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Media General modifies terms of LIN Media acquisition


  • TVNewsCheck (free registration)
  • Broadcasting & Cable
  • TVNewsCheck (free registration)

Media General is lowering the price it will pay to acquire LIN Media following CBS' decision to move its affiliation from LIN's WISH to WTTW in Indianapolis. Also, to comply with Federal Communication… Read More

Tencent Games aims to boost monetization


  • App Developer Magazine online

Tencent Games says it will integrate applications from its "Timi Run Everyday" game into the Nabu smart band from Razer. Players of the game will accumulate points for in-game trading by logging fitne… Read More

Apps that help principals collaborate, connect


  • T.H.E. Journal

This article lists 15 mobile applications that every principal should be aware of, including some that allow administrators to collaborate, connect and communicate. One California principal is using t… Read More

For bevy of new smartphones, it's see you in September


  • PCWorld

Smartphone makers are expected to introduce at least five new models next month, including such highly anticipated devices as Apple's iPhone 6, Samsung Electronics' 5.7-inch Galaxy Note 4 and an updat… Read More