MediaDailyNews Issues for April 2007

MediaDailyNews - Monday, April 30, 2007
Data Reveals Heavy Users Of Streamed Video, Audio: Streamies
First PPM Results Reveal Ethnic Variations
Radio Bureau Sets New Agenda, Taps Time Warner Exec To Implement It
Clarification: Nielsen Media Reorg Announced By Susan Whiting
Nielsen Goes High Def, Slates HDTV Estimates For November
Clear Channel Profit Up 5.6% in Q1
Hearst-Argyle TV Revs Dip In 1Q
Hola! Discovery en Español Joins Azteca TV
New Reader's Digest Sales/Marketing Initiative
Multiplatform History Channel: 4 Specials, George Lucas Docs
Lucrative DTC TV Ads Threatened By Potential Ban
Draftfcb Names Y&R Vet New CFO
May Sweeps Kick Off: ABC Wins Day 1
Mag Bag: National Geographic Launches Green Site
MediaDailyNews - Friday, April 27, 2007
Fox's Nesvig Unveils Solution For Time-Shifted Spots: 'Time-Dependent Replacement'
Nielsen Restructures Media Operations, Divides Empire Between Thomas, O'Hara
Former Interpublic Media Chief Rosenthal Joins CNET Board
Hardwick Named Grey President
Stuck In Neutral: Who Is Responsible For Bad Ads?
Belo 1Q Revs Down 4.8%, TV, Online Up
Cable Clutter: Nets Try To Eliminate Boring Ad Pods
Boom Times For Out-of-Home Video
XM Radio Sees Rev Increase In 1Q
ABC's Wong New Lifetime CEO
Buyers, Sellers Divided Over Role Of Commercial Ratings
Waiting To Exhale: Vid 2.0
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, April 26, 2007
Digital Nation: Nielsen Pegs DVRs At 17.2%, Dallas Is Most Digital Market
SignStorey Takes Captive, First Significant Retail Media Roll-Up
Guccione Jr. Has Omnivorous Appetite: Wants Omni, Travel Title Too
Clinton Fights Obesity on 'Rachael Ray'
Meredith Profits Surge 15%
Baltimore Sun Offers 50 Staffers Buyouts
Arnold, Nitro Drive Off With Volvo
Tribune Buys Back 126 Million Shares
Lifetime's CEO Exits Network
Touchdown: NFL Package Scores Big For NBC O&Os
24/7 Real Media For Sale, WPP Potential Suitor
Flipping the Scripps: More Bad 1Q Results
Rosie Exits 'View'
Correction: McClatchy Stake In CareerBuilder.com
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Report: WPP Eyes Online Ad Giant 24/7 Real Media
Denuo Partners With Visible World, Hanlon Joins Board
Goldstone Becomes Prez DDB Healthcare
Broadcast Erosion: Many Culprits, Few Solutions
Brandtique: Skyy
CBS Radio To Create Streaming Ads
Lifetime: Readies New Shows, Touts Niche Audience Reach
Denver Post Offers 90 Newsroom Buyouts
Real Estate Classifieds: The Roof Caves In
Scarborough Bows New Quarterly Report for Newspapers
Mercedes-Benz Adds Sirius To 2 More Lines
McClatchy 1Q Revs Tumble, Classifieds Collapse
MyNetworkTV Nixes Upfront Presentation
Paper Tigers: NYTCO Shareholders Rebel, Want Structural Changes
Correction: Nielsen Ratings Pool Versus TiVo
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, April 24, 2007
Clutter Watch: Non-Program Time Levels Off, But Branded Mentions Soar
Another GSD&M Client Grows Chilly, Loses Chili's
Correction: Double-Digit Newspaper Declines
Interpublic Signs TiVo Ratings Deal, No Comment From Nets
Westinghouse, Adtek Pump Up Digital Out-Of-Home Network
Time Warner Cable, Fon Deliver Wireless Connections
Omnicom Remains Omnipotent, Posts Double Digits
J.D. Powers Puts MRI Data In Its Tank, Will Fuel Micro Targeting
Weather Channel Relaunches 'Forecast Earth'
LA Times To Cut 150 Positions
Newspapers' Online Audience Still Booming
Ketchum Catches Top PR Researcher, Accelerates Push Into Interactive Media
Road Trip: CNN, T+L Team For City Survey, Farmers Insurance Inaugural Sponsor
MTVN Promotes Shapiro, Cheeks To EVP
Owens Corning Continues Pink Panther Image In Ads
MediaDailyNews - Monday, April 23, 2007
WPP In 1Q: 4.5% Gain in Ad/Media Sector, New Billings Down
TV Guide, NBC's 'Earl' Team For Interactive Promo
Meredith Expands Country Life Brand
KSCA To Launch Energy Group
Alloy Acquires Assets of Frontline Marketing
'Men's Health' Editor To Host Dating TV Show
Providence Equity Buys Clear Channel's TV Group
Upfront Deals: How Will Commercial Ratings Play?
Clear Channel Dallas Station Dumps Ads for Sponsorships
Rock On: Rolling Stone Digitizes Archive for 40th Anniversary DVD
NBC: Movies Scheduled To Beef Up Sunday Night
MediaDailyNews - Friday, April 20, 2007
Black, White And Bad All Over: Tribune, NY Times, Gannett Endure Rev Declines, Online Slows In 1Q
All-In-One: AT&T: Users Can Program DVR From Cell Phone
mtvU, ROO Offer On-Demand Video Channels To College Newspapers
WSJ Names Brauchli New Managing Editor
Fleishman: Vox Global, Hooper Agencies Merge
ANA: Build Brand Equity With Television, Net
Color Me "Blue": Skyy Vodka Partners With IFC
Finlayson To Head Tech Accounts For Ketchum West
Current TV Taps Janneman As Ad Sales Prez
Mag Bag: After Cutting Junk Circ, Discover Flourishes
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, April 19, 2007
Correction: Jon Mandel Heads NielsenConnect
AT&TU Ramps Up Markets
LA Weekly Critic Gets First Pulitzer For Restaurant Reviews
Dow Jones: Future Reliance Is Digital, Not Print
AT&T, Verizon Bring Live TV To Tiny Screen
TNS Forms Alliance With Integration
Private Equity Ups Ante On Clear Channel Bid
TV Guide: Rinna New Red Carpet Host
FCC To Broadcasters: Get Real About Kids Shows
Fox's "Idol," "House" Dominate Tuesday Prime
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Google Looms Over Ad Research Summit, Seen More As Friend Than Enemy
Hyundai Taps Goodby, Silverstein To Drive National Work
Kmart: Grey Out, Draftfcb In
"Queens" Star Partners For New Web Series
NBCU, GE To Invest $250 Mil. In Media Companies
Coke Revs Up 2%, Company To Bolster Out-Of-Home Experience.
NielsenConnect Unveils Operation At ARF
CBS Restarts Cross-Selling Division: CBS Connections
Ad Campaign Trioka: Relevance, Utility, Value
Rooke Shows In Trouble, "Dancing" Delights
MTV: Content Is King, Pushes Pod Takeovers To Advertisers
Game Plan: GSN Rebrands To Move Beyond Traditional Lineup
Starlink Bags Vera Bradley's Media
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, April 17, 2007
Google Audio: See Demo, Not Station, Buys
Google Highlights Nielsen Earnings Call
As Bullets Flew, Students Issued Live Reports Of Virginia Tech Massacre
Clarification: Bozell Not Defunct
Briskman To ECD At Agency.com
Outsized: JCDecaux Signs 5-Year Deal With Unilever
Brite Media Buys AdverTickets, Expands Reach
Alloy Opens Multicultural Division, Merges Media and Marketing
Wood Heads Netflix Internet TV
Broadcast Erosion: Hits Just Keep On Coming
Asian Films On Firecracker's Broadband Channel
Tennis Channel Doubles Distribution In DirecTV Deal
AT&T, GM Slam Dunk NCAA Impressions
Al Jazeera Extends Brand Via YouTube
'Drive' Lands Fox In Third Place, ABC Grabs Sunday