The Morning Lowdown 08-24-11

»  Brightcove has filed a $50 million IPO (SEC)

»  Time Warner (NYSE: TWX) to Subsidize Subscribers’ TV Device (NYT)

»  MediaNews Group consolidates 11 Bay Area Papers Into Two, 120 jobs lost (paidContent)

»  Digital Ad Growth Has Resumed And Paid Content Has Helped, WPP Says (paidContent)

»  Specific Media to launch video creative testing tool (New Media Age)

»  Exelate’s Zagorski on the Looming Ad Tech Battle (Digiday)

»  New MacBook Airs, Lion Spike Summer Mac Sales (AllThingsD)

»  Twitter Founders Put Their Weight Behind A New Startup: Lift (Techcrunch)

»  Are live blogs as useful as we think they are? (Editor’s Weblog)

»  Google (NSDQ: GOOG) Is Still In The $2 Billion+ Hunt For Hulu (Business Insider)

»  Commissioner Says FTC Is Not Ready to Advise on Do-Not-Track (Clickz)