February 9, 2018 11
After a big ratings dip, AFLW coaches are being asked to overhaul the game. With huge crowds and massive interest in the game, is that really the only factor at play?
February 24, 2017
The restrictive suppression order remains largely in place.
January 16, 2017 6
Channel Seven's lawyers are unhappy with Crikey -- and of course with Amber Harrison -- after we published a report on the sordid situation last week. Herewith, Harrison responds.
August 9, 2016
What's the CFMEU doing sticking up for China?
July 27, 2016 4
What to do if you do not have accreditation to cover the Olympic Games?
March 3, 2015 1
Seven always complains about Nine and Ten taking its vision. So why was Sunrise playing a clip off the ABC's Australian Story this morning? And other media tidbits of the day.
June 17, 2014 4
The latest advertising revenue data shows newspaper revenue is collapsing, while Ten and pay-TV are also struggling, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
February 12, 2014 1
For the free-to-air commercial broadcasters, it's always the age of entitlement -- no matter who is in power. Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer detail the largesse.
February 7, 2014 11
One of the ABC's problems may be that it is too efficient in competing with commercial broadcasters, some of which it outrates consistently, write Crikey commentators Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane.
February 13, 2013 1
With My Kitchen Rules in the schedule tonight and tomorrow night, Seven will win the week in metro markets. It already won the week after last night's effort in regional markets where it was an absolute blitzing.
February 11, 2013 1
A big night for all networks, as the official ratings season began for 2013.
February 7, 2013
Tonight a test for Seven and the surge this week in MKR. We will learn whether the departure last night of MKR's focus point for viewers, Jessie and Biswa (who left with good manners and no churlishness), will damage the program's attraction.
February 6, 2013 1
The surge this week in MKR's audiences is looking like a major turning point in this year's ratings battle.
January 17, 2013
This is hour-long news special is a silly idea from Seven, but having said that, you can see the thinking behind it -- flaws and all.
December 13, 2012 1
So many questions for 2013: will Ten make it, what level of debt will Nine have and will Seven fix its black hole in Melbourne and Sydney at 6 to 7pm?
November 29, 2012
Home and Away remains perhaps the most crucial program in Seven's nightly ratings push.
November 21, 2012 3
With the results episodes of Seven's The X Factor on last night it's unfair to call anyone a loser, especially on Ten and Nine.
November 14, 2011
The problem when it comes to executive remuneration, explains Margot Saville in her account of Friday's Leighton Holdings AGM today, is that we're suffering from Lizard Brain.
April 27, 2010
A Sunrise stunt went horribly wrong yesterday when an appearance by floppy-fringed teen pop sensation Justin Bieber caused teenagers to riot. It's a stuff-up for Seven, but a smash hit for Bieber's management, says Dan Barrett.
April 21, 2010
Before approving the deal between Seven and Westrac, Justice Jacobson should establish precisely what has gone on between Stokes, independent fund managers and the independent directors who are meant to representing the non-Stokes Seven shareholders.