Piranha Announces Sale of Piranha Byte Compression Technology
TweetFollow Us on Twitter

Piranha Announces Sale of Piranha Byte Compression Technology

PIRANHA ANNOUNCES SALE OF PIRANHA BYTE COMPRESSION TECHNOLOGY TO DDB
WORLDWIDE, USA'S LARGEST AGENCY NETWORK

Piranha's Impact Solutions Subsidiary Also Announces Sale of Piranha
Byte to Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer/EURO RSCG

NEW YORK..JUNE 28, 2000..Piranha, Inc. (OTC BB: BYTE), an innovator
in data compression solutions, today announced the sale of Piranha
Byte, a data compression tool for the imaging, publishing and
printing industries, to DDB Worldwide, one of the world's leading
advertising agencies with 206 offices in 98 countries around the
globe.

DDB Worldwide is has the largest agency network in the U.S. and the
third largest in the world with billings of $15.4 billion last year.

Impact Solutions, Inc., a Piranha subsidiary, also announced the sale
of Piranha Byte to Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer/EURO
RSCG, the youngest billion-dollar agency in the industry since its
inception in 1986.

Piranha Byte's compression technology enables DDB Worldwide and MVBMS
to improve the speed, bandwidth and time normally associated with its
digital file transfers. Piranha Byte reduces data transfer time and
storage requirements and provides point-to-multipoint communications,
compressing files at least eight times smaller than their original
size.

"Piranha Byte will improve our business by eliminating the need for
expensive disks and delivery services," said Michael Guzman, director
of Print Services for DDB Worldwide Communications Group, Inc. "By
compressing files, DDB Worldwide can get them to any place in the
world in minutes rather than days. When you multiply the amount of
ads that agencies produce on a yearly basis by those savings, it
could save hundreds of thousands of dollars in material and delivery
costs."

"The fast-changing global economy forces leading advertising agencies
to search for cutting-edge solutions in the digital world, said Larry
E. Greybill, president of Impact Solutions. "DDB Worldwide recognizes
the efficiencies that Piranha Byte brings to digital workflows as
well as the reduction of costs in servicing clients around the globe."

Piranha Byte is available from Impact Solutions, Piranha Inc.'s sales
and marketing subsidiary that is focused on the professional imaging
and publishing industries, and Zideo.com, another Piranha subsidiary
that specializes in internet and entertainment solutions.

About Piranha, Inc.

Piranha, Inc. (OTC BB: BYTE), based in Dallas, Texas, develops
digital compression solutions to produce precise compressed images,
sound and text for e-businesses, publishers and printers. Piranha
delivers high-quality "lossy" and "lossless" data compression
management solutions for printing, publishing, medical imaging,
document storage and Internet-related businesses such as music,
video, gaming, e-commerce, photos and advertising. Piranha solutions
increase the speed of Web pages and maximize bandwidth and storage.
Piranha products are available on Linux, Windows and Macintosh
systems. Impact Solutions, Inc., focused on the imaging and printing
industries, is located in Freehold, NJ. Zideo.com is located in
Richardson, TX. More information is available at www.piranha.com,
www.impact-s.com, and www.zideo.com or call Impact Solutions (732)
409-5190.

# # #

Piranha Stream and Piranha Byte are trademarks of Piranha, Inc. Other
companies' names and products are trademarks or registered trademarks
of their respective companies.

Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform
Act of 1995. Included in this company profile are certain "forward
looking" statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933,
as amended. Although the Company believes that the expectations
reflected in such forward looking statements are reasonable, actual
results may differ materially from those anticipated in the forward
looking statements as a result of certain factors including sales
levels, retention, competition trends and other market factors.

Contact:
Larry E. Greybill Michael DiLorenzo/David McKee
Piranha, Inc./Impact Solutions Schwartz Communications
(732) 409-5190 (781) 684-0770
lgreybill@impact-s.com piranha@schwartz-pr.com

 
AAPL
$111.78
Apple Inc.
-0.87
MSFT
$47.66
Microsoft Corpora
+0.14
GOOG
$516.35
Google Inc.
+5.25

MacTech Search:
Community Search:

Software Updates via MacUpdate

CleanApp 5.0.0 Beta 5 - Application dein...
CleanApp is an application deinstaller and archiver.... Your hard drive gets fuller day by day, but do you know why? CleanApp 5 provides you with insights how to reclaim disk space. There are... Read more
Monolingual 1.6.2 - Remove unwanted OS X...
Monolingual is a program for removing unnecesary language resources from OS X, in order to reclaim several hundred megabytes of disk space. It requires a 64-bit capable Intel-based Mac and at least... Read more
NetShade 6.1 - Browse privately using an...
NetShade is an Internet security tool that conceals your IP address on the web. NetShade routes your Web connection through either a public anonymous proxy server, or one of NetShade's own dedicated... Read more
calibre 2.13 - Complete e-library manage...
Calibre is a complete e-book library manager. Organize your collection, convert your books to multiple formats, and sync with all of your devices. Let Calibre be your multi-tasking digital librarian... Read more
Mellel 3.3.7 - Powerful word processor w...
Mellel is the leading word processor for OS X and has been widely considered the industry standard since its inception. Mellel focuses on writers and scholars for technical writing and multilingual... Read more
ScreenFlow 5.0.1 - Create screen recordi...
Save 10% with the exclusive MacUpdate coupon code: AFMacUpdate10 Buy now! ScreenFlow is powerful, easy-to-use screencasting software for the Mac. With ScreenFlow you can record the contents of your... Read more
Simon 4.0 - Monitor changes and crashes...
Simon monitors websites and alerts you of crashes and changes. Select pages to monitor, choose your alert options, and customize your settings. Simon does the rest. Keep a watchful eye on your... Read more
BBEdit 11.0.2 - Powerful text and HTML e...
BBEdit is the leading professional HTML and text editor for the Mac. Specifically crafted in response to the needs of Web authors and software developers, this award-winning product provides a... Read more
ExpanDrive 4.2.1 - Access cloud storage...
ExpanDrive builds cloud storage in every application, acts just like a USB drive plugged into your Mac. With ExpanDrive, you can securely access any remote file server directly from the Finder or... Read more
Adobe After Effects CC 2014 13.2 - Creat...
After Effects CC 2014 is available as part of Adobe Creative Cloud for as little as $19.99/month (or $9.99/month if you're a previous After Effects customer). After Effects CS6 is still available... Read more

Latest Forum Discussions

See All

Make your own Tribez Figures (and More)...
Make your own Tribez Figures (and More) with Toyze Posted by Jessica Fisher on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad | Read more »
So Many Holiday iOS Sales Oh My Goodness...
The holiday season is in full-swing, which means a whole lot of iOS apps and games are going on sale. A bunch already have, in fact. Naturally this means we’re putting together a hand-picked list of the best discounts and sales we can find in order... | Read more »
It’s Bird vs. Bird in the New PvP Mode f...
It’s Bird vs. Bird in the New PvP Mode for Angry Birds Epic Posted by Jessica Fisher on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad | Read more »
Telltale Games and Mojang Announce Minec...
Telltale Games and Mojang Announce Minecraft: Story Mode – A Telltale Games Series Posted by Jessica Fisher on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] | Read more »
WarChest and Splash Damage Annouce Their...
WarChest and Splash Damage Annouce Their New Game: Tempo Posted by Jessica Fisher on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] WarChest Ltd and Splash Damage Ltd are teaming up again to work | Read more »
BulkyPix Celebrates its 6th Anniversary...
BulkyPix Celebrates its 6th Anniversary with a Bunch of Free Games Posted by Jessica Fisher on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] BulkyPix has | Read more »
Indulge in Japanese cuisine in Cooking F...
Indulge in Japanese cuisine in Cooking Fever’s new sushi-themed update Posted by Simon Reed on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] Lithuanian developer Nordcurrent has yet again updated its restaurant simulat | Read more »
Badland Daydream Level Pack Arrives to C...
Badland Daydream Level Pack Arrives to Celebrate 20 Million Downloads Posted by Ellis Spice on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] | Read more »
Far Cry 4, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Desti...
Far Cry 4, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Destiny, and Beyond – AppSpy Takes a Look at AAA Companion Apps Posted by Rob Rich on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] These day | Read more »
A Bunch of Halfbrick Games Are Going Fre...
A Bunch of Halfbrick Games Are Going Free for the Holidays Posted by Ellis Spice on December 19th, 2014 [ permalink ] Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad | Read more »

Price Scanner via MacPrices.net

The Apple Store offering free next-day shippi...
The Apple Store is now offering free next-day shipping on all in stock items if ordered before 12/23/14 at 10:00am PT. Local store pickup is also available within an hour of ordering for any in stock... Read more
It’s 1992 Again At Sony Pictures, Except For...
Techcrunch’s John Biggs interviewed a Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) employee, who quite understandably wished to remain anonymous, regarding post-hack conditions in SPE’s L.A office, explaining “... Read more
Holiday sales this weekend: MacBook Pros for...
 B&H Photo has new MacBook Pros on sale for up to $300 off MSRP as part of their Holiday pricing. Shipping is free, and B&H charges NY sales tax only: - 15″ 2.2GHz Retina MacBook Pro: $1699... Read more
Holiday sales this weekend: MacBook Airs for...
B&H Photo has 2014 MacBook Airs on sale for up to $120 off MSRP, for a limited time, for the Thanksgiving/Christmas Holiday shopping season. Shipping is free, and B&H charges NY sales tax... Read more
Holiday sales this weekend: iMacs for up to $...
B&H Photo has 21″ and 27″ iMacs on sale for up to $200 off MSRP including free shipping plus NY sales tax only. B&H will also include a free copy of Parallels Desktop software: - 21″ 1.4GHz... Read more
Holiday sales this weekend: Mac minis availab...
B&H Photo has new 2014 Mac minis on sale for up to $80 off MSRP. Shipping is free, and B&H charges NY sales tax only: - 1.4GHz Mac mini: $459 $40 off MSRP - 2.6GHz Mac mini: $629 $70 off MSRP... Read more
Holiday sales this weekend: Mac Pros for up t...
B&H Photo has Mac Pros on sale for up to $500 off MSRP. Shipping is free, and B&H charges sales tax in NY only: - 3.7GHz 4-core Mac Pro: $2599, $400 off MSRP - 3.5GHz 6-core Mac Pro: $3499, $... Read more
Save up to $400 on MacBooks with Apple Certif...
The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished 2014 MacBook Pros and MacBook Airs available for up to $400 off the cost of new models. An Apple one-year warranty is included with each model, and... Read more
Save up to $300 on Macs, $30 on iPads with Ap...
Purchase a new Mac or iPad at The Apple Store for Education and take up to $300 off MSRP. All teachers, students, and staff of any educational institution qualify for the discount. Shipping is free,... Read more
iOS and Android OS Targeted by Man-in-the-Mid...
Cloud services security provider Akamai Technologies, Inc. has released, through the company’s Prolexic Security Engineering & Research Team (PLXsert), a new cybersecurity threat advisory. The... Read more

Jobs Board

*Apple* Store Leader Program (US) - Apple, I...
…Summary Learn and grow as you explore the art of leadership at the Apple Store. You'll master our retail business inside and out through training, hands-on experience, Read more
Project Manager, *Apple* Financial Services...
**Job Summary** Apple Financial Services (AFS) offers consumers, businesses and educational institutions ways to finance Apple purchases. We work with national and Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Job Description: Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, Read more
All contents are Copyright 1984-2011 by Xplain Corporation. All rights reserved. Theme designed by Icreon.