Stars and Stripes Offers Free Desktop Calendar Download
American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2004 The Stars and Stripes military newspaper is offering a "unique new software product" for free holiday gift giving.
The Stars and Stripes 2005 PC Desktop Calendar and Daily Planner is a free software giveaway that lets users customize their computer desktop calendar using their own family snapshots.
"Just upload 12 photos and enter an e-mail address. A few minutes later, a link will be sent which allows users to download their personalized and customized version of the 2005 Calendar and Daily Planner," said a Stars and Stripes news release. "The link can then be sent to family and friends around the world as a cool and very personalized Christmas gift."
Each calendar comes with a built-in link to Stars and Stripes online versions, so readers are just a click away from the latest military news updates. The daily planner lets users keep track of all appointments on a personal computer with a calendar that displays personal pictures of family, friends, pets -- the user's choice.