AOL Time Warner Resets After Taking Book Division Off Selling Block
- AOL-TW targets TV-on-demand. // CED;Oct2001, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p14
Focuses on the business plans of America Online Time Warner Inc. in the U.S. Plan to hasten the company's services in video-on-demand (VOD) and subscription-VOD (SVOD); Changes in the personnel management of the company; Launch of the HBO SVOD trial.
- Pittman outlines new strategy. Hiestand, Jesse; Szalai, Georg // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;1/15/2002, Vol. 371 Issue 36, p136
Reports the business strategy of the AOL Time Warner Inc. Emphasis on the ability to market brands across its broadcast, music, cable and Internet outlets; Implication of conglomeration; Causes of advertising recession.
- SPORTS TEAM ON DECK. // Variety;10/7/2002, Vol. 388 Issue 8, p3
Reports on the plans of AOL Time Warner to sell its sports franchises in October 2002. Rationale behind the plans.
- SHUTTING OUT GATES. Oppelaar, Justin // Daily Variety;12/5/2001, Vol. 274 Issue 3, p6
Reports the business plan for the court cabler AT&T Broadband of AOL Time Warner in the United States. Bid of Microsoft in the acquisition of the company; Business interest of Microsoft in Cox and Comcast; Joint venture with Sony for pursuance of home-networking technologies.
- CNN Student News Show to Remain Commercial-Free. Borja, Rhea R. // Education Week;4/3/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p3
Focuses on the plans of AOL Time Warner Inc. to refrain from sponsorship on CNN classroom news show in the U.S. Presentation of the student show in schools; Increase of production cost for the program; Improvement of the education division of the company.
- Key Oxygen Carriage Deal Caught in AOL Spotlight. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;9/2/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p3
Reports the cable carriage deal of Oxygen Media with AOL Time Warner in the U.S. Involvement of the deal on the purchase of advertising with AOL; Implication of the carriage deal on the laying-off of Oxygen Web site staffs; Business strategy of Oxygen on television component of the business.
- AOL Time Warner on vision quest. Oppelaar, Justin // Daily Variety;1/31/2002, Vol. 274 Issue 45, p1
Announces the long term strategic plan of America On Line Time Warner by chief executive-elect Richard Parsons in the United States. Focus on subscriber growth; Disadvantages of the saturation strategy; Revenues of the year 2001.
- LIBERATED FROM STAKE. Amdur, Meredith // Daily Variety;3/7/2003, Vol. 278 Issue 45, p8
Reports on the plan of Liberty Media Corp. to sell its stake in AOL Time Warner Inc. in the U.S. Use of the funds for possible acquisitions; Reclassification of AOL as a nonstrategic asset in the Liberty portfolio; Interest of Liberty Media on the home shopping net QVC.
- A PASSAGE TO CHINA. Kan, Wendy // Daily Variety;3/18/2003, Vol. 278 Issue 52, p9
Reports on the plan of AOL Time Warner to sell a stake in Chinese Entertainment Television (CETV) in Hong Kong, China. Goal of AOL in employing a strategic partner for CETV; Citations of the potential buyers; Performance of CETV in the Hong Kong television market.