|Displaying Topics 201 - 240 (316 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|201:|| CBS buys CNet Network for $1.75Billion|
"CBS Corp said on Thursday it would to buy web media company CNET Networks Inc, for about $1.8 billion, in a deal that would broaden the television broadcaster's reach across the Internet."
|May 15, 2008|
|202:|| Comcast To Acquire Plaxo|
"Comcast Corp. is buying contact management company Plaxo Inc. and plans to incorporate into all its offerings features intended to help people synchronize their address books and connect socially online."
|May 15, 2008|
|203:|| Craigslist Counter Sues eBay Alleging Spying|
"Online classifieds leader Craigslist.com filed a countersuit on Tuesday against business rival eBay, alleging eBay used its minority stake in Craigslist to steal its corporate trade secrets."
|May 14, 2008|
|204:|| New Net Neutrality Bill Introduced|
"Two Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have introduced a bill that would subject broadband providers to antitrust violations if they block or slow Internet traffic."
|May 9, 2008|
|205:|| The Bug Crawling In My Screen!||May 3, 2008|
|206:|| China Now the World's Largest Internet Population||Apr 24, 2008|
|207:|| eBay Sues Craigslist|
"eBay is suing Craig Newmark and Craigslist's chief executive Jim Buckmaster for "unfairly diluting" eBay's interest in the popular classifieds site..."
|Apr 23, 2008|
|208:|| The Most Valuable Global Brands: Google Tops Again|
"Its brand value grew 30 percent since last year's report to surpass $86 billion."
|Apr 21, 2008|
|209:|| Hubble: Internet Reachability And Monitoring in Real-Time For Black Holes on the Internet|
"A research project at the University of Washington spots sections on the Internet that cannot be reached for several hours."
|Apr 13, 2008|
|210:|| European Politicians Vote To Reject Anti-Piracy Plans|
"European politicians have voted down calls to throw suspected file-sharers off the net. The idea to cut off persistent pirates formed part of a wide-ranging report on creative industries written for the European parliament."
|Apr 11, 2008|
|211:|| BBC & ISPs At Loggerheads Over iPlayer Bandwidth Issues|
"ISPs say the on-demand TV service is putting strain on their networks, which need to be upgraded to cope."
|Apr 9, 2008|
|212:|| BBC iPlayer Coming to Wii|
"Early versions of the service will be available from 9 April but more polished software will be released as the service is developed."
|Apr 9, 2008|
|213:|| Citigroup says Microsoft Likely to Raise Yahoo Offer|
Citigroup said it is likely Microsoft Corp will raise its $31-per-share offer for Yahoo Inc and upgraded Yahoo shares to "buy" from "hold."
|Mar 26, 2008|
|214:|| Verizon Adopts Next Generation P4P File Swapping Technology|
"Verizon says this technology can solve the bandwidth utilization challenges that surround peer-to-peer technology."
|Mar 15, 2008|
|215:|| EU To Investigate U.S. Online Gambling Crackdown|
"The European Union launched an investigation on Monday into whether U.S. prosecutions of foreign online gambling companies were discriminatory, possibly paving the way for action at the World Trade Organization."
|Mar 11, 2008|
|216:|| Are Bloggers The New Press Reporters||Jan 31, 2008|
|217:|| Damaged Cable Cuts Internet in Middle East|
"Internet outages disrupted business and personal usage across a wide swathe of the Middle East on Wednesday after an undersea cable in the Mediterranean was damaged, government officials and Internet service providers said."
|Jan 30, 2008|
|218:|| Happy New Year for 2008!||Dec 31, 2007|
|219:|| Phishing Up In 2007|
"Phishing attacks in the US soared in 2007 as 1.6bn lstg was lost to these attacks, according to a survey by Gartner."
|Dec 21, 2007|
|220:|| Comcast Gets Blocking Law Suit|
"A California Comcast subscriber filed suit against his Internet service provider claiming the company is engaging in unfair business practices because it limits download speeds of peer-to-peer file sharing programs such as BitTorrent."
|Nov 15, 2007|
|221:|| Comcast Blocking Some Internet Traffic?|
"Comcast Corp. actively interferes with attempts by some of its high-speed Internet subscribers to share files online, a move that runs counter to the tradition of treating all types of Net traffic equally."
|Oct 19, 2007|
|222:|| Song File Sharer Gets Penalty of $222,000|
"In a crucial legal victory for record labels and other copyright owners, a federal jury yesterday found a Minnesota woman liable for copyright infringement for sharing music online and imposed a penalty of $222,000 in damages."
|Oct 5, 2007|
|223:|| French Court Says "Non" to Pre-Loaded Windows on Acer Laptop|
"A court in France has awarded a man 311.85 euros as the cost of the pre-loaded software on his new Acer laptop. His case was that he didn't want the software but that he had no choice but to buy it."
|Sept 27, 2007|
|224:|| Apple iPhone Price Drops $200|
Apple is dropping the price of a new iPhone from $599 to $399 - and the early adopters have been might unhappy about it. Steve Jobs personally answers them in an article on the Apple website, offering a $100 store credit.
|Sept 7, 2007|
|225:|| Malware Attacks and The Average Computer User|
"For people like my neighbors it was really hard to even figure out which security messages were bogus and which were real, which is of course what the malware writers want to have happen."
|Aug 31, 2007|
|226:|| New Jersey Teen Hacks and Unlocks iPhone|
"..unlocked to iPhone to make it work on other networks."
|Aug 28, 2007|
|227:|| Wikipedia Tops All For Online News & Information|
"Online encyclopaedia Wikipedia has added about 20 million unique monthly visitors in the past year, making it the top online news and information destination, according to Nielsen//NetRatings."
|July 9, 2007|
|228:|| Digital Data, a 'Ticking Time Bomb'|
"The growing problem of accessing old digital file formats is a "ticking time bomb", the chief executive of the UK National Archives has warned."
|July 4, 2007|
|229:|| Court Rules Feds Could Not Seize Stored e-mails|
"A court rules that e-mails deserve the same 4th Amendment protections as telephone calls."
|June 23, 2007|
|230:|| Top Spammer Arrested in Seattle|
"Robert Alan Soloway is accused of using networks of 'zombie' computers to send out millions of spam e-mails."
|May 31, 2007|
|231:|| Babies and the workplace|
In the not-to-distant future I will be married with one newborn and with plans to hire staff within a few months, I am wondering how that can work with a newborn.
|May 10, 2007|
|232:|| Strong Quarter at Microsoft; Upbeat '08 Outlook|
"Microsoft reported quarterly sales and profits that surpassed Wall Street's expectations yesterday, suggesting that early sales of its new Windows Vista operating system were off to a solid start."
|Apr 27, 2007|
|233:|| 'Microsoft's After Google's Ad Business'|
"Microsoft may be older and bigger than Google, but it's Microsoft nipping at Google's heels and not the other way around, according to two Gartner analysts who closely follow the moves of the companies."
|Apr 26, 2007|
|234:|| MySpace Sues 'Spam King' Over Fake Profiles|
"MySpace.com sued Sanford Wallace, who became known as the King of Spam in the 1990s, for setting up dummy profiles to direct MySpace users..."
|Mar 27, 2007|
|235:|| One Third of US Thumbs Nose at Internet|
"...the main reason potential customers say they do not subscribe to the Internet is because of the low value to their daily lives..."
|Mar 24, 2007|
|236:|| SEC Suspends Trading in 35 Spam Stocks in "Operation Spamalot"|
"The Securities and Exchange Commission this morning suspended trading in the securities of 35 companies that have been the subject of recent and repeated spam email campaigns. The trading suspensions - the most ever aimed at spammed companies - were ordered because of questions regarding the adequacy and accuracy of information about the companies."
|Mar 8, 2007|
|237:|| Berners-Lee Pushes Congress on 'Nondiscriminatory' Web|
"World Wide Web father Tim Berners-Lee told politicians on Thursday that it's critical to shield his seminal innovation from control by a single company or country."
|Mar 2, 2007|
|238:|| Vantage Search SEM Firm Raises 70$ Million in First Round Funding|
"...has completed a $70 million Series A preferred financing"
|Feb 28, 2007|
|239:|| Microsoft: Google Was 'Wake - Up Call'|
"Watching Google Inc. rake in advertising revenue "was a wake-up call within Microsoft," the company's top technical executive, Ray Ozzie, said Tuesday. But he said Microsoft plans to do more than simply mimic Google by rolling out Web-based versions of desktop programs or following its particular search and advertising model."
|Feb 28, 2007|
|240:|| GooTube Facebook Breakup Sensation was Staged|
"...more than 747,000 hits on YouTube...they weren't even dating. Nothing but a marketing stunt".
|Feb 27, 2007|