Originally Published: Tuesday, 18 January 2000 Author: Jeff Alami
Published to: Press Releases/PR NewsWire Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Medullas Unleashes Penguin Applications

"Medullas Publishing Company, Inc., the leading Linux content site, today announced the release of Penguin Applications"

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Medullas Publishing Company, Inc., the leading Linux content site, today announced the release of Penguin Applications ( http://www.penguinapps.com/ ). Penguin Applications is the second of three sister sites to be rolled out over the next two months.

Penguin Applications is a central repository of the latest Linux applications. Featuring the most advanced database backend, PenguinApps.com allows users to search the latest applications with ease.

Among PenguinApps.com's features include: -- Ease of use -- Attractive user interface -- Ability to survey users and vote for the best applications -- Show the most downloaded applications -- My PenguinApps.com allows users to customize their experience -- "auto-complete" software contribution and update technology

"PenguinApps represents a milestone in the growth of Medullas Publishing," said Ronny Ko, Editor and Publisher, Medullas Publishing Company. "With its heaving vertical integration with 32BitsOnline, PenguinApps.com will feature the latest tech news and articles for the Linux community," added Ko.

PenguinApps is built on freely available software. PenguinApps' database is based on MySQL, supported by PHP3 as the database to user interface middleware application development environment, and Linux operating system. "PenguinApps.com is a showcase that free software is a viable alternative now and beyond," said Allen Chan, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Medullas Publishing.

About Medullas

Medullas Publishing is a leading content provider in the Linux community. Medullas is currently composed of 3 sites serving more than 210,000* unique visitors each month. The flagship service, 32BitsOnline Magazine ( http://www.32bitsonline.com/ ) , is aimed to provide reviews for Linux related software and hardware products. In addition, PeguinApps.com allows instant Linux software download. LinuxTalks is a broadband broadcasting site.

Founded in 1996, Medullas Publishing, Inc. aims to provide an informational portal on the happenings in technology. The target audience would range from IT professionals, web site designers, Internet developers, IT managers and executives who are responsible for making purchasing decisions.

* based on August 1999 statistics.

CONTACT: Ronny Ko, Editor and Publisher of Medullas Publishing Company, cell, 604-831-3381, or Ronnyk@medullas.com.

SOURCE Medullas Publishing Company, Inc.

/CONTACT: Ronny Ko, Editor and Publisher of Medullas Publishing Company, cell, 604-831-3381, or Ronnyk@medullas.com/

/Web site: http://www.32bitsonline.com/





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