Online Media Daily
Friday, July 11, 2008
  • Futures Group Has None: Interpublic Dismembers Digital Ventures Unit

    Interpublic's Futures Marketing Group, the unit formed more than a year ago to oversee the holding company's investments in emerging media, including stakes in ... Read the whole story

  • Coen Cuts Media (Really -- As In, Cuts It Out)

    Robert J. Coen, Senior VP-director of forecasting for MAGNA, who delivered his midyear presentation on ad spending on Tuesday, said that Read the whole story

  • Former About.com CEO Joins Investment Firm

    Former About.com President and CEO Scott Meyer has joined Warburg Pincus as Entrepreneur In Residence (EIR). The news comes just about a month after ... Read the whole story

  • Citizen Journalism: NowPublic Acquires Truemors

    "Crowd sourced" news network NowPublic.com on Thursday announced its first-ever acquisition, rumor Web site Truemors. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Crowd sourcing ... Read the whole story

  • Google Focuses On Mobile Internet

    Having conquered desktop search, Google increasingly appears to be extending its dominion to the mobile Internet. With a 62% share of mobile Web searches, ... Read the whole story

  • Canadian Urges Google To Champion Privacy Rights

    A Canadian privacy official has asked Google to appeal an order requiring it to disclose records about YouTube users. "Google has successfully fought broad ... Read the whole story