Online movie superstore BigStar.com, New York, will be the exclusive filmed entertainment retail partner for Pasadena, Calif.-based Internet service provider EarthLink under a marketing partnership. The deal gives EarthLink members access to BigStar.com's selection of more than 69,000 video and DVD titles. BigStar.com also will be the official online movie superstore in the EarthLink Mall.
PlanetRx.com closed a $50 million round of equity funding from strategic and financial investors. Investors include News Corp., Tenet Healthcare Corp., HealthSouth Corp. and Amerindo Technology Fund.
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