MTV buys Flux to add video content to network of 1000 sites
by Brian Blum
05 Oct 2008
MTV Networks has acquired the remaining portion of Social Project that it did not already own. Social Project is behind the Flux social-networking platform that powers many of MTV’s sites, including MTV.com,
Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.