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Natan Edelsburg

Manhattan
Executive Editor, Found Remote — The Drum
Covers:  homeland, awards shows, social tv, journalism, second screen, tv networks
Doesn't Cover: general social media, non tv related stories

@Sawhorse Media (@ShortyAwards, @MuckRack). Executive Editor @TheDrum's @FoundRemote. & watcher of every TV show.

Natan Edelsburg's Biography

I'm currently the EVP at Sawhorse Media where I help run Muck Rack (http://muckrack.com) and the Shorty Awards (http://shortyawards.com). I also write about and watch a lot of TV (on many different devices).

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Dan Rather on how social media has changed TV news: 'A deadline every nanosecond' - Lost Remote

Dan Rather on how social media has changed TV news: 'A deadline every nanosecond' - Lost Remote

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One of the best ways to make strides in your career is by watching others succeed, by making note of how they do it. That’s why we’ve selected 20 young professionals to keep your eye on this year, go-getters under 35 who are pushing the envelope and influencing their industry — and sometimes even the world.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing for NYU Local, NYU's main student blog (not associated with university at all).

Have you ever used a typewriter?

What's a typewriter?

How is social media changing news?

To quote Dan Rather, "there's a new deadline every nanosecond"/

Exclusive: How Netflix successfully unleashed 'Narcos' in France

thedrum.com — Narcos will go down in history as one of Netflix's true global success stories that helped propel its eventual global launch. The show's subtitles didn't deter it from becoming a huge hit because of it's amazing acting, pace and vibe. Still, Netflix didn't just make the show available without any hoopla.

The biggest social TV busts from the past week: Susan Sarandon's #clevagegate wasn't a big deal

thedrum.com — With the Super Bowl and FX's premiere of OJ, it was a big week for TV. The moment that failed to actually cause a stir on TV was Susan Sarandon's outfit at the SAG Awards. Here are the details from Union Metrics and editor-in-chief Jenn Deering Davis.
Feb 09, 2016

The biggest social TV busts from last week: Susan Sarandon's #clevagegate wasn't a big deal: ow.ly/Y8ZqN pic.twitter.com/d9U6UKbLJj

The top 10 most pirated shows of January 2016

thedrum.com — The waters were dominated this past month by The Big Bang Theory which "dominated" all three major pirating sites according to SimilarWeb. The return of Shameless on Showtime also caught the attention of pirates around the world. Here are the full charts and analysis.

The biggest social TV busts from the past week: new Celebrity Apprentice announcement creates a giant yawn

thedrum.com — With The X-Files, Republican debate feud and controversy around the Oscars, it was a busy week in TV. The biggest bust however was the new Celebrity Apprentice announcement, which failed to generate a ton of buzz. Here are the full insights from Union Metrics' Jenn Deering Davis.

Review: The Tivo Bolt will make you forget about cord cutting

thedrum.com — There's a general sentiment in the TV industry that cord cutting (the art of ending your traditional cable subscription) will very soon be the norm. With the latest F.C.C. announcement that will open up competition in the set-top box space there's one company that's poised to reinvent what it means to be a traditional TV subscriber.

The biggest social TV busts from the past week: Jeopardy's not-so-viral video

thedrum.com — As election season continues to heat up - TV has been dominated by debates and controversies. The biggest bust however from the past week goes to Jeapordy whose video where no one won, didn't go quite as viral as the media reported. Here are the full insights from Union Metrics' Jenn Deering Davis.

An interview with MSNBC's Manager of Social Media and Community, Nisha Chittal

thedrum.com — With election season upon us and a TV news industry that's being forced to change drastically it's not easy to succeed. Nisha Chittal, MSNBC's manager of social media and community has been leading the network into digital success.

The top ten shows on Netflix and Hulu in December 2015

thedrum.com — December is always a huge month for binge watching as the holidays create the perfect time to curl up infront of a TV or device. This holiday season a true crime story capitvated the globe. Not surprisingly Making a Murderer, Netflix's hit docu-series topped the charts. South Park won for Hulu.
Jan 20, 2016

RT @SimilarWeb: Netflix's audience lacks humor? Family Guy 2nd most popular show on Hulu, barely makes it to 6th on Netflix @twatan thedrum.com/news/2016/01/1…

The biggest social TV busts from the past week: Republican debate fails to make splash on social

thedrum.com — It's awards season, the time of year when TV networks plan major spectactles with the hope that social media users chime in. Union Metrics' editor-in-chief Jenn Deering explains how the Republican debate howeever was the biggest bust of the week, among the Globes, State of the Union and announcement of a Friends reunion.
Jan 18, 2016

The biggest social TV busts from the past week: Republican debate fails to make splash: ow.ly/Xaj1a pic.twitter.com/u9bRpT2fjx

The biggest social TV busts from the past week: 'Girls' final season announcement fails to upset the masses

thedrum.com — As the holidays ended there were some big TV events. Netflix's docu-series "Making a Murderer" continued to gain momentum, as did The Bachelor and Game of Thrones. The announcement of the final season of Girls however was the biggest bust. Here are the full insights from Union Metrics and editor-in-chief Jenn Deering Davis.
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Feb 10, 2016

@askamex thx, I want to be able to just forward someone my rental confirmation and have them answer me with a yes/no to avoid a call to you

Feb 10, 2016

@AskAmex hey! how can I check if my card covers insurance for a car I’m renting in France in April?

Feb 10, 2016

Exclusive: How @Netflix successfully unleashed @narcosnetflix in France: ow.ly/Y9ieW @Darewin #Narcos pic.twitter.com/oxNOBQKqvl


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