Cable networks are spawning some of the hottest publications on the stand. For networks, that means burgeoning brand extension, a meatier online presence and integrated advertising nirvana. Two Scripps Networks, along with OWN, have been successful in launching complimentary magazines. While it’s hard to connect direct dots between magazine subs and network viewers, the duopoly is shaping up to be a windfall for advertising deals.
The DC Circuit Fri upheld the FCC’s decision to overhaul USF to help fund broadband.