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New Ad Industry Column by Scott G Launched Online Tue, 02 May 2006, 22:11:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander WOODLAND HILLS, CA - May 2 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Advertising industry veteran and consulting creative director Scott G of G-Man Marketing in Los Angeles, announced today that his new column, 'Communication Nation,' will appear exclusively on Advertising Industry Newswire (AdvertisingIndustryNewswire.com).
One Million Blessings Experiment Tue, 02 May 2006, 19:41:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons DALLAS, TX - May 2 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- May 1st marked the final day of a unique online experiment created with the goal of reaching one million people through an emotion evoking, short movie designed by Texas writer and graphic designer Kate Nowak. It features a series of poignant blessings written to help people all over the world feel better about their lives.
Traders Media Unveils InsideFutures.com Wed, 26 Apr 2006, 15:28:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander CHICAGO, IL - Apr. 26 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Traders Media today announced the release of InsideFutures.com, the futures and commodity industry's freshest destination designed to take an 'inside perspective' on futures trading. Serving traders of all skill levels - but particularly geared toward new market participants - the site is focused on industry education, commentary and analysis.
Would You Spend the Night Alone in a Haunted House? Tue, 25 Apr 2006, 21:31:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons LOS ANGELES, CA - Apr. 25 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Do you know of a haunted house or a strange location that people would cross over to the other side of the street to avoid after dark? Somewhere most wouldn't go to in a group, even in the daytime? Would you go alone and what about at midnight? There is one man that would: Tony Hart-Wilden, paranormal investigator and founder of Chasingmidnight.com - one of the Web's leading sites devoted to the mysterious and unexplained.
Prescription4Love, LLC Launches Web Site Fri, 07 Apr 2006, 18:33:00 GMT Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons ATLANTA, GA - Apr. 7 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Prescription4Love, LLC launched its Web Site today; www.Prescription4Love.com is an online dating service specializing in special health conditions, Cancer, Diabetes, IBS, Obesity, Deafness, Allergies, Hepatitis, Infertility/Impotence, etc., including STD conditions. These days, many people are seeking others online and consequently, specialized alternative dating services have emerged.
LureSegue.com is Top Product Selection and Wholesale Account Savings! Wed, 05 Apr 2006, 22:21:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander CINCINNATI, OH - Apr. 5 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Lure Segue, LLC is an established software company who, since 2000, has been designing and developing complex software applications for their business clients. In celebration of Lure Segue's June 1, 2006 software release of the new Premier Client Acquisition Marketing Software application, we will waive our one time processing fee of $59.95 for a wholesale account for companies and individuals.
Online Casino Buys Martin Luther King's Assassin's Bathtub Fri, 31 Mar 2006, 19:03:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander MEMPHIS, TN - Mar. 31 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Online casino GoldenPalace.com added another piece of history to their impressive collection of eccentric historical items with their latest eBay purchase, the bathtub that James Earl Ray was standing in when he shot Martin Luther King in 1968. The bathtub was sold for $7,600.
Arizona Judicial Reform - Dedicated to Justice for All Tue, 14 Mar 2006, 01:33:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander PHOENIX, AZ - Mar. 13 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Arizona based ARIZONA JUDICIAL REFORM (azjudicialreform.org) affirms judicial corruption is deeply rooted within the Arizona Courts. The group is in the process of pressing forward a voter initiative to remove immunity for Arizona Judges, and possibly limiting their terms to four years.
Child Care Made Easy Mon, 13 Mar 2006, 22:52:00 GMT Edited by Carly Zander ORLANDO, FL - Mar. 13 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- A family service that is making headlines in states across the country is now available in Florida. Please help spread the news about FLChildcare.com. It is a one-stop resource for parents searching for child care and other youth services / activities - from a newborn baby to a 17-year-old.
Everest Poker Announces The First Everest Poker European Championship Mon, 6 Mar 2006, 03:16 EST Edited by Carly Zander MONTREAL, Quebec - Mar. 6 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- On the heels of its successful relationships with the French Poker Tour and German Poker Players Association, Everest Poker is pleased to announce the launch of its own Everest Poker European Championship. This pan-European championship is a one-of-a-kind event, consisting of live freeroll satellites throughout Europe and online satellites at EverestPoker.com, all leading up to the championship freeroll final with a 50,000 euro prize pool.
AT&T and BellSouth Merger May Be Bad for Consumers Mon, 6 Mar 2006, 01:53 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons BIRMINGHAM, AL - Mar. 6 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- AT&T is proving that you can put Humpty Dumpty back together again, says SaveOnPhone.com. After a reunion with Southwestern Bell in 2005, AT&T has just announced that it is buying BellSouth. If the sale is approved then 4 of the 7 original Baby Bells will be reunited.
The Latest Buzz in Travel! Thu, 2 Mar 2006, 06:21 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons NEW YORK, NY - Mar. 2 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- New York based Fare Buzz has added New Dimensions to Air Consolidation. With its low consolidator fares and unique fusion of Products, Tools and Service, Fare Buzz has created a Buzz in the Travel Industry.
Online Gambling Portal Guarantees Player Deposits Wed, 1 Mar 2006, 03:13 EST Edited by Carly Zander JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - Mar. 1 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Gambling Insider provides players with peace of mind when they choose an online casino through the site, by means of a deposit insurance up to $1000. Should the player and up in a dispute with the online casino, and there is conclusive proof of wrongdoing by the online casino, Gambling Insider will stand guarantee for the player's deposits up to $1000. This could include failure by the casino to honor winnings, slow payouts or any other form of unfair tactics by the casino.
CarJockey.com Announces Launch of an Online Vehicle Trading System Wed, 1 Mar 2006, 11:03 EST Edited by Christopher Laird Simmons OWENSBORO, KY - Mar. 1 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- CarJockey.com, the Internet's largest wholesale used vehicle network for franchised dealers, announced the successful launch of its online trading system. Unlike other Internet based systems that depend on multiple buyers over extended periods to drive a fair price, CarJockey.com's unique system allows buyers and sellers to complete transactions at market values within minutes. Network members pay no setup fees, no monthly fees, and no listing fees.
Can Pixels Save a Marriage? An Ohio Man Wants to Find Out! Wed, 22 Feb 2006, 05:52 EST Edited by Carly Zander CINCINNATI, OH - Feb. 22 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- An Ohio man is trying to save his marriage using the latest craze in advertising... pixel ads. He's hoping his website (PixelsSavedMyMarriage.com) will help him pay down the debt that's slowly destroying his marriage. Can it be done? Mike Browning plans to find out!
Free Online Poker for Mac Users Comes to Compatiblepoker.com Mon, 20 Feb 2006, 02:14 EST Edited by Carly Zander JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL - Feb. 20 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Compatiblepoker.com opens up a full Mac(R) poker review and compatibility Website on the best free Mac online poker rooms. Compatiblepoker.com's free online poker for Mac review center is said to have the best information for Mac poker players on the web.
Drive For Free Gas Wed, 8 Feb 2006, 11:00 EST Edited by Carly Zander SAN DIEGO, CA - Feb. 8 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Everyone has something to say about high gas prices. FreeGasHelp.com, based in Oceanside, CA, a new and innovative advertising and promotion company, is doing something about it. The company connects businesses with folks willing to display their ad messages on their vehicles. They provide a unique solution that benefits both business and consumers alike.
Credit Card Companies to Raise Minimum Payment Requirements Tue, 31 Jan 2006, 01:07 EST Edited by Carly Zander LOS ANGELES, CA - Jan. 30 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Knockout Debt announced today that it is offering Free Debt Consultations to consumers who may be adversely affected by the increased minimum payment requirements created by the updated guidelines recently released by federal banking regulators. Consumers may soon see significant increases in the required minimum payments on their credit card statements due to the new guidelines. Although the increases may cause a temporary crunch for heavily indebted consumers, financial experts believe that the increased minimums are a sound long term policy.
Soundrangers.com is the Virtual Sound Design Tool Fri, 27 Jan 2006, 02:44 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons SEATTLE, WA - Jan. 27 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Soundrangers, founded in 1998, was the first online sound effects and royalty free music service to specialize in creating sound specifically designed for interactive media, such as websites and video games. From the beginning the focus of their library was to offer high quality content for bandwidth sensitive applications, while utilizing a website delivery system focused on quick and easy sound auditioning, selection and purchase.
Leading Online Consolidator Booking Tool Now Available to Travel Agents Tue, 24 Jan 2006, 04:02 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons NEW YORK, NY - Jan. 24 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- New York based Fare Buzz (www.farebuzz.com), announced today its advanced Web-based Booking Engine tool will be made available to Travel Agents and their Agency's Websites for easier accessibility. The industry leader in Air Consolidator fares and their Web-based booking engine has made it easier for Agents to search worldwide fares and eliminates the need to contact several air consolidators to get the best fare.
Everest Poker Announces Winners of the Second Annual French Poker Tour Tue, 24 Jan 2006, 02:11 EST Edited by Carly Zander MONTREAL, Quebec - Jan. 24 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- The 2005-2006 French Poker Tour, hosted by L'association France Poker and sponsored by premier online poker room Everest Poker, has crowned its champion. 'Everest Poker would like to congratulate Mr. Mullemeester on his victory,' said Sandrine Dubois, Everest Poker's French Marketing Manager.
Innovative Custom Software Designer and Developer Completes Web site for Charter Bus America Mon, 23 Jan 2006, 11:25 EST Edited by Liisa Sullivan BOSTON, MA - Jan. 23 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- The Integrated Solution Group, Inc. (ISG) recently designed and launched a custom, eCommerce Web site for Charter Bus America, Inc. (CBA). The site, charterbusamerica.com, is believed to be the first reservation site in the U.S. that allow users to personally set up their charter bus rental itinerary, obtain pricing quotes from multiple charter bus companies, and book their trip entirely online.
Breastimplants411.com Hold Plastic Surgeons to a Higher Standard Tue, 17 Jan 2006, 11:48 EST Edited by Carly Zander LOS ANGELES, CA - Jan. 17 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- It all started when David Dean's mother fell victim to the hands of two unqualified plastic surgeons, including a doctor who misplaced an implant after his mom's partial mastectomy that resulted from a bout with cancer. With a spark to make doctors more accountable and help patients Dean spawned www.breastimplants411.com. The website is designed to educate and inform patients and provide information on qualified plastic surgeons.
CarJockey.com Receives Funding, Building Nationwide Dealer Vehicle Exchange Mon, 16 Jan 2006, 04:42 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons OWENSBORO, KY - Jan. 16 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- CarJockey.com has received funding from Private Capital Advisors, a Nashville, TN based investment company, and is building a nationwide wholesale dealer-to-dealer pre-owned vehicle exchange for automobile dealers. This exchange virtually eliminates the added maintenance required to post vehicles on most other online vehicle exchanges. Buyers and sellers pay no setup fees, no monthly fees, and no listing fees.
Largest Multicultural Toy Store Launches Mon, 16 Jan 2006, 03:30 EST Edited by Carly Zander SUMMIT, NJ - Jan. 16 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- The days of frustrated consumers waging all-out searches through super and toys stores looking for quality dolls and puppets that resemble their ethnic and biracial children are gone. DollsLikeMe.com, a new online superstore featuring dozens of African American, Asian, Latino and Biracial play dolls, puppets, and multicultural toys has launched. Created by Denise Gary-Robinson, the concept evolved after years of gift-buying frustration at the meager selection of ethnic dolls and puppets found in local super and toy stores.
Lapdog Lovers Unite for Fun and Community Support Thu, 12 Jan 2006, 01:44 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons DESTIN, FL - Jan. 12 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Community Clubs, Inc. today announced its national launch of LapDog Club, the first international social network featuring free membership, local activities and online fun for lovers of all pure and mixed small-dog breeds (average 20 pounds or less).
Largest Healthy Travel Site Launches with 100 Destinations Thu, 12 Jan 2006, 11:25 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons SAN DIEGO, CA - Jan. 12 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Athletic-Minded Traveler LLC, a San Diego based healthy-living media company, announced today the launch of its new healthy travel portal, athleticmindedtraveler.com. This first-of-its-kind site arms travelers with accurate information and credible recommendations on fitness-focused hotels, superior health clubs and gyms, healthy eating options, running routes, retailers, and more in 100 North American destinations.
Internet Stores Let Lovers Say 'I Love You' Wed, 11 Jan 2006, 04:23 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons DAVENPORT, IA - Jan. 11 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- With the advent of mass customization technologies utilizing the Internet, giving the standard Valentine gift doesn't have to be so standard anymore. One company offering personalized gifts for Valentines this year is VictoryStore.com, a promotional and gift specialty store.
Soundrangers Online Sound Library Expands its Interactive Sounds Selection Wed, 4 Jan 2006, 12:03 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons SEATTLE, WA - Jan. 4 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Soundrangers, founded in 1998, from the beginning took a unique approach to the field of royalty-free sound effects and music. Soundrangers was the first to specialize in creating sounds specifically for interactive media, such as websites and video games, and making them available for purchase and download over the internet. As an industry leader, Soundrangers continues to innovate, being the first to have a large catalog of real world sounds, also designed and optimized for use in interactive media.
InteractiveVoices: A Web 2.0 Application for Finding and Hiring Voice-Overs Tue, 3 Jan 2006, 05:29 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons TORONTO, ON - Jan. 3 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- InteractiveVoices, the voice-over marketplace, has just rolled out a new Web 2.0 platform for businesses that need to hire voice-over talents. Principles that render InteractiveVoices a Web 2.0 company include the continued focus on a rich user experience by working with technologies such as RSS, CSS and AJAX while using the Web as a software platform.
Leading Corporate & Leisure Air Consolidator Celebrates Record Year Tue, 3 Jan 2006, 02:22 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons NEW YORK, NY - Jan. 3 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- New York based FareBuzz.com, the industry leader in Air Consolidator fares, celebrated another record year as its client roster and revenue base grew significantly in 2005. 'Our expansion and growth into the Corporate Travel Agency sector was a primary reason we enjoyed another record year,' said FareBuzz.com CEO Arnold Walter. A contributing driver for this tremendous growth was the introduction of an upgraded Online Booking Tool to enhance their current Best Fare/Real Time booking engine for Business & First Class fares.
NETFONESYSTEMS.COM's Kiwi Phone Package Offers High Quality at Low Prices Wed, 28 Dec 2005, 12:42 EST Edited by Beverly West LOS ANGELES, CA - Dec. 28 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Entrepreneur Jeffrey Elam, Jr. today announced the launch of his latest venture NETFONESYSTEMS.COM, a company dedicated to informing, educating and providing electronic products of the highest quality at the lowest possible cost to the consumer. NETFONESYSTEMS.COM's debut product, The Kiwi phone, offers cutting edge, crystal clear quality at a reasonable price, and comes bundled with Kiwi phone service that is completely free within the Kiwi Network, even on international calls.
Everest Casino Launches Casino Lobby and Game Menu Redesign Wed, 21 Dec 2005, 12:54 EST Edited by Carly Zander MONTREAL, Quebec - Dec. 21 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Everest Casino has released a new lobby and menu design in its casino software aimed at enhancing the user experience. With clean graphics and an intuitive game selection interface, players will enjoy quick and easy access to all of their favorite games.
Newconsearch.com - Search Engine for New Construction Launches Thu, 15 Dec 2005, 12:55 EST Edited by Carly Zander BOCA RATON, FL - Dec. 15 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- The booming residential real estate market has created an unprecedented surge in new construction and condominium conversions across South Florida and around the country, according to New Home Construction Search, Inc. Keeping up with the thousands of new construction projects has proven a difficult task for real estate agents and even large brokers.
Is It Art, Inc. Launches New Global Internet Community Gallery and a New Art Form called Homepagism Thu, 8 Dec 2005, 04:58 EST Edited by Beverly West NEW YORK, NY - Dec. 8 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Is It Art? Inc. today announced the virtual opening of their Global Internet Community Gallery Project featuring 10,000 e-squares, or exhibition squares filled with one digital art image submitted by 7,000 to 8,000 artists from around the world. Each of the 10,000 e-square images which include: paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures, etchings, designs, illustrations, computer generated images, performances, installations, and mixed media, will all work together to create a single piece of art called Homepagism.
Soap Star and Former Playgirl Editor Launch E-Books Business Tue, 6 Dec 2005, 11:48 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons LOS ANGELES, CA - Dec. 6 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Soap star Philece Sampler (Days of Our Lives, Another World, Rituals) has partnered with former Playgirl managing editor Charlene Keel to launch TantalizingTales.com. The e-publishing venture, announced by the new business duo, presents Keel's previously published books - uncut and uncensored, with steamy new scenes added-in electronic format. Keel's titles include The Sky's The Limit, I'll Do Anything, and Come Slowly Eden, which was once banned in the author's hometown.
Change the Shape of Your Life! Thu, 1 Dec 2005, 12:54 EST Edited by Carly Zander CHICAGO, IL - Dec. 1 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Curvy Pillow Co. announces the availability of 2 'Transformational Pillow Covers,' a totally new concept in bedding whereby ordinary, conventional head pillows are changed into curvy, ergonomic and aesthetically pleasurable shapes.
Identify the Best Investments for Ornament Collectors Mon, 28 Nov 2005, 03:38 EST Edited by Carly Zander MIDLAND, MI - Nov. 28 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- People who collect Christmas ornaments for fun or profit all ask the same thing every year, what should I buy? There is no scientific formula or recipe to follow, but there are some guidelines you can follow, say the owners of Ornament Collectors.
How2 Group's New Site Makes Planning Your Ski Vacation Easier Than Ever Mon, 21 Nov 2005, 12:44 EST Edited by Carly Zander MIAMI, FL - Nov. 21 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- A snowbird's paradise is just a mouse-click away thanks to How2Ski.com, the latest web site from How2 Group International...and it's just in time for the winter season! How2Ski.com is the perfect site for skiers and snowboarders of all ages and skill levels. Visitors can plan and book the trip of their dreams at an exciting ski resort, or just shop for the latest in ski and snowboard apparel.
Ask Dr. Tech Recognized for Excellence by Consumers Wed, 16 Nov 2005, 11:20 EST Edited by Carly Zander THORNWOOD, NY - Nov. 16 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- The Ask Dr. Tech 24x7 computer support Web site, a service of LiveRepair.com, Inc., has been listed in the World's Best Sites directory. The 'Recognized for Excellence' logo is now rightfully placed on the Ask Dr. Tech Web site, providing additional reassurance to service subscribers.
Neotrope Chosen as Agency of Record for SamuraiBaby.com Mon, 7 Nov 2005, 06:44 EST Edited by Carly Zander TORRANCE, Calif. - Nov. 7 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Neotrope(R), a leading advertising, PR, and Internet Marketing firm established 1983, today announced it has been chosen by SamuraiBaby.com, to act as the agency of record for the company's PR and marketing efforts. As part of the agreement, Neotrope will help market the new book 'Way of the Baby: A Book of Five Grins' (ISBN: 0595358853) written by SamuraiBaby's Brian Hutchins, and related 'Samurai Baby' customized art and gift items, and act as media liaison.
Multi-Unit Plus Inc. Launches Niche Job Board for Multi-Unit Supervisors Mon, 7 Nov 2005, 05:32 EST Edited by Beverly West SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Nov. 7 (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Multi-Unit Plus Inc., today announced the launch of a new niche job board, career development center and resume database (www.MultiUnitJobs.com) built exclusively for Multi-Unit Supervisors such as District Managers, Area Leaders, Big Box General Managers, Franchise Consultants, Regional Managers, or anyone who supervises multiple locations or departments.
Worldwide Tech Support 24x7 Online PC Repair Service Powered by TekSource from LiveRepair.com Tue, 1 Nov 2005, 03:58 EST Edited by Christopher Simmons THORNWOOD, NY (DOTCOM NEWSWIRE) -- Worldwide Tech Support launches a nation-wide online computer support service for home and business computer users. Striving to cut onsite repair costs and cover the emerging market of low-price computer support, Worldwide Tech Support was looking for a long-term, reliable partner who would provide affordable technical assistance. LiveRepair.com was chosen for its high-quality and reliable, yet cost-effective and flexible, technical support solutions.
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