Microsoft, Yahoo! Ink Search Deal

By Andrew Frank | July 29, 2009

July 29, NYC: The author discusses Microsoft/Yahoo! deal on Bloomberg TV   After walking halfway down the aisle with Google in 2008 in a proposed (and then scrapped) search-advertising pact, Yahoo! has inked a 10 year deal in which Microsoft…


Crooked Clicks

By Andrew Frank | July 24, 2009

Two web traffic quality monitoring firms, Anchor Intelligence and  Click Forensics, released click fraud reports yesterday and the results were pretty shocking: according to Anchor’s Traffic Quality Report, in Q2 2009 the incidence of attempted click fraud rose from 21.7%…


Can TV Handle the Rapids?

By Andrew Frank | July 01, 2009

The past few weeks have revealed a sharp acceleration in the disruption of the TV business by new technology. Forces set into motion will play out over the next six months with far-reaching consequences for the medium that, more than…