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Stardock and General Motors Reveal Branded Desktop for Corvette Enthusiasts

-- Automobile Giant Unleashes Stardock's Corvette Theme on the PC; More Custom Car Skins in the Pipeline --

PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Corvette(R) owners are a breed like no other. Owning a Corvette is not just owning a car: it's harnessing a lifestyle and making the ultimate statement. This brand of automobile features specialized Corvette clothes, calendars, and events and now, thanks to Stardock Corporation and General Motors, the brand features a customizable theme for the PC. Today Stardock Corporation unveiled the Corvette PC Theme for Corvette enthusiasts around the world. The theme is downloadable on http://www.stardock.com/products/mycolors/ for $19.95.

The customized Corvette theme for Windows Vista or Windows XP includes: -- A complete Corvette visual style that will change the entire user interface -- Icons and buttons focused on the Corvette brand -- An animated Corvette Media Player -- Corvette weather gadget that delivers user-customized information directly to you -- Handy Corvette clock and calendar gadgets for the ultimate customization experience -- Corvette engine "rev" sound lets you know when you have email and plays at startup -- Two Corvette wallpapers to choose from at launch, with additional downloadable wallpaper content updates

"Corvette is one of the world's most recognized brands for car enthusiasts," stated Phil Madis, director of business development for Stardock. "The Corvette brand represents the ultimate automobile enthusiast lifestyle and it's only natural that the brand, which already extends outside of the car into clothing and other accessories, but made available on the PC desktop. We're happy to bring this theme to fans of both General Motors and Corvette."

Stardock Design is offering the desktop package for $19.95 on the Stardock website http://mycolors.stardock.com/. The program is downloadable and available now.

To find out more about Stardock Design, please visit http://www.stardockdesign.com/.

About General Motors

General Motors Corp. , the world's largest automaker, has been the global industry sales leader for 76 years. Founded in 1908, GM today employs about 284,000 people around the world. With global headquarters in Detroit , GM manufactures its cars and trucks in 33 countries. In 2006, nearly 9.1 million GM cars and trucks were sold globally under the following brands: Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, GM Daewoo, Holden, HUMMER, Opel, Pontiac, Saab, Saturn and Vauxhall. GM's OnStar subsidiary is the industry leader in vehicle safety, security and information services. More information on GM can be found at http://www.gm.com/.

About Stardock

Stardock is the world's leading developer of Windows enhancement utilities. Its software is used by over 10 million people worldwide and has been licensed by trendsetting companies like NVIDIA, ATI, Alienware and Microsoft, plus in movies and TV. Stardock operates WinCustomize.com, the premier portal for Windows enhancement drawing more than 3 million unique visitors each month, in addition to one of the world's largest blogging communities, JoeUser.com. Stardock is a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner. The company's website is http://www.stardock.com/.

General Motors Trademarks used under license to Stardock Systems Inc. Press Contact: Stephanie Schopp Tinsley-PR [email protected] (323)660-2163

Stardock Corporation

CONTACT: Stephanie Schopp, +1-323-660-2163, [email protected], of
Tinsley-PR for the Stardock Corporation

Web site: http://www.stardock.com/

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