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(New York, NY- October 19, 2000)- Corporation (Nasdaq: INTM), the Internet Industry Portal, today announced that it has signed e-commerce agreements with Business eTouch, CareerEngine Solutions and The PDA Group. works with each of its commerce partners to increase their traffic, generate additional revenue and support their brands.

"We now have over 40 commerce partners and we will continue to form strategic alliances with top-tier companies seeking to reach the most influential purchasers of Internet and computing products and services on the Web," said Chairman and CEO Alan M. Meckler.

About Business eTouch
Business eTouchTM, LLC ( provides eBusiness products for Web merchants and powerful tools for Web developers. Development tools include: eTouchDBTM, eShop, eNews, eTouchWebMailerTM and eTouchWebFileUploadTM. They have created a unique Web database tool that takes the guesswork out of ODBC (Open DataBase Connectivity) and ADO (ActiveX Data Objects). If you are a Web database professional, then their technology, eTouchDBTM, will increase productivity and decrease your development time. eTouchDBTM is also used as an ASP Development tool for Rapid Application Web Database Development.

About CareerEngine Solutions
CareerEngine Solutions ( builds, hosts and maintains world class career sites for Web publishers and corporations. CareerEngine Solutions is an Application Service Provider (ASP) that utilizes extensive technological infrastructure as well as operational, marketing and selling expertise to provide sophisticated career center capabilities, generating pertinent career content for any industry.

About The PDA Group
The PDAGroup ( is a consulting firm focusing on the development and implementation of wireless and Pocket PC application strategies for medium and large-sized businesses. Their services are designed to provide an integrated approach to business strategy with respect to the use of wireless technology. With a strong understanding of business combined with the flexibility of a number of platforms, network technologies and programming software, the group is in a solid position to design and implement a comprehensive solution to meet client needs.

About Corporation (, the Internet Industry Portal, is headquartered in Darien, CT. It is a leading provider of global real-time news and information resources for Internet industry and Internet technology professionals, Web developers and experienced Internet users. operates a network of 138 Web sites, 253 e-mail newsletters, 136 online discussion forums and 78 moderated e-mail discussion lists that generate over 170 million page views monthly. Total "views," which include Web site page views, e-mail newsletter views and e-mail discussion list views, are over 225 million per month. According to NetRatings, has nearly 3 million unique users in the United States alone. Over 25% of's views are from outside of the U.S.'s global presence includes editions for Arabia, Asia, Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Espanol, France, Germany, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, Turkey and the United Kingdom., with its related Venture Funds I, II and III, is an investor in a growing number of business-to-business content sites and related Internet media properties.

Interested advertisers should contact Susan Leiterstein, Vice President and Publisher of, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2962. For commerce and licensing opportunities, contact David Arganbright, Vice President, Commerce and Licensing, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2858.

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: Statements in this press release regarding Corporation's business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements, see's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The forward-looking statements included herein are made as of the date of this press release, and assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements after the date hereof.

For more information contact:
Steve Rubel
Schwartz Public Relations
(212) 677-8700 x23
[email protected]

Mary Ann Boland Corporation
(212) 547-7939
[email protected]

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