MediaDailyNews Issues for November 2006

MediaDailyNews - Thursday, Nov. 30, 2006
All The News Fit For Bits: Times Tests Digital Reader, Makes Desktops Look Like Print
Havas Taps Dessal To Organize Media Networks
Media Occupation: Hypochristians
Billionaire Wants to Buy New York Times Co.
'Mad Money's Jim Cramer Ditches Radio
Former MTV Digital Execs Join Sling Media
Can't Trust It: Judge Blocks Hearst-Media News Agreement
NBC Makes Mid-Season Programming Moves
Video Nation: Agency Finds A Majority Now Create Their Own Video, But Few Post Them
Monster Inc: MonsterVision Projects Interactive Target Ad In New York
Yahoo Runs ANA Research, Events On Ad Site
Cleverworks Acquires Garlic Advertising To Rebundle Media
Family TV: Can You Say 'Smackdown'?
'House' Arrest: Fox Sweeps Tuesday, NBC Heads To Second
NFL To Offer Live Games Online
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2006
MRI Raids Scarborough's Collins To Lead New Research Initiatives
Online Trade Effort Borrows Offline Theme: Engagement
VNU Grabs Media Star: Mandel Joins Nielsen
YouTube Goes Mobile On Verizon V Cast
Carat Fusion Sells It To The Marine
IBC Signs With BBC To Post Its News Online
M&A, Venture Capital Activity To Continue
Microsoft To Be Sole Sponsor For ESPN's 'SportsCenter'
Carat Fusion Wins West Marine Marketing Business
Stay Tuned: More Family Programming To Come, Network Execs Say
IAG Taps Maheu, Promotes Wyler
TiVo To Offer 'Program Placement' For Advertisers
Time-Shifting Helps Deliver Family Programming, But Viewers Want More
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2006
Universal Aligns With U-verse, NBC Is First To Strike Deal With AT&T
Omron Taps BVK/G For Strategic Marketing
MTV To Develop Niche Broadband Channels
This Is Your Brain, This Is Your Brain On Brands
Brandtique: MailMate
NBC Realigns Digital Team
Product Placements Of The Week
It's A Bird, It's A Plane -- Actually, It's A Plain Jane: Comic Books Aimed At Teenage Girls
Satellite Radio Slows In Q4
ABC Still Rules Sunday Night, NFL Gives Fox A Close Second
'All My Children' Introduces Transgendered Character
MediaDailyNews - Monday, Nov. 27, 2006
Chrysler Sets Multilingual TV Plan, Spots Will Run In Three Languages
AKQA Sets Up Shop On Second Life
'Over The Line' Moving Over To Fridays
Age, Arrival Date Shape Immigrant Media
Report: Carat Out Of J&J Review
'Dateline' Gets One On Tuesdays
New AMC Chief Thinks Macro, Acts Micro: Site Extends Net's Reach Online
CBS Scores Viewers With YouTube Alliance
Heroes! This Net Has A Whole Channel Of Them
UK Soccer Web Site Launches On China's Biggest Radio Station
MediaDailyNews - Friday, Nov. 24, 2006
Comcast, Boston U Team To Produce 10 Sports Events
Paper Tiger: Times Co. Won't Sell Boston Globe To Welch
Media Occupation: Fox On The Run And Other Reasons For Thanks
Ketchum, Lenci Open Public Affairs Consultancy In Spain
New Yorker Makes History: 4 Covers Tell One Cartoon Tale
SiTV Offers 2 New Channels On Verizon Wireless
GateHouse Media Acquires Messenger Post Newspapers
Curtis Media Buys 3 Radio Stations From CBS
ABC Wins Tuesday, Fox Second Fueled By 'House'
Mag Bag: More Private Equity Moves In Mag World
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2006
Ford Boosts Media Budget, Emphasizes Digital In Revitalization Plan
Borat Rejoices; MPG Launches Office In Kazakhstan
Atmosphere BBDO Wins Lay's Potato Chips Online Account
Disney Drops The E!, Strikes Digital Deal With Comcast
MWW Hires Former CNBC Correspondent As VP
Aegis Shareholders Reject Bollore -- Again
Tribune Revs Down 1% In October, Publishing Division Continues Decline
Broadcasting & Cable's John Higgins Dead At 45
Local Ad Time Vs. News Time: News Loses
Thomson Expands News Reach, Will Rival Bloomerg, Reuters, Dow
Stuff, Maxim Grow Up, Court Upscale 20-Somethings
MSN Video Streams 'Arrested Development' For Free
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2006
Gay Mags Aren't, GLBT Titles Suffer Ad Erosion Amid Stable Readership
Fox News Develops Its Own 'Daily' Show: What's Next, The Colbert Retort?
O.J. Project Cancelled: Advertisers, Affiliates Have Final Say
Internet Broadcast Corp., Fox News Team For Content-Sharing Agreement
First Stephen Colbert Museum Established
Omnicom Moves Payne From OMD To PHD
Lifetime TV: Woman Guesses If Man Is Gay, Straight Or Taken
Interpublic Downgraded From 'Neutral' To 'Sell,' Investors Are 'Double Counting'
NTN Buzztime Taps Bourbiel As VP, Marketing
ABC Grabs Sunday Night, CBS Holds A Distant Second
MediaDailyNews - Monday, Nov. 20, 2006
Ogilvy, Mediaedge:cia Set On-Demand TV Ad Test
Report: J&J Prepping Global Media Review
Interpublic Tinkers With More Labs, Eyes London, Tokyo, Other Markets
FCC Chairman Confirmed For Second Term
Industry Junk Food Response Labeled Nothing But Junk
Kodak Snaps Neo@Ogilvy For Strategy, New Media
Crowne Plaza Tees Up Fallon, Will Develop Golf-Focused Media Strategy
Fox Commits To Script For J Lo's 'Brethren'
XanGo, Real Salt Lake Announce Debut Deal For Soccer Uniform Sponsorship
Belo: TV Up, Newspaper Down, Online Exploding
ABC, CBS Tie For Thursday Night, '30 Rock' Tanks
Peak Buys CBS California Radio Stations
MediaDailyNews - Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006
Brandtique: TGI Friday's, Applebee's, Nintendo
MediaDailyNews - Friday, Nov. 17, 2006
Online Ad Outlook Raised -- Again
Leveraged Buy-Out, Or Traditional Media Dry-Out: Private Equity Reshapes Media Ownership
Media Occupation: Torture As Entertainment
Nielsen To Launch VOD Measurement Service
Carat Taps 2 for Multicultural Unit
Black Friday Online Inserts: Do Retailers See Red Or Green?
Rejected Again, Arbitron Sets New Portable Meter Rollout Plan
Sanofi-Aventis Awards Euro RSCG Worldwide Drug Account
Verizon FiOS Hires First Ad Exec, Targets Millions By 2010
Executive Shuffle: NBC's Zaslav Takes Over As Discovery CEO
TV Guide Lets 24 Staffers Go
Nickelodeon, Mag Group Promote Sales Execs
Discovery's New Media Ops Gets Media-Planning Team
Ad Club's Annual Holiday Bash
Mag Bag: Reader's Digest Fetches $1.8 Billion
Correction: Channel M Gets Part of ScreenPlay