Check out Mini-Mediagazer for simple mobiles or Mediagazer Mobile for modern smartphones.
9:30 PM ET, June 29, 2010

Mediagazer

 Top News: 
CNN:
Statement from Larry King  —  Before I start the show tonight, I want to share some personal news with you. 25 years ago, I sat across this table from New York Governor Mario Cuomo for the first broadcast of Larry King Live.  Now, decades later, I talked to the guys here at CNN and I told …
RELATED:
Brian Stelter / Media Decoder:
Larry King to End Talk Show This Fall  —  Stunning the television world, the CNN host Larry King announced Tuesday evening that he would end his iconic talk show, “Larry King Live,” sometime this fall.  —  The CNN/U.S. president Jonathan Klein said in an e-mail message to staffers that Mr. King …
Discussion: Romenesko
Brian Stelter / Media Decoder:
Hulu Unveils Subscription Service For $9.99 a Month  —  Updated: 2:50 p.m.: Confirming what the entertainment world has been expecting for months, the online television Web site Hulu unveiled a subscription service on Tuesday, promising access to more episodes of TV shows to customers who pay $9.99 a month.
RELATED:
Staci D. Kramer / paidContent:
Interview: Hulu's Kilar: Hulu Plus Preview Progamming Is ‘Just Step One’
Discussion: DailyFinance, Ars Technica and PC World
Doug Aamoth / Techland:
Hulu Plus: Every Episode from Every Season for $10 Per Month
Discussion: NewTeeVee and VideoNuze
Andrew Breitbart / Big Journalism:
Reward: $100,000 for Full ‘JournoList’ Archive; Source Fully Protected  —  I've had $100,000 burning in my pocket for the last three months and I'd really like to spend it on a worthy cause.  So how about this: in the interests of journalistic transparency, and to offer the American public …
RELATED:
Felix Salmon:
Finding the Journolist archive
Discussion: Vanity Fair, Salon and National Review
Jim Romenesko / Romenesko:
NewsLabs folds just months after launch, regrets big promises to journalists  —  E-mails regarding the demise of NewsLabs  —  From: [Chief technology officer] Nathan Chong  —  As I'm sure you've noticed not much has been happening with the site recently.  I'm very sorry to report that this is because NewsLabs is ending.
RELATED:
Matt Mireles / The Metamorphosis:   Duty & Failure  —  I ran across this “shutting down” …
Nick Bilton / Bits:
Digital Magazines Don't Encourage Socializing  —  You've got to hand it to the magazine publishers.  They continue to throw spaghetti against the iPad and other e-readers trying to see what will stick and what falls to the floor.  —  Most publishers are aggressively experimenting …
Discussion: BRANDING UNBOUND
RELATED:
John Koblin / New York Observer:
Conde Nast Dos or Don'ts: Special Editions and Movie Trivia Apps!
Michael Miner / Chicago Reader:
Alison Draper on Alison True  —  Alison Draper, publisher of the Reader, has talked a little with me about the decision she and Creative Loafing CEO Marty Petty came to to fire this paper's editor, Alison True.  “It was made with tremendous thought, and regardless of my personal feelings …
Discussion: Romenesko and Association …
JP Mangalindan / Fortune:
Jeff Bezos's mission: Compelling small publishers to think big  —  In the face of Kindle price cuts and wild iPad sales, Jeff Bezos is taking Amazon into new markets and onto every device he can.  Will it be enough?  —  Jeff Bezos has been dismissed before.
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
Former Forbes.com Publisher Jim Spanfeller Has VC Money; New Sites on the Way  —  Former Forbes.com publisher Jim Spanfeller has a new gig: A venture-backed Web publishing start-up.  —  Spanfeller Media Group, which plans to launch a series of new sites, is close to finishing a funding round that I'm told will total around $2 million.
splicetoday.com:
New Media, Old Media, David Weigel's Firing, and Why Everyone is S**tting on Drudge  —  It's all pretty FUBAR.  —  Last week, the blogosphere lit up over the firing of blogger-reporter David Weigel at the Washington Post.  Covering the conservative movement, Weigel was and is respected by partisans of all stripes.
RELATED:
Robertson Barrett / eMedia Vitals:
Why Google is good for journalism  —  It's time for news publishers to get over their anxiety about Google and embrace the search economy.  Magazines and newspapers that are not actively competing for audience share (and revenue) on search engines are doing their brand, journalists and readers a disservice.
Discussion: The Atlantic Online
Zach Gottlieb / Epicenter:
In Online Media, Consumer Is King  —  Call it the billion dollar question of today's digital revolution: When it comes to online media, who's in charge?  —  Looking back on the first phase of the digital revolution, when big media companies chose to give away their content for free online, their system of power started breaking down.
Julia Angwin / Digits:
YouTube to Introduce “Skippable” Ads  —  Google Inc.'s YouTube plans to introduce “skippable” ads later this year, senior product manager Baljeet Singh said Tuesday at a Google press conference.  —  Mr. Singh said that the new format will let users skip the pre-roll ads that are embedded in videos …
Brian Stelter / New York Times:
Sharron Angle, Camera-Shy Candidate, Shifts Coverage  —  RENO — There is a game in Nevada called “Where's Sharron Angle?” that the press is tired of playing.  —  Ms. Angle, a Nevada Senate candidate and Tea Party darling, has steadfastly refused to talk to reporters here …
Katy Bachman / Adweek:
Branded Entertainment Set to Surge  —  Increased spending in the sector is expected to continue unabated  —  Branded entertainment marketing dipped for the first time in 2009, but it's forecast to roar back this year, according to PQ Media's new report on the industry released today.
Andrew Wallenstein / Hollywood Rewired:
Yahoo names new original programming chief (exclusive)  —  Yahoo has tapped a top programming executive for the video side of its drive to ramp up original content at the portal.  —  Erin McPherson has been named VP and head of originals and video programming, reporting to Yahoo Media chief Jimmy Pitaro.
Peter Kafka / MediaMemo:
YouTube's Sales Pitch: Please Buy Ads!  And Please Make Them Like This!  —  So you'd like to start advertising on YouTube but aren't sure how to do it?  Google's (GOOG) video site has some advice: Make awesome clips that people want to watch!  —  Easier said than done, of course.
Jim Romenesko / Romenesko:
Asbury Park Press blog launches coffeehouse newsroom  —  Freehold InJersey & Asbury Park Press Launch Coffeeshop Newsroom  —  FREEHOLD, NJ — Freehold InJersey, a community news blog run by the Asbury Park Press and Gannett, has launched a coffeeshop newsroom in conjunction with Zebu Forno Cafe in Freehold, New Jersey.
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of Mediagazer at 9:30 PM ET, June 29, 2010.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
Mediagazer: site main
Mediagazer River: reverse chronological Mediagazer
Mediagazer Mobile: for phones
Mediagazer Leaderboard: Mediagazer's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
Mediagazer RSS feed
Mediagazer on Twitter
 
 
 More News: 
Bob Warner / Philly.com:
Daily News, Inquirer sale plan OK'd by bankruptcy judge
Discussion: Romenesko
Andy Plesser / Beet.TV:
Online Video News Consumption Doubles in 12 Months, comScore. …
Discussion: The Huffington Post
Bloomberg:
Apple's Jobs Due to Attend Sun Valley Media Executive Retreat
Kara Swisher / BoomTown:
Exclusive: Tyra Banks Picks Demand Media as America's Next Top …
Claire Atkinson / New York Post:
NBC sweatbox  —  It's going to be a long, hot summer at 30 Rock …
Hunter Walker / The Wrap:
Showtime Makes It Official: Nevins to Replace Greenblatt
Seth C. Lewis / Nieman Journalism Lab:
Opening up journalism's boundaries to bring change back in …
Discussion: MediaShift
 Earlier Picks: 
Judith Townend / Journalism.co.uk:
Met Police apologises and pays damages to journalists over Greek …
Discussion: FishbowlNY and Guardian
Carolinebeaven / Online Journalism Blog:
Video interview: The Times: safeguarding journalism?
Dylan Stableford / The Wrap:
Randall Lane Nails Dykstra, Claims Pay-For-Stock-Plug Scandal
Discussion: Talking Biz News
Jim Romenesko / Romenesko:
Meet the guy who's written 500 articles for BleacherReport.com — all for free
Discussion: AdAge
Stephen Shankland / CNET News:
Growing pains afflict HTML5 standardization
Discussion: Beet.TV
Tim Adler / Deadline.com:
Viewers Must Know When They're Watching Product Placement, Says UK Regulator
Paul Carr / TechCrunch:
TechCrunch TV Launches... Now.