Friday, September 24, 2010
  • Podell Steps Down As CEO Of Next New Networks

    On the heels of reaching its one-billionth page-view, Web TV network creator Next New Networks is losing its CEO Lance Podell. Citing personal reasons, the company said Podell was relinquishing day-to-day responsibilities as CEO, and assuming the position of Chairman of the Board. ...Read the whole story

  • Netflix And NBC Expand Content Partnership

    Netflix and NBC Universal on Friday expanded their content-sharing agreement to include more media properties, including USA Network and Syfy. More than 75 episodes of Syfy's "Battlestar Galactica" as well as "Destination Truth" and "Eureka" will now be available on the service, in addition to the USA series "Psych," "In Plain Sight" and "Monk." Also renewed is the deal to distribute past seasons of "30 Rock," "The Office" and "Saturday Night Live." ...Read the whole story

  • Tofu Goes Interactive In Education Bid

    Why the education push? While tofu continues to grow in popularity as an ingredient in restaurant offerings, Americans still tend to be intimidated by using these products at home, acknowledges Nasoya VP, marketing Susan Rolnick. "When people learn where I work, I often hear, 'I bought some tofu once and it sat in my fridge until I threw it out. I just didn't know what to do with it.'" ...Read the whole story

    Mobile Video Advertising Is Irrelevant

    I feel strongly that mobile video advertising is fundamentally irrelevant and will eventually be removed from the pool of industry jargon. What makes me think this? Mobile video is irrelevant because the medium doesn't change anything ...More