|Displaying Topics 201 - 240 (304 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|201:|| 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|
|202:|| 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|
|203:|| 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|
|204:|| Are Bloggers The New Press Reporters||Jan 31, 2008|
|205:|| 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|
|206:|| Happy New Year for 2008!||Dec 31, 2007|
|207:|| 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|
|208:|| 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|
|209:|| 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|
|210:|| 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|
|211:|| 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|
|212:|| 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|
|213:|| 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|
|214:|| New Jersey Teen Hacks and Unlocks iPhone|
"..unlocked to iPhone to make it work on other networks."
|Aug 28, 2007|
|215:|| 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|
|216:|| 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|
|217:|| 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|
|218:|| 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|
|219:|| 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|
|220:|| 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|
|221:|| '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|
|222:|| 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|
|223:|| 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|
|224:|| 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|
|225:|| 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|
|226:|| Vantage Search SEM Firm Raises 70$ Million in First Round Funding|
"...has completed a $70 million Series A preferred financing"
|Feb 28, 2007|
|227:|| 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|
|228:|| 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|
|229:|| Datacenter Electricity Consumption|
"An interesting and informative study of datacenter power consumption."
|Feb 24, 2007|
|230:|| Verdict on MP3 Patents Judgement Means Microsoft to Pay $1.52billion|
"Microsoft was ordered by a federal jury yesterday to pay $1.52 billion in a patent dispute over the MP3 format, the technology at the heart of the digital music boom. If upheld on appeal, it would be the largest patent judgment on record."
|Feb 23, 2007|
|231:|| Yahoo! Q4 Profits Fatter Than Expected|
"Chief executive Terry Semel said on a conference call with analysts: "We ended the year on a strong note with solid growth in revenues and operation cash flow, strong profitability and healthy growth in users and user activities.""
|Jan 24, 2007|
|232:|| El Nino Foo : Your Favorite Bumper Sticker|
With most of the midwest and east US under the grip of an icey blast - off work or out of school - make a cup of hot chocolate - kick your feet up on the warm power supply and share your fav bumper sticker. Foo - it might not cure cabin fever, but 4 out of 5 webmasters recommend it.
|Jan 18, 2007|
|233:|| Company Settles 'Fake Spyware' Suit|
"A company accused of selling phony antispyware tools has settled a lawsuit filed by Washington state's attorney general."
|Dec 5, 2006|
|234:|| European Comission Calls For Concerted Fight Against Spam|
"It is time to turn the repeated political concern about spam into concrete actions to fight spam," said Viviane Reding, Commissioner for Information Society and Media."
|Nov 28, 2006|
|235:|| Universal Music Sues MySpace.com||Nov 18, 2006|
|236:|| Web Reaches New Milestone: 100 Million Sites|
"There were just 18,000 Web sites when Netcraft, based in Bath, England, began keeping track in August of 1995. It took until May of 2004 to reach the 50 million milestone; then only 30 more months to hit 100 million, late in the month of October 2006."
|Nov 1, 2006|
|237:|| Yahoo's Dilemma: Deal Or No Deal?|
"FORTUNE has learned from multiple sources that Yahoo recently approached Time Warner (parent of FORTUNE's publisher) about buying America Online."
|Oct 30, 2006|
|238:|| U.N. Proposes Changes To Net's Operation|
"A top United Nations official on Monday called for changes in the way the Internet is operated, taking aim at "self-serving justifications" for permitting the United States to preserve its unique influence and authority online."
|Oct 30, 2006|
|239:|| The Internet Aquisition Arms Race|
"Google Inc.'s $1.65 billion acquisition of Internet video site YouTube Inc. has turned up the pressure on rivals to keep pace in a rapidly changing online environment. "
|Oct 29, 2006|
|240:|| Yahoo Says To Buy Online Advertising Company|
"Internet media company Yahoo Inc. on Tuesday said it will buy AdInterax, a company that specializes in offering tools to create rich media ads using video and other technologies."
|Oct 17, 2006|