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Facebook Makes Gains in Web Ads [Voices]

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By Jessica E. Vascellaro, Reporter, The Wall Street Journal Facebook Inc. is catching up to rivals Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) and Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) in selling display ads. In the first quarter, Facebook pulled ahead of Yahoo for the first time and delivered more banner ads to its U.S. users than...
Facebook Makes Gains in Web Ads [Voices]

Parse.ly releases Glimpse, a convenient analytics dashboard for Web publishers

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Parse.ly spiced up Web publisher analytics last year with its Dash service, and the startup is at it again with Friday’s release of a handy Glimpse dashboard overview feature. Glimpse is built for large displays and is designed to show editors the most crucial metrics that they should be watching....
Parse.ly releases Glimpse, a convenient analytics dashboard for Web publishers
Microsoft wants leaked Xbox 720 doc erased from existence

Twitter Co-Founders' New Site, Medium, Will Open to Public in New Year

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Medium, the new publishing platform created by Twitter co-founders Ev Williams and Biz Stone, is currently only open to a couple hundred “early adopters” who have crafted interesting stories and essays on specific topics. But that will change after the first of the new year, Williams said, when the lightweight...
Twitter Co-Founders' New Site, Medium, Will Open to Public in New Year

Lifestyle Web Publisher Zimbio Becomes Livingly Media

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Zimbio, which publishes the celebrity news website of the same name, just announced that it has renamed itself Livingly Media. It’s a logical change for the company as it expands beyond Zimbio.com, which was its first property, and which still accounts for the majority of its traffic. Founded in 2006,...
Lifestyle Web Publisher Zimbio Becomes Livingly Media

Is This a Preview of the iPad App Store? [MediaMemo]

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Those of you who pre-ordered iPads should be getting them in less than a week. And this is purportedly what you’ll see when you visit the iPad App store. From MacStories: Browsing the iPad App Store: A Video [By @viticci] from Federico Viticci on Vimeo. If you’re impatient, here’s the...
Is This a Preview of the iPad App Store? [MediaMemo]

Dailymotion Cloud relaunches to compete with major online video platforms

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Video platform Dailymotion is relaunching Dailymotion Cloud to help publishers and other partners stream their content online, the French company announced today. If you want to test it, it is also offering ten hours of free content streaming for trial. As you may know, Dailymotion Cloud isn’t new, and was first launched...
Dailymotion Cloud relaunches to compete with major online video platforms
Tail wags dog: new Hearst magazine is made for iPad, even in print

Anonymous didn't hack FBI laptop, says hacked web publisher

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File which revealed a million unique device identifiers (UDIDs) came from web publisher Blue Toad, not FBI laptop, reveals company chiefThe hacking group Anonymous lied when it claimed to have hacked into an FBI agent's laptop and extracted a file with millions of personal details about Apple users. The file...
Anonymous didn't hack FBI laptop, says hacked web publisher

Pop Culture Web Publisher BuzzMedia Lays Off 20 Percent of Staff, Restructures

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BuzzMedia, the pop-culture Web publisher that got a new CEO late last year, is undergoing another overhaul. The company is cutting 20 percent of its workforce, but plans on replacing many of the outgoing employees with new hires. People familiar with CEO Steve Hansen’s plans say he intends to lay...
Pop Culture Web Publisher BuzzMedia Lays Off 20 Percent of Staff, Restructures

Down the Rabbit Hole with Hyperlinks in Hand: On the "Curator's Code"

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ᔥ via The Curator's Code For about three-and-a-half years, I ran the news department of a major Web site where I had one hard and fast rule, the utterance of which will surely bring back headaches for my former writers. The rule was called "Over & Above," and it boiled...
Down the Rabbit Hole with Hyperlinks in Hand: On the "Curator's Code"

Chartbeat raises $9.5M round led by DFJ to help clients make the most of their real time traffic

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Another betaworks baby is growing up. Chartbeat, which helps customers measure the traffic to their websites in real-time, is raising a $9.5 million round led by Josh Stein at DFJ and Saul Klein of Index Ventures, who led the company’s seed round. The New York startup is looking to move...
Chartbeat raises $9.5M round led by DFJ to help clients make the most of their real time traffic

Facebook Will Come Clean(er) About Its Retargeted Ads

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Last year, Facebook started running ads that used your Web surfing history to target you. Soon they’ll be a little more obvious about the fact that they’re doing it. But not a lot more obvious. After months of discussion with the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Facebook is going to start...
Facebook Will Come Clean(er) About Its Retargeted Ads

Demand Media CFO Out

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Demand Media CFO Charles Hilliard is stepping down. He’ll be replaced by Mel Tang, who is currently the Web publisher’s SVP of finance. In a press release, Demand said it was also “reaffirming” its Q2 and 2012 financial guidance....
Demand Media CFO Out

Demand Media Considers Spinoff

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Web publisher Demand Media said it is considering spinning off its domain-services division from its larger and faster-growing online-content business....
Demand Media Considers Spinoff

Buzz Media Swaps Out CEO, Looks For More Money

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Buzz Media, a pop culture Web publisher with dozens of  sites, has a new CEO: President Stephen Hansen has taken the top spot, replacing Tyler Goldman, who moves up to executive chairman after six years. The LA-based company, which has raised a reported $31 million so far —- though industry sources...
Buzz Media Swaps Out CEO, Looks For More Money
UppSite offers publishers a ‘one-stop-shop’ for creating mobile apps
Facebook Is In Danger Of Becoming Yahoo! Because Advertisers Don't Understand 'Social' (FB)

TV's Real Weak Spot (Hint: It's Not "Game of Thrones")

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Moan about it all you want, but you’re not getting “Game of Thrones” without paying for cable for a long time. The same goes the summer Olympics: If you want to watch every single event from London, you’ll need a pay TV subscription. That’s the story, more or less, for...
TV's Real Weak Spot (Hint: It's Not "Game of Thrones")

Wall Street Likes Facebook's New Pitch

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Facebook had a very rough summer. But fall is looking up. At least by Wall Street’s estimation: After falling to an all-time low of $17.55 after Labor Day, FB shares are up 25 percent, to $22. Again, you always want to be wary of turning lots of buy/sell decisions into...
Wall Street Likes Facebook's New Pitch

Buzzfeed's Investors Are Back For $19 Million More

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Buzzfeed, the fast-growing, Facebook-friendly Web publisher, has raised another $19.3 million. The deal comes a year after the company rounded up $15.5 million funding, and involves the same set of investors, including New Enterprise Associates, Lerer Ventures, Hearst Media, Softbank and RRE. Buzzfeed has raised more than $46 million since 2008,...
Buzzfeed's Investors Are Back For $19 Million More
Isocket nabs $8M to revolutionize direct ad sales for web publications

Why the Ad Tech Guys Are Going Nuts About Facebook Exchange, and Why That Matters

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This summer, Facebook launched its own ad exchange. If you’re in the ad tech world, that’s a really big deal. And the rest of you have probably never heard of it. That’s in part because Facebook itself hasn’t said much about it. It kept its partners under a tight gag...
Why the Ad Tech Guys Are Going Nuts About Facebook Exchange, and Why That Matters

Milestone: Digital Gains Offset Magazines' Decline At Future

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Magazine and web publisher Future has hit a key milestone in the media industry’s great transition - UK digital revenues made up for print revenue falls between October and December. Digital circulation and advertising revenue growth of 51 percent from the previous year came thanks to Future having pushed...
Milestone: Digital Gains Offset Magazines' Decline At Future
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