RealTime IT News Signs Deal With EarthLink, a provider of private label content and commerce solutions, signed an agreement to become the exclusive provider of yellow and white page directories, maps, directions and e-mail searches on EarthLink's Personal Start Page.

" is a leading provider of the integrated real world content that our members demand," said Howard Lefkowitz, EarthLink's vice president of business development and Internet marketing. "Our relationship with allows us to provide our members with the quality tools and resources for improving their experience every time they log on to EarthLink."

Financial arrangements were not disclosed.

"The private label solution we created for EarthLink immediately lets them offer their members relevant real world content while maintaining their brand and focusing on their core business," said Naveen Jain, chairman and CEO of

Headquartered in Pasadena, CA, EarthLink is an ISP that provides a range of access and hosting solutions from more than 1,700 points of presence.