Charter Communications Snaps Up Bright House Networks For $10B

The U.S. cable industry is moving toward further consolidation. The fourth-biggest U.S. operator, Charter Communications, has agreed to buy Bright House Networks, the sixth-biggest operator, for $10.4 billion. ...


Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
P.R. Wild Pitches, Spring Edition

Tra la, tra la. Spring is here! And with it, daffodils and baseball and Easter Eggs -- and our semiannual shaming of public-relations incompetence! ...

Events & Awards

Each year, all year, MediaPost hosts more than 30 events across a range of marketing disciplines ... including our OMMA events, Insider Summits and Creative Media, OMMA and Appy Awards. Chances are some are just right for you.

Barbara Lippert: Madblog
The 'Mad Men' Set-Up: How Will We Deal?

"Mad Men" resumes next Sunday, April 5, and the final seven episodes of the series are fittingly called "The End of an Era." As I mentioned last week in my maudlin musings, I'm obsessed with -- ...

Sideswipes: Multiplication - Why The Next Big Thing Is Multiplying What We Have

What are the stems of meaning for data in advertising? We take for granted that data is valuable for acquisition, retention, and surprise and discovery. What if we established new stems that multiplied the meaning for ...

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