Manhasset, N.Y.—Hoping to infuse a bit of humor into technology coverage, CMP Technology today introduced “The Friday ITch,” a weekly online show that highlights news items from the business technology industry and pokes fun at them.
The three-minute Web TV program is CMP’s latest addition to video programming. Its Web programming also includes “CIOs Uncensored” and “Light Reading TV.”
“The Friday ITch” is produced, directed, written and hosted by TV professionals, including Jim Earl, a former writer for “The Daily Show.” The show appears across CMP’s TechWeb Network, including the sites of InformationWeek, Network Computing and TechWeb.com. —Matthew Schwartz