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  1. Rentrak: A Subscription-Based Secular Grower Transforming Media Ad BuyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seeking Alpha

    Rentrak is a media analytics company that measures viewership for box office, video on demand and TV, including over-the-top. In our experience, the best time to invest in growth businesses is oftentimes when top line growth and margins reach an inflection point.

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  2. Obama unveils campaign against campus assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Bennington Banner

    President Barack Obama is unveiling new public service announcements against campus sexual assault in a campaign being supported by the NCAA and several media companies with reach among college students. The White House says athletes will appear in the campaign called "It's On Us" that Obama and Vice President Joe Biden plan to reveal Friday at a White House event.

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  3. FisherBroyles Adds Three Partners in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | JD Journal

    Summary: FisherBroyles the law firm structured on their innovative Law Firm 2.0 model mixing virtual workspaces and brick-and-mortar presence, announced the addition of three new partners. FisherBroyles announced on Wednesday the addition of former Viacom executive Joseph M. Saburn, energy executive Matthew T. Stanger and veteran business counsel Jay L. Siverberg as partners.

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  4. Dish Adds Food Network, HGTV to Internet TV Plan in Scripps DealRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Washington Post

    Dish Network Corp. add channels such as Food Network and HGTV to its planned online-TV service in a multiyear deal with Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. Under the agreement customers will be able to get shows via an online service known as over-the-top, or OTT. The agreement, which also renewed Dish's use of Scripps channels via satellite, includes the Cooking Channel, Travel Channel, DIY Network and Great American Country, according to a statement today.

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  5. HealthPlans.com Unveils Redesigned Website with Enhanced Consumer ExperienceRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... consumer-friendly interface to compare health insurance plns from multiple providers. Healthplans.com uses the Vantage Media's Marketplace Platform to deliver highly customized results, matching consumers to a plan that's right for their lifestyle ...

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  6. Mobolize's New App Reduces Data Plan CostsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | SocalTECH.com

    ... overage charges and data costs. The startup is led by Philip Mustain (FrontBridge Technologies), David Cohen (Vantage Media), and William Chow (Stamps.com, Troika Networks). Mobolize's app learns what mobile apps and websites you use most often and ...

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  7. Dating Naked renewed: More couples will be stripping off for a nude blind date in season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Mirror.co.uk

    The show - which strips singletons of their clothes before throwing them together for a romantic date - has been a whirlwind success for the channel bringing in ratings of a million per episode. "Dating Naked has been a ratings success for us and a viewer favorite," VH1's Susan Levison, said in a statement.

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  8. Verizon adds fuel to the cord-cutter fire, readies a la carte Internet-TV for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Digital Trends

    The race to launch an Internet-based TV service to entice the cable-dropping "cord-cutter" set just keeps heating up. Hot off recent news of Sony's new deal to acquire 22 Viacom networks for its anticipated OTT TV service, Verizon announced its own tentative plans for an Internet-based service, which could include licensing with major broadcasters, among other sources for use with mobile devices.

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  9. How MTV's 'Virgin Territory' Encouraged One Man To Come Out On National TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Switched

    Alec Melger never felt bad about himself for being a virgin. As a 21-year-old student in Arizona, he wasn't bullied by others or embarrassed about never having had sex.

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  10. UPDATE 2-Verizon CEO says to launch Web TV product in 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Reuters

    Verizon Communications Inc plans to launch an Internet-based television service in the first half of next year, its chief executive said on Thursday, in a move intended to shake up traditional cable and satellite TV services. In January, Verizon bought an Intel Corp venture to create a web-based TV service.

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  11. Disney, Fox consider joining Sony's Internet TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | New York Business.com

    Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox Inc. are in discussions to supply Sony Corp. with programming for its planned Internet-based TV service, according to people familiar with the conversations.

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  12. MediaCom USA Enlists Thomas Rocco To Lead Subway BusinessRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | BroadcastNewsroom

    Rocco joins MediaCom during a time of prodigious growth, represented by the recent addition of eBay and DSW to its client roster and the onboarding of several world-class executives, including "As the Content and Connections Agency, it's vital that MediaCom's leaders are able to bridge the divide between art and science, helping clients build the most productive, consumer-friendly and seamless communications systems," said . "Thomas has done this many times over and brings a diverse career marked by forward-thinking leadership and creative insight.

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  13. Disney, Fox Said to Consider Joining Sony's Internet TVRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Washington Post

    Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox Inc. are in discussions to supply Sony Corp. with programming for its planned Internet-based TV service, according to people familiar with the conversations.

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  14. Wunderlich Securities Sees Sony Deal As Good For Viacom, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Benzinga

    In a report published Thursday, Wunderlich Securities analyst Matthew Harrigan reiterated a Buy rating and $119.00 price target on Viacom, Inc. . In the report, Wunderlich Securities noted, "Yesterday, Buy-rated Viacom agreed to provide access for 22 cable networks, including Nickelodeon, MTV, and Comedy Central, for Sony's nascent U.S. over-the-top TV service.

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  15. Sony lands Viacom programming for streaming-TV serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Business Journal

    A Sony PlayStation 4 console stands on display. Sony has long sought to make its console more of an entertainment hub, and offering a subscription streaming-TV service may be seen as part of that strategy.

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  16. Multi-screen Viewership Boosts TV Fandom and Loyalty, According to...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Business Wire

    Viacom today unveiled the results of "Getting With the Program: TV's Funnels, Paths and Hurdles," a new study exploring how audiences discover, watch and become fans of TV shows. The findings reveal that the proliferation of devices and sources is having a positive impact on viewership and fandom.

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  17. DOROT's 9/11 National Day of Service & RemembranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | PRWeb

    To mark the 9/11 National Day of Service & Remembrance, DOROT , a nonprofit organization whose mission is to alleviate social isolation among the elderly, will send 1,000 handmade cards to the men and women serving in the U.S. Armed Forces abroad, and postcards of thanks to New York City's first responders. DOROT received submissions of handmade designs from volunteers all over the country, ranging in age from young schoolchildren to seniors in their 80s.

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  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Business Wire

    Multi-screen Viewership Boosts TV Fandom and Loyalty, According to Viacom's "Getting With the Program: TV's Funnels, Paths and Hurdles" )--Viacom today unveiled the results of "Getting With the Program: TV's Funnels, Paths and Hurdles," a new study exploring how audiences discover, watch ... Y.E.P. Energy Continues to Offer Only Long-Term Fixed Rate Plans to Protect Pennsylvanians, Now and into the Future )--EnerPenn USA, LLC, d/b/a Y.E.P. Energy, has served retail electricity customers as a licensed electric generation supplier in Pennsylvania since 2011 )--WILDMOKA, the leader in video automation, enrichment and monetization technologies, announces today that Moments Share has been selected by CANAL+ Group, the leading pay... )--International Rectifier, IRA , a world leader in power management technology, today announced that the company's Generation 8 1200V Insulated ... )--Triton ... (more)

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  19. Sony wants its MTV, lands Viacom dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Business Journal

    Microsoft is in discussions to acquire Mojang AB, the software company behind the popular game Minecraft, for more than $2 billion, three people with knowledge of the talks said. Bloomberg's Alex Sherman and Cory Johnson explain why Mojang is attractive to Microsoft.

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  20. Viacom To Benefit As Strong Ratings Growth At VH1 Drives Network Revenue Near TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Forbes.com

    VH1 is Viacom 's popular music channel, which also features music themed shows and lifestyle-based programming. The network saw 16% growth in primetime ratings for the second quarter , benefiting from the success of its shows such as Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta .

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