YAHOO! SELECTS DENOUNCE AS PICK OF THE DAY
Only Two Days Old, and Denounce Begins Raking in the Awards
La Jolla, CA /DenounceNewswire/ 22 November 1996 --
Only two days after DENOUNCE opened its web service to the Internet community,
Yahoo! today announced the selection of DENOUNCE Newswire as the recipient of a
"Yahoo! Pick of the Day"
award, known to all as the second most prestigious award in the world, after the
Birdrock Media Corporation, publishers of the Denounce Newswire, issued a prepared statement
which said, in its entirety, "Cool!"
Wall Street Shows Approval
Yahoo, Inc., [NASDAQ: YHOO] shares soared to 17 5/8, ending a weeks-old
decline in price, as Wall Street showed its approval of DENOUNCE's selection
as a Pick of the Day. Shares of Yahoo! competitor Excite, Inc. [NASDAQ: XCIT] fell
to 6 1/8 after it failed to acknowledge DENOUNCE Newswire's supremacy and total
"Yahoo's shares would have gone a whole heck of a lot higher had they selected DENOUNCE
as a Yahoo Pick of the Week, as opposed to just Day," said Indu Strypundit,
an industry pundit.
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