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BW: Signs as New Home Page Provider

Mar 07, 2000, 19:48 (0 Talkback[s])

" has selected to be its provider of customized home page solutions. will be licensing's proprietary "powered by" system for its private label home pages, as it rolls out new relevant, useful tools for everyday living on the Web."

"Under the agreement, will create a customized home page service for that will offer the Web's most intuitive home page system to its users. When's home page service goes live in April 2000, visitors can find page-building tools in the site's free My Discovery registration service, and can set up a home page for themselves in approximately 60 seconds using a series of simple templates that have a look and feel."

"... The heart of's success is its unique, flexible and proprietary "Powered by" system. It uses a unique combination of FreeBSD and Linux operating system environments with established open-source software (like Apache web server) to minimize problems and ensure quick fixes when problems do arise. "Powered by" assures users a high performance, easy-to-use, crash-free experience."

Press release.