MediaDailyNews Issues for July 2008

MediaDailyNews - Thursday, July 31, 2008
ESPN To Launch Action Sports Net
Lowe Predicts '08 Profit, IPG Sees 11.5% Boost
Disney: Broadcast Revs Flat, Ad Model Outdated
Is Former DirecTV Chief Next 'LA Times' Publisher?
Media Shield Law Stalled By GOP
Comcast Gets 2Q Bounce
Nick Jr. TV Shows Get Big-Screen Debut
Meredith 4Q: Print, Broadcast Flounder, Net Posts Gains
Shake-Up at Time Inc. Biz Titles
Cox Radio: The Sound Of 8.3% Rev Loss
Knowledge Networks To Provide Viewer Data For Olympics
'Talent,' Wins, Reality Shows Own Tuesday Night
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Interpublic Reports Strong Results, Expansion In Mid East, Northern Africa
SLG Closes Shop, Steve Greenberger Starts His Own
Viewers See Online As 'TV Replacement'
NBC Plans Massive Digital Coverage of Olympics
Media X: Mad in the U.S.A.
Nickelodeon Books Shows On iTunes
Viacom's Forecast: Eyes On Cable
Dentsu Launches DCI, New Animation Unit In U.S.
FTC Wants Companies To Improve Food Ads to Kids
Pop Quiz: AP, CNN Win Earthquake Coverage Race
ESPN Mobile Carries NASCAR Sprint Cup
Newspapers: Good News Online, Bad News Overall
Newhouse News Service Shutters After 47 Years
RPA Debuts Branded Entertainment Unit
Nielsen: Most Americans Ready For Digital Conversion
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, July 29, 2008
SAG Rejects Studio's 'Final Offer'
Petry CEO Jones Resigns, Napolitano Takes Over
Why Is Stuart Elliott Shilling For Canadian Club?
Advertisers Form DTV Group
Starcom Cuts Ratings Deal With Twentieth TV
IPG Seals Navic Deal, Beefs Up Spot Placement
MGM Launches This TV Channel, Strong On Kids' Shows, Movies
NY State Of Mind: FiOS Comes To Manhattan
Journal Register Risks Default, A.H. Belo Makes Big Cuts
'Mad Men' Ratings Easily Topple 2007
MediaDailyNews - Monday, July 28, 2008
Dissident Slate Challenges SAG For Union Leadership
Build A Great Client/Agency Relationship: Ask Why?
Coats Named VP Interactive For E.W. Scripps
Leno's Finale Means Impressive Ad Haul For NBC
Time Warner: Pay Univision Retrans Fees Or Face Consequences
Todd Signs 2-Year Deal With ABC Studios
TLC Taps New President, Shapiro-Mathes Exits
CEO Of Publicis' SAMS Group Resigns
Clear Channel And Katz Launch Big Online Network
Chef DiSpirito Gets 'Real' In New A&C Fall Series
Belo 2Q Down, Internet, Retrans Revs Up
2 Major Radio Deals Win Approval
With Fewer Readers, Big Newspapers Charge More
MediaDailyNews - Friday, July 25, 2008
Publicis: VivaKi Unites Digital, 2Q Global Revs Flat
Product Placements Of The Week
Obama Banks $5 Million On Olympic Ads
Scripps 2Q Revs: Cable, Digital Deliver In Troubled Economy
XM, Sirius Pay Nearly $20 Million In Fines
McClatchy, Lee Tumble In 2Q
Brandtique: M&M's, 'Entertainment Tonight'
AT&T Rolls Out Florida Service, Bullish On Future
'Star' Owner May Give Creditors Slice Of Company
Cablevision Adds MTV To Lineup
'Dance' Keeps Summer Rocking For Fox
Mag Bag: Newspaper-Distributed Magazines Soar
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, July 24, 2008
NBC's DealMeRss.com Explores Lead-Generation Rev Potential
Mankiewicz, Lyons Take Over 'At the Movies'
Dial It Forward: CBS Radio Launches Video Platform
NatGeo Launches Game To Kick Off Game Site
Upscale LX.TV Adds Chicago To Show Lineup
VH1 Debuts 3 New Series
NBC's Health Net Gets 4 Cross-Platform Partners
How's 2008? Disaster For Newspapers, Magazines and Radio
FCC's Adelstein Deals Blow To XM/Sirius Merger
'Wipeout' Is Dunking Rivals, 'High School Musical' Gets Poor Grade
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, July 23, 2008
CBS Study: Online Viewing Won't Hurt TV
Omnicom Cautiously Optimistic: Posts 5% Rise In 2Q
Media X: Imagine That
Pew: U.S. Newspapers Dramatically Cut Foreign Coverage
MRI Buys Starch, Enhances Print Ad Metrics
TiVo, Amazon Strike Deal To Advertise Products
Air Waves: Robinson Radio Net Launches
CW's Morningstar Now Bats For MLB Sales
MTV Buys CollegeHumor.com Show
Correction: Ipsos Mendelsohn Provides Data to AMIN
Once Is Not Enough: CBS Scores With Reruns
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, July 22, 2008
Court Tosses FCC Janet Jackson Fine
NBC: GM Supports 'Enemy,' New Show For Poehler
NBC Stacks Up Olympic 'Exposure'
'Deal or No Deal' Goes Into Syndication In September
Final Reel: Ebert, Roeper Leave 'At the Movies'
Nielsen: Global Ad Spending Up, U.S. Flat
Mega-Growth Predicted For IPTV, Behavioral Marketing
Turner Taps Diament To Head Sports Sales
Hallmark Launches Net's First Online Series
MediaDailyNews - Monday, July 21, 2008
TCA: CBS Ups CSI Expectations, Couric Stays
Regency TV Shutters
'Desperate Housewives' Creator Says 7 Seasons Is It
Sunshine Synergies: Wash Po Co. Buys NBC's Miami TV Station
Total Newspaper Readership Grows
Key FCC Dem Supports Satcaster Merger
Captivate Expands Platform With Online News Site
NBC's Seigenthaler Leaves Net For Family PR Firm
Univision Awards Sizzle, 'Dance' Moves
ESPN Broadband Scores With Golf, Soccer
MediaDailyNews - Friday, July 18, 2008
Basic Cable Makes Emmy History
NBC Universal Goes To Court With Designs On Keeping 'Project Runway'
Amazon Service To Stream TV, Movies
Media General 2Q Revs Dismal
WPP Names O'Keeffe Top Creative Director
Verizon Carries Olympics On 3 Platforms
Grim Reaper: Newspapers Cut 3,500+ Jobs in Two Months
Auto Focus: GM Slashes Marketing Spending
Litton Offers Local TV 'Storm Stories'
Mag Bag: Time Inc.'s Home Portal Gives Away Dream House