INTERNET.COM ACQUIRES LINUXAPPS.COM, THE PREMIER DOWNLOAD WEB SITE FOR LINUX DEVELOPERS
(New York, NY-March 2, 2000)--internet.com (Nasdaq: INTM), the Internet Industry's Portal, today announced it has acquired LinuxApps.com. The site is the premier download site for Linux developers and offers the widest range of downloadable Linux applications on the Web. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
LinuxApps.com is widely known throughout the Linux community as the leading download site for Linux users and will strengthen internet.com's presence in this market. The Web site features an extensive library of Linux titles and up-to-the-minute listings of new applications and will be closely integrated with other internet.com Linux-focused sites including: LinuxToday.com (http://linuxtoday.com), LinuxPlanet (http://www.linuxplanet.com), LinuxStart (http://www.linuxstart.com), Linux Central (http://www.linuxcentral.com), JustLinux (http://www.justlinux.com) and LinuxProgramming.com (http://www.linuxprogramming.com).
"We're thrilled to be able to offer internet.com users another leading resource like LinuxApps.com, which we believe is the most comprehensive Linux download site on the Internet," said internet.com chairman and CEO Alan M. Meckler. "This site adds to internet.com's outstanding collection of tools for the Linux community and enhances internet.com's position as the leading independent source for Linux and Open Source information," Meckler added.
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