Around the Net In Media Issues for July 2005

Around the Net In Media - Friday, July 29, 2005
BofA Contacts WPP, Omnicom on $600 Mil. Account
Counsel to Probe Alleged 'Idol' Affair
A Third-World 'Farm Aid,' So to Speak
Key Senator Wants Government Involvement in Media Ratings
Sign of the Times: Vertical Ad Craze Sweeps City
Murdoch's Son Resigns As News Corp. Exec
Around the Net In Media - Thursday, July 28, 2005
Virgin's Free Daily
Critics Bring Down Gay Ad
American Express Sued Over Advertising Tagline
Cable TV Conference Grapples With Media Upheaval
Nielsen Reiterates Support of Voluntary Conduct Code
New Dove Ads Stir Major Soap Opera
Around the Net In Media - Wednesday, July 27, 2005
TV Producer May Move To Cable To Escape Ad Deluge
Desperate? Lost? Not This Network
Napster To Let XM Satellite Users Buy Songs They Hear
FAIR Ratings Act
Film Studios Said to Agree on Digital Standards
Dreamy Deal
Comcast Mulls Rival Sports Channel To ESPN-WSJ
Around the Net In Media - Tuesday, July 26, 2005
Airing It Out
Omnicom Posts Higher Quarterly Profit
Stages in the Global Branding of the Tour de Lance Are About to Begin
Time For Nets To Rethink Old Single-Play Model
Jane Makes It Plain: Time To Move On
XM Portable Device To Play Radio & MP3s
TV Guide Relaunching As Larger Magazine
Around the Net In Media - Monday, July 25, 2005
Ads Would Grow With PPM
Betting On The Buzz
NBC Executive Vows Season of Rebuilding
Ad Week Breast Ad Sparks Industry Controversy
Publicis Unit Wins L'Oreal Media Deal
Back-to-School Season Is Expanding, and So Are the Ambitions of Kmart
NY AG Spitzer to Announce Payola Settlement
Around the Net In Media - Friday, July 22, 2005
Households Double Up on Digital Video Recorders
The Best Global Brands
CBS Counters 'Housewives' With Action Movies
Another Spinoff Completed in Remaking Liberty Media
$140 Mil. NBC Media Business in Play
New York Sues Sprint, Nextel, T-Mobile on Ads
Drug Makers Develop Voluntary Ad Principles
Around the Net In Media - Thursday, July 21, 2005
NBC Uni TV Vaults into Int'l Arena
Sofa, So Good
Carat Wins $60 Mil. Tourism Australia Media Business
Editor at Los Angeles Times Stepping Down After 5 Years
NBC and Mazda Jointly Promote New Lineups
New Circ Rules Roil Media
New Food Magazine Welcomes Product Placements
Around the Net In Media - Wednesday, July 20, 2005
Ad War Looming In Increasingly Crowded Sleep Aid Market
First Live Billboard Debuts In Times Square
Protecting Children From Media Sex And Violence
How Effective Is This Ad, in Real Numbers? Beats Me
Product Placements Infiltrate TV Shows
Former CNN Anchor Hemmer Joins Fox News
Audit Change Slaps Mags
Around the Net In Media - Tuesday, July 19, 2005
Stern Reveals Radio Show's Successors
Magazine Auditors Get Tough
Africa Channel Set for September Digital Launch
Top Editor Leaves 'Fast Company'
Gore: New TV Channel Won't Be Partisan
Interpublic Group Names New CFO
Celebs Flock to Drug Ads
Around the Net In Media - Monday, July 18, 2005
Is Tom Cruise A Celebrity Brand In Trouble?
Global Ad Spending Forecast Cut Because Of U.S. TV
Ads To Make Court TV's Case Across City
Why Product Placement Does Not Equal Brand Building
A Teenage Golfer May Also Be a Marketer's Dream
The Passion of the Marketers
TiVo Upgrade Allows Instant Response to TV Ads