Technology News Archive - October 02, 2008

SEATTLE, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Real estate Web site Zillow.com(R) today announced the launch of the Zillow(R) Professional Directory, a new resource for real estate professionals to market their services to Zillow's millions of visitors, for free.

Masqueraider Marketing, a strategic and marketing services firm located in Hartsdale, NY, has won a 2008 Web Marketing Association (WMA) Award for an outstanding achievement in web site development. Masqueraider designed the look and feel of RENEW International's new web site, launched in early 2007.

Once again, Papa John's pizza is proving its technology leadership in the industry, this time through its newly redesigned Web site.

NameMedia today announced a strategic domain marketing agreement with the newly launched Internet domain marketplace, PremierDomains.com Under the terms of the agreement, NameMedia's AfternicDLS global domain sales platform will be the exclusive provider of aftermarket domain names to PremierDomains.

Easy2 Technologies, a provider of retail content and online product demonstrations, has announced a number of new partnerships with online retailers including Circuit City, The Source by Circuit City, Home Decor Products and EB Carlson.

WorldWinner has launched an online cash competition version of television's top rated syndicated show, Wheel of Fortune. WorldWinner (www.worldwinner.com), the leader in online game competitions, unveiled its adaptation of Wheel of Fortune through an agreement with Sony Pictures Consumer Products.

As wireless carriers continue to increase fees for text-messaging services and regulators around the world question pricing policies*, there are cheaper and more compelling ways to keep in touch, says Palringo.

washingtonpost.com, an award-winning news and information Web site, broke its traffic records in September with over 323.3 million page views, a 42% increase over September of last year, and nearly 27% higher than the previous record of 272.5 million page views.

ReelzChannel(R) -- "TV About Movies," the only cable/satellite network and website dedicated to everything about movies, is looking for the Ultimate "Twilight" Fan.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.