Content Distribution and thePlatform have announced a partnership to manage and publish video and associated advertising on the site and syndicate television-quality video content to premiere broadband partners such as AOL Video,, iTunes, and YouTube.

Posted Apr 08, 2008

Public libraries can now offer eBooks by authors such as Barack Obama, Dean Koontz, and Christopher Paolini to their patrons.

Posted Mar 28, 2008

Dear Warner Music Group Executives:

The BBC reports that 20 million people wanted to purchase tickets to the historic Led Zeppelin show held at the O2 Arena on Dec. 10, 2007. Needless to say, with only 20,000 tickets available, there were many disappointed fans who couldn’t be there when the band took the stage for the first time in 19 years.

Posted Mar 28, 2008

With a nod toward broadcasters and media companies that are looking to deliver and protect Flash video, Adobe Systems Incorporated announced on Wednesday the availability of the Adobe Flash Media Rights Management Server software.

Posted Mar 21, 2008

The 27 European Union Member States don’t just have a variety of national languages; their markets and laws are equally diverse. As the internet and mobile communication devices become ever more popular, these countries face a new conundrum: how to protect creative online content and make it available to all EU citizens. Content developers and the online industry are unable to take full advantage of the potentially huge EU market and consumers are missing out on a wide range of online content.

Posted Feb 29, 2008

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) has entered talks with universities in order to uphold copyright laws for course content in digital formats.

Posted Jan 29, 2008

Metaweb Technologies, Inc., a company creating a new infrastructure for sharing data and building applications on the web, announced that it has received a $42.5 million investment.

Posted Jan 18, 2008

CNBC and The New York Times have agreed to share content on their websites, uniting the main competitive targets of the News Corporation's new ventures, the Fox Business Network, and The Wall Street Journal.

Posted Jan 08, 2008

ProQuest now offers Corporate PressDisplay, a new product from NewspaperDirect, a provider of digital delivery of same-day newspapers and magazines from around the world.

Posted Jan 04, 2008

Viacom Inc. and Microsoft Corp. announced an alliance under which major divisions of both companies will collaborate on advertising, content distribution, event promotions and games over the next several years.

Posted Dec 28, 2007

Nuxeo, a provider of open source ECM (Enterprise Content Management) solutions, has been chosen by The Press Association (PA), the national news agency of the UK and Ireland, in an attempt to improve its digital news production process and enable journalists to distribute content online more efficiently.

Posted Nov 27, 2007

Highwinds Network Group, Inc., a global provider of content distribution solutions, announced the immediate availability of Adobe Flash Video Streaming Service, powered by Highwinds.

Posted Nov 09, 2007

Zipidee announced the public beta release of the Prosumer Generated Content (PGC) marketplace for digital goods.

Posted Oct 19, 2007

Swets announced that it recently signed agreements with seven publishers to make their journals available via SwetsWise Online Content--Swets' ejournal gateway.

Posted Oct 09, 2007

News Technologies, LLC announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued a patent to the company.

Posted Oct 05, 2007

A distributor of market intelligence, announced a business partnership with Amadee+Company.

Posted Oct 02, 2007

Belo Corp. and Mochila, Inc. announced a strategic partnership whereby Belo will become a premier content syndication partner in the Mochila marketplace.

Posted Sep 25, 2007

Screen Digest released research and forecasts on the business of online distribution from its broadband media analyst team, covering music, TV, and movies.

Posted Sep 25, 2007

Attributor Corporation, provider of web-wide content monitoring and analysis platform, announced that Reuters has chosen Attributor technology to enhance Reuters' next-generation news and information delivery.

Posted Sep 18, 2007

Mainstream Data has entered into an agreement with Portugal Telecom (PT) and Lusa (Portugal's national press agency) to distribute news stories and photographs to Lusa's newspaper and media customers in Europe and Africa via Mainstream's satellite and MediasNet (internet) networks.

Posted Sep 07, 2007

Highwinds Network Group, Inc., a provider of content distribution solutions, entered into a network agreement with Global Crossing, a global IP solutions provider.

Posted Sep 07, 2007 and, both news and information web sites, have announced a content-sharing partnership for coverage of the 2008 Presidential campaigns.

Posted Aug 31, 2007

Akamai Technologies, Inc., a global service provider of content and applications online, announced that high-definition video is now possible online via its global content distribution network.

Posted Aug 28, 2007

PureWellness and EBSCO Publishing have joined forces for access to health information and the tools.

Posted Aug 03, 2007

MusicNet has announced that it will make more than one million DRM-free tracks available to its partners in the third quarter.

Posted Jul 31, 2007