Not a lot of time to blog today so here is a roundup of notable happenings.
—The bidding war to unwire San Francisco with citywide Wi-Fi is over, and the winners are … Google and EarthLink. Here are write-ups from the San Jose Mercury News and Search Engine Journal. We’ll go deeper into this in next week’s Local Media Journal.
—Nielsen reports traffic increases at shopping sites.
—In a separate study, Nielsen reports what we all know to be true, but television networks still try to deny — that no one watches ads on recorded DVR content.
—Mobile content gets another boost at the CTIA Wireless show going on this week.
—Here is a good roundup (which I guess makes it a roundup within a roundup, if you can handle that) of newspaper advertising news and figures. Look out for our forthcoming newspaper white paper.