The black labels that tell families what to expect from network television shows will start to appear on the Internet streams of those shows, too. The expansion of the TV content ratings system is expected to be announced by the major broadcast networks on Monday morning. The ratings will be included in all episodic streams on Web sites like ABC.com and Fox.com by December, according to people with knowledge of the plan, who insisted on anonymity because it had not yet been made public. Read the full story at the New York Times.
TV Content Ratings System Set to Expand to Web
Author: Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).