This Agreement is entered into this 4th day of October 1996, by and between SSNN, Inc. ("Licensor"), a
Nevada corporation, with offices at 377 South Nevada Street, Carson City, Nevada 89703, and Digital Data
Networks, Inc. ("Licensee"), a Washington corporation, with offices at 3102 Maple Avenue, Suite 230, Dallas,
Licensor is the developer and owner of a Service to provide comprehensive financial news and other information
about small capitalization companies to persons who subscribe to the service on the Internet.
Licensee desires to acquire the rights from Licensor to use, market and sell the Service to subscribers in the
Territory, and Licensor has agreed to grant to Licensee an exclusive license to use the Service, and to improve
upon, use, market and sell the Service within the Territory.
The following terms shall have the meanings set forth herein except to the extent the context otherwise requires:
(a) "Gross Revenues" means the dollar amount of all revenues received by Licensee from customers in Canada
and the United States which result from the sale, use and marketing of the Service, expressed in U.S. Dollars.
Gross Revenues would also include any and all advertising, promotional fees, Web page design fees and Web
page referral fees received by Licensee in connection with the Service;
(b) "Initial Term" means the term specified in Section 3.1;
(c) "Internet" means the global network of computers;
(d) "License" means the License granted to Licensee by Licensor pursuant to this License Agreement;
(e) "License Year" means a period of 12 months commencing on the date of this Agreement or each consecutive
anniversary of that date;
(f) "Licensee's Improvements" means all improvements to the whole or any part of the Service (whether
patentable, trademarked or not), including technical information relating to, being supplied with, producing, using,
marketing or selling the Service developed or acquired b