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According to the "2006 Local Search Advertising" report released by Borrell Associates, dollars spent on local search advertising will grow to almost $1 billion this year. While local businesses placed $420 million into search advertising last year, the report predicts that spending will double this year to nearly $1...
Sarasota, FL-based MOVO Mobile LLC, a mobile marketing software company, announced today a partnership with TranSend Ed, Inc. which will provide mobile marketing solutions to colleges and universities. With this deal TranSend will give college and university administrators the ability to send students alerts, reminders and promotions via SMS/text...
Google has announced its purchased Silicon Valley startup Upstartle, whichproduces a collaborative web word processor called Writely. Writely users can access their documents from anywhere, share their documents with others, and collaborate online within their browsers. The beta version of Writely was launched in August 2005 and according to a...
Spam Cube, Inc. has launched Spam Cube, a new tool to battle unwanted spam email. The cube is four inches tall and weighs eight ounces and only requires simple plug-in installation. Although the cube is priced at $150, users will not pay a subscription cost because Spam Cube has...
Bunim-Murray Productions, the TV production house responsible for popular MTV and Fox reality programs like Real World, Road Rules, the Inferno, and Simple Life, has just launched M Theory Entertainment, a division dedicated exclusively to mobile content. In addition to repurposing TV content it already works with such as...
CMP Media Business Technology Group has just launched the beta version of Techsearch.com, a vertical search solution with access to over 60 technology news publications, websites and blogs from inside and outside of CMP's pages. The search tool includes sponsored links, topic searches, and a top 10 search listing....
Google has agreed to pay $90 million to settle a lawsuit filed by Lane Gifts & Collectibles on behalf of Google advertisers contending that advertisers had been overcharged due to bad sales referrals generated through click fraud. The dollar amount for credits available to advertisers will be lower than...
Advertising.com has released its third annual survey of interactive publishers. The survey explains, "While web-based direct-response advertisers are expected to represent the majority of online revenue, publishers are predicting increased spending from traditional, brand focused advertisers." Publishers believe that web-based direct-response advertisers account for the largest percentage of online...
Kitmondo, a UK-based startup specializing in the collection and distribution of commercial and industrial equipment classifieds, has announced its first online partner. The new "Equipment for Sale" section of cinematography.com is a functioning example of the company's innovative sales model. Kitmondo gathers together classified adverts relevant to an industry-specific...
Software developer Visicom Media already provides toolbar technology to companies like Yahoo!, Netscape, Nasdaq, Sony, and Disney. Now any web publishers can create their own branded toolbars with Visicom's new Toolbar Wizard. The Wizard creates toolbars complete with a light-weight RSS aggregator, which displays RSS news feeds in a...