Media Business News and Trends

RoweCom, Inc., doing business as RoweCom, Faxon or divine Information Services, has announced a non-binding letter of intent with EBSCO Industries, Inc. for the proposed purchase of the RoweCom worldwide subscription agent business.

Posted Jan 28, 2003

The New York attorney general's office has filed a suit against divine over the failure of divine's Faxon/RoweCom subscriptions unit to pay publishers and place 2003 orders on behalf of New York libraries.

Posted Jan 21, 2003

Marathon Partners L.P., an investment partnership that owns about 9% of Hoover's, Inc. has announced the selection of Marlin & Associates LLC (M&A) as its financial advisor to assist in helping to find alternatives to the proposed takeover of Hoover's by financial information publisher D&B.

Posted Jan 17, 2003

Information Today has announced that the Buying and Selling eContent conference program is now available online at www.buy-sell-econtent.com. The 4th annual conference will be held April 13-15, 2003 at Marriott's Camelback Inn Resort, Golf Club and Spa in Scottsdale AZ.

Posted Jan 10, 2003

RedDot Solutions has secured a second round of funding from ViewPoint Capital Partners (Frankfurt) and 3i, (a previous investor).

Posted Jan 10, 2003

ECNext, a provider of market expertise and Web commerce services for business publishers and advisory firms, has secured $3 million in third-round funding for continued growth and expansion.

Posted Dec 17, 2002

Outsell, Inc. has released a market sizing study of the Scientific, Technical, and Medical (STM) segment of the Information Content (IC), examining changes in 2001, the current state of the market, and prospects for the future.

Posted Dec 06, 2002

Intentia International has announced the results of its internal investigation launched after Reuters published Intentia's third quarter results for 2002 prior to the scheduled publication on October 24th.

Posted Nov 05, 2002

Three major publishers of scientific, technical, and medical materials have filed suit against Custom Copies, Inc., and its president Kenneth F. Roberts, both of Gainesville, Florida.

Posted Oct 15, 2002

XAware, Inc., a developer of data integration software components designed to simplify the accessing, transforming, and integrating of disparate data and application resources has secured a funding package of $2.1 million.

Posted Oct 08, 2002

In July, 2001, MSNBC.com celebrated its fifth birthday. Not a bad age to be in an era of Internet shooting-star flame-outs. EContent's then-editor Bill Mickey and publisher Andrew Pemberton sit down with editor-in-chief Merril Brown and CTO Steve white to hear about how MSNBC.com has grown.

Posted Oct 01, 2001

Pages
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39
40
41
42
43
44
45
46
47
48
49
50
51
52
53
54
55
56
57
58
59
60
61
62
63
64
65
66
67
68
69
70
71
72
73
74
75
76
77
78
79
80
81
82
83
84
85
86
87
88
89
90
91
92
93
94
95
96
97
98
99
100
101
102
103
104
105
106
107
108
109
110
111
112
113
114
115
116
117
118
119
120
121
122