KLRU beefs up BBQ With Franklin

Posted: February 12, 2014

After letting their BBQ grillmaster marinate on YouTube, Austin’s KLRU is taking him to TV. The station will produce the 10-episode series BBQ With Franklin for national pubTV distribution in early 2015, based on a popular series of YouTube videos … Continue reading

NPR drives forward with dashboard delivery

Posted: January 13, 2014

Having faced the disruptive threats posed by cassette tapes, CDs, satellite radio and even the iPod, public radio strategists are increasingly looking for a beachhead into the emerging “connected car” and its Internet-powered suite of entertainment options. Gains in auto … Continue reading

Web series explores what Black Folk Don’t do

Posted: December 23, 2013

Doing yoga, going green and enjoying winter sports sound like innocuous topics for a public media web series — that is, until they’re preceded by “Black folk don’t…” Now midway through its third season, the web series Black Folk Don’t … Continue reading