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Fyi Miami

Written by on August 17, 2000


High Tech, by Miami Today reporter Candice Ventra, condenses the

latest news in the Miami Internet and technical worlds.



North Miami-based appointed Odie C. Donald

to its board of directors. Mr. Donald is president of DIRECTV.

is an e-business provider offering end-to-end solutions to shopping

center owners and tenants, promoters say.



a Miami-based logistics solution company for US e-merchants and

Latin American consumers, announced a strategic partnership with

CDNow, an on-line music site. will assist the music company

in the shipping and handling of music products.



Miami-based, a Spanish and Portuguese site for business

and leisure travel, launched a more user- friendly site, promoters

say. New 2.0 software, they say, allows for faster displays and

downloads, among other things.

YUPI PHONE: Miami Beach-based,

a portal for the Spanish-speaking e-world, announced the launch

of Yupi-Teléfono, its newest telecom services channel. Executives

say Yupi-Teléono offers users three main low-cost local and

international plans. Details: (305) 459-4113.

E-AFFILIATED:, a Miami-based e-commerce site for Latin America, announced

the launch of its affiliate program throughout Latin America and

US Hispanic markets. Promoters say the program provides users with

access to Fiera’s on-line store of more than 500,000 products. Details:

(305) 398-5250.



Semtor, an e-business Internet solutions consulting firm based in

Weston, opened a regional office in the Greater Boston area. The

company is developing an e-business solutions program for its first

client, Boston College, promoters say. Details: (954) 349-4264.


MARKET: bills itself as a site that assists people who

plan to buy a car. The South Florida-based site, among other things,

provides users with extensive inventory lists of cars by asking

price, promoters say. Details: (954) 974-1322.



Boca Raton-based appointed Darren Drake to its board

of directors. Mr. Drake is a senior vice president of Paine Webber

Real Estate Fund. The site serves the plumbing industry. Details:

(561) 620-7822. .

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