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The 10 Most Tech-Savvy Media CEOs

The media business is so chaotic that a smart move today becomes the monkey on a CEOs’ back tomorrow—look at MySpace! Peter Lauria rates 10 CEOs navigating these choppy waters.
The 10 Most Tech-Savvy Media CEOs
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Time Warner CEO Talks Up Conan, iPad Apps, Broadband HBO On Demand

On a conference call this morning, Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes talked up the “strong ad uptick” that helped boost his company’s second quarter profits to $562 million, up 7% from $524 million a year earlier, and its revenues to $6.4 billion, up 8% from a year earlier, their biggest […]
Time Warner CEO Talks Up Conan, iPad Apps, Broadband HBO On Demand
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The Internet Is Still Making Media Moguls Look Silly

Media companies are struggling in the age of the Internet, and it’s exposing the myth of the “Mogul,” says Jonathan Knee, co-author of “The Curse of The Mogul: What’s Wrong With the World’s Leading Media Companies.”
The Internet Is Still Making Media Moguls Look Silly
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Why Jeff Bewkes Bailed On Golden Globes

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes was supposed to be at the Golden Globes last night, where he would’ve seen HBO clean up, The Dark Knight win the one award for which it was nominated, and the movie Warner Bros. has a partial stake in, Slumdog Millionaire, sweep the movie categories.
Why Jeff Bewkes Bailed On Golden Globes
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Bewkes Babbles About AOL

Jeff Bewkes babbled for a long while about AOL at the UBS conference yesterday, but he doesn’t appear to have said anything. PaidContent.org took notes:
Bewkes Babbles About AOL