'It's certainly a slightly lowerrisk way to test the product out,' said Jupiter Media Metrix analyst David Card about the CompuServe
I've already noted the similar story of how AOL and CompuServe
learned to provide access to the rest of the Net or risk losing customers.
"Minority communities make up a growing and important market that will respond to the convenience and community this new service will offer," says Audrey Weil, CompuServe
's general manager and senior vice president at AOL.
America Online Inc has made Stamps.com Inc the exclusive provider of internet postage on AOL, Netscape and CompuServe-branded CD- ROMs, as well as Netscape's Delivery Center and planned shipping sites on CompuServe
UK has launched its new CompuServe
Portfolio service which allows Internet users to manage investments and track major money markets.
Circuit City is offering customers a $400 rebate, but shoppers only qualify for it if they sign up for a three-year contract with Internet service provider CompuServe
In the first deal of its kind, the mighty America Online gave up majority control of one of its subsidiaries, AOL/ Compuserve
France, the Gallic arm of its AOL/Bertelsmann Europe alliance.
American Lawyer Media (New York) and CompuServe
, a division of America Online, have entered into a partnership to establish a co-branded CompuServe
2000-AIM Internet information service for lawyers and legal professionals.
Box 818, Florissant, CO 80816; phone/fax: 719-748-8309; 71511.515@ compuserve
InteliHealth), CBS.com (Life Section), CompuServe
(Go:InteliHealth) and PointCast (Health Channel), as well as quarterly magazine supplements, radio health minutes and television commentaries.
Affordable worldwide phone service is coming to almost 850,000 CompuServe
subscribers in Europe through a distribution agreement with MediaRing, Inc.
* A forum--similar in structure to the AICPA Online forums and the Compuserve
forums--is available at all times for posting messages for instructors and for other students: Someone can post a query at midnight, another student can respond the next morning and the first student can read the response at lunchtime.