CMP Media's TechWeb Teams With Yahoo! to Deliver Business Technology News

Daily Technology News From InformationWeek and InternetWeek Now Available on Yahoo! News

Jul 16, 2001

CMP Media's TechWeb (, the network for Business Technology professionals with purchasing power, announced an editorial content distribution agreement with Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO), a leading global Internet communications, commerce and media company. TechWeb will provide daily IT-related news from InformationWeek and InternetWeek to the technology section of Yahoo!® News (*, the most popular news site on the Web according to Media Metrix(1).

"This agreement will broaden the information access for Yahoo! users, providing the essential content that business technology professionals need to make technology buying decisions," said Amy Sklar, managing director, CMP Media's TechWeb. "We are excited to partner with Yahoo! and offer our news on their network."

"The addition of headline news from Information Week and InternetWeek ensures that our readers can always stay on top of breaking news and events in the business technology sector," said Kourosh Karimkhany, senior producer, Yahoo! News. "This agreement with TechWeb also helps Yahoo! News continue providing our readers with the an expansive lineup of the Web's leading news sources and content spanning virtually every news category."

About CMP's TechWeb

CMP Media's TechWeb ( is the network for Business Technology professionals with purchasing power. With up-to-the-minute IT- related news and information from, and, TechWeb continues assisting business technology professionals to make timely, well-informed buying decisions. CMP's news and information is created and managed by a team of experienced and talented journalists that know the IT industry inside and out. TechWeb debuted in 1994 as the first online news source for IT news and information on the Web.

About CMP Media LLC

CMP Media LLC ( is a leading high-tech media company providing essential information and marketing services to the entire technology spectrum-the builders, sellers and users of technology worldwide. Capitalizing on its editorial strength, CMP is uniquely positioned to offer marketers comprehensive, integrated media solutions tailored to meet their individual needs. Its diverse products and services include newspapers, magazines, Internet products, research, direct marketing services, education and training, trade shows and conferences, custom publishing, testing and consulting.

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  Michael Grover            Dean Jutilla
  CMP Media's TechWeb       Yahoo! Inc.
  781.839.1213              408.349.5338 



Contact: Michael Grover of CMP Media's TechWeb, 781-839-1213,; or Dean Jutilla of Yahoo! Inc., 408-349-5338,


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