Tuesday, February 28, 2006
News Corp Targets Cell Phone Entertainment
News Corp's Fox Mobile Entertainment yesterday said that the firm is
launching Mobizzo, a new, mobile content store and production studio
exclusively focused on creating cell phone entertainment. The firm said
that the venture will feature games, music, general entertainment, and
more from News Corp's worldwide divisions. The new service, available
right now on Cingular and T-Mobile, provides content from Fox brands such
as Family Guy, Napolean Dynamite, Ice Age; music from Warner Music; a (More info...)

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ValueClick Restates Results, Reports Earnings
Westlake Village-based ValueClick yesterday announced its 2005 earnings, and said that it would restate its 2004 results due to an error relating to its 2004 income tax benefit calculations. The company said that it will restate year end December 31, 2004 results, and results for the first three quarters of 2004, along with quarterly results for 2005. For Q4 of 2005, ValueClick reported income of $13.6M on revenues of $116.6M. For the year, the company earned 39.7M on revenues of $304M.

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V-ENABLE Scores $6M Funding
San Diego-based V-ENABLE has received $6M in a new, venture capital round. V-ENABLE said this morning that the funding round came from SoftBank Capital and Palisades Ventures. V-ENABLE is developing search technology for accessing mobile content and applications via voice and text. The firm's voice search technology is targeted at wireless carriers and mobile application developers. V-ENABLE said that it will use the funds to accelerate development of its platform, and strengthen direct sales an (More info...)

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Coradiant Adds VC To Board
San Diego-based Coradiant, a provider of monitoring equipment for Web oeprations teams, said today that it has appointed Dixon Doll to its board of directors. Doll is the founder and managing general partner for DCM-Doll Capital Management, an existing investor in the firm. Coradiant is developing data monitoring equipment, targeted at enterprise management software systems. The firm is also backed by Desjardins, GrandeBanks Capital, and Miramar.

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Language Weaver Adds Resellers
Los Angeles-based Language Weaver, a provider of automated translation software, has added two new resellers for the firm. Language Weaver said that it has added Basis Technology and Miracle Machines as VARs for the company. Basis serves the Japanese market, and Miracle Machines serves Indonesia and Southeast Asia. Basis focuses on text mining, information retrieval, and advanced linguistics, and is supported by the CIA's venture arm, In-Q-Tel, which is also a supporter of Language Weaver. Langu (More info...)

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SOA Software, Forum Systems Partner
Santa Monica, California-based SOA Software and Salt Lake City, Utah-based Forum Systems said yesterday that the two firms will deliver integrated management and monitoring solutions. The two companies are integrating SOA Software's Service Manager product to manage Forum's policy enforcement hardware and software. SOA's software will pull performance and availability statistics from the Forum products. Forum Systems is a provider of XML acceleration hardware and software, used to manage SOA sec (More info...)

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