Archive for February, 2010

What Do You Buy Online vs. in Stores? [Ask The Readers] (Lifehacker)

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

# askthereaders Online advertising company Permuto pulled data from the U.S. Census Bureau into a nice infographic comparing people’s purchasing habits in-store vs. online, and it got us wondering: What do you buy online vs. in stores? More »

The Ten Most Likely M&A Deals In Online Video (TechCrunch)

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

Which online video companies will get bought in 2010? Venture capitalists are desperately looking for exits while the usual suspects are sitting on more than $80 billion in cash: Microsoft ($20B), Apple ($40B), Google ($15B), Amazon ($3B), and Yahoo! ($3B) just to name the cash positions of a few potential acquirers. Theoretically, it should be a match made in heaven, but the sheer number of …

Advertising Market To Rebound For 2010: Meredith (MDP) Picked As Top Stock (Wall Street Transcript via Yahoo! Finance)

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

67 WALL STREET, New York – February 28, 2010 – The Wall Street Transcript has just published its High-Yield Investing Strategies Report offering a timely review of the sector to serious investors and industry executives. This 74 page feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth interviews with public company CEOs, Equity Analysts and Money Managers. The full issue is available by …

Online job search pioneer is starting over (The News Journal)

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

Bill Warren founded an early online job board in the 1990s, helped kick-start an industry and was president of Monster, one of the leading Internet career sites, but he’s not very happy with the results.

Online ad market in Arab world set for big growth (Zawya)

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

28 February 2010 DOHA: The online advertising market is all set to grow substantially in the Arab world during the next five years. The online advertisement revenue is expected to go up to $266m from the current $54m, “The Arab Media Outlook 2009-2013” released by Dubai Press Club has revealed.

Online ad market in Arab world set for big growth (The Peninsula)

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

DOHA: The online advertising market is all set to grow substantially in the Arab world during the next five years. The online advertisement revenue is expected to go up to $266m from the current $54m, “The Arab Media Outlook 2009-2013” released by Dubai Press Club has revealed.

Kohl Critical Of NBC Online Olympic Coverage (CBS 2 Chicago)

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

A Democratic senator criticized NBC on Friday for its handling of online access to the Vancouver Olympics, calling it unfair and restrictive. Sen. Herb Kohl of Wisconsin, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, wrote NBC Universal Chief Executive Jeff Zucker to complain about an NBC policy that he said appears to restrict some online access to people who subscribe to a pay …

Due to Popular Demand The AdWords Advantage Online Summit Adds Complimentary Preview Webinar (PRWeb)

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

The AdWords Advantage Online Summit (AAOS) is pleased to offer a second complimentary webinar entitled “Top 7 Landing Page Tips to Win the Gold”. This free webinar will teach Pay Per Click Advertisers how to raise AdWords campaign results through effective landing page optimization. Attendees will learn Pay Per Click and Search Engine Marketing strategies guaranteed to improve AdWords customer …

Kohl critical of NBC online Olympic coverage (AP via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

A Democratic senator criticized NBC on Friday for its handling of online access to the Vancouver Olympics, calling it unfair and restrictive.

Kohl critical of NBC online Olympic coverage (AP via Yahoo! Sports)

Friday, February 26th, 2010

A Democratic senator criticized NBC on Friday for its handling of online access to the Vancouver Olympics, calling it unfair and restrictive. Sen. Herb Kohl of Wisconsin, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, wrote NBC Universal Chief Executive Jeff Zucker to complain about an NBC policy that he said appears to restrict some online access to people who subscribe to a pay…