NewsGator Technologies & uclick Announce Premium Content Partnership

Sep 21, 2004


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NewsGator Technologies, a RSS software platform company, has started to distribute RSS feeds for some comic and commentary brands. NewsGator users will now have access to twenty exclusive feeds from uclick, LLC, the online arm of Universal Press Syndicate (UPS), an independent syndication company. In addition to UPS's content, uclick also makes content available for syndication from Tribune Media and Creator's Syndicate. In addition to reading Garfield, Doonesbury, Cathy and Ziggy, users can access content from Dear Abby, Focus on the Family, Horoscopes, News of the Weird, and The Boondocks, among others.

The uclick feeds are among the more than 100 premium content feeds available to subscribers to NewsGator Online Services. The subscription service allows users to read their subscribed content any time, any place, and on any device. NewsGator Online includes a Web edition, a POP edition, which works with email clients, and the mobile edition, which enables users to read their subscribed text feeds on any mobile device that supports HTML, including wireless phones and PDAs. NewsGator Online Services also features customization tools and synchronization so users can ensure their feeds appear only where and when they want them. Pricing starts at $5.95/month.
(www.newsgator.com; www.uclick.com)