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With almost no competition, The Bachelor dominates the ratings

With almost no competition, The Bachelor dominates the ratings

On a night that wasn't so much quiet as dealthy silent, The Bachelor won out easily.

When harmful content is posted online, who is ultimately responsible?

When harmful content is posted online, who is ultimately responsible?

The devolution of a Facebook NRL memes page into something much more insidious has raised important questions about how the internet and the law intersect.

NRL and AFL grand final TV ratings drop to their lowest in a decade

NRL and AFL grand final TV ratings drop to their lowest in a decade

Both games had every reason to be blockbusters, but they rated worse than we've seen in recent memory. Are networks overpaying for the telecasting rights?

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

Nine got the win, but that was nothing much to brag about on a weak night all round.

And the Wankley goes to … <em>The Sunday Telegraph</em>, for making up a rainbow flag ban

And the Wankley goes to … The Sunday Telegraph, for making up a rainbow flag ban

Did you hear that the NRL banned rainbow flags from the grand final? You might have, but it's not true.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

The AFL wins the overall weekend battle of the Grand Finals, while the NRL dominates the regional areas.

Broadcasters worried new online competitors will steal their plays on sports broadcasting

Broadcasters worried new online competitors will steal their plays on sports broadcasting

Seven CEO Tim Worner says sports broadcasting is at a "tipping point" in Australia, but new online invaders Amazon and Netflix are just following Murdoch's lead.

Foxtel’s poor performance … Fairfax photo mix up … fuck the haters …

Foxtel’s poor performance … Fairfax photo mix up … fuck the haters …

Foxtel reports poor performance with slumping advertiser numbers, and the effects of channel Ten's administration.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

NRL got underway to solid figures, while 7.30 continues to improve and Newton's Law continues to struggle.

Take back that sports money

Take back that sports money

Crikey readers discuss Friday's edition.