Howard Kurtz / Washington Post:
Thinner Time magazine still manages to stand out — Rick Stengel may have his shoulder in a sling, but when it comes to the newsmagazine wars, he's the last man standing. — The reason, says Time's managing editor, is that “we saw what was coming. We wanted to fix the roof when the sun was shining.”
Discussion: Salon, Editors Weblog, New York Observer, The Wire, Romenesko and New York Magazine
Alex Pareene / Salon: Dana Milbank is now a liberal op-ed columnist
Stefanie Chernow / Editors Weblog: How Time Magazine is making a profit off of print
Zeke Turner / New York Observer: Rick Stengel is the Last Man Standing, For Now
Jim Romenesko / Romenesko: Time editor: ‘We have the nirvana that people are looking for’
Josh Cohen / Google News Blog:
Extending the Associated Press as Hosted News partner — We've extended our existing licensing agreement with the Associated Press that permits us to host its content on Google properties such as Google News. We look forward to future collaborations, including on ways Google and AP …
Discussion: paidContent and Associated Press
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: Google News Renews Deal To Host AP Stories
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Google & AP Extend Long-Term Content Deal
Google & AP Extend Long-Term Content Deal
Discussion: Media Matters for America, FishbowlNY, Relevant Results and The Next Web, more at Techmeme »
Alex Alvarez / FishbowlNY: AP And Google Reach A New Agreement
Chad Catacchio / The Next Web: Google and the Associated Press renew licensing deal
Staci D. Kramer / paidContent:
Jimmy Fallon Hits A Couple Of Emmy Home Runs That NBC.com Can't Replay — Another odd chapter in NBC's mixed viral video history: it can't post two of the clips that have the best chance of catching on from the 2010 Emmys. Host Jimmy Fallon knocked it out of the park with an energetic Glee-esque opener …
Discussion: B&C, The Wrap, Mediaite, Best Week Ever, Associated Press, NY Daily News, Hollywood Reporter, The Daily Beast and LA Observed
John Eggerton / B&C: Laurie's Missing Emmy an Embarrassment
Steve Krakauer / Mediaite: “Elton John” Sings Goodbye To 24 At The Emmys
Mark Graham / Best Week Ever: 2010 Emmy Award Liveblog
David Hinckley / NY Daily News: Speedy Emmys makes for mess-see show
Alex Ben Block / Hollywood Reporter: Emmy pokes fun at NBC
Kevin Roderick / LA Observed: How the Emmys opening number came together
Marisa Guthrie / Broadcasting & Cable:
‘Modern Family,’ ‘Mad Men’ Take Top Emmy Honors
‘Modern Family,’ ‘Mad Men’ Take Top Emmy Honors
Discussion: rbr.com, Multichannel, National Media, Hollywood Reporter, blogs.tampabay.com, The Daily Beast, Speakeasy and The Wrap
Mike Reynolds / Multichannel: ‘Mad Men’ Threepeats As Best Emmy Drama Winner
Alex Ben Block / Hollywood Reporter: How George Clooney prepped for Emmy
Choire Sicha / The Daily Beast: Newcomers Invade Emmys
Walter Dellinger / Speakeasy: ‘Mad Men’: A Conversation (Season 4, Episode 6)
Steve Pond / The Wrap: Emmy Analysis: A Few Newcomers Crash the Party
Google plans pay-per-view films — Google's YouTube video site is in negotiations with Hollywood's leading movie studios to launch a global pay-per-view video service by the end of 2010, putting it head-to-head with Apple in the race to dominate the digital distribution of film and television content
Discussion: paidContent, The Wrap, Ars Technica, Technologizer, Yahoo! News, TechCrunch, Hollywood Reporter, CNET News, All Things Digital, FierceIPTV, Andy Beard, Free Press, Fast Company, Future Tense, Electronista, BlogsDNA, Pocket-lint, 9 to 5 Mac, Engadget, Neowin.net, VentureBeat, ReadWriteWeb, Mashable!, DailyFinance, Search Engine Land, Gizmodo and Tech Trader Daily, more at Techmeme »
Joseph Tartakoff / paidContent: YouTube To Show MLB Games—In Japan
Dylan Stableford / The Wrap: While Google gets ready to fight an appeal from Viacom …
Jared Newman / Technologizer: YouTube's On-Again, Off-Again Relationship With Premium
MG Siegler / TechCrunch: The Full-On Assault On Cable Is Underway
Steven P. Musil / CNET News: Report: Google in talks for movie rental service
John Paczkowski / All Things Digital: Coming Soon From Google: Pay-Per-Tube [Digital Daily]
Jim O'Neill / FierceIPTV: Google's YouTube plans global pay-per-view film play
Dan Nosowitz / Fast Company: Google Plans Pay-Per-View YouTube Movie Rentals
Jordan Kahn / BlogsDNA: YouTube Pay-Per-View Movies Considered By Google
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: Google pay-per-view service in works
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: YouTube to launch pay-per-view movies in deal with movie studios
Adrianne Jeffries / ReadWriteWeb: YouTube Could Finally Make Money With Pay-Per-View - But Then It Wouldn't Be YouTube
Sam Gustin / DailyFinance: Google Eyeing Pay-Per-View Movies on YouTube?
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land: Report: Google's YouTube To Offer Streaming Pay-Per-View Hollywood Rentals
Casey Chan / Gizmodo: Google Planning Pay-Per-View Movies For YouTube
Ryan Lawler / NewTeeVee: Google Pitching YouTube Pay-Per-View. Anyone Buying?
Bobbie Johnson / Guardian:
Long-form journalism starts a new chapter — With the help of Twitter and sites such as Long Form and The Awl, longer articles are finding a new lease of life as people take the time to find and read them — Everybody's got it in for the web this summer.
Discussion: Editors Weblog
Stefanie Chernow / Editors Weblog: Media Links of the day — What exactly does it mean to be hyperlocal?
New York Times:
Retargeting Ads Follow Surfers to Other Sites — The shoes that Julie Matlin recently saw on Zappos.com were kind of cute, or so she thought. But Ms. Matlin wasn't ready to buy and left the site. — Then the shoes started to follow her everywhere she went online.
Discussion: CJR, Preston Gralla's blog, John Battelle's Searchblog and Kirk LaPointe's …, more at Techmeme »
Ryan Chittum / CJR: The Times Retargets the Zappos Ads Story
Preston Gralla / Preston Gralla's blog: Is it time to ban “ad-stalking” and set up a Web Do-Not-Track list?
John Battelle / John Battelle's Searchblog: On Retargeting: Fix The Conversation
Kirk LaPointe's themediamanager.com: New York Times on digital advertising and its retargeting of users
Wall Street Journal:
Comcast Gets Static on Net TV — The Justice Department is focusing in on how Comcast Corp.'s bid to purchase control of General Electric Co.'s NBC Universal television and movie unit could affect the emerging Internet video market, people familiar with the matter say.
Discussion: Ars Technica, Online Video News, Company Town and VideoNuze, more at Techmeme »
Joe Flint / Company Town: The Morning Fix: Emmy winners and losers! …
Will Richmond / VideoNuze: Justice Dept Considering Online Restrictions For Comcast-NBCU
Media migration: New technologies transform reporting, redefine the news — Register or log in using your account on these websites. — Web Search powered by YAHOO! SEARCH — Journalism is in a revolution. Ten years from now, maybe sooner, the professional news business as we know it may be replaced by something entirely new.
Discussion: Random Mumblings
Jack D. Lail / Random Mumblings: There's a future in news
Daniel Massey / Crain's New York Business:
Ugh: the ‘free’ in freelance — More than 40% of contract workers report trouble getting paid. Average owed: $12K — For two years, Wendy Friedman has tried to collect the $15,000 she says she's owed for designing sweaters for SoHo fashion label Abaeté by Laura Poretzky, whose clients have included pop star Jessica Simpson.
Discussion: New York Magazine
Nitasha Tiku / New York Magazine: 42 Percent of Freelancers Have Trouble Getting Paid
Joshua Benton / Nieman Journalism Lab:
An iPhone app developer's diary, and some thoughts on Android — The reaction to our new free iPhone app has been tremendously positive — if you've got an iPhone and haven't downloaded it yet, I suggest you hop to. On my post announcing the app, there were a few comments I wanted to respond to.
Discussion: BusinessJournalism.org … and Poynter Online
Robin J Phillips / BusinessJournalism.org …: Building an iPhone app for $624 and lessons learned
Damon Kiesow / Poynter Online: Nieman Lab outlines iPhone app development
Jemima Kiss / Guardian:
Meet the army's own media corps — The Combat Camera Team is the army's own embedded media corps, reporting from Afghanistan — When David Beckham made a surprise visit to British troops in Afghanistan in May, the press wasted no time in splashing photos of him signing autographs …
Dan Nosowitz / Fast Company:
Latest Victim of the Internet: The Oxford English Dictionary — The Oxford English Dictionary, currently a 20 volume, 750-pound monstrosity, has been the authoritive word on the words of the English language for 126 years. The OED3, the first new edition since 1989, may also be the first to forgo print entirely, reports the AP.
Mathew Ingram / GigaOm: Oxford Dictionary Goes Online. Do You Really Care?
Mitch Speers / eMedia Vitals: OED finds higher profits online
Megan Friedman / newsfeed.time.com: Is This the End of Printed Dictionaries?
Alastair Jamieson / Telegraph: Oxford English Dictionary ‘will not be printed again’
Stuart Miles / Pocket-lint: Internet kills Printed Oxford English Dictionary
Joe Pompeo / Silicon Alley Insider:
Forbes' Online Managing Editor, Carl Lavin, Is Out — There's more staff shuffling going on over at Forbes. — We hear that Carl Lavin, managing editor of Forbes.com, is leaving the company. A memo went out to staff early this afternoon, a source tells us.
Ahmad F Al-Shagra / The Next Web:
New AlJazeera English Website Goes Live — The world's largest Arabic speaking news channel and 3rd largest international news network has launched their entirely new and overhauled English website and we thought we'd give you our opinion on it. — The renovated portal comes with some major improvements the most important would be:
Discussion: eMedia Vitals and ArabCrunch
Mitch Speers / eMedia Vitals: New AlJazeera English website goes live
Irina Slutsky / AdAge:
‘Chief Listeners’ Use Technology to Track, Sort Company Mentions — Relatively New Role Is Becoming More Commonplace in Major Marketing Companies — SAN FRANCISCO (AdAge.com) — The role of a “chief listener” evokes images of fuzzy sweaters, chamomile tea and sitting around with a patient ear.
Discussion: The Atlantic Online, NevilleHobson.com and AdPulp
Jeremy W. Peters / Media Decoder:
Not on His Watch, USA Today Founder Says — Allen H. Neuharth, 86, the former Gannett executive who founded USA Today nearly 30 years ago, had some tart words for the people now in charge of his beloved paper. — When USA Today wrapped its front section in an advertisement for a Jeep last month …
Discussion: On Media's Blog and New York Observer
Keach Hagey / On Media's Blog: USA Today's worst day