Interactive entertainment company Uproar completed its acquisition of iwin.com, a games-for-prizes and Internet lottery site. The company is integrating iwin.com into its new operating structure, the Uproar Network.
The CNN Web sites -- CNN.com, CNNSI.com and CNNfn.com -- seeking to boost unique visits and customer loyalty, will inaugurate a new online rewards program on Oct. 29, offering site visitors a chance to win Netcentives' ClickMiles redeemable for airline frequent-flier miles, car rentals and hotel stays. CNN is teaming with Netcentives for the online rewards program.
CMP Media's Internet Group launched howiwork, a new online workspace stocked with tools and services aimed at helping high-tech professionals handle jobs with greater speed and efficiency. Howiwork is not a standalone Web site; rather, it is placed within CMP's community and publications sites (informationweek.com).
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