tip off

Follow Crikey’s latest coverage of Channel Ten. Crikey’s Channel Ten coverage includes independent news, blogs and commentary.


Ten’s new morning shows reviewed: don’t Wake Up for this

Channel Ten has two spanking new morning television shows on offer. Our fearless reporter watched both — and wondered if the execs thought the viewers had had lobotomies. But it wasn’t all tedious and lacking in news …

READ MORE

Lachlan Murdoch’s grand vision for Ten, two years on

Lachlan Murdoch promised to take Channel Ten in a new direction, declaring the company to be “totally stuffed”. Has his promised turnaround in the company’s fortunes eventuated?

READ MORE

Media briefs: ACA conspiracy … citing sights … McBreakfast TV …

A Current Affair has found a group of outraged ratepayers — but it turns out they have some less-than-orthodox ideas.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: ho hum, is it footy finals yet?

You know it’s a bad night of TV when Home and Away and Big Brother are the best things on.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: struggling Ten hires new exec

Channel Ten has fallen into a distinct fourth place in the ratings, with weak programming failing to find viewers. The network has hired a new news and current affairs boss.

READ MORE

Media briefs: Baker shamed … ABC groupthink … Ten’s ratings dramas …

The Australian Press Council has taken a whack at The Age for its reporting on the AWU slush fund affair. That and other media tidbits.

READ MORE

Media briefs: Wharfie review … Age literals … Ten’s eye …

The Brisbane Times has recruited ordinary punters to review the Brisbane Festival. Professional reviewers aren’t happy. That and other media tidbits.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings

Seven won last night’s programming comfortably, with ABC’s Clive James interview the only other option that came close.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: Channel Nine still can’t get programming right

Channel Nine’s line-up of reality shows and expensive-but-boring drama continues to be out-rated by soaps and the news.

READ MORE

TV merry-go-round: Ten’s Meakin coup turns to confusion

Channel Ten’s move to poach TV veteran Peter Meakin may have hit a hurdle — and has raised interesting questions about who’ll be who in the Ten zoo, if and when Meakin arrives.

READ MORE

Media briefs: ALP ad ban … Oz twits … Murdoch affairs? …

The Australian published a story online with a quote from a fake Joe Hockey Twitter account, and the error has yet to be corrected.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: MasterChef off the boil

MasterChef is suffering the same fate as Big Brother, with viewers tired of the same old, same old,

READ MORE

Media briefs: GetUp! stunt … Shine on Ten … AFR on ICAC …

Channel Ten will be airing a new season of So You Think You Can Dance, bringing the number of related-party dealings between the Murdoch companies to new levels.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: Big Brother may be watching you, but no one is watching Big Brother

Big Brother 2013 is heading for the ratings equivalent of tears before bedtime.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: The X Factor still has its mojo

Seven will be happy its talent show The X Factor rated even better than the opening episode in 2012.

READ MORE

Media briefs: Ten revenue slide … Putin’s catch … Tele’s hellhole …

Channel Ten is losing money rapidly, but it might have a better second half of the year.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: Nine’s Block-buster ratings

Nine’s reno show The Block nailed it in ratings last night, easily winning the night.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: we could be heroes

David Bowie was the best thing on TV last night by a country mile. So let’s dance.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: disappointment, duds and disappearances

Can someone wake Glenn Dyer when all the royal baby fuss has died down?

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: turn off, tune out, drop out

The royal baby has arrived (yawn), and the networks will be falling all over themselves to babble about it. Go do something else.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: we only watch when we’re winning

As the Australian cricket team started to falter, the audience turned off. Nine’s cricket ratings on Gem vanished as the Australian team’s chances of winning the series slid down the drain.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: not many people watching cricket

Cricket is often called Australia’s national sport, but it doesn’t command a big TV audience.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: it’s Nine’s week

The Block and the State of Origin are raking in viewers for Nine,

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: disaster of biblical proportions

Don’t watch The Bible on Nine tonight unless you like your biblical epics drawn out and inaccurate.

READ MORE

Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: Poms, Poms everywhere!

It’s the week for British sport, with Brits excelling at cricket, tennis, rugby and cycling.

READ MORE

Womens Agenda

loading...

Smart Company

loading...

StartupSmart

loading...

Property Observer

loading...