Wednesday, January 18, 2006
  • TNS Projects 5.4% Ad Growth, Web Trails Hispanic As Fastest-Growing

    Total U.S. ad spending will rise 5.4 percent in 2006, ad tracking firm TNS Media Intelligence (formerly CMR) said Wednesday morning. The forecast, which … Read the whole story

  • Google Dials Up Radio, Accelerates Move Into Traditional Media Buying

    Recently, online search giant Google has been making moves on the traditional media world, cutting deals to broker print media space in magazines and … Read the whole story

  • Fox Plans Move Into Late-Night--Again

    PASADENA, CALIF.-Fox Entertainment is still planning a move into the late-night arena--the place where the network started in the late 1980s--but it will take … Read the whole story

  • GoDaddy Says NFL Can Veto Its Super Bowl Spot President Bob Parsons fired off a blog entry yesterday complaining that the NFL will have veto power over GoDaddy's 30-second Super Bowl spot. … Read the whole story

  • Nielsen Buys Majority Stake In BuzzMetrics

    The nascent buzz-monitoring industry underwent a major consolidation Tuesday, with announcements that BuzzMetrics merged with former competitor Intelliseek, and that VNU's Nielsen had acquired … Read the whole story

  • Hispanic Pubs Are Hot; Business, College Titles Not

    When it comes to the sheer number of periodicals out there, Hispanic publications and interior design magazines are hot, but college titles and business … Read the whole story

  • Magna: Syndication Can Hurt Network Ratings

    A show's syndication run continues to have a negative impact on the ratings of its network run--which could become a bigger problem in future … Read the whole story