Press for XIR/Growth

Big Fish Games, the multi-platform developer, publisher and distributor of casual games, today announced the new Big Fish Games Affiliate Program. The new program allows any business, entrepreneur, blogger or game lover with a Web presence to monetize traffic by referring customers to Big Fish Games. Under the terms of the updated program, affiliates earn 70 percent of net revenue for all game sales generated by a qualified customer, for a full year of sales activity.

ITA Software, Inc., the leader in developing innovative solutions for the travel industry, today announced it will be hosting CrisisCamp Boston, a volunteer event on Saturday, January 23 aimed at supporting Haitian relief efforts through technology-based projects. CrisisCamp Boston is the first event of its kind in the New England area and follows a successful model developed by Crisis Commons, an international volunteer network. This event is taking place in coordination with the CrisisCamp efforts of Washington DC and Silicon Valley, as well as those forming in other U.S. cities, all taking place this Saturday.

Technology Underwriting Greater Good (TUGG), a new foundation organized by New England’s venture capital and entrepreneurial communities, is applying crowdsourcing methodologies to charitable giving. Crowdsourcing enables the technology community to participate in a distributed/open approach to fundraising, problem solving and effective distribution of resources. TUGG was founded to fund social innovation that helps young people realize their full potential through entrepreneurship, education and life experiences.

ITA Software, Inc., the leader in developing innovative solutions for the travel industry, today celebrates the accomplishments of QPX, its ground-breaking airfare pricing and shopping engine. Launched 10 years ago at The PhoCusWright Conference, QPX has transformed the online travel industry. Within weeks of its launch, QPX had millions of users worldwide; today ITA has a more than 65 percent share of carrier-direct web sales in the United States, including six of the top 10 carriers. In 2009, QPX will power more than $25 billion in sales for United States airlines. ITA’s customers, including leading global brands in the airline, travel agency and metasearch markets, now rely on QPX for their most complex itineraries including international, interline and award travel.