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Clear Ink Pens Deal With Diablo
Web development and systems integration house Clear Ink has formed a strategic alliance with Diablo Publications, both Walnut Creek, Calif. Diablo publishes two regional consumer magazines and custom magazines and programs for clients including the San Francisco Giants and the Warriors. Diablo will provide content for print and Web publication, with Clear Ink handling all Web design and development.

Flyer Miles Going Once ..., San Francisco, will join Netcentives' ClickRewards Shopping Network. Netcentives, also San Francisco, develops online rewards, incentives and loyalty marketing programs. Adauction will be the first business-to-business company to use ClickRewards. Adauction provides an online auction for buying and selling media, and will sweeten its deals by offering frequent flyer miles to advertisers who purchase inventory. New advertisers will get 200 ClickMiles when they register, and all media buyers can earn one ClickMile for every $10 purchase with

Fox Sports Teams with Theglobe
Fox Sports Online, New York, has signed a deal with online community, also New York, to deliver daily sports news to the site's sports section. Users also can access sub-topic pages on sports including football, college basketball, hockey, soccer and baseball. The will link to the Fox Sports Online site.

New MP3 Single Debuts on RSN
On Feb. 11, the Rolling Stone Network and DreamWorks Records, both New York, broke the first single from Buckcherry, a garage punk band. The song will be available as a free download in the MP3 format until a live Webcast of the band March 9.