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5th November 2013 08:00
Just two weeks ago we wrote about French publisher Lagardére's plans to offload 10 of its magazine titles as it tries to build a digital future. Last week Finnish publisher Sanoma announced its own wide-ranging plans to close 32 of its 250 magazines and focus on 17 brands which "share the capability to transcend into digital media formats", along with a restructure the whole business that will also affect its Finish newspaper and TV portfolio.
22nd October 2013 06:30
Google represents many different things for the media industry - competitor, facilitator, aggregator and partner to name just a few - but there's little doubt that small changes at the search giant have a big impact on media companies.
8th October 2013 16:20
The shift to consuming news online requires newsrooms to accept responsibility for things they have previously considered someone else's problem, like making money. News Corp SVP for strategy Raju Narisetti told the World Publishing Expo in Berlin on Tuesday that newsrooms have a growing ability and responsibility to influence the commercial success of their parent brands.
8th October 2013 13:30
The BBC today announced a range of impressive digital product updates today that cement its reputation as one of - if not the - leading broadcasters in the world when it comes to digital product innovation. Director-general Tony Hall unveiled the changes and an ambitious global strategy at his first major speech after re-joining the Beeb in April.
4th October 2013 11:09
M&A spending in the media and related sectors is approaching levels seen before them 2008 financial crisis, with $67.5 billion of deals completed in the first three quarters of 2013, according to the latest report from investment banking firm Jordan Edminston Group.
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Business Insider14th November 2013 23:06
Shane Smith, founder and CEO of online video giant VICE, famous for its cutting-edge content, has a message for any online publication experimenting with video production about what hiring the right people for the job. Click for sound.
Telegraph.co.uk - Media9th November 2013 18:22
Gavin Patterson bats off claims from rivals that BT's £900m bid for exclusive rights to Champions League was over the odds
AllThingsD - Mediamemo8th November 2013 14:32
why the fxxx do i need a google+ account to comment on a video? YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim — or at least, whoever controls Jawed Karim’s YouTube account — weighing in on changes to YouTube’s comments system, which went into effect this week and requires YouTube users to connect their account to a Google+ page […]
New York Times24th October 2013 23:42
The company plans to introduce the subscription service by the end of the year, perhaps as early as next month, according to people briefed on YouTube’s plans.
Adexchanger.com24th October 2013 20:35
In a striking coincidence, Turner Digital Ad Sales' launch of its private marketplace comes a day after former ad chief Walker Jacobs, who regarded programmatic methods suspiciously, joined Clear Channel Outdoor as chief revenue officer and president of sales. In an interview with AdExchanger a year ago, Jacobs, who resigned as EVP, Turner Digital Sales […]