NewsEdge Announces Electronic Publishing Technology

By Hane, Paula J. | Information Today, April 2001 | Go to article overview

NewsEdge Announces Electronic Publishing Technology


Hane, Paula J., Information Today


NewsEdge Corp. has long been in the business of providing packaged information products for corporate knowledge workers' desktops. Its NewsEdge Live and NewsEdge Insight products combine three components in the package: the company's technology, syndicated content and infrastructure, and the user interface. Last May, NewsEdge announced a "strategic realignment" for the company, and its launch into providing syndicated e-content and infrastructure services to insert into business-oriented Web sites--portals, extranets, and e-commerce business exchanges. [See the May 15, 2000 NewsBreak at http://www.infotoday.com/newsbreaks/nb000515-1.htm.] This uncoupled the interface from the other two components. Now NewsEdge has announced that one of the three components, its technology, will be available separately and for licensing to organizations that are creating and managing content.

NewsEdge Electronic Publishing Technology enables content creators and information providers to collect and standardize content from disparate sources, classify that content with NewsEdge's patented taxonomy of over 2,000 topics, and deliver it to the Web in real-time XML format. Electronic Publishing Technology also allows publishers to take advantage of NewsEdge's industry expertise in refining, tagging, prioritizing, and distributing news content. The Electronic Publishing Technology will then deliver the story headlines, in real time, to the publishers' subscribing customers as a streaming or episodic feed, or as syndicated content to other NewsEdge-hosted services. Publishers' Webmasters can thus post content faster, and it's easier for users to find the content they want because of the categorizing and tagging.

"NewsEdge has for years been a leader in bringing content to the Web. Now, we are applying our unique technology and taxonomy expertise to the publishing world," said Cliff Pollan, CEO of NewsEdge. "Our Electronic Publishing Technology will enable content creators and new-media publishers to overcome the tremendous challenges posed by moving their print franchises, internally developed off-line content, and content from disparate sources to the Web."

NewsEdge has also announced that Business.com, a Web-based business-information site, had licensed the NewsEdge technology. [See the February 5, 2001 Weekly News Digest at http://www.infotoday.com/newsbreaks/wnd0l0205.htm.] Business.com doesn't originate content, but licenses it from other publishers. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Sign up now for a free, 1-day trial and receive full access to:

  • Questia's entire collection
  • Automatic bibliography creation
  • More helpful research tools like notes, citations, and highlights
  • Ad-free environment

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this article

This article has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this article

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited article

NewsEdge Announces Electronic Publishing Technology
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.