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|361:|| StreamCast sues Skype Founders|
The creators of the Morpheus file-sharing client claim that they should get all proceeds from the eBay-Skype deal and gain control of FastTrack.
|Mar 29, 2006|
|362:|| Testimonials - Believable or just more yada yada?|
Do you use testimonials? Have you ever faked them? Come on, be honest! Do you think they have any true value?
|Mar 26, 2006|
|363:|| DNS servers make light work for hackers|
"In a twist on distributed denial-of-service attacks, cybercriminals are using DNS servers--the phonebooks of the Internet--to amplify their assaults and disrupt online business."
|Mar 24, 2006|
|364:|| Search Engine Algorithms, Inbound Links, Website Rot||Mar 24, 2006|
|365:|| Yahoo Messenger Phone Capabilities to be Activated in U.S.|
"Yahoo plans on Wednesday to activate Internet phone capabilities for Yahoo Messenger users in the U.S., a little more than three months after announcing this feature."
|Mar 22, 2006|
|366:|| Why do we not have a secure email system?|
"Surely it's not that hard to have a system whereby the origin of an email can be accurately determined, and rejected if it's a fake?"
|Mar 21, 2006|
|367:|| Microsoft goes legal in assault on phishers|
"More than 100 suspected cybercriminals will be targeted by Microsoft's lawyers, as its fightback against phishing begins."
|Mar 20, 2006|
|368:|| Alexa Now Showing Other Sites Owned By Listed Domain|
"Alexa is now displaying other sites owned by the same person/company in the left column. While this is a nice feature for examing the competition, I'm not particularly happy about the competition learning my network of sites."
|Mar 15, 2006|
|369:|| McAfee Update Breaks Hundreds Of Apps|
"For over five hours Friday, McAfee's anti-virus software erroneously flagged hundreds of legitimate executables as a malicious virus, leading some customers to quarantine or delete the offending files and render applications such as Microsoft Excel inoperative."
|Mar 14, 2006|
|370:|| Report says Denial-of-service hacking soars|
"Denial-of-service (DoS) attacks, where hackers overload networks with data in an effort to disable them, have risen 50%, a security report says."
|Mar 10, 2006|
|371:|| AOL to let others customize its AIM software|
"AOL said on Monday it planned to let software and service developers create their own versions of its AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), which analysts said was a significant move for a company that has traditionally cordoned off its services."
|Mar 6, 2006|
|372:|| 25 Start Ups that are re-inventing the web|
"We are in the early stages of what might be better thought of as the Next Net. The Next Net will encompass all digital devices, from PC to cell phone to television.
|Mar 2, 2006|
|373:|| Senate Bill Addresses Fears of "Charged for Access" to Net Content|
"Senator Ron Wyden, Democrat of Oregon, will introduce new legislation today that would prohibit Internet network operators from charging companies for faster delivery of their content to consumers or favoring some content providers over others."
|Mar 2, 2006|
|374:|| Windows Live in Public Beta|
"Windows Live Expo is an online classified service Microsoft plans to launch in the United States, the company said. In addition to traditional classified ads--such as listings of items for sale or apartments for rent--the service also will provide social networking and community features."
|Mar 1, 2006|
|375:|| Coalition to fight AOL's plan to charge for commercial e-mail|
"A coalition of unlikely partners... ...have joined forces to fight AOL's plan to charge businesses for commercial e-mail."
|Feb 28, 2006|
|376:|| If You're Using Web Services, Think About Where Your Data is Stored|
"Web services may offer enhanced security against viruses, hackers and data corruption. But when your data's abroad, other factors may be more worrying."
|Feb 21, 2006|
|377:|| Microsoft Vista Launch Getting Closer|
"Microsoft hopes to have the new version of its Windows operating system available in time for the U.S. holiday season, spokesman Lou Gellos said, narrowing the time frame for the much-anticipated product's release."
|Feb 21, 2006|
|378:|| Proposed law aimed at tech-China cooperation|
"Nearly every U.S. company with a Web site located in China will have to move it elsewhere or its executives would face prison terms of up to a year, according to proposed legislation expected to be introduced this week in the U.S. Congress."
|Feb 21, 2006|
|379:|| Mambo CMS Targeted by Worm|
"F-Secure is warning of a network worm that targets vulnerabilities in the Mambo Content Management System (CMS) and PHP XML-RPC, a library of code for PHP programmers that allows procedures to run between computers with different operating systems."
|Feb 21, 2006|
|380:|| Securing Data Passed in a Form or Payment Transaction|
"As I understand it sending sensitive information to email accounts is never recommended even if using PGP for encryption. The problem is how do I get this senstive information from the customer to the business in a secure and cost effective way?"
|Feb 20, 2006|
|381:|| US Lawmaker Renews Push Against Internet Gambling|
"...Rep. Bob Goodlatte will reintroduce a bill this week that would prohibit Internet gambling, a fast-growing industry valued at about $12 billion."
|Feb 15, 2006|
|382:|| Your Data Running Naked on The Net|
"The U.S. Justice Dept.'s demand for data on how Web surfers use Google and other search engines raises a disturbing question: Just how much do the Web sites you visit know about you?"
|Feb 15, 2006|
|383:|| Feds to Quiz Net Companies and Search Engines on China|
"Four U.S. Internet companies eager for a foothold in China face hard questions from lawmakers worried that the communist regime is using American technology to crush political dissent."
|Feb 15, 2006|
|384:|| Legal Responsibility for Contributed Website Content|
"If you freelance for a magazine, all responsibility is with the firm that owns the mag; if you publish as a private individual on a website - aren't you responsible?"
|Feb 14, 2006|
|385:|| Blind Student Sues Site Owner Claiming Civil-Rights Violations|
"...Target's site lacks "alt-text," an invisible code embedded beneath a graphic on the Web site that a screen reader could use to provide a description of the image to a blind person, the suit said."
|Feb 9, 2006|
|386:|| Vint Cerf warns against two-tier "net neutrality" Internet|
"Vint Cerf, one of the early pioneers of internet technology and now chief internet evangelist at Google, called on Congress to pass a law preventing telecoms companies from discriminating between the internet services that are carried over their networks."
|Feb 8, 2006|
|387:|| AOL and Yahoo introduce postage for emails.|
"America Online and Yahoo, two of the world's largest providers of e-mail accounts, are about to start using a controversial system that gives preferential treatment to messages from companies that pay from 1/4 of a cent to a penny each to have them delivered."
|Feb 6, 2006|
|388:|| Will The Real TrueLocal Stand Up|
"News Corps has launched a site in Australia using the name of a well known search engine in the states and Canada"
|Feb 2, 2006|
|389:|| Friends and family want to become webmasters|
"If I ever tell someone that I have my own website or make money from the internet, the next thing I know is they are asking me to teach them."
|Jan 18, 2006|
|390:|| AOL Acquires Internet video search pioneer Truveo, Inc.|
"Internet video search pioneer Truveo, Inc. has been acquired by America Online, Inc."
|Jan 10, 2006|
|391:|| Life in the Sandbox - making it an advantage|
For one site the sandbox was a bonus. The niche was just emerging and I built 300 pages "under the radar" of my competitors. Then BAMB! I leapt into the serps and caught them all by surprise.
|Jan 10, 2006|
|392:|| Email Spammer Nailed with $11 Billion Dollar Judgment|
"An Midwest internet service provider was awarded an $11.2 billion judgment against a Florida man for sending millions of unsolicited e-mails advertising mortgage and debt consolidation services..."
|Jan 6, 2006|
|393:|| Smart Internet Lamp Posts go on Trial|
"Smart lampposts that could provide high-speed internet access are set to go on trial in Scotland."
|Jan 5, 2006|
|394:|| MonsterCommerce to be Acquired by Network Solutions|
"Brett Tabke interviews Stephanie Leffler, MonsterCommerce CEO"
|Dec 16, 2005|
|395:|| Google, Microsoft & Sun Microsystems to Fund New Internet Lab|
"Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. are setting aside their bitter animosity to back a new Internet research laboratory aimed at helping entrepreneurs introduce more groundbreaking ideas to a mass audience. Sun Microsystems Inc. also is joining the $7.5 million project at the University of California, Berkeley."
|Dec 15, 2005|
|396:|| ISP Hopes to Charge Webmasters for Speed|
William L. Smith, CTO of BellSouth Corp., thinks that an ISP should be able to charge Yahoo for the opportunity to load faster than Google.
|Dec 14, 2005|
|397:|| Yahoo! Hosting & Six Apart partner in blogging platform|
SixApart and Yahoo! announced a deal integrating the popular MovableType blogging software into Yahoo's Web Hosting service. By bundling MovableType and web hosting, Yahoo! is targeting businesses and independent professionals "seeking to maintain high-traffic blogs on a scalable, reliable platform."
|Dec 12, 2005|
|398:|| Lycos Ordered to Tell Web Client Identity|
"It is the first ruling of its kind in the Netherlands on Internet privacy and could have far reaching consequences for other Internet providers. Supreme Court spokesman Steven Bakker said the court found Pessers' claim of having suffered damages sufficient to order Lycos to release its client's name and address, even though no criminal offense had been committed."
|Nov 28, 2005|
|399:|| Coalition Plan to Weed Out Spyware|
"A coalition of major Internet companies today will announce a plan to weed out advertisers who infect computers with unwanted code that spies on users' activities or generates nuisance advertising."
|Nov 16, 2005|
|400:|| AOL to buy Weblogs Inc.|
"America Online Inc. has agreed to buy Weblogs Inc., a network of Internet sites focused on niche topics ranging from food to gadgets, for around $25 million, a source familiar with the deal said Wednesday."
|Oct 6, 2005|