Results 21-40 of 196 for Robert Conlin. Offers Corporate Cyber-Squatting Shield

Domain registrar unveiled a new service for corporate clients Tuesday that it says will help prevent cyber-squatting, the practice of registering a domain name in a effort to hold it hostage from the holder of an established trademark.

Dutch Bank Takes Stake In Asian B2B E-Commerce

ABN Amro, the Netherlands' largest bank, announced today that it has moved into the China and Hong Kong markets by taking a 40 percent equity stake in the B2B e-commerce unit of General Electric.

Venture Capital Firms Team With Brokerage Supergroup

Online brokers Charles Schwab, Ameritrade (Nasdaq: AMTD) and TD Waterhouse (NYSE: TWE) announced today that they will join three prominent Internet venture capital firms to open an Internet-based investment bank by early next year.

Snap, Xoom Sign $75M Deal With Medical Site and announced today that they have signed a three-year, $75 million (US$) agreement with Healthgate Data Corp., a health and medical resource site.

AOL Grabs Piece of

In a broad three-year alliance between two leading interactive media and entertainment companies, America Online (NYSE: AOL) will invest $30 million (US$) and take an equity stake in Viacom subsidiary To Acquire For $300M

Internet postage provider announced today that it has acquired privately-held for stock worth $300 million (US$).

Autobytel Drives Off With CarSmart

Online auto retail referral site ABTL) announced today that it has agreed to acquire A.I.N. Corporation, the owner of, in a cash and stock deal valued at $31.8 million (US$).

Microsoft Slams Priceline Suit As ‘Desperate Attempt’

"Name-your-price" sales pioneer PCLN) filed suit against Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) in a Connecticut federal court today, claiming that the software giant's subsidiary infringed upon its patented hotel price matching service.

CVS To Fill Online Orders For Merck-Medco

Leading pharmacy chain CVS Corporation (NYSE: CVS) and Merck-Medco Managed Care L.L.C., one of the country's foremost providers of prescription drug care, announced today that CVS will be the exclusive provider of over-the-counter medicine and general health products for Merck-Medco's online busines...

Commerce One Accelerates Global Expansion Pace

Business to business e-commerce solutions provider Commerce One (Nasdaq: CMRC) announced yesterday that it has inked a deal with an Australian telecommunications company to establish a business-to-business marketplace portal for Australia and New Zealand.

Travelocity, Preview Travel Become One

Online travel sites and Preview Travel (Nasdaq: PTVL) announced a merger today that will create an e-commerce entity with more than 17 million registered members and more than $1 billion (US$) in projected 1999 sales. The companies say that the merger will create the largest e-commer...

Allen’s Vulcan Ventures Pumps $1.65 Billion Into RCN

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has continued his push to combine Internet content with state-of-the-art delivery networks by investing $1.65 billion (US$) in RCN (Nasdaq: RCNC), a Princeton, New Jersey-based telecommunications company.

Live Interaction Crucial to E-Commerce Success

The growing consensus among top industry leaders is that the standard e-commerce model of click and buy with no live interaction is going the way of the Commodore 64. In a word, e-commerce with a human touch is "in."

Microsoft Invests $15 Million in Akamai Technologies

Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Akamai Technologies, a cutting-edge Internet content delivery service, announced Monday that Microsoft Corp. has made a $15 million (US$) investment in the company and will integrate its software into Akamai's expanding network.

Global Sports Joins Auction Fray With Sporting Goods Site

Seeking to leverage its e-commerce ties with some of America's leading sporting goods retailers, Global Sports, Inc. (Nasdaq: GSPT) announced today that it plans to launch a sporting goods auction site in the fourth quarter of 1999.

Earthlink, MindSpring To Merge

National Internet service providers EarthLink(Nasdaq: ELNK) and MindSpring (Nasdaq: MSPG) announced a merger today that would create the nation's second-largest ISP and "offer a clear alternative to AOL."

‘Interactive Playground’ Gets $50 Million Investment

Children-oriented Web site MaMaMedia, Inc. announced today that it has raised $50 million (US$) in its most recent round of equity funding.

Excite@Home Brings Broadband to Germany

Leading portal and high-speed Internet access company Excite@Home (Nasdaq: ATHM) announced Wednesday that it will create a joint venture with a German cable operator and its parent company to bring high-speed cable Internet access to 2.2 million German homes.

CEO Tapped To Head New CDNow, Columbia House Venture

Executives at Sony Corporation of America and Time Warner announced Wednesday that 42 year-old Scott Flanders has been chosen to lead the new publicly-traded company that will emerge from the merger of CDNow (Nasdaq: CDNW) and music marketer Columbia House.

ePhysician and Medsite Write Joint Online Prescription and announced today that they have teamed up to provide health care professionals with online access to thousands of medical books, journals, software and other medical supplies.

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