Time Warner's CNN Interactive will be the premier broadcast news partner for Netscape Netcenter and ICQ, America Online and Time Warner said. The agreement gives Netscape Netcenter users access to CNN.com's top headlines, and to CNN's online news services; CNN will be prominently featured on the Netcenter service, and will have a permanent presence on the Netcenter homepage. Under a separate agreement, AOL's online messaging service ICQ and CNN Interactive will develop a co-branded news offering to be distributed through ICQ's Web site. In related news, Kinko's
entered a marketing agreement with AOL that will promote Kinko's small business services online via all AOL services. AOL's services will be installed and promoted at more than 1,000 Kinko's retail outlets nationally. Kinko's and AOL plan to create a co-branded online destination for AOL members, as well as small businesses, consumers, students and families who use Kinko's services in-store. Kinko's will promote AOL and its in-store offerings in Kinko's print and TV ads, as well as on its Web site.
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