. These shows
are technical food shows that also speak to specific lifestyles with
Chiarello highlighting his patented “Napa Style” and the Contessa being
the Uber-Hamptons housewife. The fact is both can really cook, albeit
with too much cream and butter but their chops are good and I always
Friday, 10 November 2006
Jerry Del Colliano
is reporting that Comcast is looking at creating an HD sports network
that would feature NHL hockey and professional golf. The Outdoor Life
Network, which recently changed its name to Versus, has the rights to
some NHL games, as well as a variety of other sporting events, but the
channel isn’t available in HD to most viewers.
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is excited to announce today that one of the most accomplished news
journalists of our generation, Dan Rather, will produce and host "Dan
Rather Reports,” premiering exclusively on HDNet this October.
new deal between Echostar Communications and the NFL Network includes
lives games to all customers, plus full-time high definition feed.
EchoStar Communications Corporation and NFL Network today announced a
multi-year extension to bring many new advanced features to customers
of EchoStar’s DISH Network satellite TV service. These features include
availability on DISH Network’s America’s Top 60; 168 games televised
nationally including NFL Network’s regular season primetime game
package debuting this Thanksgiving; and full-time carriage of NFL
Network’s high definition feed.