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  1. Fresh Facebook draws attention

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    Would Microsoft and/or Google's buying a stake in Facebook be worth it? That is the question -- but according to one analyst, if the social networking company's game plan is executed well, it could be worth billions in over the next five years.Read more

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  2. NBC between '30 Rock' and a hard-sell place

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    NBC's "30 Rock" won an outstanding comedy Emmy and it's shot in that hip, single-camera  format -- but that was also the case for Fox's critically acclaimed "Arrested Development -- and we know what happened to that show, RAY RICHMOND writes.Read more

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  3. Out of Africa Channel comes enlightenment

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    Although TV images of Africa sent to the West seem to be mostly grim, Africa Channel founder and CEO James Makawa says that through his 2-year-old service he wants to "dispel a lot of the myths about Africa," STEVE BRENNAN writes.Read more

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  4. Chicago international film's kind of town

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    It's a city of neighborhoods, and in October the neighborhoods reach out to the farthest expanses of the globe. The Chicago International Film Festival, the oldest competitive film festival in the U.S., unspools its 43rd edition.Read more

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  5. Alliance Atlantis loses top new-media exec

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    TORONTO -- Alliance Atlantis said Thursday that Claude Galipeau, its top new-media executive, will leave the recently acquired Canadian broadcaster Friday.Read more

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  6. Quebecor raises $700 mil for Osprey bid

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    TORONTO -- Quebec media giant Quebecor Media said Thursday that it has raised $700 million in senior notes to fund its recent takeover of newspaper publisher Osprey Media Income Fund.Read more

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  7. Sidebar is filmmaker's ticket to ride

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain -- Although not all of the six  filmmakers participating in the the 55th San Sebastian International Film Festival's Films in Progress sidebar could win like "Gasolina," pictured, did, the showcase has catapulted all of them into the limelight in other ways, PAMELA ROLFE writes.Read more

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  8. Cineaste tradition lives on at NYFF

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    Considering the glut of film fests around the world -- let alone in New York -- the New York Film Festival's devotion to the art of cinema should have made it irrelevant years ago.Read more

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  9. Yahoo streamlines ent. div.; no layoffs expected

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    Yahoo is consolidating its entertainment division, the company announced Thursday. CEO Jerry Yang, left, is expected to sit down with top execs Friday to discuss a new overall corporate strategy.Read more

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  10. Incentives bolster Texas video game industry

    5:00 am 9/28/2007

    When the Texas legislature passed a set of film production incentives this spring, the big news for many in Hollywood was not that it included a grant program that gives up to 5% of the total in-state spending on a video or computer game project, capped at $250,000 per project -- it was that Texas had a video game industry, period.Read more

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