Media Business News and Trends

Nstein Technologies Inc. has announced that it is negotiating the acquisition of Alis Technologies (Alis), a provider of multilingual information management software solutions that are designed to help large corporations and organizations communicate more efficiently in a multilingual environment and on the Internet.

Posted Aug 31, 2004

Questel•Orbit, a provider of intellectual property information services, has announced the acquisition of 12.5% of Lingway’s capital.

Posted Aug 31, 2004

IBM has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Venetica, a privately held company based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Posted Aug 27, 2004

NewsGator Technologies has announced an agreement with U-WIRE to offer college media content to NewsGator Online Services users.

Posted Aug 20, 2004

FinancialContent, Inc. has announced the availability of a Publisher Resource Center to provide online and print publications with resources covering the initial public offering (IPO) of Google, Inc.

Posted Aug 20, 2004

CoreMedia, the German-based content technology company, has announced a new phase of the MINDS project (Mobile Information and News Data Services for 3G), which is funded by the European Union.

Posted Aug 20, 2004

News Technologies LLC has announced the release of a new desktop alerting system called TriggerNews PL (Private Label) Multi-Brand.

Posted Aug 17, 2004

Thought Equity, a provider of video management and stock footage licensing services, has announced that the company has closed its series B financing of $7.2 million in angel funding.

Posted Aug 17, 2004

Interwoven, Inc., an enterprise content management (ECM) company, has announced the acquisition of the assets of Software Intelligence, Inc., a provider of records management (RM) systems.

Posted Aug 17, 2004

A roundup of how some digital content companies are involved in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.

Posted Aug 13, 2004

DataPower, a provider of intelligent XML-aware network devices, has announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) has awarded the company a patent covering its core technology.

Posted Aug 13, 2004

OneFN, an investor network of Empire Media, Inc., has released a new free desktop financial news alert service, the InvestorIntelligenceNetwork.

Posted Aug 13, 2004

Sonic Solutions and Roxio have announced that Sonic will acquire the consumer software division of Roxio for a total purchase price of $80 million.

Posted Aug 13, 2004

Trials of a national identity card system in the United Kingdom are producing some mixed results as well as some protests from privacy advocates, but will likely get more testing as well as continued support from government officials, according to industry analysts.

Posted Aug 12, 2004

DTLink Software has announced the immediate availability of Personal Stock Streamer 6.0, a real time streaming portfolio management solution for the individual stock market investor.

Posted Aug 10, 2004

MarketWatch.com, Inc., a provider of business news, financial information, and analytical tools, has changed its corporate name to MarketWatch, Inc., dropping the dot com.

Posted Aug 10, 2004

NewsGator Technologies has announced an exclusive agreement with Gene Mage, a professional speaker, author, and leadership development specialist, to offer a new column through NewsGator Online Services, a set of services that is designed to allow users to search for and read content on any device.

Posted Aug 06, 2004

NewsKnowledge and The Hive Group have announced News Maps, visual maps of the NewsIsFree headline database.

Posted Aug 06, 2004

TIFNY has released RollingHeads Electronic Newsstand beta 1.0, a Windows application that is intended to make it easier to access and organize news from the Internet.

Posted Aug 06, 2004

Zeppelin Energy Inc., a U.S. company with interests in software and other sectors, has acquired Rocket Technologies Inc., who under their "Rocketinfo" trademark and moniker is a developer of current news search, content, and publishing solutions.

Posted Aug 06, 2004

comScore Networks has released an analysis of Web visitation related to the Democratic National Convention.

Posted Aug 03, 2004

Vivisimo, the clustering engine for Web search, has created a special tool for readers of the 9/11 Commission’s report.

Posted Aug 03, 2004

Daum Communications Corp. of South Korea has purchased Lycos US, in an apparent effort to enter the US search market.

Posted Aug 03, 2004

Sorrent, Inc., a creator and publisher of mobile entertainment, has raised $20 million in Series C financing led by BA Venture Partners.

Posted Aug 03, 2004

Rocket Technologies Inc., a supplier of current news search, content, and publishing solutions has announced the formation of a strategic reseller alliance with The Canadian Press, Canada’s multimedia news agency.

Posted Jul 30, 2004

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