Internet and Websites News - Page 24

Page 24 of Internet and Websites News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



TripMama, a New Airfare Comparison Travel Website and Travel Forum Hits the Web

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Aug. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TripMama is proud to announce the launch of their travel comparison website and travel talk forums, TripMama.com. Our airfare comparison tool empowers consumers to book the cheapest airfare from the top established brands online today.

PriceUniverse.com Offers Open Invitation for Merchants to Join New Online Shopping Network

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – July 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Shopping online has become an everyday occurrence and merchants and consumers, alike, benefit from competing cyber-shopping sites that strive to provide the best and most reasonable products available. PriceUniverse.com is one such online shopping network that has developed a new niche where consumers choose their price, while merchants realize increased sales.

Entrepreneur Launches Memory Foam Mattress Outlet for ‘The Masses’

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – July 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Himself a victim of forking over thousands for a so-called ‘space-age’ memory foam mattress, web entrepreneur and president of Memorlux.com, Sarkis Chakarian claims to have unveiled what he calls ‘a marketing scam of global proportions.’ His mission, in his own words, is to expose the myths surrounding the memory foam industry.

OrganicDirect.com Start Organic Food Home Delivery Services to New York and New Jersey Customers

NEW YORK, N.Y. – July 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Organic food is the new buzzword among people concerned about health and the environment. And, a newly launched web site, OrganicDirect.com, makes eating better easier than ever while promoting consumer consciousness. Their online shopping and delivery service supplies New York and New Jersey with certified organic groceries.

‘This is My Human, Jake’ – Online Design Firm Launches First Owners and Dogs Companion Wear Site

DAVENPORT, Iowa – July 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Online design firm, Victory Design Technologies, has launched an eCommerce site that gives new meaning to the term ‘dog lover.’ 4LeggedFashion.com – that launched on Wednesday, June 27 – allows dog lovers to personalize matching apparel for both owner and dog.

YFonGlobal Delivers First Social Network with Click-to-Call Feature

WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 26 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — YFonGlobal, a leading social networking enabler, added a high value benefit to their wyndstorm(TM) social network suite by providing the first click-to-call feature to its latest hosted social network, entitled MyGK, the private online member community tailored for The Golden Key Society.

Virtual Web 2.0 Fan Club Unites People of all Interests and Ages

TBILISI, Georgia – June 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A new web site, WhoseFan.com, recently launched with a mission to become the premier Internet place for fans of everything and anything to gather and have fun. While there are several categories for fans to choose from, the most active audience is fans of singers, bands, actors, actresses, and sports celebrities.

Healthy Life Centers’ Web Site Provides a Free Referral Service and Helps Smokers Kick the Habit

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Healthy Life Centers puts the power to quit smoking in the minds of the people through a free, referral service that directs them to certified hypnosis programs in their local vicinity. When smokers visit IwantoQuitSmoking.com, they simply type in their zip code and print out a free referral to one of any 20,000 smoking-cessation affiliated clinics.

Home Improvement Site All Around the Home’s Magical New Partnership

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – June 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Customer-focused home improvement site All Around the Home has officially become a staple for Southern California internet bound homeowners. Magic Builders is one of many Los Angeles County contractors who have signed with AATH since the beginning of 2007. Homeowners in the LA County area are sure to be able to find quality contractors for all of their home improvement needs.

ATL Innovations Announces Expansion of ThemBid.com, Addition of New Features

RIVERSIDE, Calif. – June 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — After successfully launching ThemBid.com in California earlier this year, Above The Limit Innovations, Inc. (ATLi) announces the expansion of ThemBid.com services to all consumers and businesses in the U.S. and 54 other nations. The Company also unveils classifieds section, user forums, RSS feeds, and an integrated search engine.

CheapBooks Personality Makes Appearance on America’s Got Talent

SYRACUSE, N.Y., June 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Rich Natole, a voice talent for CheapBooks.com, made an appearance on America’s Got Talent on the Tuesday, June 12, 2007 episode. Natole, a master impressionist, showed off his skills while doing a John Travolta impression. Natole began lending his voice to CheapBooks in 2005 with the start of a national radio campaign.

Resort Fees at Hawaii Hotels Cause ‘Checkout Sticker Shock’

HONOLULU, Hawaii – June 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — According to Travel Hawaii LLC, a leading Hawaii Internet booking service, over 16 of Hawaii’s leading hotels – mainly high end resorts – charge mandatory ‘Resort Fees’ of up to $26 per day that are automatically added to guests’ bills upon checkout. These fees can cause ‘checkout sticker shock’ if guests don’t include them in their pre-trip cost calculations.

Wishrooms.com Reaches 1,000 Products Offered Milestone

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – June 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Two years ago while designing a new bedroom for her soon to be toddler son, Misti Norusis struggled with finding just the right furniture pieces to compliment her son’s personality. Out of this experience, Misti founded Wishrooms.com to offer unique children’s bedroom and playroom furniture at affordable prices.

Virtual Star Search Contest Provides Forum to Showcase Talent and Get Discovered

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – May 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Winning the Game, LLC, a full service software and Internet marketing company, announces the launch of TheTalentQuest.com, a web site for people who want to be a star, discover a star, or wish to help create a star.

My Hound Media Announces Launch of MyHound.com – Site Gives Users Customized Entertainment Alerts On Demand

NEW YORK, N.Y. – May 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — My Hound Media, Inc. announced today the launch of the beta version of MyHound.com, a website where users sign up for e-mail notifications of new CD and book releases, concerts, tour dates, and other events related to their favorite artists – from famous rock stars and bestselling authors to indie bands, unknown actors and niche writers.

Planet Billard Wins for Best Personal Web Site at the 11th Annual Webby Awards

NEW YORK, N.Y. – May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Webby Awards, the leading international honor for the Web, today named Planet Billard as the People’s Voice Winner for the Best Personal Website of 2007. Planet Billard is the web site for George Billard, a leading Producer, Director and Cinematographer. The web site is a showcase of Mr. Billard’s video and photography from around the world. The site was produced by Mass Transmit

theCityList.com, a Next-Generation User Powered Local Guide to Food, Nightlife, and Other City Attractions, Launches Beta Version in Washington D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — theCityList.com, a user powered local guide to food, nightlife, and city attractions, launched a beta version for Washington DC today. Celebrating the best in local dining and nightlife across Washington, D.C., theCityList provides weekly rankings for over 100 different categories.

MyHearPod.com – A New Hearing Aid Concept

CORNELIUS, N.C. – May 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — So what’s so different about HearPod, than any other hearing aid out there? To the average person looking at all the hearing aid ads not much. To an astute person who understands technology, there is a huge difference.

OMNIPLEX World Services Corporation Updates Website, Launches Job Portal for Expert Background Investigators, Protective Security Personnel

CHANTILLY, Va. – May 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — OMNIPLEX World Services Corporation, a leading U.S. government contractor providing contract background investigative services and protective security services to U.S. government agencies and global corporations, has launched a new and updated corporate website that is focused on attracting and recruiting experienced and new candidates, including former law enforcement and military personnel.

SportsGist.com Provides Platform for Athlete Recognition and Talent-Seeking Scouts

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Apr. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Athletes and sports enthusiasts seeking to bring their athletic relationships and careers to the next level will find an appropriate platform at SportsGist.com – the Internet’s leading sports social network. SportsGist is a premier provider of web services supporting the success of serious athletes.

Patient AdvoCare Launches PatientSafetyBlog.com

NEEDHAM, Mass. – Apr. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Healthcare industry veteran and Managing Principal of Patient AdvoCare Ken Farbstein launches ‘Patient Safety Blog’ today. The website is a collection of real-life stories and lessons on staying safe in the healthcare system. Each story includes expert analysis from Farbstein to educate readers on what went wrong and what people can do in their own lives to prevent similar medical errors.

Nonprofits Embrace Social Media Platform – Wiffiti Gives Nonprofits Ability to ‘Text out Loud’

BOSTON, Mass. – Apr. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LocaModa Inc., a pioneer of interactive out-of-home social media, today announced that Wiffiti, their proprietary text messaging platform, will be a part of the Nonprofit Technology Conference in Washington, DC on April 4-6, 2007. The conference, focusing on Reinventing Politics: Creating Social Change From the Ground Up, will bring together over 1,000 representatives from the nonprofit sector.

Pet Food Recall: Next Steps for Pet Owners

DANA POINT, Calif. – Apr. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ask Ariel Your Pet Nutritionist announced today a comprehensive holistic plan to help heal pets affected by the pet food recall. ‘Pets affected by the pet food recall can greatly benefit from a balanced homemade diet and nutritional supplements that will help detoxify the kidneys and liver,’ says Susan Blake Davis, veterinary nutritionist.

The People History Celebrates One-year Anniversary of Preserving Memories of Everyday Life

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Mar. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The People History, an online social forum, focuses on preserving memories and interpreting history based on people’s memories and experiences; this year they celebrate their one-year anniversary. The People History was created to preserve the thoughts, memories and social history of the ordinary man and woman.

SportsGist.com Has Fresh New Features that Allow Athletes to Connect and Be Seen

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Mar. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SportsGist.com, a subsidiary of Total Sportz, LLC, recently teamed up with an interactive agency to redesign user interface and be the best that they can be. These new features provide users with enhanced features to maximize their visibility among coaches and scouts.

Winners ‘Dig for Diamonds’ in Cakes in a FOX/Whiteflash Promotion

HOUSTON, Texas – Mar. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A lucky winner screamed with delight as she uncovered a dazzling three-carat ‘A Cut Above’ Princess cut diamond (The most visually balanced(TM) diamond in the world) set in a platinum Champaigne setting. 33 other winners dug through wedding cakes to find one-carat ‘Expert Selection’ diamond rings from online boutique Whiteflash.com.

Unique Web Site Gives Shoppers the Bottom Line on Supermarket Savings

BOSTON, Mass. – Mar. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — JumpstartShopping (www.JumpStartShopping.com) is a new web site that promises to save time and money when planning the weekly grocery shopping; it currently caters to the New England area.

Hawaii Tourism Slumps on Heels of Smoking Ban

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Mar. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — According to Travel Hawaii LLC, Hawaii’s tourism industry is in a slump, with overall January arrivals down nearly 6 percent from January 2006 and the lucrative Japanese market down over 12 percent. The decline comes on the heels of Hawaii’s strict new smoking ban, which went into effect in November.

Clip-on Photo Charms Capture the Hearts of Moms

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Mar. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Looking for a Mother’s Day gift more meaningful than flowers or breakfast in bed? BabyFaces provides wearable gifts that will last a lifetime with classic CAD-created photo charms, and their most recent arrival – BabyFaces Juniors.

Long Term Care Information Via Web and Phone; New Websites, Manned by State-Licensed Field Underwriters

KIRKLAND, Wash. – Feb. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A ‘web of websites,’ announced today, will dispense factual information about a form of protection that puzzles many Americans: long term care insurance. Developed by LTC Financial Partners LLC, the nation’s most experienced long term care insurance brokerage, the websites will offer the information in textual, graphic, video, and live format.

Healthcare Job Site Features Web 2.0 to Create User Centralization

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Feb. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — MedHunting (www.medhunting.com), a healthcare job site that features Web 2.0 interface and technologies, launched in early 2007 and has quickly gained industry focus. Positions on the site are categorized as follows: allied health; nursing; physician; service and administrative. It is designed for job seekers and employers.

ArtisticPursuit Takes Social Networking to New Level by Providing Premium Content to Artists and Fans

BRUNSWICK, Md. – Feb. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ArtisticPursuit.com offers its users plenty of social networking features, as well as original artistic content, that often cost hundreds of dollars per year to use or download elsewhere.

New Technology Business Directory, Computerstreet.net, Goes Live

STREETSBORO, Ohio – Feb. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tierce Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the introduction of a new website designed for the consumer AND the business. Computerstreet.net – ‘Your Source for Reliable Technology Business Reviews.’ Search the database of 150,000 nationwide technology related businesses to find a company by city, state, zip code, name or browse an entire city.

Move Over, Jon Stewart: Experts Say the Funniest Fake News Online is from New Jersey

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — You’ve seen the news recaps of 2006, the most important stories that gripped the nation’s attention. But here’s one you may have missed: TIME Magazine Names Air ‘Gas of the Year.’ This exclusive from the New Jersey-based humor website Confusion Road was crowned the top satire news story of 2006 by an expert panel of journalists and humor writers in the second annual HumorFeed Satire News Awards.

AtPrime Adds Pension Limit Lookup for Consumers to its PENSION HELPER Service

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Jan. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AtPrime Media, Inc., the sponsor of AtPrime.com, one of the top age 50+ web services announced today an addition to its highly valued consumer service YOUR PENSION HELPER, whereby consumers will be able to dial up their maximum employee and employer contribution limits for all types of qualified plans, as well as, their insurance pension payouts payable from defunct Defined Benefit Plans insured by the Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation.

Shop4Humanity is an Online Business Directory with a Heart

RALEIGH, N.C. – Jan. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Shop4Humanity is a new and unique online directory that promotes businesses that give to charity. Whether the consumer is interested in a cure for cancer, better education, or world peace, Shop4Humanity.com offers a broad range of cause-related categories that are sure to encompass every interest.

Everything in Life is Here – Life Experience Website Offers the Ultimate Blogging Experience

CHINO HILLS, Calif. – Jan. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Jixa LLC announces the release of Prapta.com, a growing database that allows users to share personal life experiences while earning points. Experiences ranging from eating an apple to hiking the Tyrolean Alps will inspire you to share your life experiences and set future goals.

VOICE Conference Announces Voices.com as Major Sponsor

TORONTO, Canada – Jan. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The VoiceOver International Creative Experience – VOICE – is pleased to announce the participation of major sponsor, Voices.com, the voice marketplace, at the first ever voiceover experience, scheduled to take place at the Palace Station in Las Vegas, NV March 27th through March 31st, 2007.

CheapoAir Upgrades and Introduces Auto-Airline Ticketing Technology from Fareportal

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Jan. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, CheapoAir.com announced in partnership with Fareportal, a complex Multi-Airline Auto Ticketing Technology that integrates a three tier fraud detection checkpoint system that issues e-ticket confirmation to customers within a fraction of a second. CheapoAir.com is also announcing Auto-Airline Paper Tickets to be integrated into FedEx Shipping Software.

PC World Names VideoSift ‘Best Video Aggregator’

SYDNEY, Australia – Jan. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — VideoSift (videosift.com) has been named the best ‘Video Aggregator’ in the February edition of PC World magazine. VideoSift was contrasted against other video sharing websites like Digg, Vdiddy and Dabble.