openPR Logo
Press release

Pageflakes, a personalized startpage, releases Public Beta

02-08-2006 11:26 AM CET | IT, New Media & Software

Press release from: Pageflakes

/ PR Agency: none
Pageflakes (www.pageflakes.com) is thrilled to announce the release of our Public Beta! Over the past weeks, we fixed many bugs and glitches, implemented numerous improvements, added support for Firefox and created a number of really nice flakes. Thanks to all users and developers who provided us with their valuable feedback!

Pageflakes now features:

* Address Book: Manage your contacts right from your personal startpage that you can access from anywhere.
* Price Comparison: Start price comparisons using a variety of different comparison shopping engines like Shopping.com and mySimon. Also features price comparison engines from the UK and Germany.
* Flickr: This one can make your page look beautiful. Select photos by tag, date or Flickr user.
* Alexa Traffic: Keep an eye on the traffic of up to five sites.
* Web Search: Start Web searches using Google, Yahoo, MSN or Ask.com. Look for Web pages, images, news or Usenet discussions.
* Dictionary: Title says it!
* Note: A simple notepad, like a digital version of Post-it® notes.
* To-Do-List: You can set up multiple lists and tasks and receive reminders by email. Really helps you to get things done.
* GMail: Keep track on incoming mails to your GMail account.
* Become.com Shopping Search: Start shopping searches using Become.com.
* Movie Find: Quick access to the Internet Movie Database (IMDB) and RottenTomatoes.com.
* What’s Next on BBC: For our visitors from the UK.
* Zoho Writer Docs: Access your Zoho Writer documents right from Pageflakes.
* Yahoo! Weather: Enter your ZIP code and get the current local weather plus a forecast.
* Del.icio.us: Your Del.icio.us bookmarks on Pageflakes. SMS: Send a free text message!

...and the list goes on.

In addition to that, of course you can also subscribe to news feeds and blogs. This is implemented in a very simple way so far, but a full-fledged RSS reader is coming soon.

Ole Brandenburg, Co-Founder
ole@pageflakes.com

Company Info:
Pageflakes.com is a service of Friendix GmbH, located in Germany. You can contact us via email at info@pageflakes.com


This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Pageflakes, a personalized startpage, releases Public Beta here

News-ID: 4502 • Views: 1498

More Releases from Pageflakes

Widgets everywhere - Pageflakes lets users export "flakes" to other web pages
San Francisco, California – January 18 – Pageflakes, a leading player in the rapidly growing personal startpages market, today announced the launch of its “flakes to take-away” initiative. Users can now take any flake from their personal startpage and add it to their blog or web site. Whether a user wants to add a little calendar badge to his or her blog, enrich a web site with videos from YouTube
Pageflakes Wins Best Startpage Award - Again!
Stuttgart/Germany - August 29, 2006 – Who's the Ajax king? With applications like Google Calendar, Gmail and Google Spreadsheets, Google has taken a decisive lead in creative Ajax-based applications. But is Google still the Ajax king? InformaktionWeek writers Preston Gralla and Barbara Krasnoff asked – and answered – this question in a story that has just been published on TechWeb. The result: In four out of six categories, Google's products excel.
Pageflakes introduces sharing and publishing feature for everyone
The personal start page service www.pageflakes.com no offers all its users to publish and share their pages. Until now you were able to setup your very own personalized start page with news feeds and over 70 content modules (e.g. local weather, stock information, sport results, task lists and much more). Now you can invite your friends or colleagues to use those personalized pages jointly. Business users can share contacts, task lists,
It's snowing flakes: Pageflakes introduces new features
Pageflakes continues to grow at rapid speed Pageflakes (www.pageflakes.com), a personalized startpage, today announces the introduction of various new features and functionalities. A whole new Feed Directory has been added with a selection of the top 150 Feeds from popular topics such as Finance, Entertainment, Travel, Technology and many more. In addition the number of available Flakes has doubled in the past 3 weeks. Amongst the most popular gadgets are: Flickr Gallery,

All 5 Releases


More Releases for Start

How to Start VoIP Business?
VoIP, or Voice over Internet Protocol, is one of the most used technology in the field of communications today. So, what does it do? To put it in a simple manner, VoIP allows you to place calls through the internet, rather than the traditional Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN). If you are looking to start VoIP business, first you should understand what it is all about and get an idea about how it
Hannover Messe: START digital Production
Trebing + Himstedt offers timetable and toolbox for digital transformation in manufacturing Schwerin, March 14, 2018 - Trebing + Himstedt, SAP MES and IoT expert for consulting, implementation and licensing of SAP solutions in the production environment, presents individual schedules for digital transformation and offers standardized SAP services in the new online service shop. Something with industry 4.0, but what exactly? Or I know what it should look like, but what
MOL to Start Safety Campaign
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President: Koichi Muto) today announced the launch of a six-week safety campaign targeting all MOL-operated vessels, starting on April 15. President Muto, executives, and other personnel will visit vessels to exchange information and opinions with on-board employees. The campaign is intended to achieve the goal of "Four Zeroes” – Never allow (1) serious marine accidents, (2) oil pollution, (3) fatal accidents, or (4) serious cargo
Novalung and Medos start cooperation
Due to the acquisition of Medos Medizintechnik AG by the private equity fund Zukunftsfonds Heilbronn (“Future Fund of Heilbronn”) the company will cooperate closely in the future with Novalung GmbH, which is expected to strengthen both medical device companies. The Zukunftsfonds Heilbronn (zfhn) announced that it has acquired Medos Medizintechnik AG from Ventizz Capital Partners Advisory AG. The purchase agreement was signed on January 7, 2011. With this
When does aging start?
Research company Bazis IG starts new project that is called “Thinking of ageing”. Project objective is to understand the opinions of Russian people about post-retirement life. Among others, one of the tasks is to clarify the psychological old age. After all we hope to understand what “old age” associations people have, what young and middle-aged people are going to do being old. In addition we would like to determine how
WTCC: Strong start in Brazil
The Castrol-backed BMW drivers opened the season with a double podium at the Curitiba circuit in Brazil, putting the team in a strong second place in the manufacturers\' championship. BMW\'s reigning world champion Andy Priaulx and stable mate Felix Porteiro finished race two in second and third respectively, as Jörg Müller and Augusto Farfus rounded out an excellent team result by finishing in fourth and sixth. Farfus, who took his maiden WTCC