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Oct 29, 2020

The long-running show  was canceled in the US by Paramount Network in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death.

But the thirty one year old show remains a hit world wide. So Cops crews started filming again in September. This time in Spokane Washington and they are expected to continue into November.

Cops premiered on...

Oct 28, 2020

An NBC owned station in the bay area wants residents to binge watch local investigative news.

Its first series is called Derailed and its in its second season. The show focuses on Bay Area transit data, policing, and finances and how it impacts that community.

The Cronkite school of journalism blog says episodes are...

Oct 27, 2020

Apple bought a startup that makes listening to podcasts more like listening to a radio station.

Bloomberg says Scout FM creates podcast stations on various topics like Spotify and apple music create stations based on songs and is already popular among apple users. it also worked with Android devices and Amazon’s...

Oct 26, 2020

Text message based news is one of media's newest experiments.

One of the most successful attempts is The New Paper which is based in Indiana. it’s been around only six months and curates and summarizes the day’s top stories into one daily text message.

What’s new in Publishing reports that the service has over...

Oct 22, 2020

A new poll of live music bosses says they’re hopeful gigs will be back sometime next year. Concerts have been scaled back and most cases eliminated by COVID-19. Digital Music News says more than half of the execs think concerts  “will return to full capacity in 2021.” About a third of the bosses think it’ll...