The Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner. The 24-hour cable news channel was founded in 1980 by American media proprietor Ted Turner. Upon its launch, CNN was the first channel to provide 24-hour television news coverage, and the first all-news television channel in the United States.While the news channel has numerous affiliates, CNN primarily broadcasts from its headquarters at the CNN Center in Atlanta, the Time Warner Center in New York City, and studios in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles. CNN is sometimes referred to as CNN/U.S.
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  • Street Fight Daily: DNAinfo & Gothamist Shut Down, CNN Wades Into Commerce

    … to be unionized under Writers Guild of America East. NYT: DNAinfo and Gothamist shut down Poynter: Did union vote prompt Ricketts to close down news sites? CNN Dips Into Commerce with a Digital Product Guide (Digiday) The guide, launching on Nov. 2, will live at and recommend products and services in style, tech, health, and travel…

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  • An Interview with Gina Bianchini, CEO and Founder of Mighty Networks

    … Networks, which owns HGTV, The Food Network and The Travel Channel. Gina and Mighty Networks have been featured in Fast Company, Bloomberg, Wired, and The New York Times. She has appeared on Charlie Rose, CNBC, and CNN. She grew up in Cupertino, California, graduated with honors from Stanford University, and received her M.B.A from Stanford Business School. Create a Mighty Network for Free! © 2016 DK New Media. …

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Social- 17 readers -
  • The Arrival of Immersive Marketing, Journalism, and Education

    … experience. What’s the difference between VR and AR? Virtual reality (VR) is a digital recreation of the environment around the user, while augmented reality (AR) overlays virtual elements in the real world. Don’t believe me? Take a look at some industries already embracing VR/AR. Immersive Journalism This week CNN debuted a dedicated VR…

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  • CNN uses video game footage to portray Russian hackers

    … CNN uses video game footage to portray Russian hackers As we’ve shown on this blog, one of the hot topics of 2016 was the tide of fake news that plagued the internet at large. What makes the fake news so acceptable these days is when cable news channels inadvertently engage in it. Recently, CNN was discussing the spate of news regarding so…

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  • Turner Extends Snapchat Partnership, Takes Aim at Millennials

    … to join the already-existing CNN channel. Snapchat’s Live Stories feature will also come into play during Turner’s coverage of sporting events including the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship and the PGA Championship. The two companies said they will team up on ad sales, creating “exclusive and immersive ad experiences” aimed…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 21 readers -
  • CNN will bring Anderson Cooper to the Amazon Echo

    … For years, CNN’s news brand has been synonymous with its hosts and anchors. Yet as it’s set up beachheads on the platforms where more and more people consume news, it’s had to leave its broadcast stars on the sidelines: You can get CNN news on Facebook and Snapchat and Twitter, but you won’t get Anderson Cooper or Fareed Zakaria or Erin Burnett…

    Digiday- 13 readers -
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