Itโ€™s over Johnny! Microsoft and NBC have officially ended it.

NBC announced today that they have re-acquired full ownership of MSNBC.com, purchasing the remaining shares of the site from Microsoft.  Currently the new plan is to rebrand the site as NBCNews.com while continuing to provide news information to MSN.com, a Microsoft news portal. For the short term, MSNBC.com is going to mirror the NBCNews.com home page. The reported cost of this acquisition was $300 million US thus ending the 16 year partnership between Microsoft and Comcast’s NBCUniversal. Read the full story here.



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • CRM has long been seen as a must-have sales tool. However, much of the value of traditional CRM accrues to managers, not the reps that use them daily. Learn how CRM designed for the individual benefits the entire sales organization from increased data quality to more predictable revenue pipelines.

  • In today's distributed enterprise, the need to share information has gone beyond what traditional systems provide. At the same time, cloud networks are on the rise among organizations. While employees have become used to consumer-grade file sync and share (FSS) solutions in their personal lives, enterprise IT is increasingly recognizing the need to deploy a business-ready file sync and share solution that is suitable across different devices and locations. Read this research report to learn why current …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date