Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) announced yesterday that it had reached an agreement to acquire FreeWheel Media Inc., a video advertising platform. While the exact price of the acquisition remains undisclosed, it is speculated to be around $320 million.
Dan Rayburn submits: One of the things I've seen some bloggers, Wall Street analysts and readers commenting on regarding the Level 3 (LVLT) and Comcast (CMCSA) dispute, is the idea that Level 3 only won the Netflix (
We are awash in content. It is actually a problem now. As audiences have become more vocal about what they need, brands and businesses have become more active in providing them that "great" content. "Alas" - and you will excuse the vernacular - "most of it aint great." On March 21-22, I will join several hundred social media leaders from the North America and Europe for a two-day summit on social media and content marketing.
By Dan Rayburn: Today, Netflix (NFLX) announced that they have been actively working to build out their own network of caches inside ISP networks and have officially launched the "Netflix Open Connect Content Delivery Network".
You’ve uploaded your company logo, started putting together your photo albums and you’re even frantically adding friends and family to try and get the ball rolling, but how do you go about selling your business to your consumers and crafting a slick, professional, and, above all, convincing company bio?
You need to persuade potential customers to spend their time and money with you in the following ways:
Grabbing their attention
Selling to them
Dan Rayburn submits: It was only five months ago that Amazon (AMZN) added an SLA and more edge locations to their CDN offering CloudFront, and last night Amazon took the service a step further with the
Michelle Galanter Applebaum submits: The Steel Company Value Monitor is a monthly review focused on steel company stock performance and valuation. In this report we examine 16 different valuation and performance metrics for 40 steel and steel-related stocks.
Dan Rayburn submits: Yesterday, Comcast (CMCSA) posted another entry on their blog entitled, "10 Facts About Peering, Comcast and Level 3." Amongst some of the points that Comcast wants us to believe is that this entire debate with Level 3 (LVLT) i