National Archives tackle software obsolescence

The National Archives and the world of software development are not areas that you would normally expect to collide. However, The National Archives has been liasing with a number of software houses, including Microsoft, in order to create a new free online data store of software product informati...
Published on: 12:00AM on 12th February 2004

Frost & Sullivan Global Market Leadership Award Underlines Axalto's Excellence in Smart Cards for GSM Systems Market

London, 10th February 2004 - Axalto – the former Smart Cards and Terminals division of Schlumberger - has been honored with the “Frost & Sullivan Global Market Leadership Award” for “its exceptional performance in the global smart cards for GSM market over 2002 and 2003”. The award recognizes “Ax...
Published on: 12:00AM on 10th February 2004

Domino Systems selects WebAbacus as web analytics platform

London - 10 February 2004: Domino Systems has selected WebAbacus as its solution of choice for web analytics and simultaneously launched a managed reporting service for its hosted clients as a value-added service. As the importance of next generation web analytics has increased over the past yea...
Published on: 12:00AM on 10th February 2004

ESPOTTING SIGNS AMENDED MERGER AGREEMENT WITH FINDWHAT.COM

LONDON – February 10, 2004. ESPOTTING MEDIA INC. announced today the signing of an amended agreement to merge with Nasdaq listed FindWhat.com (Nasdaq FWHT), a leading developer and provider of performance-based marketing services for the Internet. The merger is intended to create an international...
Published on: 12:00AM on 10th February 2004

EmailMonitor provides legitimate marketers with insight required to ensure Email campaigns are delivered

**“The rules the filter companies are using are bound to catch legitimate marketers; these are the Dolphins in the Tuna nets.” Mike Parry, MD, EmailBureau** Interactive Prospect Targeting Ltd (IPT) announces the launch of EmailMonitor, a suite of services designed to help marketers improve the d...
Published on: 12:00AM on 9th February 2004

DoubleClick strengthens its EMEA footprint with Vice President of Sales and Account Management hire

**Ben Regensburger Brings to DoubleClick 15+ Years of European Sales and Marketing Experience** LONDON: DoubleClick Inc. (Nasdaq: DCLK), the leading provider of marketing tools for advertisers, direct marketers and Web publishers, today announced the appointment of Ben Regensburger to vice presi...
Published on: 12:00AM on 9th February 2004

Babel Media ploughs £100,000 into its mobile division

Global games specialist Babel Media has upgraded its mobile department by investing a further £100,000 in personnel, training and equipment. The investment is a move to solve one of the most pressing problems facing developers, publishers and operators: how to deliver applications to the market ...
Published on: 12:00AM on 9th February 2004

Internet Dating: Boom Time For 'Clicking Online'

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Hitwise reports that traffic to online dating sites has soared faster than Cupid’s arrow over the past 12 months. Data from Hitwise reveals that visits to dating sites have increased by 45% since January 2003, with the online dating sector now repre...
Published on: 12:00AM on 9th February 2004

avecho appoints Larry McJannet as Senior Vice-President, International

avecho, the pioneering security technologies companies, announces the appointment of Larry McJannet as Senior Vice President of avecho International. McJannet operates from the US office in San Diego, California, the base for avecho’s international business development focusing on the US, China a...
Published on: 12:00AM on 9th February 2004

Law firm Briffa continues growth within interactive sector with appointment of partner Alex Chapman

Briffa http://www.briffa.com the law firm continues its growth in interactive sector with appointment of partner Alex Chapman. Briffa is a rapidly growing law firm based in Business Design Centre, Islington, catering for specialised law including copyright, design, patents, trademarks and trade...
Published on: 12:00AM on 5th February 2004

Zendor announces new chief executive

Manchester-based Zendor, the UK’s leading fulfilment and e-business expert owned by home shopping giant N Brown, announces the appointment of a new Chief Executive, Nick Allen. Allen’s new role means he is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Zendor, ensuring the company continues to mee...
Published on: 12:00AM on 5th February 2004

HP & speed-trap announce joint e-business decision support solution “OV Prophet”

Newbury, Berkshire: HP and speed-trap Limited today announced a joint partnership which has developed a new type of e-business application known as “e-business decision support solution”. Their initial product (designated 'OV Prophet') was announced to their channel partners at a closed-door meet...
Published on: 12:00AM on 4th February 2004

speed-trap & HP Launch 'OV Prophet' at Technology for Marketing 2004 show and to celebrate offer £15k prize

HP and speed-trap are bringing to market a new type of solution providing e-business marketing functions and e-business managers with a complete view of user experience, business performance and availability of their on-line applications and web-sites. These solutions being termed “e-business dec...
Published on: 12:00AM on 4th February 2004

Site Revamped with Style

Fremantle Home Entertainment recently appointed digital agency iConcertina to revamp their website and provide a range of new functionality to keep the site up-to-date with the ever-growing catalogue of DVD’s and Video’s, including popular favourites such as Pop Idol, Cabaret and Cult Kids. The ...
Published on: 12:00AM on 4th February 2004

Additional Therapist for New Media Agency

New Media Agency, Digital Therapy Ltd, have appointed Leeds born David Rhodes as Senior Interactive Developer to spearhead the development of a series of new projects for newly acquired clients. After graduating from Leeds Metropolitan University, David joined Red Planet Limited where he worked...
Published on: 12:00AM on 3rd February 2004

The National Lottery reveals romantic Instant Win Game for Valentine’s Day

The National Lottery® is to offer lucky Valentines the chance to win up to £4,000 with the launch of Cash Couples, a new online Instant Win Game with a romantic theme. Cash Couples will be launched on 2nd February 2004 at www.national-lottery.co.uk. The game costs £1 per play and players must r...
Published on: 12:00AM on 3rd February 2004

E-consultancy publishes the 2004 New Media Agencies Directory

London, UK: Digital business information and research publisher E-consultancy (www.e-consultancy.com) has published the most comprehensive directory of new media and digital agencies in the UK, which now includes more than 2,500 listings and dynamic functionality to ensure the directory is up-to-...
Published on: 12:00AM on 3rd February 2004

Click to Quit Smoking with Digitas and Spannerworks

Digitas and Spannerworks have combined forces to create the new website www.Click2Quit.co.uk and deliver high visibility in search engines. Click2Quit is a unique stop smoking programme from GlaxoSmithKline’s smoking control brand, NiQuitin CQ. The new web site, www.Click2Quit.co.uk, allows use...
Published on: 12:00AM on 30th January 2004

BBC’s Gronmark joins Zip Television to take Consortium4Tv on air for April

Scott Gronmark, Head of interactive TV programmes at the BBC, is to join Zip Television (Zip TV). Gronmark will act as Zip TV’s Interactive TV Development Director for their advertiser channel, Consortium4TV. The channel is expected to go live in April this year. Gronmark was responsible for th...
Published on: 12:00AM on 30th January 2004

Dial-a-Phone chooses speed-trap for Next Generation of Campaign Measurement

Dial-a-Phone selected Prophet to help target their on-line and off-line marketing campaigns, to measure campaign effectiveness and to drive site design improvements Newbury, UK January 30th, 2004 - speed-trap Limited, the e-Business decision support experts, have today announced that Dial-a-Phon...
Published on: 12:00AM on 30th January 2004