AbsoluteFuture.com Announces Full Launch of Internet Interview
AbsoluteFuture.com (OTC Bulletin Board: AFTI - news) announced that it has now released the full version of the brand new Internet Interview Web site, a premier, state-of-the-art Internet recruiting site featuring high tech professionals. The new version has been rebuilt from the ground-up to provid(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
NBC and Egreetings Announce Strategic Marketing Partnership
NBC to Invest in Popular Digital Greetings Web Site
NBC and Egreetings Network, Inc., which operates a leading online digital greeting and gift site called Egreetings.com, jointly announced a strategic partnership in an innovative cross-marketing agreement to promote the network's premiere programs(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Infonautics' Shopping Sleuth Service Available At Retail Complex
Infonautics and the Plaza and Court at King of Prussia Join to Enhance Holiday Shopping
WAYNE, Pa., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Infonautics, Inc. (Nasdaq: INFO - news), a pioneering Internet information services company, today announced an agreement with the Plaza and Court at King of Prussia, Pennsylv(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
U.S. credit card companies move onto Net to market
NEW YORK, Nov 23 (Reuters) - U.S. credit card companies like MBNA Corp. (NYSE:KRB - news) and Providian Financial Corp. (NYSE:PVN - news) are moving to the Internet to dig for new customers, hold on to old ones and cut costs, financial analysts said
The basic credit card concept likely will not cha(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Plugged In: Can the Internet Save Comics?
By Scott Hillis
Step aside, Superman. Move over, Wonder Woman. The Streak and Imitatia are some of the new names in town. And they're not just any old superheroes -- they're wired, too.
Faced with falling sales and waning interest, the industry that gave the world the superhero is struggling to ho(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Fugitive Captured Via Web Pic Sentenced to Prison
The former head of a luxury Manhattan apartment tenants association who was snared by an Internet photograph after fleeing to South Africa with hundreds of thousands of dollars, was sentenced to 22 months in prison Tuesday.
Steven Nelson Delit, 54, was arrested in May after voluntarily surrendering(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Trade Body Chief Deplores Fake WTO Web Sites
World Trade Organization Director-General Mike Moore on Tuesday accused opponents of the body who have set up fake WTO Web sites of deliberately misleading people seeking information on its activities.
Dozens of such Web sites on the Internet have been created in the run-up to the WTO's Ministerial(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Lycos to Buy Gamesville.com, No. 2 Game Site
By Eric Auchard
In the second major Internet gaming deal this week, Lycos Inc. (NasdaqNM:LCOS - news) on Tuesday said it would buy privately held Gamesville.com, the second most popular online games site, for $207 million in stock.
Lycos said in a statement it plans to fold this latest in a string(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
AOL, Intuit Plan Online Bill-Paying Service
By Eric Auchard
NEW YORK (Reuters) - America Online Inc. (NYSE:AOL - news), the dominant provider of consumer Internet services, and Intuit Inc. (NasdaqNM:INTU - news), the financial services software company, said on Tuesday they would offer an online service for paying household bills early next (Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Internet America Finalizes Acquisition of PDQ.Net
Internet America Finalizes Acquisition of PDQ.Net; Over 145,000 Subscribers for Combined Entity
Internet America, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEEK - news) announced today that it has finalized the previously disclosed acquisition of PDQ.Net, Incorporated, a Houston-based Internet service provider. Internet Ameri(Added: Tue Nov 23 1999)
CAM Partners With WineAccess.com to Deliver E-Commerce Solutions to Wine...
CAM Partners With WineAccess.com to Deliver E-Commerce Solutions to Wine Retailers
CAM Data (Nasdaq:CADA - news) Monday announced that it has partnered with WineAccess.com of Narberth, Penn. to provide e-commerce solutions to wine retailers by linking its popular CAM III, CAM-32, and Retail STAR re(Added: Mon Nov 22 1999)
Nike Offers Design-Your-Own Sneakers
By Chris Stetkiewicz
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Nike Inc. is giving customers a shot at being the next Michael Jordan -- not a chance to play pro basketball, but to design their own sneakers.
Starting on Monday, a new division called NIKEiD will let buyers customize two shoe models on Nike's (NYSE:NKE - (Added: Tue Nov 23 1999)
SBC, Prodigy to Combine Internet Units
By Barbara Etzel
NEW YORK (Reuters) - SBC Communications Inc. (NYSE:SBC - news), the No. 1 local telephone operator, and Prodigy Communications Corp. (NasdaqNM:PRGY - news) on Monday said they agreed to combine their consumer and small business Internet operations.
The deal gives San Antonio, Texa(Added: Tue Nov 23 1999)
NetDestinations: Talking Turkey on the Net
By Jonathan Oatis
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Looking for last-minute tips on preparing the perfect Thanksgiving meal? The Internet's bounty of information is another thing to be thankful for.
The Net bubbles with cooking sites, such as Epicurious (http://www.epicurious.com), Cooking.com (http://www.cook(Added: Tue Nov 23 1999)
Internet Gives Elderly Link to Life
By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Is the fountain of youth available at the click of a mouse?
Experts say nursing home residents, even the frail ones, take to computers quickly and can revitalize their lives through e-mail and the Internet.
"The Internet is a window to life,(Added: Sun Nov 21 1999)
Priceline.com Expands Mortgage Features
STAMFORD, Conn. (Reuters) - Priceline.com Inc. (NasdaqNM:PCLN - news), the 'name-your-own-price' Internet commerce firm, said on Sunday it has added some features to its online home mortgage service in the northeastern United States in a bid to boost revenues.
The Stamford, Conn.-based company said(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Internet Is One Big Joke for High-Tech Firm
By Jeffrey Heller
HERZLIYA, Israel (Reuters) - Don't laugh. An Internet start-up company believes it can joke its way to success.
NetCustomize Corp, powered by an Israeli research and development team and based in New York, has launched a humor Web site that tailors itself to a user's tastes throu(Added: Wed Nov 24 1999)
Company aims to 'sonify' Web, partners with Yahoo
By Scott Hillis
Beatnik Inc. wants to bring you the Internet with all the bells and whistles. Literally.
The Santa Clara, Calif.-based company is pushing what it calls the 'sonification' of the World Wide Web in which sounds and music are generated with the nudge of a mouse or the tap of key.
On (Added: Mon Nov 22 1999)
Qwest Communications to Deliver Next Generation Internet Services Faster
First All-Optical, Coast-to-Coast Network Will Increase Capacity Over World's Largest, Completed Fiber Network
Key Network Benefits: -- New optical technology will reduce operating costs up to 70 percent --Decrease the number of network regeneration points by as much as 90 percent -- Reduce backbon(Added: Sun Nov 21 1999)
Brazil Stakes Claim on Global Online Map
By John Miller
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Not so long ago, men and women in stuffy business suits crammed into luxury hotel conference rooms in Brazil's financial capital of Sao Paulo to talk about things like stocks, banking and auto parts.
Now, twentysomething cyber entrepreneurs in jeans and plaid s(Added: Sat Nov 20 1999)
SmartPortfolio.Com Announces Investment Opinion
The following is market news from the NEW SmartPortfolio.Com, Inc., located on the web at the newly redesigned site: http://www.smartportfolio.com
Stock prices are reflective of November 19, 1999 at 6:30 PM, EST.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 31.81 to 11003.89, the S&P 500 closed (Added: Sat Nov 20 1999)
adam.com Announces Organizational Changes For Continued Growth
adam.com (Nasdaq:ADAM - news) announced today a series of organizational changes designed to position the company for growth and to execute on its role as a leading source of online health and medical information.
As part of the changes, Brian Co, president of adam.com, will leave the company to pu(Added: Fri Nov 19 1999)
University of Michigan Develops the World's Smallest Web Server
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Michigan's Center for Information Technology Integration (CITI) today announced, in partnership with Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB - news), the world's leading provider of smart card-based technology, the development of the first Web server to run(Added: Fri Nov 19 1999)
Exodus Announces Two-for-One Stock Split
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--Nov. 19, 1999-Exodus Communications(TM), Inc. (NASDAQ:EXDS - news), a leader in complex Internet hosting and managed services, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a two-for-one stock split, to be effected in the form of a stock dividend. The record date for (Added: Fri Nov 19 1999)
jeTECH DATA SYSTEMS Chooses Exodus for Server Hosting and Management
CAMARILLO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 19, 1999--jeTECH DATA SYSTEMS INC. today announced that it has selected Exodus Communications(TM) Inc. (Nasdaq:EXDS - news), a leader in complex Internet hosting and managed services, to provide Internet server hosting and management for elabor.com(TM), jeTEC(Added: Fri Nov 19 1999)
NetUSA Launches Silicon Valley High Tech
FREMONT, Calif.--Nov. 19, 1999--NetUSA, Inc. (OTCBB: NTSA - news) announced today that it has launched the electronic edition of its Silicon Valley High Tech magazine.
The magazine, a Chinese language high technology publication, is now available online at http://www.svhitech.com. The current issu(Added: Fri Nov 19 1999)
Judge Grants GoTo.com Preliminary Injunction Against Disney & Infoseek Logo
Company Press Release Judge Grants GoTo.com Preliminary Injunction Against Disney & Infoseek Use of Go.com Logo LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 1999--United States District Court Chief Judge Terry J. Hatter, Jr. issued an order on Friday, November 12, granting the preliminary injunction req(Added: Sun Nov 14 1999)