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PublicNASDAQ:NWS
Date6/2013
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitenewscorp.com
Twitter@NWScorp
CategoryNews/Media
Employees10,000
Founded1980
DescriptionNews Conglomerate

Offices

New York, USA
1211 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY
USA

People

CEO Education Division
CEO, News UK
CEO, The New York Post
CEO, News Corp Australia
CEO, Harper Collins
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Technology Officer
SVP Investor Relations
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Acquisitions

Total$378M
CloudPress, 3/2014
Storyful, 12/2013 €18M
Wireless Generation, 11/2010 $360M
Skiff, 6/2010
iList, 4/2010
Dow Jones & Co., 12/2007
BeliefNet, 12/2007
Intermix Media, 7/2005
Fox Entertainment Group, 3/2005

Investments

RelateIQ 3/2014
Roku 5/2013
Roku 7/2012
Beyond Oblivion 3/2011
Rubicon Project 11/2010
Beyond Oblivion 4/2010
AdChina 7/2009
Wego 1/2008
GetPrice 10/2007
Mahalo 1/2007

Funding

TOTAL $12.5M
FUNDING TOTAL $12.5M
Venture Round, 1/2010
$12.5M

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News Corp

News Corp is the world’s largest media conglomerate company.

News Corporation is a diversified global media company with operations in eight industry segments: filmed entertainment; television; cable network programming; direct broadcast satellite television; magazines and inserts; newspapers and information services; book publishing; and other. The activities of News Corporation are conducted principally in the United States, Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, Australia, Asia and Latin America.

Fox Interactive Media (FIM) oversees News Corporation’s Internet business operations.

News Corp’s subsidiaries include:

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  1. Born In The Egyptian Revolution, CloudPress Gets Acqui-hired By News Corp (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. News Corp Acquires Social News Agency Storyful (newscorp.com) [edit]
  3. News Corp Shells Out $360 Million For EdTech Company Wireless Generation (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  4. News Corp. Buys E-Reading Platform Skiff From Hearst, Invests In Journalism OnlineNews Corp. Buys E-Reading Platform Skiff From Hearst, Invests In Journalism Online (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Why News Corporation Buys Spymaster and iList Micro Social Gamer Irata Labs? (ceoworld.biz) [edit]
  6. News Corporation Completes Dow Jones & Co. Acquisition (newscorp.com) [edit]
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  8. News Corporation to Acquire Intermix Media, Inc. (newscorp.com) [edit]
  9. News Corporation Completes Acquisition of Fox (newscorp.com) [edit]
  10. Enterprise Relationship Manager RelateIQ Raises $40M (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  11. Roku Wants To Be Part Of Your Next Smart TV, Raises $60 Million To Do It (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  12. Roku Becomes Pay TV’s Streaming Box Of Choice, Raises $45 Million From News Corp, BSkyB, And Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  13. Beyond Oblivion Secures $77 Million Extra Funding (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  14. Business Wire (businesswire.com) [edit]
  15. News Corp. Invests In Music Start-Up Beyond Oblivion (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  16. Leading Chinese Online Advertising Company AdChina Completes Series B Financing (reuters.com) [edit]
  17. Australia's News Digital Buys Stake In Asian Travel Search Site Bezurk (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  18. B&T (bandt.com.au) [edit]
  19. @ D: Calacanis’ New Venture: Mahalo, Human-Powered Search Engine; $16 Million Funding (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  20. News Corp. Got $12.5 Million In Flixster Stock For Rotten Tomatoes (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  21. Confirmed: News Corp Taking Stake In Mid East’s Rotana Group (paidcontent.org) [edit]
    News Corp. To Take Equity Stake In The Rubicon Project In Exchange For FAN (paidcontent.org) [edit]
    News Corp. Sells Fox Mobile Group To Investment Firm Jesta (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    News Corp. finalizing $30M sale of Myspace (venturebeat.com) [edit]
    News Corp Buys Up Australian Parenting Blogs (paidcontent.org) [edit]
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