Netbot, a Seattle-based Web startup, plans to launch a beta version of its personalized online shopping technology called Jango
by monthend. The software can perform simultaneous searches for products available for sale online based on various criteria like price and stock levels at different online stores. Jango formally launches in June with 2,000 online retailers. The service will be ad-supported, although rates are not finalized.
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