Gateway and America Online Launch Household Internet Appliances

Share this content:
Gateway Inc., Los Angeles, and America Online yesterday unveiled a family of small Internet appliances, which will allow consumers to access AOL's service from anywhere in their house.


The AOL Gateway countertop appliances, wireless Web pad and desktop appliances will have features such as calendars, recipes, coupons and grocery lists and work with keyboards, touch-screens or wireless keyboards.


Most of the appliances will include AOL services like its Instant Messenger and chat services.


The appliances will be either mounted to flat surfaces or mobile.


The AOL Gateway Countertop appliance will ship later this year.
close

Next Article in Digital Marketing

Sign up to our newsletters

Company of the Week

Since 1985, Melissa has helped thousands of companies clean, correct and complete contact data to better target and communicate with their customers. We offer a full spectrum of data quality solutions, including global address, phone, email, and name validation, identify verification - available for batch or real-time processes, in the Cloud or on-premise. Our service bureau provides dedupe, email/phone append and geographic/demographic append services for better targeting and insight. For direct mailers, Melissa offers easy-to-use address management/postal software, list hygiene services and 100s of specialty mailing lists - all with competitive pricing and excellent customer service.

Find out more here »

Career Center

Check out hundreds of exciting professional opportunities available on DMN's Career Center.  
Explore careers in digital marketing, sales, eCommerce, marketing communications, IT, data strategies, and much more. And don't forget to update your resume so employers can contact you privately about job opportunities.

>>Click Here