Media Minutiae

Quick hits to end the day.

LostRemote: NBC News has joined Kik, the favorite messaging app of teens everywhere. For Kik users, NBC is a television network. Yes, television.

AgencySpy: In an ad for his new streaming music service Tidal, Jay Z asked other musicians to take themselves way too seriously. Turns out they’re quite good at that.

FishbowlDC: Alex Treadway is joining The Washington Post as VP of leadership sales.