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InContext Newsletter: DCN’s weekly briefing of media news – June 27, 2019

June 27, 2019

By Michelle Manafy, Editorial Director - DCN

Weekly insights into the business of digital content


Access and third parties remain concerns as local news goes OTT

Though it ranks as America’s must trusted news source, local news is not without its challenges, as younger generations change their viewing habits and cord cutting becomes more common. In fact, bridging those gaps are the stated goals of CBS’ new local news streaming services.

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How adopting a product mindset can help agile organizations win digitally

The fight for talent is on all over the world. In a recent 3Pillar survey, a third of global services decision makers said they used outside partners because they didn’t have the right kind of developers or that their developers didn’t have the right skills to get the job done.

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Blocked out: the dangers of overzealous keyword blocking

Brand safety has become an integral part of every marketers’ media buying strategy. One way that brands manage where their ads appear is by utilizing keyword blocking. While this can be a useful layer of protection, without proper monitoring, keyword blocking can create unintended—even unfortunate—consequences.

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Highlights and Insights from Mary Meeker’s annual Internet Trends Report

In total, more than half of the world were internet users last year, up from 49% in 2017. Overall, internet growth slowed to about 6% in 2018. In response, sales of smartphones—a primary internet access point—are declining since most of the world is already online. These are just a few of the headlines from Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report 2019.

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DCN’s must reads: week of June 27, 2019

Here are some of the best media stories our team has read so far this week: Nieman Lab | Publishers will soon no longer be able to detect when you’re in Chrome’s incognito mode, weakening paywalls everywhere (4 min read) Adweek | New US Legislation Would Require Internet Giants to Disclose the Value of User…

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