BBC producer to launch own production company
By New Statesman - 07 May 11:01

The indie will focus on producing returnable drama formats that can attract international partners.

Seven in eight 3D TV buyers 'won't see 3D shows this year'
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 06 May 17:20

Nearly a million households to have 3D-ready television before the end of the year.

BBC Guernsey updates now on Twitter
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:53

BBC Guernsey launches a news and features update service on Twitter.

Mark Damazer admits Radio 4 mistakes
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:51

The outgoing controller has admitted to a drop in standards at the station.

Ofcom receives complaints over Sky "Bigotgate" coverage
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:36

The watchdog has received more than 20 complaints about the manner in which Sky News reported the st

BBC2 to air new engineering and architecture series
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:35

Show to illustrate breakthrough moments, challenges and firsts in British engineering and architectu

Sirius XM Radio profits up
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:32

Company reports first-quarter net income of $41.6m.

DirecTV to broadcast first 3D baseball game
By New Statesman - 06 May 13:30

Together with Yes Network, the broadcaster plan to broadcast two July games in 3D for the first time

Amnesty International announces media awards shortlist
By New Statesman - 06 May 11:12

Awards recognise excellence in human rights reporting.

Time Warner profits up 9.8 per cent
By New Statesman - 05 May 17:21

The entertainment company's profits reached $725m in the first quarter.

Channel 4 boosts Film4's budget by 20 per cent
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 05 May 16:48

Funding to return to pre-downturn level.

BBC Global News makes senior management appointments
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:31

Liliane Landor, Craig Oliver and James Montgomery added to board.

BSkyB to use three-pronged strategy to upend Ofcom's ruling
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:26

Chief executive says company's legal appeal will attack Ofcom's powers, financial analysis and its "

CNN to partner with CBS
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:24

The two US network giants seek to offset the rising costs and falling ratings of news.

Avatar boosts News Corp profits
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:21

Science fiction film brings in $2.7 billion.

Virgin Media to raise ad spend by 30 per cent
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:18

Virgin Media is planning to boost its marketing spend to £170m this year, compared to £132.8m in 200

Sky Deutschland to collaborate with NetCologne
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:11

The media company is partnering with the German telecom operator to bring Multiroom and a dedicated

UTV Media boss gets pay rise as profits fall 12.5 per cent
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 04 May 17:03

Total staff costs for 2009 were £30.3m, down slightly on the previous year's £31.8m.

NonStop Television expands in Africa
By New Statesman - 04 May 11:23

The Swedish network is expanding into Kenya and Uganda from 1 June.

Britons watch more TV than before
By New Statesman - 04 May 11:22

Each Briton spends 30 hours per week watching TV.

Transmitter stolen from Scottish radio station
By New Statesman - 04 May 11:20

A transmitter worth £50,000 has been stolen from the Scottish radio station L107 while it was broadc

Ofcom receives record complaints over swearing in programmes
By New Statesman - 04 May 11:13

Critics call for clearer guidelines and tougher penalties for broadcasters.

John Peel's son to host weekly 6 Music show
By New Statesman - 04 May 11:12

Tom Ravenscroft, son of legendary radio presenter John Peel, will host a weekly programme on the BBC

BBC Worldwide hires AMC executive
By New Statesman - 04 May 11:04

BBC Worldwide has hired the American channel's Vlad Wolynetz to compete in the US drama market.

Virgin Media chief paid £3.6m in 2009
By New Statesman - 03 May 14:19

Virgin Media chief executive Neil Berkett received a pay package of $5.7m (£3.6m) last year.

Anger at Kennedy mini-series
By New Statesman - 03 May 13:26

'The Kennedys', a mini-series on the life of former US president John F Kennedy has been criticised

BBC to project general election result on to Big Ben
By New Statesman - 03 May 13:22

The BBC is to beam the results of an exit poll conducted by NOP/MORI onto Big Ben after Thursday's e

Lygo named ITV Studio's new managing director
By New Statesman - 03 May 13:14

Kevin Lygo, Channel 4's director of television and content, has been appointed as the managing direc

ITV hopes for revenue boost from World Cup
By New Statesman - 03 May 13:08

ITV is hoping to boost its advertising by at least £20m during the 2010 FIFA World Cup this summer.

Christiane Amanpour bids farewell to CNN
By New Statesman - 03 May 13:05

CNN's international reporter Christiane Amanpour has bid farewell to the US broadcaster after 27 yea