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Cleared for E-Trade-Telebanc Merger
The U.S. Office of Thrift
Supervision describes E-Trade's application to acquire Telebanc as "complete."
Retailers, Web companies pick
to Buy MapQuest.com for $1.1 Billion
the USWeb Merger
This week's $5.9 billion acquisition
of USWeb/CKS by Whittman-Hart creates a homegrown behemoth in the Internet business-consulting
sector. So why doesn't Wall Street like it?
Media Flashes the Cash
Billionaire French luxury
goods tycoon Bernard Arnault snapped up a $122 million minority stake in women-oriented
Net Firms Do The 'Click-And-Mortar' Two-Step
Three Internet superpowers
went looking for new customers among the aisles of brick-and-mortar giants. By
week's end, they joined forces with some of the mightiest offline retailers in
a string of alliances that could reshape the Internet economy.
Shoppers: Kmart Turns On Blue Light
CMGI agreed to acquire direct
e-mail marketing firm Yesmail.com today for about $520 million in stock. And it
wants to acquire your e-mail address, too.
to Link With Microsoft Office
of the Free?
When Free PC was acquired
by Emachines this week, many were quick to sound the death knell of one of the
splashier business models to come along on the Web - giving stuff away for free.
and Amazon Strike $10 Million Deal
In a move that helps secure
Ashford.com's position in the cutthroat market for luxury goods sold online, the
company sold a 16 percent stake to Amazon.com in return for $10 million and marketing
commitments, the companies said today.
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