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- BEBO GLAMS UP AOL. Clarke, Steve // Variety;5/26/2008, Vol. 411 Issue 2, p16
The article reports that the British social networking website Bebo is being acquired by America Online Entertainment (AOL). The Time Warner Inc. subsidiary, known for its female teenager-aimed shows such as "KateModern" and "Sophia's Diary," will attempt to spread the show in the U.S., where it...
- 'Time' pumps record $10M into ads. Donaton, S. // Advertising Age;6/22/92, Vol. 63 Issue 25, p4
Reports that `Time' magazine will launch a $10 million-plus consumer image campaign that marks the newsweekly's largest-ever advertising effort. Campaign is a translation of trade ads; `Time' is in the process of shooting and editing five television spots that will break in the first or second...
- Warner signs up Ford for fledgling network. Magiera, Marcy; Cortez, John P. // Advertising Age;6/29/92, Vol. 63 Issue 26, p49
Reports that Time Warner is opening its vast media empire to sell advertisers on the Television Consortium, a fledgling network of independent stations with t he programming by Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution. Ford Motor Co.'s Lincoln-Mercury Division signed on as the first...
- The 'synergy' boomerang. // Advertising Age;7/27/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 30, p18
Editorial. States that although merger or acquisition partners strive for `synergy' to produce a positive, more powerful marketing engine, synergy sometimes comes with a built-in booby trap. Essayist Michael Kinsley's tackling of rapper Ice-T's album `Cop Killer'; Nibbled on the hands that...
- Patrick says TW Cellular will generate $1 billion in revenue. Berniker, Mark // Broadcasting & Cable;12/12/94, Vol. 124 Issue 50, p74
Reports on the claims made by Time Warner Telecommunications president/CEO Dennis Patrick on his company's profit generation from cellular services. Plans for the entry into retail wireless telephony business; Pursuit of financially prudent strategy; Planned upgrade of its cable plant in...
- TW reports first-quarter losses. Katz, Michael // Broadcasting & Cable;4/22/96, Vol. 126 Issue 18, p55
Reports that Time Warner Incorporated has recorded losses of $119 million for first quarter of 1996. Time Warner Cables' subscriber base; Cash flow from Warner's Home box Office; Losses incurred by Time Warner's WB broadcast television network; Views of Richard Reed, an analyst with Arnhold &...
- That's not all, folks. Harrington, John // Crain's New York Business;11/8/93, Vol. 9 Issue 45, p30
Reports on the plans by Time Warner Inc. to establish a commercial television network. Joint venture with Tribune Co.; Broadcast schedule; Pre-programming.
- Time-Warner heads receive cordial hearing by House Judiciary unit. Fields, H. // Publishers Weekly;3/31/89, Vol. 235 Issue 13, p14
Report on the progress of the Time, Inc.-Warner Brothers merger.
- Time spurns Paramount, bids for Warner. // Publishers Weekly;6/30/89, Vol. 235 Issue 26, p18
Reports on Time Inc.'s agreement to pay $14 billion for Warner Communications, in order to repel Paramount Communications hostile takeover bid.