P652 Teletext 655 Oct 2 21:05:03   co.uk - The Internet  ———————  ——————— AOL RAMPS UP CAMPAIGN IN UK Online service provider AOL is gearing up for a new campaign to launch version four of its software. In eight weeks, version 4.0 will be ready for download with copies of the software on CD being sent out in Janauary. According to AOL, the new software will l—ke it easier for people to go online and also be able to create multiple user accounts. SITE http://www.aol.co.uk ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— EXPRESS YOUR NET VIEWS 652 IT RECRUITMENT ADVERTISING - p631 Bunderman News Keyboard Green
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