Category Archives: Tech

Some Questions for Netflix

Netflix killed the game in 2015. For starters, they cemented their name as something having to do with new and original content…they’re officially no longer the place you go to just to look at old stuff. Then they made their … Continue reading

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Another Post Ripping Another Post About Netflix

Well, it’s that time of the week again. Time for me to excoriate yet another article that sings the praises of Netflix. Some might begin to think that I dislike Netflix, I wouldn’t invest in it, or that I got into … Continue reading

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Why You Shouldn’t Be Shocked by Netflix Inking Sandler

Hollywood was all in a tizzy last week after the folks from up the coast made a play for one of the industry’s long-time stars. For those of you who don’t know, Netflix inked Adam Sandler and his Happy Madison … Continue reading

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Media Man Podcast Ep. #017 – Fox’s Growing, So is Netflix & 10 Paid Actors

In this week’s episode of the Media Man Podcast, Uzo talks about what Fox’s attempt to buy Time Warner means for the media industry, how Robert Downey Jr. makes so much money, and why Netflix is poised to become the … Continue reading

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Media Man Podcast Ep. #014 – Yahoo, Netflix & US Soccer

In this episode of the Media Man Podcast, host Uzo Ometu covers the potential change in Netflix strategy, Yahoo’s confusing media strategy, and why the strategy to grow US soccer is bound to succeed.

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Media Man Podcast Ep. #013 – Yahoo and YouTube, CNN Prime Time and The Clippers

In this episode of the Media Man Podcast, host Uzo Ometu talks about the pluses and minuses of challenging YouTube, CNN’s attempt at Prime Time television, and why Steve Ballmer has his hand in your pocket. 

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The Digital Newfronts – What did they miss?

The digital newfronts from some of the internet’s biggest players have come and gone over the past 2 weeks. Unless you’re a media junkie or in the business of buying and selling media inventory, you probably didn’t even know they … Continue reading

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Game On: Aereo Gets Attacked By Sports Leagues

In a post over the summer, I predicted that Aereo would not make it as a viable business, because what it’s doing will one-day be deemed illegal or it will be competitively squeezed out of existence. But today, I take … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on the YouTube Music Awards

Admittedly, I’m about to do something I often tease the media for doing: commenting on something I haven’t seen. It seems blasphemous that the media would go about commenting on things they have no direct knowledge of, but it happens … Continue reading

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Television vs. Social Media: Who Needs Who?

When you talk to television marketers and programmers, many point to the growing importance of integrating social media into their programming. Admittedly, those same marketers can’t tell you what all that integration does. I’ve heard digital marketers for both HBO … Continue reading

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