PRNewser FishbowlNY FishbowlDC GalleyCat TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote SocialTimes

Tuesday Odds and Ends

-Conan O’Brien debuts “Show Zero.” link

-Tool of North America signed interactive design director Jeff Levine to its roster. link

-The new AOL.com is unveiled. Yea or nay? link

-Coca-Cola: Ready to end its UK-specific TV ads? link

-Report: Influx of political ads hurts TV advertisers. link

-Blogger reflects on working for “Mad men.” link

-James Bond’s gun is “distinctive,” says U.S. trademark office. Leave us alone with the martini pics, though. link

-Facebook and EA sign a social gaming pact. link

-Heavy Weight Commitment Foundation appointed Saatchi & Saatchi to handle social media elements of its program. link

Mediabistro Course

Copywriting: Creative Ad Writing

Copywriting: Creative Ad WritingWork with a freelance copywriter to build your advertising portfolio and land more copywriting jobs! Starting January 12, Kim Taylor will teach you how to make a complete ad using graphics and photos, write strong headlines and body copy for various advertising media, work from a creative brief, and jumpstart your ad portfolio. Register now!