Caroline Little at Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
says her company is starting to use that kind of ad targeting technology on its sites, too.
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OPA's founding members are CBS MarketWatch; CNET Networks, Inc.; CondeNet; ESPN.com; The Industry Standard; KnightRidder.com/Real Cities; MSNBC.com; New York Times Digital; Salon Media Group, Inc.; USATODAY.com; Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
; and Wall Street Journal Online.
"This partnership with Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
reflects our commitment to include only the best and most trusted information sources on our site -- sources that meet the Britannica standard," said Paul Hoffman, publisher of Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
* Marc Teren, CEO of Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
, has been appointed CEO of Cahners Business Information, with experience prior to the Washington Post in leading Disney's new media strategy.
*Social site affiliates with Post Co.: Facebook.com, the on-line social site, said last week that Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
had built two political applications that allow access to Facebook's millions of users.
IDG and CMP Media join previously announced iCopyright.com pilot participants Ziff-Davis, Dow Jones & Company, Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
, PricewaterhouseCoopers, COMTEX, and the Software & Information Industry Association.
has changed its comments policy for blogs," the report states.
In other mergers and acquisitions news, The Washington Post Co.'s Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
(WPNI) last week purchased SHOP DC, an on-line shopping and fashion guide from the site's founder.
The technology company's clients also include Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
, Cox Newspapers, and nearly 100 other newspaper and non-newspaper entities.
has appointed Cliff Sloan, general counsel of Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive
, as the new publisher of Slate.
Before joining the company in Las Vegas, Curley worked as vice president of product development at WashingtonPost.Newsweek Interactive
. Prior to that, he was director of new media and development at the Naples Daily News and its sister publications in Florida.