Topic: Telecomm

Ace Metrix: Consumer Tech Ads Most Effective

With the launch of new devices like the iPad and 3-D–enabled TVs, it’s not surprising that five of the top 10 ads that viewers found most convincing in 2010 promoted…

January 4, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

MW's Top 10 Web Stories of 2010

It's been a busy year here at—and we're looking forward to an even busier 2011. The media world has changed drastically, and AdweekMedia's reporters have been there…

December 28, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Sources: Netflix Talking With Shops About Overseas Expansion

Online video and DVD distributor Netflix is talking with several advertising and media agencies about potential international assignments, according to sources. Currently, Netflix provides service in the U.S. and Canada.…

December 28, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Demand Media Amends SEC Filing

Demand Media’s plans for an initial public offering are moving forward. The timing of the IPO, however, is being held up by looming questions about the company's accounting…

December 23, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Polls Finds Broad Public Support for 'Do Not Track' List

A "Do Not Track" measure, an idea recently floated by the Federal Trade Commission, has broad public support, a USA Today/Gallup poll found. Of those surveyed, 30 percent responded…

December 22, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Report: Hulu's Much-Hyped IPO on Hold?

One of the more anticipated media stories of 2011 may not be happening after all. It seems that Hulu’s much-hyped IPO may be on hold. According to, a Hulu…

December 21, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Murdoch's iBlunders

When it comes to the Internet, it would be hard to call News Corp. timid. The conglomerate has as rich a history of online business endeavors as any other media…

December 19, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Yahoo Pulls Plug on Eight Properties

Yahoo plans to shut down several social media and blog-oriented properties as the company appears to be focusing its resources on its more monetizable media and search businesses.According to,…

December 16, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Commerce Dept. Preps Internet Privacy Report

Ratcheting up what is fast becoming a hot button issue on Capitol Hill, The Commerce Department is set to weigh in with the release of its report on Internet privacy…

December 16, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

AOL Acquires Content Platform Pictela

AOL has sold a lot of banner ads over the years, but even it would agree that most of them have been ugly. It hopes to change that with its…

December 16, 2010, 12:00 AM EST