January 2007
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;1/30/2007, Vol. 398 Issue 4, p9
The article offers world news brief. News Corp. plans to sign a joint venture agreement with VeriSign to control the stake of the latter. Telecommunications firm Verizon Communications announced it has signed up 89,000 FiOS TV video subscribers during the fourth quarter of 2006. Lastly, media planning and buying agency Starcom USA has acquired subscription to TiVo Inc.'s new Stop/Watch rating service.


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