Yahoo! is now offering insurance service content online through a deal with InsWeb. Users can comparison shop and get quotes on homeowner, renter, health, life and car insurance; however, actual sign-up has to take place offline because the government still won't recognize digital signatures. The service is available at www.insweb.com or at quote.yahoo.com or insurance.yahoo.com.
Former Time Warner executive John Missale is launching his own consulting and technology company called Rant Technology, specializing in digital asset management systems for advertising, TV, publishing, film and Internet industries.
DoubleClick named Jeffrey Epstein to chief financial officer. Mr. Epstein was most recently CFO at King World Productions, New York.
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