THE COLLISION: Episode 55 – The New Business Model of Television

     August 4, 2013

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This week on The Collision, we’re joined by our TV editor Allison Keene to talk about the new business model of television.  Specifically, we talk about the rise of Netflix, the pros and cons of “a la carte” program bundles, the competition between broadcast, cable, and premium networks, streaming channels developing original content, and much more.  As always, we finish up with our recommendations.

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Allison’s Recommendations: The Thick of It and Broadchurch:

Adam’s Recommendation: Orange Is the New Black

Dave’s Recommendation: Moone Boy


Matt’s Recommendation: Spaced

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