February 19, 2013

CNN tweaks ticker a day after adding it back


A day after removing the flipper, CNN has made changes to its ticker.

The ticker redebuted yesterday as blue, but today it’s been updated to a white background.

This makes it look a little less awful.

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  • http://www.examiner.com/tv-in-mobile Mario500

    I expressed my feelings about the return of the scrolling ticker at CNN in this message I posted at TVNewser:

    “I wish the scrolling ticker had stayed gone; it was always an unnecessary distraction during CNN’s programming. Since I had been watching CNN’s programming less often recently (normally during “Reliable Sources” and some live events) and normally while working at my computer, the scrolling ticker should be less of a problem for my eyes in the foreseeable future. I hope Jeffrey Zucker realizes there are many persons such as myself who share the same feelings about the scrolling ticker and listen to CNN’s programming the same way”