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INTERNET BUSINESS NEWS-(C)1995-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD, an online community for user-generated content, has been acquired by MTV Networks (MTV), a music and entertainment company.

MTV Networks has acquired the site, which reportedly attracted 3.1m unique visitors in September, from Gorilla National, an online ad-sales representation company., which is aimed at female teenagers, joins MTV's MTV Kids and Family Group digital portfolio, which also includes the and

According to the MTVN Kids and Family Group, it intends to make a destination site offering a deeper sense of social networking.

MTV did not disclose the financial terms of the deal, but said it was one of the group's smaller online purchases.

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Date:Oct 18, 2006
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