Friday Odds and Ends

By Matt Van Hoven 

Welcome to Friday, addies. With layoff news abound, we thought you might like to see a quick round up of other advertising news. The publications we link to below did such a good job reporting these stories that we just had to share them with you.

&#151 Drugmakers to make clear actors in advertising link

&#151 YouTube Offers Advertising Platform link

&#151 Online Advertising Gets Boost in China link

&#151 Ad spending falls 1.7% in first nine months of ’08 link

&#151 Rise In Inventory Pushing Mobile Advertising Rates Down link

&#151 National titles fall victim to America’s advertising slump link

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