Monday, December 23, 2013
  • Cable TV, Digital Record Biggest Media Spend

    November witnessed a 4% hike in overall media spending -- with cable TV and digital the strongest categories. Cable TV had an 11% hike, ... Read the whole story

  • PHD Retains $100 Million Porsche Account

    PHD Worldwide has retained the global Porsche media business, which it first won in 2010, after a formal review. WPP's MediaCom was a finalist. ... Read the whole story

  • Media Devices Hit 140 Million, Smart TVs Push Increase

    Internet-enabled TV devices will witness rapid growth over the next year -- but a huge portion of those devices will not be online connections. ... Read the whole story

  • News Corp. Acquires Storyful For $25 Million

    Strengthening its native advertising, video and social media efforts, News Corp. is buying Ireland-based Storyful for about $25 million. The Dublin-based start-up helps publishers ... Read the whole story

  • Clear Channel Unveils 3 NYC Digital Billboards

    Midtown in New York City is getting a little brighter thanks to Clear Channel Outdoor, which unveiled three new digital billboards in the heavily ... Read the whole story

  • Will Overpersonalization Hurt Mass TV Content?

    Reed Hastings, chief executive officer of Netflix, is concerned that "overpersonalization" of media might create borders where viewers will never sample new TV or ... Read the whole story