Thursday, December 18, 2008
  • Peace over Propaganda - 50 Years Later

    The folks at DirecTV, Dish Network, and Sirius and XM owe a debt of gratitude this morning, to a secret satellite project that celebrates … Read the whole story

  • Interpublic Shutters Magna Global Entertainment

    Further de-emphasizing its Magna brand name, Interpublic Group has confirmed that its Magna Global Entertainment division, which was responsible for producing a number of … Read the whole story

  • Wired: AP Byline Strike Hopes To Send Message

    2008 is wrapping up pretty poorly for The Associated Press, which this week saw two more setbacks: an employee byline strike and a new … Read the whole story

  • Entravision Threatened With Delisting From NYSE

    In a further sign that media businesses targeting a U.S. Hispanic audience are struggling along with the general market, a station group partly owned … Read the whole story

  • Oprah Network Taps Dolan As CMO

    Former Nike marketing executive Liz Dolan has been named chief marketing officer of OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network. Read the whole story

  • Detroit Dailies Curtail Home Delivery

    In March, the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News will cut back home delivery from seven to just three days and two days … Read the whole story

  • NRF Poll: Consumers Like TV Ads

    Even though consumers are determined to do their holiday shopping by focusing on the best prices, they actually like ads that appeal to their … Read the whole story

  • DirecTV, TNS Measure Discovery's Audience

    As researchers clamor for (arguably) firmer viewing metrics that come directly from set-top boxes, Discovery Communications has become the first programmer to purchase data … Read the whole story

  • 'Media' Names MediaVest 2008 Agency Of The Year

    Media magazine has selected MediaVest as its Agency of the Year for 2008. It is the sixth time in the six years Media has … Read the whole story