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|281:|| Wikipedia Editor Storm Continues, Now to Seek Proof of Credentials|
"Following revelations that a high-ranking member of Wikipedia's bureaucracy used his cloak of anonymity to lie about being a professor of religion, the free Internet encyclopedia plans to ask contributors who claim such credentials to identify themselves."
|Mar 9, 2007|
|282:|| Yahoo Plans To Run Windows Mobile Phones|
"Marking progress in its drive to make Web services widely available not just only computers but phones, the Sunnyvale, California-based company said the Windows Mobile push will expand its base of mobile Internet users by millions."
|Mar 7, 2007|
|283:|| Fake Professor Unmasked in Wikipedia Storm|
"Internet site Wikipedia has been hit by controversy after the disclosure that a prominent editor had assumed a false identity complete with fake PhD."
|Mar 6, 2007|
|284:|| WordPress 2.1.1 Poisoned by Cracker Exploit Code|
"If you downloaded WordPress 2.1.1 within the past 3-4 days, your files may include a security exploit that was added by a cracker."
|Mar 3, 2007|
|285:|| Netcraft Website Ecom Risk Rating|
What's behind it?
|Feb 26, 2007|
|286:|| Zoeller Sues to Identify Wikipedia Post Author|
"Pro golfer Fuzzy Zoeller is suing to track down the author who posted what he describes as a defamatory paragraph about him on the Internet reference site Wikipedia."
|Feb 25, 2007|
|287:|| Be Ready For The Daylight-Saving Bug|
"Congress decided in 2005 to extend the period of daylight-saving time by three weeks in spring and one in the fall, reasoning that providing more daylight in the early evening would reduce energy use. However, the shift could cause trouble with software set to automatically advance its clock by an hour on the old date, the first Sunday in April, and not on the new date, the second Sunday in March."
|Feb 20, 2007|
|288:|| Net Security: Threat Posed By Default Passwords||Feb 18, 2007|
|289:|| Yahoo Launches "Suggestion Board" Facility With Digg-Like Voting||Feb 15, 2007|
|290:|| IBM Delivering An Open Desktop|
"IBM has developed an open desktop product that supports a range of applications, such as email and instant messaging, without the need to run Microsoft Windows."
|Feb 13, 2007|
|291:|| Yahoo! Pipes|
The internets original content aggregator is putting creative control of RSS delivery into the hands of the user.
|Feb 8, 2007|
|292:|| Amazon UnBoxed : Amazon and Tivo to test TV Download Service|
"Amazon.com Inc. and TiVo Inc. will begin testing on Wednesday a service that lets users watch videos rented or bought over the Internet directly on televisions..."
|Feb 7, 2007|
|293:|| Hackers Attack Key DNS Net Traffic Computers|
Botnet based hackers attack 13 root severs.
|Feb 7, 2007|
|294:|| Net Safety Day Goes Global|
"Efforts to make the net less risky for children are being marked by the fourth Internet Safety Day on 6 February."
|Feb 6, 2007|
|295:|| Dutch Botnet Hackers Sentenced To Time Served Plus Fined|
"A Dutch court on Tuesday sentenced two hackers to prison for breaking into millions of computers worldwide and using the hijacked systems in online crimes."
|Feb 1, 2007|
|296:|| South Koreans Arrested for Allegedly Sending 1.6 Billion Spams|
"Two South Korean computer programmers have been arrested on suspicion of sending out 1.6 billion spam e-mail messages in violation of the country's commerce laws, police said on Tuesday."
|Jan 30, 2007|
|297:|| Adobe to Release PDF as ISO Standard|
"...Adobe Systems and the Association for Information and Image Management will make PDF more closely resemble an open standard."
|Jan 29, 2007|
|298:|| YouTube and Wikipedia Are Top Ranking Brands|
"Internet firm Google has again pipped Apple to the top spot in a global brand ranking that also sees YouTube and Wikipedia debut in the top five, a survey showed on Friday."
|Jan 26, 2007|
|299:|| Google, Yahoo Gain Share In U.S. Web Search Market|
"Google Inc. has increased its share of the U.S. Web search market to 47.4 percent with a gain of 0.4 percent during December, while No. 2 ranked Yahoo Inc. also edged higher, a survey said on Monday."
|Jan 16, 2007|
|300:|| It Is Not URL, It Is URI|
"What's the correct term, URL or URI? Here's clarification."
|Jan 11, 2007|
|301:|| Jyve - Search 2.0|
A search engine that doesn't produce SERPS but instead puts you on the telephone to someone that can answer your question.
|Dec 21, 2006|
|302:|| Microsoft: Attacks Targeting Unpatched Word Flaw|
"Microsoft warned on Tuesday that has received reports of online criminals attacking a previously undocumented (and unpatched) security hole in various versions of its Microsoft Word application."
|Dec 8, 2006|
|303:|| Spam: Finding New Ways to Deliver Itself|
"Have you noticed the increased number of spam messages that arrive in your users' mailboxes?"
|Dec 6, 2006|
|304:|| Internet Search Needs A Code Of Conduct|
"Could such a code be agreed by the search industry?"
|Nov 30, 2006|
|305:|| MySpace Founder Takes On News Corp: Alleging "Anti-Competitive Behaviour"|
"The suit was filed last week with the Federal District Court in Los Angeles, and alleges that MySpace has broken antitrust laws by censoring competitor services. "
|Nov 8, 2006|
|306:|| Microsoft Sets Sender ID Free|
"Users will be able to implement, commercialize and modify Microsoft's patented e-mail authentication technology without having to sign a licensing agreement,"
|Oct 24, 2006|
|307:|| Edelman Apologizes for Walmart Splog|
"The bloggers were freelance writer Laura St. Claire and Washington Post photographer Jim Thresher, as first reported in a BusinessWeek story."
|Oct 23, 2006|
|308:|| IBM Sues Amazon Over Web Patents|
"International Business Machines Corp. on Monday said it had filed two patent infringement lawsuits against online retailer Amazon.com Inc. over key technologies for the Internet service. "
|Oct 23, 2006|
|309:|| US Court Denies Spamhaus Domain Suspension|
A US judge has denied a request to order internet registrars to suspend Spamhaus's domain, easing concerns that the spam blocking service might be interrupted.
|Oct 20, 2006|
|310:|| How To Plan Your First Site|
"...I am very interested in how I should plan the interface, the database, how things are connected..."
|Oct 17, 2006|
|311:|| Carphone Warehouse Buys AOL UK|
Sometimes the best way out of a deep dark hole is to buy yourself a foothold. Despite all of the problems with its TalkTalk service, Carphone Warehouse shows that it is determined to break into the UK broadband market.
|Oct 11, 2006|
|312:|| More Gaming Firms Prepare To Flee U.S. Ahead Of Ban|
"Leisure & Gaming and payment processor FireOne joined the list of companies fleeing a U.S. ban on online gaming on Tuesday, as signs emerged that Europe is to open up its gambling market."
|Oct 10, 2006|
|313:|| Yahoo Allows Outsiders To Innovate On Yahoo E-mail|
"Officials of the world's largest Internet media company said on Friday it planned to give away the underlying code to Yahoo Mail, one of the crown jewels of its business, in a bid to encourage software developers to build new applications based on e-mail."
|Sept 30, 2006|
|314:|| Congress Approves Internet Gambling Ban Bill|
"Most forms of Internet gambling would be banned under a bill that received final U.S. congressional approval early Saturday. The House of Representatives and Senate approved the measure and sent it to President George W. Bush to sign into law. The bill, a compromise between earlier versions passed by the two chambers, would make it illegal for banks and credit card companies to make payments to online gambling sites."
|Sept 30, 2006|
|315:|| Mobile Skype Grinds To A Halt|
"Skype has announced it has no timetable for the roll out of Mobile Skype, due to unforeseen technical difficulties and a lack of suitable handsets."
|Sept 29, 2006|
|316:|| Advertising On Social Networks|
Put your call to action advert inside a video feed on a social networking site.
|Sept 29, 2006|
|317:|| MySpace Trumps YouTube|
37.4 million unique individuals watched a video on MySpace in July.
|Sept 27, 2006|
|318:|| Apax Partners Purchase Incisive Media for $377m|
Parent company of Searchenginewatch sold.
|Sept 26, 2006|
|319:|| Microsoft to put Works Suite onto Web|
"In the clearest sign yet that the big guns are preparing to step up the battle for Web Office, Microsoft has said it is considering releasing a version of Microsoft Works (the poor cousin of Microsoft Office) as a web suite."
|Sept 22, 2006|
|320:|| Gonzales: ISPs Must Keep Records On Users|
"Gonzales asked senators to adopt "data retention" legislation that would likely force Internet providers to keep customer logs for at least a year or two. Those logs, often routinely discarded after a few months, are intended to be used by police investigating crimes."
|Sept 20, 2006|