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International Broadcasting Corporation
IBC Radio Network/LGPRN Expands Paranormal Talk Radio by Adding Dreamland with Whitley Strieber
SANTA MARIA, Calif., August 4, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- IBC Radio Network, a division of International Broadcasting Corporation (OTCBB:IBCS), announced today that it has expanded its lineup of paranormal programming. IBCS and its strategic partner LGPRN (Lou Gentile's Paranormal Radio Network) has added "Dreamland" with Whitley Strieber in an exclusive radio agreement. Whitley Strieber is an author, producer and radio host. There are over 135,000,000 copies of his books in print worldwide. He is the author of many bestsellers, including the classics the Hunger, Warday, Communion and Superstorm with Art Bell. His website, www.unknowncountry.com, offers daily news of the edge, covering everything from crop circles to earth changes to cutting edge political news. The website also has an outstanding bookstore of high quality on edge and paranormal subjects and a special section for subscribers. IBCS has now placed "Dreamland with Whitley Strieber" on Shortwave 7.385 on Saturday and Sunday evenings at 11 PM EST. The show is immediately followed by the best of "The Lou Gentile Show" until 5 AM EST. "Dreamland" also airs Monday-Friday 3AM to 5AM until the 21st of August 2003 when its final timeslot will be directly following The Lou Gentile Show 1AM to 3AM EST.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Devices Readily Available in Latin America; CDMA2000 Handsets Offer Access to Advanced Multimedia Services
COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 4, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) (www.cdg.org) announced today that there are more than 240 CDMA2000(r)-enabled devices for the 800 and 1900 MHz frequencies available for use in Latin America. They are manufactured by 40 leading handset vendors including AnyDATA, Audiovox, Curitel, Gemplus, GTRAN, Kyocera, LG Electronics, Motorola, Nokia, Samsung, Sierra Wireless and Sanyo.
Buy.com Announces First Winner in its Segway Sweepstakes
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., August 4, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Buy.com, Inc., The Internet Superstore(tm), today announced the first winner in its June Segway Sweepstakes. Thomas Greenli of New Mexico was selected as the prizewinner. His prize, the Segway, is a personal transport system that allows people to travel quicker and accomplish more in less time. It retails for about $5,000.