Americans Sick Of Gossip, Sports In News Coverage, Want More Substance

If you think some topics receive way too much attention in news coverage, you're not alone. Per a new online survey of 2,537 adults conducted by the Harris Poll in August, a large proportion of Americans are fed up with news coverage that skews toward the sensational, superficial, and sports-centric. ...


Sideswipes: Media Becomes The Newest Target Of A Dictator

Manuel Noriega, a real former dictator, is suing prominent video game company Activision over its fake portrayal of him in the real video game "Call of Duty: Black Ops II." It gets better. The former dictator ...

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.

Snapchat Ads Could Change Everything

Snapchat just made online ads interesting and new. Snapchat ads give us an entirely new problem: we now need to make ads that people want to see, and we can make them any length, but they ...

Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
Someone Please, Please Whelm Me

Let's just say the future of TV is pretty well established by now. The news that HBO is untethering itself from exclusive cable distribution and CBS will offer a paid-streaming service for its broadcast offerings more ...

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