GenieKnows ‘Press Releases’

October 11th, 2011

Yellowee Launches iPhone App Enabling Easy Local Searching

Now anyone can carry Yellowee’s exhaustive 15 million local business database (and fetching new, all-knowing crystal ball) anywhere.

Halifax, Nova Scotia October 11th 2011 — GenieKnows Inc. is excited to unveil its new Yellowee app for the iPhone. Utilizing the iPhones’ GPS technology, the new app makes mobile local search effortless. Already a top online destination for local information,‘s app means users can now find whatever they need, wherever they are, right when they need it.

Yellowee iPhone App

By entering a keyword, business name or category and spinning the soon-to-be-famous Yellowee Crystal Ball, users find their fortune from among 15 million businesses across Canada and the US. gives users exact addresses and displays a map, directing people right to the door of whatever they’re looking for.

Long famed for their ability to help users access local services and businesses, the app fills an obvious void. Now people won’t be out of luck if they forget to search before they leave home. The Yellowee iPhone app is perfect for people on the go.

The Yellowee Crystal Ball iPhone local search app is now available at the Apple app store as a free download.

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About is a premier local search engine, utilizing a proprietary information gathering method. Searchers get more accurate, complete and relevant results displayed in a simplified, attractive page with minimal distractions. Sign up and write reviews to help others enjoy great places in the neighborhood. Businesses can sign up for display accounts to enhance their placement.

About GenieKnows Inc.
GenieKnows is the parent company of and other great online advertising solutions. Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, they have a proven ability to attract the kind of high quality Internet traffic advertisers need to thrive in the digital economy. The GenieKnows publishing network includes an array of websites such as,,,;,, and

Contact GenieKnows Inc.
Mark Harper, VP Marketing & Content
+1-902-431-4847 ext.111

December 1st, 2010

Bell Aliant and GenieKnows Enter into Strategic Internet Search Relationship

Bell Aliant and GenieKnows Inc. today announced a new multi-year agreement that provides Internet search services into the website for Bell Aliant customers.

The new agreement expands the scope of customer experience beyond that of an internal site product search to cover full internet searching capability, giving customers the benefit of GenieKnows local search expertise.

“We are excited to extend our strong relationship with to bring in their Internet search experience to our customers,” said Joe Mosher, VP Marketing, Bell Aliant. “Our customers appreciate the innovative local search and mapping capabilities – saving them time and money in many cases.”

“We look forward to the expansion of our local partnership with Bell Aliant as their partner of choice for online search services” said Barbara Manning, CEO of GenieKnows Inc. provides web, local, mapping and sponsored search services to an array of online website and publishing portals and under this terms of the agreement will also provide its local search and local mapping functionality to Bell Aliant customers.

About GenieKnows Inc.

GenieKnows Inc. is a privately owned Canadian incorporation operated and registered in Halifax Nova Scotia (“GenieKnows Inc”) and was incorporated in November 1999. GenieKnows provides a broad distribution publishing network with access to web search and display media products that targets quality internet traffic for its advertising partnerships. The GenieKnows publishing network includes an array of websites such as,,;,, and

About Bell Aliant

Bell Aliant (TSX: BA.UN) is one of North America’s largest regional communications providers and the first company in Canada to cover an entire city with fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) technology with its FibreOP™ services. Through its operating entities it serves customers in six Canadian provinces with innovative information, communication and technology services including voice, data, Internet, video and value-added business solutions. Through its xwave offices, Bell Aliant also provides IT professional services and advanced technology solutions. Bell Aliant’s employees deliver the highest quality of customer service, choice and convenience.

October 21st, 2010

Press Release – GenieKnows announces a new home for its local community and business directory website

GenieKnows Inc. (formerly IT Interactive Services Inc.), a privately held, Halifax-based Canadian search company today announces a new home for its local community and business directory website:

Yellowee provides local business owners with the ability to connect and engage customers who are searching and commenting on local businesses via the user community on Yellowee.

Users are presented with the opportunity to review local businesses and are rewarded with ‘ribbons’ as they engage in social activities on Profile pages show latest user activity, businesses reviewed, uploaded photographs, and ribbons that have been awarded. This information can then be quickly shared across other social media websites, such as Facebook and Twitter.

Speaking on the new local website launch, Barbara Manning, CEO/President of GenieKnows Inc. commented, “We have deliberately separated this new brand which is geared to local business owners and the users who search for their services. Our brand will continue to service the B2B audience as we develop additional products within the online advertising sector. These include display advertising, Pay-Per-Click search marketing and In-Text contextual ads”

The team will showcase these products and service across industry conferences, such as BlogWorld, Ad-Tech New York and the Atlantic Internet Marketing conference in Halifax.

About GenieKnows Inc.
GenieKnows connects search technology, community and content by developing niche-specific portals tailored for distinct searching communities, delivering a focused, useful and rewarding search experience. GenieKnows also empowers a broad distribution network for advertisers, helping businesses connect with consumers and grow their bottom line by conveying meaningful, revenue-generating search results. As the world enters a dynamic new era in Internet technology and online marketing, GenieKnows’ industry-leading search technology continues to provide innovative products and solutions to meet the ever-changing needs of the IT industry.

GenieKnows Inc. brands, including , ,, and have become widely known and respected, offering users a fun experience and relevant product & services search results.

Media Contact
Mark Harper

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