TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote SocialTimes AllFacebook FishbowlNY FishbowlDC PRNewser 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Friday Morning Stir

-President/creative director Rick Colby and CEO Andrew Orci have officially launched Santa Monica-based shop COR, which we’ve been told is “dedicated to serving the new general market.” Oh yeah, COR, which works with brands including Sutter Home and Cox Cable, will also be appearing on this season of AMC’s The Pitch. link

-Arnoldnyc has unveiled the first national TV spot for “personal genetics” company, 23andMe (above).

-A VentureBeat writer wonders what’s wrong with mobile ads. link

-Victors & Spoils CEO John Winsor tells us why agencies are to blame for deferred payments.

-Facebook is proceeding with caution when it comes video ads because Mark Zuckerberg apparently doesn’t want to annoy the social network’s one-billion-plus members. link

Mediabistro Course

Online Production for Writers and Editors

Online Production for Writers and EditorsStarting October 30, learn how translate your written work into multi-dimensional and editorially relevant digital content! In this course you'll learn how to navigate a CMS, crop, resize, and optimize photos, create graphics, enhance static text through HTML/CSS, and measure the effectiveness of your content using analytics. Register now!