Los Angeles, CA, October 02, 2006 --(PR.com
)-- Outshining international competitors MSN® Hotmail, Yahoo!® Mail, Lycos® Mail, HushmailTM and UK's PostmasterTM, Mail2World, a global provider of on-demand, hosted email and collaboration services, has been honored with ComputeractiveTM Magazine's esteemed Try It! AwardTM and highest five-star rating for excellence from the publication's editorial board. After extensive review and testing, only products that exceed the board's high expectations are awarded this mark. Mail2World's receipt of the Try It! Award and "Excellent" rating was announced in Computeractive's June 22, 2006 issue.
Author of "Special Delivery," the article presenting Computeractive's independent analysis and comparison of six major consumer email providers, researcher Claire Marshall noted: "The most generous in our round-up was Mail2World, which provides both free and subscription customers with an unlimited amount of storage space and is very easy to use. If you are looking for something straightforward that has a nice, clean feel to it, you can't go wrong with Mail2World."
"We are very excited to receive top honors from such a respected publication for the quality of our popular consumer email service at www.mail2world.com, which runs on the same email platform that powers our business messaging services to millions of users in enterprises, ISPs, portals and universities," said Mail2World Executive Vice President and COO Youssef Abed. "Hundreds of thousands of readers around the world look to Computeractive for authoritative reviews based on the editorial board's objective scrutiny of products. With this award, Mail2World's reputation for excellence has been extended to those readers."
About Computeractive Magazine
Launched in 1998, Computeractive Magazine is still the best-selling computer magazine. Computeractive is published by parent company VNU, a global information and media company with 38,000 employees and recognized brands in marketing information (ACNielsen), media measurement and information (Nielsen Media Research) and business information (Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, Computing).
Mail2World designs, delivers and supports a technology-leading and award-winning suite of business-class email and online collaboration services. Custom-engineered to handle tens of millions of mailboxes, Mail2World's Pangia Communications PlatformTM addresses the growing need for advanced, cost-effective messaging and collaboration in global enterprises, small and medium-sized businesses and large-scale service providers. The company's growing list of customers includes prominent organizations from around the world, such as publicly-traded corporations, top-ten colleges listed in Newsweek's America's Best Colleges 2007 report and some of the largest online properties. Founded in 2000, Mail2World is a privately held corporation headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif.