Morning Media Mix

(Illustration by Lauren Payne.)

(Illustration by Lauren Payne.)

Have you heard? Video is really big right now. The New York Times launched “The New York Times Minute,” a one-minute video news report that will come out three times a day and summarize three stories. Microsoft Corp. is the official launch sponsor. (NYT Press Release)

Shockingly, Alec Baldwin isn’t that fun to work with. Also, he finds the air at 30 Rock too dry and requested a humidifier. (Page Six, New York Post)

The Bloomberg News stories keep coming (BuzzFeed/ Felix Salmon, Reuters)

Don’t expect to see Thomas Pynchon at tonight’s National Book Awards ceremony. (The New York Times)

Capital New York  sets a date: the site will relaunch on December 3 (Capital New York)