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  • Want To See Where Media Is Going? Follow The Money.

    Want To See Where Media Is Going? Follow The Money.

    Yet more evidence that the future of media is digital (in case there are still any doubters out there). In a report released this morning, boutique investment bank Jordan, Edmiston Group estimates that between 88 percent of the publishing and advertising industry's revenue growth over the next few years will come from four sectors: Database & Information, B2B Online Media, Consumer Online… Read More

  • Getty Images could buy your Flickr photos

    Getty Images could buy your Flickr photos

    Flickr’d. I’d pay money for a poster-sized version of this photo of Carrie. Getty Images may soon buy your Flickr photos. The professional photo database has teamed up with Yahoo!, which owns Flickr, to look for great photos that it can turn around and sell to its clients. Of course, as photographer, you’d get a cut of the action if and when Getty buys your photo off Flickr. Some… Read More

  • Getty Images Begins Licensing Flickr Photos

    Getty Images Begins Licensing Flickr Photos

    Getty Images, one of the world’s largest media licensing companies, has partnered with Flickr to add a broader selection of pictures to its online catalog. Getty will hand-pick a number of Flickr members to participate in the program, with a goal of acquiring thousands of images in the next few months. Getty editors will use a set of tools jointly developed by the two companies that will… Read More

  • Getty Images Now Selling Music Tracks

    Getty Images Now Selling Music Tracks

    Pump Audio relaunched today as Soundtrack, following its $42 million purchase by Getty Images last June. Pump Audio’s catalog of music from 20,000 independent artists can be licensed for the Web, TV, or radio. Customers range from major TV shows like The Colbert Report to advertising agencies and podcasters. You search online through a pretty slick interface that lets you quickly narrow your… Read More