MediaDailyNews Issues for October 2008

MediaDailyNews - Friday, Oct. 31, 2008
Sci Fi Turns To Gamers For Reality Show
CBS Expects 4Q Scatter Bounce, 3Q TV Revs Up 2%
Found: The Missing 50 Million Viewers
Omnicom Launches Mobile Agency
'NYT' Makes 84 Years Of Movie Reviews Available
Movie Bonanza: Netflix, TiVo Partner
Hearst-Argyle 3Q Rev Flat, Political Ads Helped
Obama Infomercials Courted Estimated 33 Mil. Viewers
Liberty Media Delivers Weak 3Q
Nissan Helps Drive Bravo's 'Actors Studio'
Ad Prez Close Exits MTVN
Mag Bag: Conde, Amex Cut Back
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008
Hockey Mom-ographics
Fall Massacre: Gannett Cuts Thousands of Jobs
Obama Raises $600 Mil, But TV Doesn't Profit
LIN, TWC Settle Retrans Fight
Comcast Sees Boost In 3Q Revs
DirecTV Launches History en espanol
Grasso To SVP, Programming For Oprah Net
'Age of Conversation 2' Looks At Global Marketing
First Is Last: Meredith, Fiscal 1Q '09 Down
Correction: Network Insights An Indie Co.
Scripps: 3Q Cable Revs Up, But Scatter Softens
U.S. Senators Concerned About The NFL Network
OVAB Metric Key To Targeted Reach
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008
Christian Science Monitor Folds 100-Year-Old Print Edition
Deniz To SVP, Ad Research Foundation
Conservatives Who Vote For Obama (And The Agency Execs Who Love Them)
Media X: The American Nightmare
WashPo Co. Buy Downgraded
ABC Airs VOD On Verizon, Ads Intact
Obama Nixes ABC For Ad Special
Big Magazines Hit By Layoffs
MSLO Invests In Pingg To Expand Digital Footprint
Companies Clueless On Brand Value, Evaluations Needed
'Stars' Still Dancing To No. 1
IPG, Publicis: 3Q Growth, But Clients Tighten Spending
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008
Ray Named Head Of P&G Account At Carat
Jones Gets New Titles At Mindshare, Named CFO North America
'Mad Men' Goes A Little Madder
Integrators Needed To Cross The Digital Divide
Obama Infomercial To Air On Univision, NBC, CBS, and Fox
A Bright Spot: Clear Channel's Online Division Takes Off
Cox Goes For Four: Wireless Plus Triple-Play TV, Phone, Internet
Verizon Lifts FiOS Subscribers
Surprise! Newspaper Circulation Falls Again
Lifetime Taps Lederman To SVP, Series Programming And Development
Scripps' HGTV Moves Digital Exec To SVP, Program Development
Fox's Big Sunday Ratings From Sports Double-Dose
MediaDailyNews - Monday, Oct. 27, 2008
Nielsen Delays Controversial Internet Measurement Test, Discloses Faulty Cable Universe Info
More Defections, AP Cuts Member Fees
Forecast: Digital Out-of-Home Will Weather Downturn
Sarah Palin: Media Commodity
Bravo Launches Copycat 'Runway'
Gannett 3Q: TV Revs Up, Overall Earnings Down
Interep Closes, Rival Katz Only National Radio Rep Left
Journal Communications Sept. Revs Drop
Sonic Ad Boom: Ups Spending To $200 Mil.
CBS, Saturn Launch Web Series
World Series Doesn't Score With Viewers
MediaDailyNews - Friday, Oct. 24, 2008
Zenith Hits Jackpot, Wins $120 Million Harrah's Pitch
Brandtique: Biggest Loser,' Motorola
3Q: Newspapers Draw 41% of U.S. Internet Users
90210: The Electoral College Years
NBC To Air 'Office,' Not 'Football,' This Sunday
Hallmark Gets 80 Twentieth TV Films
TiVo Strikes Net Deals For Disney, Art House Films
Onion News Network Launches Globally
Comedy Pitch: Free '30 Rock' Downloads Via 'TV Guide'
Univision Begins Mobile Streaming
Correction: Adult Swim on Cartoon Network
'Private Practice,' 'Gary' Show Steady Gains
Mag Bag: 'Elle Décor,' Calvin Klein Get Dream House
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008
Carat's Rakowitz Rejoins OMD, Will Lead Visa
Comcast Cuts 300 Jobs
Commercial Ratings Click With Cable
Agency Debuts MMB Films
Kiplinger To Produce Short Financial TV Segments
DirecTV To Launch Telecentro
Nielsen Foe Frank Maggio Goes After Obama, McCain Too: Turns Politics Into A Game Show
BET Screens Weinstein Films
Van Court Upped To GM, Noggin, ParentsConnect
ESPN Deportes Blows 'Horn'
Green Issues Suffer During Economic Blues
Fox Packs Punch With 'House,' 'Fringe'
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008
Media X: Sunshine State Squeeze
Looking For A Few Good Mad Men (And Women)
Democrats and Republicans and Cable - Oh My!
Tercek Named Digital Prez, Oprah Winfrey Network
Omnicom Boost: 3Q Revs Rise
'Dexter' Gets 2 More Seasons
Outdoor Giants Grab Major Transit Accounts
DirecTV Election Channel Streams 4 Broadcasters
AP Digital Debuts Mobile News Net
McClatchy 3Q Revenues Down 16.4%
NYT's Miller Joins Fox News
NBC Picks Up 'Knight Rider'
CBS Monday Comedies Strong, NBC Fumbles
Nielsen Consolidates Adweek Group, Centralizes Adweek, Brandweek, Mediaweek
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008
Y'all Wanna Heah Sumthin' 'Bout South Carolina?
Clark New CEO, GroupM's Maxus
Media Blues: Failure To Build Online Revs
Big Auto Puts Brakes On Big Campaigns
Good Vibes: Tribune Goes Mobile
Watching TV Is Exhausting, Ads Overwhelm
CBS College Sports Drops 30 Staffers
Current TV Creates Laughs With Rooftop
MediaBank Acquires MediaPlex, Picks Up Doner, Martin Agency, Others
Westwood One Shuffles Exec Team
NBC: Kahn, Miskin Take iVillage Reins
Ion Media Goes HD
Jets Game, 'Housewives' Win Sunday
MediaDailyNews - Monday, Oct. 20, 2008
Telemundo Cuts Staff 5%
All New "Sarah"
UBS: Ad Spend Estimates Cut 6% For '09
Murdoch: News Corp. Can Weather Downturn, 'High' On FBN
AMC Wants 'Mad Men' For 3rd Season
NBCU, Lifetime Resume Battle For 'Runway'
Discovery Adds To Global Portfolio
Media General Sees Modest Overall Loss In 3Q
Real Palin Guesting On 'SNL' Rockets Ratings
NBC Wants $500 Million In 2009 Budget Cuts
Hard Landing For 'Mars'
20 Billion Reasons To Have Confidence In The '09 TV Ad Market
Underground Profits: Submedia's Corrigan Tunnels For Ads