Month: October 2006

Sport

Football and Gambling

Five Live had a report today about how gambling, and to a lesser extent porn, are becoming quite serious addictions amongst some young...

Internet

Inside Look At Google/YouTube Deal

Fascinating insight into the recent Google/YouTube machinations from an anonymous insider posted at Mark Cuban’s blog (via Waxy)....

TV

About C4 Pulling Out of Quiz TV

A measured piece about Channel 4’s withdrawal from the quiz TV market. Of course they can’t continue to claim public service...

Misc

Warning about Hostess Bars

Following the photo the other day, this time around Westminster council “City Guardians” were leafleting last night at the...

Photography

W1 Clip Joint

I’ll not be going in there, then, originally uploaded by James Cridland. Since I actually took this photo I thought I’d...

TV

DTT – Loads of Space

One of the other things it mentioned in that Broadcast article about C4 getting out of Quiz Call is that although it’s giving up the...

Internet

More Illegal Clips on YouTube

Following on from the FA the other day, Media Guardian today reports that a rights protection company called NetResult has got YouTube to...

TV

Quiz TV Investigations

It was interesting to see this evening, that now MPs are looking into the phenomenon of quiz TV. Of course the name itself is misleading...

Internet

Footie on YouTube

The latest company looking at copyright violations on YouTube seems to be the FA. Unsurprisingly, along with any music video of any note,...

TV

List Shows

I hate list shows. I mean, I really hate list shows. Weekends are forever full of four hour shows counting down whatever in a pointless...