Re: [POINTCAST SET TO BE SWALLOWED BY NEWS CORP. - 3/21/97]
Murdoch and others have gotten very rich by buying already proven
products and services and managing them well whilst knocking out any
competition. That's easier to do if you buy a product with immense market
pentration, ala Pointcast, rather than risk your money on somehting
untried--as say teh Washington Post did on Digital Ink.
On Sat, 22 Mar 1997, Karl Lietzan 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?
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