Noted: Media

Peter Zollman: Directory services are bypassing local newspapers. And?
MercNews: Tony Ridder supports San Jose. Wish the city was as well-run as Knight Ridder.
UPN: Missy Elliott’s doing a reality show, starting Jan. 5 Damn, can’t wait to see this–she is so talented.
Mediapost: BellSouth Corp.’s RealPages, a print and online Yellow Pages provider, will resell AdWords, Google’s pay-per-click search advertising product as part of RealSearch Engine Solutions, a search engine marketing service for small- to-medium-sized businesses. Wow, Google’s building an affiliate sales force from a telco!