Thursday, February 26, 2009
  • Looking Up: Discovery 4Q Ad Revs Rise

    Bucking a media industry trend, Discovery Communications had an increase in net income due to improving advertising sales during its fourth-quarter 2008 period. Read the whole story

  • Hearst-Argyle TV Sees 4Q Dive

    The top executive at a leading NBC affiliate group indicated Wednesday that he advised the network to return the 10 p.m. hour to stations, … Read the whole story

  • Group M's Scanzoni Surveys Media Landscape

    Rino Scanzoni, the chief investment officer at GroupM, offered a less dire stance than many others, saying the ad market may actually be better … Read the whole story

  • 4Q Write-Down: Starz Don't Shine At Liberty

    Even the savviest of investors can't escape this recession. Liberty Media, which is controlled by John Malone, took a $1.2 billion write-down for its … Read the whole story

  • Twitter Useful For B2B Marketers

    As a business-to-business marketing platform, Twitter has legs. Some 56% of Twitter users say they use the online social communication site for business-related purposes, … Read the whole story

  • Reach Out: New Digital Out-of-Home Tech Debuts

    While economic woes fill the headlines, the digital out-of-home industry is chugging along with new deals, standards and platforms. Undaunted by the economic downturn, … Read the whole story

  • Bloomberg Kicks Off Third Mayoral Campaign

    What could ultimately prove to be a panacea for struggling local TV and radio stations in New York is up and running. Billionaire Mike … Read the whole story