Content Delivery

MessageCast, Inc. has announced that its free LiveMessage alerting service is being used by podcasters as a way to let listeners know when a podcast is released. The RSS-compatible LiveMessage locates listeners on real-time networks then sends requested alerts to the best device--cell phone, PDA, PC desktop, or email. Podcasters using LiveMessage include The Rock and Roll Report, Hardcore Insomnia Radio, Michael Lehman, and Endurance Radio.

Posted Feb 22, 2005

The Wall Street Journal Online at, a paid subscription news site, and Outercurve Technologies, a provider of wireless handheld business solutions, have announced the launch of The Wall Street Journal Online for the BlackBerry platform from Research In Motion. To introduce "The Wall Street Journal for BlackBerry," Outercurve and the Online Journal are offering this service free of charge through April 30, 2005.

Posted Feb 18, 2005

Onfolio, Inc., an independent software company committed to helping professionals conduct research and manage Web information, has unveiled Onfolio 2.0. Onfolio 2.0 is a PC solution that’s built into the browser with integrated tools for reading RSS news feeds, collecting and organizing online content, and publishing to email, weblogs, and Web sites.

Posted Feb 15, 2005

Qpass, a provider of software for digital media and services, has unveiled its new product suite, following the recent acquisition of content delivery software provider ucp morgen. The new product set consists of four elements - the Qpass Content Delivery Platform, Qpass Service Management Platform, Qpass Payment Server, and the Qpass MultiMedia Album.

Posted Feb 11, 2005

Telestream, a provider of automated encoding and IP delivery solutions for the media and entertainment industry, has announced new solutions designed to simplify access to digital media.

Posted Feb 11, 2005

PubSub Concepts, Inc., a technology company based in New York City, has added real-time earthquake data from the US Geological Survey (USGS) to its Internet-scale matching engine. PubSub is a tool to monitor and receive instant updates on new information as it's published via blogs, press releases, SEC filings, newsgroups, and other sources.

Posted Feb 08, 2005

Penn Media has announced that it will publish fifty of its flagship owned and operated ezines as blogs. The company has contracted with Pheedo, Inc. to guide them through the evolution and provide RSS and Weblog advertising services. Penn Media plans to continue publishing the ezines and run them concurrently, but allow readers to communicate with each other through the blog.

Posted Feb 04, 2005

FinancialContent, Inc., a provider of financial data and business applications to online media and financial services companies, has announced the availability of business news headlines from

Posted Jan 28, 2005

Cadmus Communications Corporation has announced that Infotrieve has selected RapidRights, a digital rights management (DRM) solution, to enhance its electronic reprint offering for scholarly and professional publishers. Cadmus has also announced that the American Society for Investigative Pathology has chosen Cadmus ArticleWorks for online distribution.

Posted Jan 28, 2005

iUpload, a content management and corporate blogging solution provider, has announced a partnership with Pheedo, a company that offers a set of tools to create, promote, analyze, and optimize advertising in their weblogs and content feeds.

Posted Jan 25, 2005, an online service for sending promotional and marketing text messages to customers, has launched.

Posted Jan 14, 2005

Appligent, Inc., a provider of Portable Document Format (PDF)-related software solutions, has announced the introduction of AppendPDF Desktop Edition, a standalone application for building customized PDF documents from a collection of files with professional publishing features such as personalizing cover pages and a dynamically generating table of contents.

Posted Jan 11, 2005

Mirror Image Internet, Inc., a provider of content delivery solutions, and Macromedia have announced the immediate availability of Macromedia Flash Video Streaming Service, powered by Mirror Image.

Posted Jan 11, 2005

ebrary, an information services and technology provider, has introduced a new enterprise, server-based technology that is designed to improve the way ordinary documents in the Portable Document Format (PDF) are viewed, distributed, and shared. ebrary has also announced Custom Collections, introduced a perpetual access model, announced a distribution agreement with Blackwell's, and partnered with BookSurge on a print-on-demand offering.

Posted Jan 11, 2005

State libraries for the blind in Colorado, Delaware, Illinois, New Hampshire, and Oregon, along with the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS), part of the Library of Congress, have partnered to launch a digital audiobook service for visually impaired users.

Posted Jan 07, 2005

Adobe Systems Incorporated has announced the immediate availability of Adobe Acrobat 7.0 software and the LiveCycle Policy Server.

Posted Jan 07, 2005

FinancialContent, Inc., a provider of financial data and business applications to online media and financial services companies, has announced the launch of Finesse 1.0, an online syndication tool developed specifically for online publishers to distribute financial-related news through RSS news channels.

Posted Dec 21, 2004

Google Inc. has announced that it is working with the libraries of Harvard, Stanford, the University of Michigan, the University of Oxford, and The New York Public Library to digitally scan books from their collections so that users worldwide can search them in Google. Google has also launched Giigle Suggest beta.

Posted Dec 17, 2004

Advertising Age magazine (Ad Age) has announced the launch of its digital edition delivered by Zinio Systems, Inc.

Posted Dec 14, 2004

Adobe Systems Incorporated has announced that Cisco Systems, Inc. is using Adobe Acrobat software for more secure document-based processes, to boost employee productivity, and refine external communications.

Posted Dec 14, 2004

iPressroom Corporation, a communications software tools and services provider, has added targeted news distribution, real simple syndication, and selective disclosure functionality into its Internet pressroom management service.

Posted Dec 10, 2004

Zinio Systems, Inc., which specializes in digital magazine production, distribution, and circulation, has announced the launch of two new products: Zinio Express, a browser-based magazine viewer and Zinio Reader 3, a new version of its Reader software.

Posted Nov 23, 2004

Adobe Systems Incorporated has introduced Adobe Acrobat 7.0 software, and has announced that the Adobe Acrobat 7.0 Professional software will be integrated in Adobe Creative Suite Premium.

Posted Nov 16, 2004

Nine members of the Michigan Library Consortium (MLC) recently formed MLC Digital Libraries to provide their patrons with 24/7 access to digital materials.

Posted Nov 12, 2004

Mirror Image Internet, an adaptive network for online content, application, and transaction delivery, has announced that Flashtalking, a video delivery, email, and advertising solutions technology, has selected Mirror Image’s Global Content Caching solution to deliver advertising campaigns to online users worldwide.

Posted Nov 09, 2004