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Official Name Change Reinforces Datalink.net's Position as The Internet Portal to Wireless; Datalink.net Announces Official Name Change.

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 6, 1999--

Datalink.net (OTC BB:NETD), formerly DataLink Systems Corp., a Silicon Valley Internet company, today announces the company's formal name change to Datalink.net, Inc.

Approved by a majority of shareholders, the company's Articles of Incorporation have been amended to change the official name to Datalink.net, Inc. The new name more accurately depicts the company's Internet-based strategy and closely reflects the focus of the company's recently announced Enterprise Business Group.

"The change to Datalink.net reflects the company's new strategy to leverage our Internet core competency, which includes our e-commerce initiatives," said Datalink.net CEO Anthony LaPine. "With the advent of our new Enterprise Business Group, which wirelessly enables Web sites and Intranets, this official name change reflects to all of our strategic partners and prospects the expertise of Datalink.net and our commitment to the Internet."

Datalink.net's Enterprise Business Group strategically focuses on connecting the Web to Wireless through a series of initiatives geared toward e-commerce, Intranets, and individual Internet sites. The business solutions provide auction sites, portals, and Internet vendors the power to connect to millions of wireless devices, allowing for increased distribution channels for their content and the potential for increased Web site circulation as a result of return visits.

In addition to the firm's enterprise business solutions, Datalink.net offers consumer products and services that provide real-time customized wireless information to individual users. These Web-to-Wireless(TM) services include: real-time financial information, such as stock and commodity quotes, and public company breaking news; breaking sports coverage for professional and college events; and lifestyle information, such as weather, news headlines, beach reports, ski conditions, entertainment news, alert driven scheduler, and other features.

Datalink.net -- Where the Web Meets Wireless(TM)

Datalink.net is the world leader in Web to Wireless convergence with a suite of products and services for both the enterprise customer and the consumer. The Enterprise Business Group wirelessly enables Internet sites and e-commerce applications through the company's patented Xpresslink(TM) Platform, while the Consumer Products Group provides custom and tailored information to the wireless user.

Datalink.net develops products with mass market appeal and e-commerce applications. Datalink.net is rated the number one service of its kind by SmartMoney magazine. The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California and its services are marketed through Datalink.net's e-commerce Web site at http://www.datalink.net.

Statements in this release that are not strictly historical are "forward-looking statements" and subject to risk and uncertainty. Factors that affect actual events or results materially include, but are not limited to: (i) the Company's ability to obtain adequate financing to further its current and future business strategies; (ii) the Company's ability to attract and retain its employees; (iii) the Company's success against competitive products and services and (iv) the effects of business and economic conditions generally.
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