Comedy Central has added a new personalization feature from Comet Systems, called Comet Cursor. The technology allow users to change their cursor to the Kenny character from ``South Park'' or to Dr. Katz from the similarly titled show.
Web broadcaster PointCast announces today 10 of its newspaper affiliates have renewed contracts to be on the PointCast Network. Newspapers signing two-year commitments to supply editorial content include: Knight-Ridder, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Star (Minneapolis) Tribune, and Tampa Tribune
Ad management company ValueClick today releases VisiTrack, an Internet ad campaign testing service. The VisiTrack service, which is available free in the ValueClick network of sites, allows advertisers to track in real-time the effectiveness of ad banners.
Accrue Software today announces the release of Accrue Insight 2.5 eBusiness analysis software. The upgraded software includes personalized Web pages that let companies request custom reports, and push technology for distributing reports via e-mail.Copyright August 1998, Crain Communications Inc.