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Digital Lifestyles Group announces availability of hip-e teen lifestyle computer and entertainment system on

hip-e users can go directly to by clicking the “hip-e hangout” or node “hot key” on the computer keyboard

AUSTIN, TX – NOVEMBER 18, 2004 – Digital Lifestyles Group, Inc. (OTCBB: DLFG) today announced that hip-e™, the world’s first lifestyle computer and entertainment system designed exclusively for teens, is now available in the Electronics store (

“We are extremely pleased to join forces with Amazon and offer all teens the ability to obtain hip-e products from one of their favorite and most trusted online retailing Websites,” said Erik Smith, Vice President of Business Development and Programming at Digital Lifestyles Group. “As a result of our relationship, hip-e will be introduced to the millions of customers who shop at Amazon.”

Also as a result of this relationship, hip-e users will now have direct access to through multiple touch points on the hip-e node, including the hip-e hangout Mall and an “hot key” button present on the hip-e node wireless keyboard. This relationship is the latest example of how Digital Lifestyles Group is redefining personal computing and the Internet to provide simple, fun, and relevant lifestyle solutions to teens.

The all-in-one hip-e node is the perfect entertainment and communication center for a teen’s room.  The node comes bundled with the hip-e hangout, delivering a simple, fun and safe experience for instant messaging, music and videos, television and movies, on line shopping, homework, and more.

Digital Lifestyles Group will fulfill orders for its products purchased on


About Digital Lifestyles Group, Inc.

Digital Lifestyles Group, Inc. designs, manufactures and markets digital lifestyle products, including software, personal computers, accessories and entertainment and communication solutions. The Company's products include hip-e, the first digital lifestyle platform for teens, and the Northgate line of desktop and notebook computers for consumer, business and education customers. The Company sells its products through its online stores (,, direct sales force, third-party resellers and retail stores. More information about Digital Lifestyles Group is available at

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