|Displaying Topics 201 - 240 (332 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|201:|| 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|
|202:|| U.S.FCC Aims to Punish Comcast Over Net Neutrality||July 11, 2008|
|203:|| eBay Gets Hit With $60Million Fine For Allowing Sale Of 'Fakes'||July 1, 2008|
|204:|| Nokia Acquires Symbian To Make Phone Software Royalty Free|
"Symbian's software is used in two-thirds of smartphones..."
|June 24, 2008|
|205:|| Google's Sergey Brin to Book Space Flight||June 11, 2008|
|206:|| 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|
|207:|| British Telecom Ad Replacement Trial Brings Calls For Prosecution|
"...clearly shows that back in 2006 BT (British Telecom) illegally intercepted their customers web traffic, and illegally processed their personal data..."
|June 6, 2008|
|208:|| 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|
|209:|| Time Warner Cable Experiments With Metering Internet Use|
"On Thursday, new Time Warner Cable Internet subscribers in Beaumont, Texas, will have monthly allowances for the amount of data they upload and download."
|June 3, 2008|
|210:|| Google Street View Not Welcome in North Oaks, Minnesota|
"North Oaks' unique situation, in which the roads are privately owned by the residents and the city enforces a trespassing ordinance, may have made it the first city in the country to request that the online search engine remove images from Google Maps."
|June 2, 2008|
|211:|| F.C.C. Responds To Tech Industry Concerns Over Open Platform|
"At the urging of technology companies, such as Google Inc, the FCC required the winner of one block of spectrum to make it an "open platform" accessible to customers using any device or software application."
|May 30, 2008|
|212:|| comScore Reports Google U.S. April Ad Views Up|
"Google Inc showed strong growth in its ability to convert Web searches into ads viewed, according to a closely watched industry report quoted by analysts on Thursday, and its shares rose 2.5 percent."
|May 29, 2008|
|213:|| Comcast Servers Hacked|
"Hackers took over and defaced Comcast Corp.'s Web portal for several hours overnight, leaving a cryptic message on the site that the company's 14.1 million subscribers use to access e-mail, news and technical support."
|May 29, 2008|
|214:|| ComScore April 2008 U.S. Search Ranking; Google 61.6 pct||May 23, 2008|
|215:|| Mobile Ads "will be slow" On Take Up, Says Ad Group|
"But it was still at the experimental stage, and many brands and mobile operators were wary of alienating customers."
|May 22, 2008|
|216:|| Is the Google, Microsoft, Yahoo Search War Settled?|
"I'm happy to be crowned winner," Mr Schmidt said, before quickly adding: "But as we've learned in the election cycle, it goes back and forth."
|May 15, 2008|
|217:|| CBS buys CNet Network for $1.75Billion|
"CBS Corp said on Thursday it would to buy web media company CNET Networks Inc, for about $1.8 billion, in a deal that would broaden the television broadcaster's reach across the Internet."
|May 15, 2008|
|218:|| Comcast To Acquire Plaxo|
"Comcast Corp. is buying contact management company Plaxo Inc. and plans to incorporate into all its offerings features intended to help people synchronize their address books and connect socially online."
|May 15, 2008|
|219:|| Craigslist Counter Sues eBay Alleging Spying|
"Online classifieds leader Craigslist.com filed a countersuit on Tuesday against business rival eBay, alleging eBay used its minority stake in Craigslist to steal its corporate trade secrets."
|May 14, 2008|
|220:|| New Net Neutrality Bill Introduced|
"Two Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have introduced a bill that would subject broadband providers to antitrust violations if they block or slow Internet traffic."
|May 9, 2008|
|221:|| The Bug Crawling In My Screen!||May 3, 2008|
|222:|| China Now the World's Largest Internet Population||Apr 24, 2008|
|223:|| eBay Sues Craigslist|
"eBay is suing Craig Newmark and Craigslist's chief executive Jim Buckmaster for "unfairly diluting" eBay's interest in the popular classifieds site..."
|Apr 23, 2008|
|224:|| The Most Valuable Global Brands: Google Tops Again|
"Its brand value grew 30 percent since last year's report to surpass $86 billion."
|Apr 21, 2008|
|225:|| Hubble: Internet Reachability And Monitoring in Real-Time For Black Holes on the Internet|
"A research project at the University of Washington spots sections on the Internet that cannot be reached for several hours."
|Apr 13, 2008|
|226:|| European Politicians Vote To Reject Anti-Piracy Plans|
"European politicians have voted down calls to throw suspected file-sharers off the net. The idea to cut off persistent pirates formed part of a wide-ranging report on creative industries written for the European parliament."
|Apr 11, 2008|
|227:|| BBC & ISPs At Loggerheads Over iPlayer Bandwidth Issues|
"ISPs say the on-demand TV service is putting strain on their networks, which need to be upgraded to cope."
|Apr 9, 2008|
|228:|| BBC iPlayer Coming to Wii|
"Early versions of the service will be available from 9 April but more polished software will be released as the service is developed."
|Apr 9, 2008|
|229:|| 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|
|230:|| 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|
|231:|| 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|
|232:|| Are Bloggers The New Press Reporters||Jan 31, 2008|
|233:|| 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|
|234:|| Happy New Year for 2008!||Dec 31, 2007|
|235:|| 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|
|236:|| 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|
|237:|| 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|
|238:|| 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|
|239:|| 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|
|240:|| 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|