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January 27, 2015

‘Late Late Show’ takes over studio of ‘CBS This Morning’

Regis Philbin is guest hosting “The Late Late Show” this week from New York, as the show continues to cycle through hosts after Craig Ferguson’s departure in December. While the other hosts have used the shows main Los Angeles digs, Philbin is hosting his stint from Studio 57 at the CBS Broadcast Center, which is […]

January 27, 2015

Weather Channel has typo-licious storm coverage

The Weather Channel was in full blizzard mode Monday covering “Juno” (a name taken from the network’s own winter storm naming system), and managed to air a few entertaining on air typos. Twitter users, of course, took notice, first calling out the network for misspelling “Rhode Island” by dropping the “h” from the name in […]

January 27, 2015

CNN rolls out the ‘Blizzardmobile’

Apparently “Vehicle Driving Around on Snowy Roads to Show Everyone What They Look Like Because No One Has Ever Seen That Before-Mobile” just doesn’t have a nice ring to it like “Blizzardmobile.” That’s the name CNN gave the vehicle from which it was feeding live video and reports from Don Lemon, who, in all the excitement, managed to forget his […]

January 26, 2015

CNN map takes over ‘New Day’ floor

CNN‘s Nor’easter coverage this morning included placing forecaster Chad Myers on a virtual map “projected” on the “New Day” set floor. After Myers gave his regular forecast update at the set’s freestanding monitor, he walked off frame and the control room cut to a wide view of the studio floor, which had a large map […]

January 26, 2015

Boston station adds video wall to WX center

Hearst‘s WCVB-TV, the ABC affiliate in Boston, has updated its set with a new video wall — mirroring a change made less than a year ago elsewhere on the set. The station added a 6 × 2 flat panel monitor wall to its weather center, replacing an icy blue branded dura background. Last March, the station traded […]

January 26, 2015

Snow blankets CNBC/MSNBC

While not every NBC network is calling it Winter Storm Juno, they’ve all adopted the same Blizzard ’15 graphics package. The look includes a very snowy road scene with bold blue lettering.

January 26, 2015

St. Louis CBS to debut new set

Meredith’s KMOV-TV will debut a new set from Devlin Design Group in the coming weeks. The new set includes dynamic storytelling walls, and will be a large change for the station. The previous set was refreshed in 2008 and can be seen here.

January 23, 2015

CNN.com shrinks header nav bar

After just under a month on its new design, CNN.com has tweaked the header to take up a bit less screen real estate. The new navigation bar condenses the weather, search box, main navigation and subnavigation bars to be just a bit shorter. The red CNN logo box, however, remains approximately the same size and […]

January 23, 2015

Fox Connecticut debuts ‘Fox’-y new home

WTIC-TV, the Tribune owned Fox affiliate in Hartford, Conn., debuted a new home this week that blends its network’s signature bold colors into the set design. The set, designed by Park Place Studio, includes a dramatic curved anchor desk with bold horizontal striping created with lights. Four small vertically mounted flat panels with thick bezels […]

January 23, 2015

Connecticut station previews new set

WFSB-TV, Meredith‘s CBS affiliate in Hartford, Conn., is offering up previews of its new set. The set, which is dominated with backlit walls with metallic framework, also includes a 3 × 3 monitor wall behind the anchor desk. The anchor desk, meanwhile, is internally lit and also includes two white internally lit bands at the top and […]