JUPITERMEDIA'S JUPITERIMAGES DIVISION ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF STUDIOCUTZ.COM, BLUEFUSEMUSIC.COM AND OTHER MUSIC ASSETS(New York, NY - January 18, 2007) - Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) today announced that its Jupiterimages division has acquired the assets of StudioCutz.com (www.studiocutz.com) and BlueFuseMusic.com (www.bluefusemusic.com) from Mediatone Music, Inc. Also included in the transaction were the assets of NoiseFuel.com (imaging elements & sound effects,www.noisefuel.com) and MediaMusicLoops.com (www.mediamusicloops.com). These sites include a music library of over 2,600 wholly-owned tracks of high quality royalty free music and 5,500 sound effects. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
This announcement follows Jupitermedia's prior music-related acquisitions of RoyaltyFreeMusic.com in August, 2006 (www.royaltyfreemusic.com), the Steve Shapiro Music Library in April, 2006, Crank City Music (www.crankcity.com) in March, 2006 and BBM.net (www.bbm.net) in December, 2005.
"We are excited to add these high quality and diverse collections to our growing royalty-free online music business. We believe we are now one of the leading owners of royalty-free music worldwide," stated Alan M. Meckler, Chairman and CEO of Jupitermedia. "With motion, video, flash, music and sound effects exploding on the Net, our comprehensive wholly-owned libraries are an invaluable resource for traditional and interactive creative professionals," added Meckler.
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Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM) (www.jupitermedia.com), headquartered in Darien, CT, is a leading global provider of original information, images and digital content for information technology, business and creative professionals. Jupitermedia includes Jupiterimages, one of the leading images companies in the world with over 7.0 million images online serving creative professionals with brands like BananaStock, Workbook Stock, Brand X, FoodPix, Botanica, Nonstock, The Beauty Archive, IFA Bilderteam, Comstock Images, Creatas Images, PictureQuest, Liquid Library, Thinkstock Images, Thinkstock Footage, Bigshot Media, Goodshoot, ITStockFree, Stock Image, Pixland, Photos.com, Ablestock.com, PhotoObjects.net, Clipart.com, FlashFoundry.com, AnimationFactory.com and RoyaltyFreeMusic.com. The online media division of Jupitermedia is JupiterWeb, which operates four distinct online networks: internet.com and EarthWeb.com for IT and business professionals; DevX.com for developers; and Graphics.com for creative professionals. JupiterWeb properties include more than 150 Web sites and over 150 e-mail newsletters that are viewed by over 20 million users and generate over 400 million page views monthly.
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