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Press Release: DAoCXbar Officially Launches

Discussion in 'Dark Age of Camelot Discussion Hall' started by Nok, Aug 15, 2008.

  1. Nok

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    GameXbar announces the launch of DAoCXbar, a community toolbar for Mythic Entertainment's popular MMO... Dark Age of Camelot!

    [​IMG] DAoCXbar brings the best of the DAoC community together in one browser toolbar. Including the full site menu of CamelotHerald.com for quick access to the official sites; a growing community menu with links to forums, news, and more; a RSS reader with DAoC news feeds; a comprehensive safety menu to help keep your PC safer; a tools menu with links to enhance your DAoC experience; and even an Internet radio player (with gaming & broadcast streams). Here is the official DAoCXbar press release:


    On August 15, 2008, GameXbar launches DAoCXbar - The premiere browser add-on for the Dark Age of Camelot community!

    Los Angeles, California - August 15, 2008 - GameXbar has launched DAoCXbar, a Web 2.0 mashup of the Dark Age of Camelot community... in a browser add-on toolbar that works in the Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla's Firefox, and Flock web browsers. Based on Mythic Entertainment's epic and longstanding desktop PC fantasy massively multiplayer role playing game, DAoCXbar brings the very best of the Dark Age of Camelot community together in a single toolbar... much like the popular Google and Yahoo! toolbars, but the DAoCXbar designed specifically for the members of the Dark Age of Camelot community. Like every GameXbar, DAoCXbar is ad-free, safe, and free... while bringing to its specific community the following:

    Here is a list of features:

    • Customized Google-powered, DAoC-specific searches for key DAoC related databases & information sites in the Dark Age of Camelot community.
    • A built-in spell checker works with in-line web forms... such as forum, sites, etc. Where you're typing on the web.
    • A Community menu featuring links to the largest & most popular forums; guilds; market sites; media (blogs, Internet radio, news, and podcasts); miscellaneous (a grab bag of various DAoC related sites; and player establishments & towns.
    • A Safety menu full of links to anti malware/root-kit/spy-ware; anti virus scanning; browser alternatives; email alternatives; firewall/intrusion protection; instant messaging protection; online security testing; password managers; WiFi protection; and Windows Update... applications, tools and utilities to help protect your PC & DAoC client.
    • A Tools menu with links to calculators; character building; IM/VoIP communications; databases & wikis; graphics; mapping; miscellaneous; performance; speech & control... sites, apps & tools to enhance your DAoC playing experience.
    • A DAoC menu with links to key Dark Age of Camelot, EA Mythic & Electronic Arts pages on those sites... game expansions; character & guild searches; client downloads; support; and lots more!
    • A built-in RSS reader with news feeds from the busiest news sites in the DAoC community (such as CamelotHerald.com, Camelot Vault, [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], and others); two of the biggest game/PC performance sites (ExtremeTech & Tom's Hardware); and three Best Deals feeds from the Internet's top three online PC stores (Buy.com, NewEgg.com, and TigerDirect.com).
    • An Internet radio player featuring gaming Internet radio streams (such as Gamer-FM, Split Infinity Radio, Whispering Rose Radio, and World of Roleplayers Radio). And also some of the best of broadcast radio's best Internet streams around the US and Europe (such as BBC 6 Music, CNN & FOX News, Jack FM (both US & DE), KROQ, and many others (suggestions are always welcome). You can even add your own favorite stations & podcasts!
    • Optional features include an email notifier, a pop-up blocker & privacy cleaner, and a weather forecaster.
    • And a DAoCXbar Support Board for technical support, submissions to DAoCXbar, and DAoC discussions.

    About GameXbar

    GameXbar, located in the Los Angeles Greater Metropolitan Area of Southern California, is the world's leading publisher of community toolbars for gamers. Founded in 2005, GameXbar continues to develop, publish, and distribute a growing array of community specific browser add-on toolbars for games, gamers, fan sites, and game media/news outlets. With several GameXbar toolbars publicly available, many others in development, thousands of users, and a solid reputation since its beginning in 2005... GameXbar continues to bring value-added service & support to the gaming community, industry, and media.

    GameXbar's online website is GameXbar.com... where additional information can be found about GameXbar, service, and contact.

    GameXbar (2005-2008) - All other copyrights and/or trademarks are the property of their respective holders and/or licensors.