Kent Information Services Launches Electronic News Service

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Kent Information Services, Inc. has launched a unique news publication distributed via Internet electronic mail--the first of its type in the accounting and finance fields. The Internet->Bullet, published weekly, contains news items relevant to accountants, auditors and finance professionals in a variety of areas: general accounting news and IRS announcements, accounting software, Internet services and applications and technology issues affecting its readers. Available only as a free companion service to subscribers to the Internet Bulletin for CPAs, the Internet->Bullet provides up-to-the-minute news to Kent Information Services customers. A "Site Announcements" section includes listings of new Internet sites and resources offered by accounting firms, professional organizations, government agencies and software companies.

For the leading publisher of training materials on business use of the Internet, moving to an electronic publishing medium was only a matter of time. John Craves, CPA, president of Kent Information Services, says of the new publication: "Our readers understand how crucial the Internet is in their work. They've devoted time and energy to staying abreast of technology. We feel that the Internet-Bullet will help them to make the most of their technology investments. …