MediaDailyNews Issues for June 2006

MediaDailyNews - Friday, June 30, 2006
Comcast Expands Online Video Services
CBS Strikes Digital Media Deal With Affiliates
Merrill Lynch Forecasts Reduction In 2006 Ad Spending
Mag Bag: Radar's On the Radar Again
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, June 29, 2006
Coen Revises Ad Spending Forecast Slightly Downward
Havas To Delist From Nasdaq Sooner Than Expected
BlogMobs--The Attack Of The Fifth Estate
Place-Based TV Finds Its Place
Senate Committee Rejects McCain's A La Carte Cable Provision
Univision Sale Underscores Telemundo's Value For NBCU
CBS Gets Behind 'Big Brother' With Mobile Marketing, Internet Effort
VOD Users Watch More Reality TV, Study Finds
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, June 28, 2006
'The Invisiblys': Great Marketing You've Never Seen
NBC Ends Feud, Partners With YouTube To Create 'NBC Channel'
Tribune Buys Back Shares
Televisa Outbid For Univision, But Still In The Running
ABC's Gibson Steps Up For 'World News Tonight,' Jones Reynolds Out Of 'View'
Arbitron: Hispanics Listen To Radio More
CBS Completes Upfront Sales, Matches Last Year's Revenue
More Than Half Of B2B Readers Act On Ads
MTV To Simulcast 'Whistler' On Web, TV
Tostitos Stays On As Sponsor For Fiesta Bowl
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, June 27, 2006
Univision Sold For $13.7 Billion, Saban Gains Control
Anheuser-Busch Scores As Sole Beer Advertiser In Super Bowls To 2012
Wall Street Journal To Launch Ad-Supported Video News Service
NBC Sells Four Owned-and-Operated Stations To Media General
TBS Offers 'Very Funny' Spots To Keep Viewers Tuned
Brandtique: Audi, "The Closer"
To Be Free, Or Not To Be: Emmis Raises The Question
Product Placements Of The Week
Media Drives WPP Growth, Especially Interactive
NBC May Match Last Year's Upfront Volume, Despite Eroding CPMs
GroupM Makes Connections, Hopes It Leads To Holy Grail
MediaDailyNews - Monday, June 26, 2006
New Mag Data Comes To GRPs With TV, Enables Reach Comparisons
What's Your Opinion About This Year's Upfront, The Upfront In General?
Report: Bollore Still Hot On Aegis Trail, Considering Bid
United Business Media Warns Of 'Continuing Challenges' In Print
BBDO Dominates Cannes, Tames 41 Lions
SC Johnson Hijacked By Spam, Fights Unauthorized Campaign
When A Mind Isn't Such A Terrible Thing To Waste
Online Search Word Prices Decline In Q1
Boston Globe Merges Print, Online Editorial
MediaDailyNews - Friday, June 23, 2006
Broadband Broadens, Reaches 72% Of Users
Cable Upfront Moving Slowly
Drexler Retires, Optimedia Restructured - Again
Mag Bag: The Glass Ceiling is Shattered
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, June 22, 2006
Research Vets Embrace Maggio's Zeal, Remain Dubious On His Chances
AMI Unveils Universal Media Code, Sounds SMART
PWC: TV Ad Model Not In Jeopardy -- Not Yet, Anyway
The Chicken Or the Egg? An Upfront Story
AOL To Produce Saturday Morning Kids Show For CBS
Tapestry Taps Conzales As SVP-Investment Director
Big Ten Sports Network Set To Launch, Without Beer Ads
Outdoor Hatches JIC-Like Approach To Audience Measurement, Will Others Follow?
L.A. Times Forms Entertainment Advertising Role
Fox To Launch Fall Lineup Late Summer, Looking To Score Hits Before Playoffs
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, June 21, 2006
Nielsen To Unveil Commercial Ratings Plan, Networks Want To Regain Playback
Report: Focus Media Execs Found Guilty Of Defrauding Sears, Universal, Others
Ford DISHes Out Interactive TV Campaign
Wall Street Report: Fox Business Channel Slated For Mid-2007
Havas To Delist From U.S. Stock Exchange
Report: Interpublic Launches User Generated Practice
Audience Researchers Reveal Disparate Paths, Lack Of Standards
Fox Upfront Drawing To A Close, Reaps CPM, Likely Volume Increases
CBS Cuts Ties With Rather, Ushers New Era With Couric
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, June 20, 2006
World Cup Fails To Reach Goal, Ad Outlooks Lowered
Upfront Goes From Flat To Worse, Merrill Lynch Estimates A 1% Drop
Starcom MediaVest Taps Savic As Global P&G Chief
IPG Taps BBC America's Hilary As Magna Entertainment Chief
Stop The Presses: Scarborough Finds Readers Like Newspaper Ads
Arbitron Adds More Paper Diaries To Radar Service
Outdoor Ad Demand Continues To Build
Brandtique: "Kathy Griffin," eBay
SI Gets New CMO, Judelson
Turck to Head This Old House
Product Placements Of The Week
'Broken Trail' Blazes New Ad Path For AMC: Ford's
Gemstar-TV Guide Taps Napster's Cohen As CMO
MediaDailyNews - Monday, June 19, 2006
Nielsen Rival To Divest TV Ratings Service To Cable Operators
Check It Out: New Network To Sell TV Ad Time Via Online 'Shopping Cart'
Average CMO Tenure Dwindles To 23.2 Months
SMG Promotes Two: Starcom's Sussman; Starlink's Saville
Clear Channel's Sales Soar -- Online
Cinema Ad Market Is A Blockbuster, Jump 21 Percent
TV's Summer Hit: The NBA Finals