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Online independent music magazine I Like Music has entered into a commercial agreement with the Ministry of Sound, a UK dance music and lifestyle brand. The Ministry will now provide online media representation for I Like Music. I Like Music had previously gone without online ad sales management and representation...
Internet travel search company, Sidestep, Inc. today announced a partnership with UK online portal Orange. The two-year vertical agreement will give users access to a wide range of real-time travel information. Alone, Sidestep produces results from over 600 airlines, 150,000 hotels and 30,000 rental car agencies. SideStep's network...
Microsoft is throwing down as rival Google continues to rake in the money and the traffic. The company is accusing Google of getting credit it doesn’t deserve for clicks on a lot of the ads it delivers through its search engine. At least according to Brian McAndrews, senior VP of...
Answerbag, the first social question and answer Website in the US, is bringing images to online searches with its newest feature "Video Answers." Videos captured by video cameras, digital cameras, and cell phones, and fed to Answerbag via YouTube and other video providers, will enable a wide variety of...
Advertising.com's UK division has launched its new Automotive LeadBack Channel, which anonymously tracks users as they visit automotive sites and serve ads relevant on their online activities. Users are identified by 4-week long cookies. When a user with an Automotive LeadBack cookie visits another site on the Advertising.com network,...
ADOTAS -- Everyone is quickly jumping on the social network bandwagon - except for maybe marketers. While global advertising spending on social networks is expected to increase, eMarketer says it has revised its prediction for this year by half. The marketing research firm forecasts an increase of 17 percent, estimated...
News Corp-owned, London-based Times Online has teamed with online video network Roo to add video news, entertainment, and other content to its site's TV section. According to ClickZ, Times Online TV will be sponsored exclusively by Cisco Systems in a "six-figure deal", which will now attach Cisco branding to the...
Jumpstart Automotive Media has announced exclusive representation of all of ValueClick Media's online display advertising and lead generation inventory to the automotive industry. Serving online advertisements to in-market consumers during their Web browsing experience is vital, as studies have shown that those looking to purchase a vehicle spend less...
Former Microsoft researchers Karl Jacob and Sean Uberoi Kelly have launched Wallop, a social networking service designed to "wallop" MySpace and other social networking sites by thinking small and trying to capture a piece of the $3 trillion a year self-expression industry. The beta version of Wallop is available...
Yesterday it was reported that Microsoft Corp. is currently in discussions with Facebook Inc. to invest in the social network. The investment could be upwards of $10 billion. According to the Wall Street Journal, Google Inc. has also been approaching Facebook regarding a potential investment. Should Facebook agree to an...