Tuesday, October 21, 2008
  • Media Blues: Failure To Build Online Revs

    Even before the economic meltdown, newspapers, magazines and radio were having a tough time. One of their biggest problems has been a failure to ... Read the whole story

  • Y'all Wanna Heah Sumthin' 'Bout South Carolina?

    Some quick observations from South Carolina by a D@mn Yankee. Spent the weekend in the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina, where people are ... Read the whole story

  • Good Vibes: Tribune Goes Mobile

    Tribune Company's licensing division has struck an agreement with mobile content distributor Vibes Media--Tribune's first major foray into distributing its content through a mobile ... Read the whole story

  • Watching TV Is Exhausting, Ads Overwhelm

    I have a confession: I don't watch a lot of TV. I watch most of my TV online these days. I gave up after ... Read the whole story

  • Current TV Creates Laughs With Rooftop

    Current TV, the network that seeks to provide information and entertainment in the voice of young adults, will launch a stand-up comedy series. The ... Read the whole story

  • MediaBank Acquires MediaPlex, Picks Up Doner, Martin Agency, Others

    In a move that helps consolidate the fringe players competing against the dominant media buying processing provider, Donovan Data Systems, upstart MediaBank has acquired ... Read the whole story

  • Westwood One Shuffles Exec Team

    Westwood One has announced an executive shuffle of top management. The company, which serves more than 5,000 radio and TV stations in the U.S., ... Read the whole story

  • Ion Media Goes HD

    Ion Media will offer its three networks in high-definition next year. The trio includes its recently re-branded general entertainment network and two digital multicast ... Read the whole story

  • Jets Game, 'Housewives' Win Sunday

    The New York Jets-Raiders game scored for ABC, while "Desperate Housewives" was the best non-sports show of the night. The big winner for the ... Read the whole story