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Streambox, Phoenix In DSL Streaming Alliance

Streambox.com, a media portal, search engine and streaming media guide, Monday announced a wide-ranging marketing agreement with national broadband service provider Phoenix Networks.

As part of the agreement, Phoenix Networks will showcase Streambox.com as its premier online streaming media leader on the Internet. Phoenix DSL users will have the option of including Streambox's content on their customized home pages. Conversely, Streambox will promote Phoenix DSL service on its homepage.

The arrangement offers Phoenix DSL subscribers a free trial version of Streambox Ripper, as well as linking users to a new, customizable version MyStreambox. a portal.

"This is clearly a win-win deal for both companies," said Bob Hildeman, chief executive officer of Streambox. "We get to expose our high-quality content to broadband users, and Phoenix Networks gets content that will enhance subscribers' broadband experience."