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|281:|| URL Shortening Service, tr.im, Will Keep Operating||Aug 13, 2009|
|282:|| US Administration Moves To Start Consumer Privacy Legislation|
The Obama administration plans to work with Congress to enact legislation to protect peoples' online privacy based on a Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights being unveiled tomorrow.[br][br]At the same time, Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, and AOL are committing to work with Do Not Track technology in most major Web browsers so people can stop companies from tracking them as they bounce around the Internet, the administration said in a statement.
|Feb 23, 2012|
|283:|| US FTC To Investigate Google Apple Board Relationship||Aug 4, 2009|
|284:|| US, Canada, Australia and UK Refuse To Sign New Communications Treaty|
The countries had objected to calls for all states to have equal rights to the governance of the internet.
|Dec 14, 2012|
|285:|| US: New York Attorney General's Operation "Clean Turf" Fines Companies For Writing False Online Reviews|
The authorities fight back over false online reviews!
|Sept 25, 2013|
|286:|| USA Power Outages|
Sites going down hard and fast.
|Aug 14, 2003|
|287:|| Universal Music Sues MySpace.com||Nov 18, 2006|
|288:|| Vantage Search SEM Firm Raises 70$ Million in First Round Funding|
"...has completed a $70 million Series A preferred financing"
|Feb 28, 2007|
|289:|| 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|
|290:|| 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|
|291:|| Verizon To Acquire Alltel for $28.1billion|
"Verizon Wireless said on Thursday it will buy rural mobile service provider Alltel for $28.1 billion..."
|June 5, 2008|
|292:|| Verizon, Sprint and Time Warner Cable To Block Access To Illegal Sites|
"The agreements will affect customers not just in New York but throughout the country."
|June 10, 2008|
|293:|| Vint Cerf: Internet Access is Not a Human Right|
Improving the Internet is just one means, albeit an important one, by which to improve the human condition. It must be done with an appreciation for the civil and human rights that deserve protection, without pretending that access itself is such a right.
|Jan 5, 2012|
|294:|| Web Advertisers' Trade Associations Put Forward Self-Regulation||July 2, 2009|
|295:|| Web Browser 'Tabnapping' Phishing Attack|
"What we don't expect is that a page we've been looking at will change behind our backs, when we aren't looking."
|May 28, 2010|
|296:|| Web Host Shuts Down 70,000 Blogs With No Notice|
'Blogetery.com said its server had been "terminated without any notification or explanation."'
|July 20, 2010|
|297:|| 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|
|298:|| WebmasterWorld Now Requires Cookie Support|
WebmasterWorld now requires login/cookie support from all visitors. This action is taken to stem-the-tide of a rogue unceasing and merciless attacks by freely available robotic download programs.
|Nov 25, 2005|
|299:|| Webmastery 2005 "I want my internet back dammit"|
"I hear from people that think webmastering is ROI and I hear from people that think webmastering is a reserved spot in the serps. But what I don't hear is people breaking the changes apart for the pure joy of understanding."
|Feb 10, 2005|
|300:|| Who's ready for Black Friday?||Nov 26, 2003|
|301:|| Why is competition from India & the Phillipines, etc. not stronger?|
"It seems there are some developing countries, where A LOT of people can speak fluent English (Im not necessarily thinking India, but also the Phillipines, Indonesia, Thailand)."
|Dec 26, 2009|
|302:|| Wi-Fi user fined for battening off hotspot|
"...a former Machesney Park resident, is the first person in Winnebago County to be charged with remotely accessing another computer system without the owner's approval. He pleaded guilty Tuesday to the charge and was fined $250 and sentenced to one year of court supervision."
|Mar 25, 2006|
|303:|| Wikipedia Editing Changes Called "Unworkable" by Critics||Jan 26, 2009|
|304:|| Wikipedia To Get New Look|
"In April, the Wikimedia Foundation is rolling out the first of several significant changes to the user experience of Wikipedia as part of our usability and user experience program."
|Mar 28, 2010|
|305:|| Wikipedia To Require Revisions Sanctioned By Editors|
"The site will require that revisions to pages about living people and some organisations be approved by an editor."
|Aug 25, 2009|
|306:|| 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|
|307:|| Will We All Retire Wearing Wrist Braces?|
" I even had custom made ones when I was in Carpal Tunnel rehab, but they're not very comfortable for working."
|Feb 16, 2005|
|308:|| Word of the Year: "Unfriend"||Nov 18, 2009|
|309:|| World Association of Newspapers Opposes Yahoo-Google Ad Deal|
"In our view, the proposed advertising deal between Google and Yahoo would seriously weaken that competition, resulting in less revenues and higher prices for our members."
|Sept 15, 2008|
|310:|| X10 Files for Bankruptcy||Oct 24, 2003|
|311:|| Xerox Files Patent Suit Against Google, Yahoo |
"The company claims that its automatic query and information integration patents are being violated."
|Feb 23, 2010|
|312:|| 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|
|313:|| Yahoo and News Corp Deal "Unlikely"|
"News Corp's Rupert Murdoch said it was "very unlikely" his company would be involved in any Yahoo Inc. transaction and said Yahoo and Microsoft would not end up with any deal."
|July 11, 2008|
|314:|| 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|
|315:|| 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|
|316:|| You Bought The Book So It Belongs To You. Right?|
"This morning, hundreds of Amazon Kindle owners awoke to discover that books by a certain famous author had mysteriously disappeared from their e-book readers. These were books that they had bought and paid for-thought they owned."
|July 18, 2009|
|317:|| YouTube Co-Founder Working On New Video Collaboration Site|
"I wish [South by Southwest] was a month later because I could unveil the new product," Hurley said during a Q&A...
|Mar 11, 2013|
|318:|| Your Predictions for 2010|
"A lighthearted look at what 2010 may bring."
|Dec 31, 2009|
|319:|| Your Predictions for 2011|
"Looking back at previous predictions, and forward at 2011."
|Dec 31, 2010|
|320:|| Your favorite "Not quite all there" expression||Oct 14, 2004|