TUCOWS Enters Digital Music Download Space
Music Site Offers Unique Promotion to Remix Ice T’s Single “Check Your Game”
TORONTO, CANADA — October 13, 1999 — TUCOWS (www.tucows.com), the leading online software distributor, is entering the Web music space with the launch of TUCOWS Music (http://music.tucows.com). TUCOWS Music, which goes live today, will feature a special promotion from hip-hop singer Ice T, in conjunction with Atomic Pop, and his recently released full-length album, “The 7th deadly SIN.” Fans can re-mix “Check Your Game” using instrumental and a cappela versions available only at TUCOWS Music. Additionally, TUCOWS Music will boast tracks from more than 200 artists, independent and labeled, including pre-releases from Danzig, Palm Pictures artists The Baby Namboos and Supreme Beings of Leisure; new releases from Bob Welch, Dr. Billy Taylor and Bernie Worrell; acclaimed Children’s Storyteller Bill Harley; and Digital Audio Postcards(TM) from Sinead O’Connor, Cowboy Junkies, Loreena McKennitt and Squeeze.
TUCOWS launches the ultimate download site for children: TUKIDS
October 6, 1999 ‚Äì Toronto ‚Äì TUCOWS.com Inc. today announced the latest addition to its network of software distribution sites, TUKIDS. Located at: tukids.tucows.com, the site contains educational, content-rated software for download. Using the TUCOWS network and distribution capabilities, developers of educational software now have a site with superior download capacities and local worldwide access through affiliate sites.
TUCOWS Interactive Ltd. Named as Second Fastest-Growing Technology Company
September 15, 1999 ‚Äì Toronto ‚Äì TUCOWS Interactive Ltd. has been recognized as the second fastest growing technology company in Canada up from a ranking of seventh the previous year. The Canadian Technology Fast 50 Award presented by Deloitte and Touche honours companies that have achieved extraordinary commercial success through the highest rate of revenue growth over the previous five year period. TUCOWS Interactive Ltd. had a growth of 6440.76% placing the company as second overall.