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281: new post   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
282: new post   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
283: new post   U.N. Proposes Changes To Net's Operation
"A top United Nations official on Monday called for changes in the way the Internet is operated, taking aim at "self-serving justifications" for permitting the United States to preserve its unique influence and authority online."
Oct 30, 2006
284: new post   The Internet Aquisition Arms Race
"Google Inc.'s $1.65 billion acquisition of Internet video site YouTube Inc. has turned up the pressure on rivals to keep pace in a rapidly changing online environment. "
Oct 29, 2006
285: new post   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
286: new post   Google Merger Ups Pressure On Yahoo To Strike Deal
"Yahoo is under pressure to clinch a deal to acquire Facebook.com, the No. 2 U.S. social networking site, to recapture momentum from Google after that company struck a deal to buy YouTube, analysts said Tuesday."
Oct 11, 2006
287: new post   SPAM Maker Sees Trademark Bid Canned
"Hormel Foods Corporation, which owns the trademark for spiced ham food product SPAM, has failed in its attempt to register "spam" as an EU-wide trademark when used to designate unsolicited emails."
Oct 5, 2006
288: new post   Mark Cuban: Only a 'moron' would buy YouTube
"Billionaire investor and dot-com veteran Mark Cuban had harsh words Thursday for YouTube, the online site that lets people share video clips, saying only a "moron" would purchase the wildly popular start-up."
Sept 29, 2006
289: new post   Broadband Over Natural Gas Pipelines
"...quite a novel idea, broadband sent through a gas pipe"
Sept 21, 2006
290: new post   Microsoft Gets Largest Civil Award Against European Spammer
The software giant says it won a court order requiring spammer Paul Fox to pay UK Sterling 45,000.
Sept 13, 2006
291: new post   MySpace Bug Leaks Teen Data
"A security hole in the popular MySpace social networking site allowed users to view entries marked "private", a crucial protection for users aged under 16, according to weekend reports."
Aug 30, 2006
292: new post   I spent UKStg 900 on a Washing Machine
"But I have to confess. It is an amazing machine..."
Aug 29, 2006
293: new post   Dell Exploding Laptops
The computer giant has issued the biggest product recall in computer history.
Aug 15, 2006
294: new post   Microsoft Opposes Net Neutrality Plan On Its Proxy
"Microsoft Corp. wants to block an effort for a shareholder vote forcing the world's largest software maker to explain its support for Internet network neutrality, according to a company letter obtained by Reuters on Tuesday."
July 26, 2006
295: new post   Kazaa, Skype, And Now "The Venice Project"
Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis, creators of Kazaa and Skype, plan to develop software for distributing TV shows and other forms of video over the Web.
July 25, 2006
296: new post   Prevention of RSI (Repetitive Strain Injuries)
"Today I feel like my arm has gone numb, so will have to give in and do regular stretches."
June 30, 2006
297: new post   MySpace Sued for Failing to Protect Minors
"The lawsuit claims that the Web site does not require users to verify their age and calls the security measures aimed at preventing strangers from contacting users younger than 16 "utterly ineffective."
June 21, 2006
298: new post   Hotels.com credit-card numbers stolen
"The names and credit-card numbers of 243,000 Hotels.com customers were on a laptop computer stolen from an employee of accounting firm Ernst & Young, according to sources familiar with the matter. Hotels.com, which is owned by Expedia (Research) and Ernst & Young, its auditor, began notifying customers that their information was stolen last week."
June 3, 2006
299: new post   I Can't Believe I Got Phished!
The new phishing emails are so clever, that even the old pros can get phished. This is a good reminder thread that we can all fall victim phishing scams.
Apr 30, 2006
300: new post   Silicon Valley's Own "Walk of Fame"
"Is it a tacky Tinseltown rip-off or a brilliant marketing strategy? Depends on how it's carried out."
Mar 31, 2006
301: new post   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
302: new post   Italian state blocks gaming/gambling sites
"UK online betting companies are urging the European Commission to stop the Italian government blocking access to offshore internet gambling businesses."
Feb 27, 2006
303: new post   Eight Years for Data Thief
"A bulk e-mailer who looted more than a billion records with personal information from a data warehouse has been sentenced to eight years in prison, federal prosecutors said Wednesday."
Feb 23, 2006
304: new post   Steve Ballmer at 3GSM: Win Mobile demonstrated free VoIP
"...He went on to demonstrate how a mobile phone running Windows Mobile can be used to make a free voice call over the internet. Ballmer told the audience: 'That was a VoIP call.'"
Feb 20, 2006
305: new post   Blogs : The End is Near - Or Just The Beginning?
"Some blogs are great. Some are regurgitated drivel. Like the rest of life, you have to watch where you walk."
Feb 14, 2006
306: new post   How big is the Internet?
Feb 11, 2006
307: new post   BBC releases history clips online
"... links to nearly 80 pieces of video and audio covering iconic news stories and events of the last 50 years."
Jan 5, 2006
308: new post   Happy New Years Greetings From Around The World for 2006
The annual WebmasterWorld New Years Ritual Begins!
Dec 31, 2005
309: new post   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
310: new post   Trojans Exploit Sony CD Copy-Protection On Music CDs
"A controversial copy-protection program that automatically installs when some Sony BMG audio CDs are played on personal computers is now being exploited by malicious software that takes advantage of the antipiracy technology's ability to hide files."
Nov 11, 2005
311: new post   Future of the Internet
"Beyond the headlines, a critically important battle for control of the Internet is being played out."
Oct 14, 2005
312: new post   OS Google? Or just a Google Branded Linux Distro?
Will we see a Linux distro or a WebAp based Google OS with the Google badge on it before the end of the year?
Sept 5, 2005
313: new post   The Gizmo Quiz Scoreboard
The running scores for the Gizmo Quiz, August 2005 - August 2006.
Aug 17, 2005
314: new post   Foo for the Day - A Keyboard where Every Key is a Screen
The coolest kb you have ever seen.
July 19, 2005
315: new post   Gizmo Quiz : The Saturday Classic
Feb 26, 2005
316: new post   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
317: new post   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
318: new post   RIAA Sues the Dead
Feb 5, 2005
319: new post   Foo Friday : 2005 - What Will it Hold
If you make enough predictions - one is bound to come true.
Feb 4, 2005
320: new post   Star Trek Enterprise : The Final Frontier
"Star Trek: Enterprise...will end its four-season run in May, broadcaster UPN says."
Feb 3, 2005
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