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  • Fox Mobile Group, Now Jesta Digital, Gets A New CEO

    Could a new name, CEO and parent company help breathe new life into Fox Mobile Group? Investment firm Jesta Group seems to think so. Jesta, which acquired FMG from News Corp. in late December, is renaming the mobile services company as Jesta Digital. Of course, for now, there’s not much difference between Jesta Digital and FMG besides the name and CEO. Jason Aintabi of Jesta Group has… Read More

  • News Corp. Sells Fox Mobile Group To Investment Firm Jesta

    News Corp. Sells Fox Mobile Group To Investment Firm Jesta

    It looks like News Corp. has unloaded its Fox Mobile Group division. According to a release, investment company Jesta Group has acquired Fox Mobile Group (FMG) from News Corporation. Terms of the deal were not disclosed in the release. FMG operates a number of mobile services including Jamba, Jamster, Mobizzo and iLove, as well as Bitbop, a recently launched mobile video service and… Read More

  • Fox Mobile Unveils Bitbop, A Video Subscription Service For Smartphones

    Fox Mobile Group, a division of News Corp’s Digital Media Group, is set to announce a new wireless video subscription service at CTIA later today. Dubbed Bitbop, the service will allow people to view premium video content on their smartphones for $9.99 a month. As GigaOM called it, you can think of the new offering is a Hulu on-the-go. Bitbop users will be able to both stream and… Read More