Shop Talk

Shop Talk – May 21
3:40 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

AP Phone Records and Government Snooping

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the US Justice Department’s seizure of phone records from the Associated Press.  The Obama administration claimed it was a matter of national security.

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Shop Talk – May 14
11:09 am
Tue May 14, 2013

CEO Pay in the Media World

The Shop Talk panelists discuss the compensation for top executives of major media companies.

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Shop Talk – May 7
10:19 am
Tue May 7, 2013

The Future of Commercial Radio News

The Shop Talk panelists discuss a column by RTDNA Chairman Vincent Duffy, who said he is worried about the future of commercial radio news for three reasons:

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Shop Talk – April 30
6:12 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Changes Coming to Local Newspapers

The panelists discuss the changes coming to the two largest newspapers in Lee County.

Mississippi Valley Media says the Daily Gate City and the Daily Democrat will publish four days per week. A shopper-style paper with news mixed in will be published the fifth day. The changes go into effect May 6.

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Shop Talk – April 23
3:34 pm
Tue April 23, 2013

TV-Anywhere Service & Copyright Law

The Shop Talk panelists talk about an appeals court ruling that Aereo does not violate copyright law. An article in Gigaom called it the biggest blow yet to the existing TV business.

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