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AOL lawyers clip Aimster

     
9:23 pm on May 21, 2001 (gmt 0)

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AOL sez Gotcha! [news.cnet.com]
5:41 pm on May 23, 2001 (gmt 0)

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Hard to beat Big Money.

I really beleive they're after the market share of file trading softwares more than they're worried about the domain name. Time Warner has a definite interest in whether you trade MP3's or not...they would rather you didn't without paying them.

7:27 pm on May 23, 2001 (gmt 0)

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No doubt about it for me. AOL saw the domain name as the "soft spot" (ugh! almost used we*kest l*ink) -an easy way to derail Aimster and upset their momentum.
 

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