MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, Jul 10, 2008 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- SourceForge, Inc. (NASDAQ: LNUX), the leader in community-driven
media and e-commerce, today announced the release of an application
for the iPhone and iPod Touch that will allow users to easily view
and explore the latest news items from the SourceForge web sites.
The application, called "SFNetNews," will provide content from
Slashdot, SourceForge.net, and freshmeat.
"Breaking news on high-tech topics is extremely well-suited for the
iPhone," said Jon Sobel, group president, SourceForge Media.
"Slashdot readers, in particular, are heavy users of cutting-edge
devices, and the iPhone is no exception. We're very excited to
provide them with a superior mobile browsing experience."
The application will be available free of charge on the Apple App
About SourceForge, Inc.
SourceForge's media and e-commerce web sites connect millions of
influential technology professionals and enthusiasts each day.
Combining user-developed content, online marketplaces and e-commerce,
SourceForge is the global technology community's nexus for
information exchange, goods for geeks, and open source software
distribution and services. SourceForge's network of web sites serves
32 million unique visitors each month* and includes: SourceForge.net,
Slashdot.org, ThinkGeek.com, Linux.com, freshmeat.net,
ITManagersJournal and NewsForge.com. For more information or to view
the media kit online, visit www.sourceforge.com. (*Source: Google
Analytics and Omniture, April 2008.)
SourceForge, SourceForge.net, Slashdot, freshmeat, and ThinkGeek are
registered trademarks of SourceForge, Inc. in the United States and
other countries. All other trademarks or product names are property of
their respective owners.
SOURCE: SourceForge, Inc.