ABC sees big profit potential from on-line news venture

Sacharow, Anya
April 1997
MediaWeek;04/07/97, Vol. 7 Issue 14, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on ABC News' on-line news service on the Internet. Statement from ABC News Vice President Jeff Gralnick; ABC's on-line competitors in the news broadcasting business.


Related Articles

  • ABC, News Corp team on online `TV guide.' Haar, Steven Vonder // Inter@ctive Week;03/23/98, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p18 

    Looks at the plans of the television network station News Corporation to enter an exclusive deal to serve up video clips online in order to promote programming from ABC Television Network. What the company plans to offer video promoting; Comments from Matt Jacobson, executive vice president of...

  • 'Nova' and ABC team. Oei, Lily // Daily Variety;4/29/2002, Vol. 275 Issue 42, p6 

    Reports on the partnership between public broadcasting science staple 'Nova' with ABC News to provide science and technology content under the banner 'Nova News Minutes.' Provision of short features to ABC NewsOne Service; Producer of the show; Audience watching 'Nova' on PBS.

  • Facebook Proves Elusive. Weprin, Alex // Broadcasting & Cable;8/18/2008, Vol. 138 Issue 32, p2 

    The article reports that the online application U.S. Politics, introduced in partnership by the company ABC News and Facebook Inc., to engage users during the presidential election season has been removed. It mentions that the removal is one of the steps taken by television news organizations to...

  • ABC's online service applies guerrilla tactics. Pollack, Judann // Advertising Age;3/1/1999, Vol. 70 Issue 9, p1 

    This article reports on the guerilla marketing campaign launched by ABCNews.com in New York City as of March 1999. The online news service is taking it to the streets to reach office workers, who studies show are going online in unprecedented numbers to keep up with breaking news during the day....

  • Broadcasters taking steps to ward off piracy. GIUFFRE, LIZ // Metro;Spring2012, Issue 174, p109 

    The article focuses on the eradication of Internet piracy by the international broadcasters. It informs that to eradicate piracy, broadcasters are adopting several ways to stop the illegal online media services. It further states that the American Broadcasting Co. has made the online episodes of...

  • Stations Go National on Web. Sherman, Jay // Television Week;5/9/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 19, p1 

    Reports on the joint venture between ABC and Worldnow to launch the Local Media Network, an online network that will seek national advertising and provide additional content for television station Web sites in the U.S. Details of the venture; Potential advantages of Web sites to television...

  • CompuServe tries to wow families.  // Consumer Reports;Aug96, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p8 

    Discusses Wow!, a family-oriented online service introduced by CompuServe. Various services provided for adults and children; Reasons for considering the product; Contact point.

  • site geist.  // Information World Review;Dec2000, Issue 164, p84 

    Provides news on the online information services industry as of December 2000. Digital Freedom Network's contest entitled Foil the Filters; Information on Brave New World, a Web site about children's health conditions.

  • Managing Electronic Content Logjams. Jacobs, Leslie // Online;May/Jun2003, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p60 

    Deals with managing electronic content logjams which pose a problem to information content deployers and vendors in the U.S. Examples of the problems caused by electronic content logjams; Reason behind the occurrence of electronic content logjams; Discussion on how the information content...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics