March 28, 2002 - PaperQuote
on the Radio
The nationally syndicated Kim Komando
radio program highlighted PaperQuote as a download of the week. This effectively
put PaperQoute on over 400 radio stations across the country.
February 18, 2002 - Beautiful
Beautiful America, the daily wallpaper that takes you from sea to shining
sea, was launched.
January 8, 2002 - Microsoft
and WUGNET Award
We want to thank the great editors of the Windows Users Group Network
(WUGNET) for their support. They are
currently spotlighting PaperQuote as the Best Choice download for the
January 2, 2002 - Beautiful
We plan to launch the
Beautiful America channel for PaperQuote in the coming weeks. This channel
was conceived before September 11, but its messages of freedom will ring
loud during the coming months.
December 3, 2001 - PaperQuote
To celebrate its second anniversary, PaperQuote moved to new offices and
new servers in Spokane, Washington. The software and service are now part
of the Gibby Media Group.
October 13, 2001 - New Services
W e're looking forward to announcing PaperQuote's exciting new services,
including software updates and new wallpaper channels. These enhancements
will be our way of thanking the thousands of people who use and support
PaperQuote every day.
September 11, 2001 - God
No words can express the deep sorrow we feel for those who lost their
lives in the senseless violence of September 11, 2001. God bless all those
who are suffering.
July 5, 2001 - Space Odyssey
The Space Odyssey channel has taken the lead from The Classics as the
most popular premium wallpaper channel. Share your desktop with the minds
of visionaries by ordering Space Odyssey for PaperQuote. The likes of
Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton will inspire you with thoughts about
science, technology, and the future.
June 19, 2001 - Learning
The best way to learn any new software is usually through experimentation.
Let your mouse pointer hover over buttons to see hints, and click on buttons
just to see what happens. You might also want to right click on some of
the main screens to find special menus. Learning PaperQuote '01 is going
to get even easier. Our upcoming online demonstration will show how to
use the most popular features.
May 7, 2001 - The Meditation
A new daily wallpaper channel was recently added to the Channels
Online page. Add The Meditation Tip to your PaperQuote '01e channel
lineup today. To see if a channel has wallpaper images and quotes that
you'll enjoy, simply browse the channel's sample pages.
April 23, 2001 - Two Million
PaperQuote is reaching thousands of people each day. Over two million
wallpaper images have now been served to computer desktops around the
world. Here's the PaperQuote Team's favorite statistic: Approximately
every 10 seconds someone, somewhere, is being inspired with a beautiful
new wallpaper and quote using the PaperQuote software.
April 11, 2001 - Business
What can PaperQuote do for your business? Visit the Business
Services pages to find out how you can broadcast images and quotes
from your website, disbribute a co-branded version of PaperQuote '01,
take advantage of new advertising opportunities, use PaperQuote
technology on your corporate intranet, or participate in a reseller program.
New pricing options are now available for co-branding, advertising, and
April 7, 2001 - Shiny Metal
Two new official skins were released by the PaperQuote Team today in the
Shiny Metal section of the Skins Online
pages. The Blue Metal and Pink Metal skins make PaperQuote '01 look as
sleek as a sports car. If
sleek isn't quite what you're looking for, visit the Floral Gardens and
Channel Themes sections to find popular skins that can satisfy just about
any taste. You can even design your own custom skins for PaperQuote '01
and share them with other users.
April 3, 2001 - Online PQ
Did you know that support for PaperQuote '01 is just a click away? You'll
find support topics, software updates, and a Support Request form on our
Online Support pages. We don't want
anyone to ever have support issues, but we do want everyone who needs
help to use our support pages. We can't fix a problem unless we know about
March 31, 2001 - The Channel
We're working hard to make sure a few new channels go online in the
weeks ahead. How about a daily Zen meditation with a wonderful drawing,
or a golf shot of the day?
March 24, 2001 - PaperQuote
'01 up for Review
PaperQuote '01 was just sent to the editors of CNET, ZDNet, and Tucows
for review. How long will they list it as a top download? Will Preston
like it? Will it become Yahoo!'s free file of the day? Will Leo Laporte
talk about it on TechTV? Will Lycos want to co-brand with it? And, importantly,
will it receive the prestige of a five cow review? Only time will tell.
No matter what happens in the coming weeks, we know our most important
reviews are the ones we receive every day from the people who use PaperQuote
March 19, 2001 - Celebrate
Celebrate the release of PaperQuote '01 with us by receiving free premium
wallpaper and quote channels. First, download the new software. With previews,
look backs, a slide show screen saver, and custom skins, PaperQuote '01
is truly cause for celebration. Second, use the free Miracle Planet channel
on March 19, 20, or 21. Miracle Planet will send you a popup link on one
of those days. Open the link to receive your free Classics, Space Odyssey,
or Ultimate Sports premium channel.
[Note: The free channel offer
was available until March 23. If you opened the link and submitted the
form but did not receive your free channels in your email, let us know.
The free premium channels do not expire until May 31.]
March 15, 2001 - PQ '01
Now with wallpaper previews, look backs, a slide show screen saver,
a custom skin interface, and improved support, this award-winning software
and service has just gotten better.
March 14, 2001 - Looking
As the PaperQuote Team prepares to launch a new site for the rewritten-from-the-ground-up
PaperQuote '01 software, we aren't taking much time to look back. We can't
help ourselves, though, from leaving a link to the first glowing review
of PaperQuote. If the review is still up on the Windows Users Group Network
site, click Here
for a bit of nostalgia.
December 3, 1999 through
March 15, 2001
If you would like details about how this software and service was created
by a couple of small-town entrepreneurs, and the road that brought it
to where it is today, send us a note. We can provide you with past press
releases and a great little story. The latest contact information can
be found on the Contact page.