Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Headlines for 17 July 2007

Trends
Dow Jones, News Corp. Set Deal
WSJ Online*
Riverdeep to Buy Some Harcourt Assets for $4 Billion
Bloomberg News
Ad Downturn Threatening the Survival of Business 2.0
The New York Times*
Google Rolls Out Custom Search Engine for Businesses
InformationWeek
Reed near deal to sell Harcourt
Reuters via The Scotsman
Why We're Like a Million Monkeys on Treadmills
Micro Persuasion
Google Developing Niche Search for Mobile Content
Mashable
Windows Media DRM hacked yet again
Wired via Content Agenda
Facebook Adds Ajax - Abandoning Page Views?
Read/Write Web
Cookies: expiring sooner to improve privacy
Google Blog
The Washington Post to Trade in Hyperlocal News on the Web
The New York Times*
Facebook sued for 'stealing source code'
Times Online

Best Practices
When Web 2.0 meets information infrastructure
CNET News
Co-Founder Potts Shares Lessons Learned from Backfence Bust
MediaShift
DRM and open source are the great divide
ZDNet

Cool Tools
Prerollr Launches Dead Simple Video Advertising Product
TechCrunch
Wetpaint Launches Free Private Wikis, YouTube Search
Mashable
Owl Music Search: find music with music
Download Squad

Deals, Partnerships and Sales
Answers Corp. to Acquire Dictionary.com for $100 Million
Answers.com
RR Donnelley Works With Microsoft to Offer XBRL Solution to the Mutual Fund Industry
PR Newswire via CNN Money
Mark Logic Secures $15 Million in Third-Round Financing
Marketwire
Cenveo to Acquire Commercial Envelope
PR Newswire via CNN Money
Emerald Group Publishing Acquires Journals from Edith Cowan University
PR-GB
New Partnerships for ProQuest
InfoTech

Products, Markets & People
Dow Jones Adds European Company Content to Factiva Products
PR Newswire via CNN Money
RR Donnelley Introduces DigiMag(SM) Digital Editions
PR Newswire via CNN Money
PR Newswire Launches the 'PR Newswire Widget'
PR Newswire
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