Re: [POINTCAST SET TO BE SWALLOWED BY NEWS CORP. - 3/21/97]
On Sat, 22 Mar 1997, Paul Jones wrote:
Not that I'm any kind of an expert, but I think that Murdoch could develop
something better than PointCast for a lot less than 400 - 500 million.
What's going on here?
> Pointcast's management thinks they can get News Corp. to "dramatically
> sweeten the offer. After all, we have what they want -- an online news
> strategy -- and it will cost them a boatload more to try to bootstrap
> their own push technology," says Crusty's Pointcast wonks.