High Tech, by Miami Today reporter Candice Ventra, condenses the
latest news in the Miami Internet and technical worlds.
Executives at North Miami Beach-based MyShoppingCenter.com, a facilities-based
provider of broadband data and networking services to retail shopping
centers and merchants, signed a letter of intent with Regency Realty
Corp. to deploy broadband services for a portfolio of properties.
Regency owns, operates and develops grocery-anchored, neighborhood
retail centers in the US.
SamsClub.com, the e-site for Sam's Club depot stores, will now offer
"click & pull" services in Miami. Sam's Club members will
be able to order merchandise via the site and pick up what they
purchase at local Sam's Club stores, executives say. Details: SAMSClub.com.
MUSIC LAUNCH: LaMusica.com, a Latin
music and entertainment site, will host a launch party at 10 tonight
(10/12) at Bash, 655 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. The site, promoters
say, was created in partnership with America Online. Details: (305)
Miami-based iNNERHOST, a provider of managed hosting and application
services, has opened a data center at 2300 NW 89th Place in Doral,
company officials say. The 100,000-square-foot facility houses the
latest Microsoft infrastructure technology. Details: iNNERHOST.com.
BUILDING UP: E-Builder.com, a Boca Raton-provider
of Internet-based construction management applications, has formed
a management advisory board. The nine-member board was formed to
establish exchange between e-builder management, customers and industry
experts, promoters say. Some members are Robert Cox of the University
of Florida School of Building Construction and Pat M. Lanza, an
executive with McGraw-Hill Construction.
E-DESIGN: Executives have launched Fort
Lauderdale-based Cinwin.com. The company, officials say, specializes
in the development of the architecture, creative design and interactive
elements of websites for technology and telecommunications companies.
Details: (954) 565-7000.
SECOND DEBUT: UnoDosTres.com, an online
television network for Spanish and Portuguese-speakers, will re-launch
its site Oct. 15. The Miami-based site has been re-constructed to
include more channels and options, company executives say.
DOUBLE CONTRACT: Coral Springs-based
PNV, a communications and information provider to the trucking and
logistics industry, signed an agreement with Contract Freighters
Inc., which operates more than 2,000 tractors and more than 6,000
trailers. PNV will equip Contract's terminals with its technology,