I Don’t Want My MTV

Who needs MTV when we have Snapchat and YouTube? That’s what I wondered when I read Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman’s comments regarding the impact of digital on his entertainment conglomerate, which includes entertainment channels such as MTV. ‚ÄúThat transition has now taken hold across the industry, creating disruption, but also spurring action and real momentum … Continue reading I Don’t Want My MTV

MTV is 30 years old

MTV turns 30 today. And though the music-oriented channel is as old as MS DOS, it is notable that while not many of us are using DOS these days, though MTV is having a renaissance of sorts, thanks to a lot of reality TV shows and what not. Like CNN and ESPN, MTV redefined the … Continue reading MTV is 30 years old