Month: May 2010

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Campbell Brown leaves CNN and blames ratings

Campbell Brown has announced she is leaving CNN and she has blamed ratings for the decision. The New York Times reports that ratings for Campbell Brown’s show have been substantially lower than programming on other news networks. Her show has an average of 591,000 viewers in 2010, while “The O’Reilly Factor” has averaged 3.34 million....

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Photos: Auckland’s golden sky

Here are some pics of the awesome yellow sky above Auckland this evening. Unfortunately my main camera has a flat battery, so this is just from my pocket digital camera.

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Video: A new look for Campbell Live

Video: A new look for Campbell Live

Here is a quick look at last night’s new look Campbell Live. What do you think?: (Can you spot what is wrong with the report on pay equality with Australia?)

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Sneak Peek: New look Campbell Live

There are few things that Dan News enjoys more than a relaunch. Here is a sneak peek of the new look Campbell Live which launches tonight: As well as a new logo and a revamp of its website, the show will also have new titles and a “pulsating, newsy” new theme which you can check...

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Law & Order, Heroes among shows axed by NBC

Popular TV show Heroes has been canceled by the NBC Network. The series which screens on TV3 in New Zealand has been struggling to rate in the US, and this was the reason given by NBC for the decision. The network also canceled “Mercy” and “Trauma” as well as long running crime drama “Law &...

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Raw Video: Southdown Fire

Raw Video: Southdown Fire

Here is the raw video from the fire at Southdown in Penrose, Auckland. The video is unedited (and includes footage of me helping push start a cameraman’s car). Video from Geoff Mackley: