24th May 1999 Archive

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  • Tosh profit plummets by 89 per cent

    US division records operating loss

    Business 24 07:15

  • Clothed K7 found on Web

    Hardware site says it had mitts on one

    Business 24 07:39

  • Final MS trial depositions line up

    Is this the beginning of the end? No.

    Business 24 07:46

  • Has Microsoft's defence run out of ideas?

    The AOL-Netscape gambit clearly isn't working

    Business 24 07:49

  • Unsealed Caldera documents expose MS' DR-DOS moves

    Oh joy! A fresh smut supply from Gates and Kempin!

    Business 24 07:55

  • Minnow eats whale – Olivetti beats DT Italian bid

    And now it's quite possible nobody's going to love Deutsche Telekom

    Business 24 09:05

  • Lies, damn lies, benchmarks and awards

    Ill-considered awards are damaging the IT industry's health

    Business 24 09:08

  • North East of England to become leading networked region

    Geordies set to lead the wired way thanks to major investment

    Business 24 10:03

  • Five sacked by Rolls Royce for porno emails

    Abuse of company network leads to dismissal

    Business 24 10:27

  • Pete Sherriff exposed as whiskey-guggling libertine

    Caught in shot with his paramour

    Business 24 10:32

  • Is Compaq stark-staring bonkers?

    Wisht lads...ha'd yer gobs...

    Business 24 10:43

  • Intel says Web Pad “just an idea”

    It's those crazies at the Architecture Labs

    Business 24 11:04

  • US DRAM anti-dumping ruling expected soon

    Taiwanese manufacturers gear up for decision

    Business 24 11:30

  • Datatec takes IBM's Helm

    New chief exec set to bolster group's ecommerce expansion

    Business 24 11:38

  • IBM outlines channel e-commerce plans

    PartNerWorld name of the game

    Business 24 11:39

  • Nintendo pursues emulator sites

    Shifts focus from developers to host ISPs

    Business 24 11:53

  • Mail servers crash and burn at Freeserve

    Problem lasts all weekend – not helped much by rude support staff

    Business 24 11:54

  • MP3 scourge's royalty raise rejected

    Recording industry will not be paid more for digital music transmissions

    Business 24 12:08

  • Abit Bios offers super FSB speeds

    Beta allows range of between eight to 30

    Business 24 12:20

  • Texas Instruments to score $1bn on Hyundai deal

    Korean company coughs up over infringed patents

    Business 24 12:26

  • Free Web access – not yet, says BT

    Denies newspaper speculation, but won't rule it out either

    Business 24 12:37

  • Net sex sales shoot to $3bn by 2003

    More sex please, we're brutish

    Business 24 12:43

  • Intel ready to roll with StrongARM Web pad 'idea'?

    Mysteriously, IAL says the 'concept' will have a reference design this month

    Business 24 13:25

  • Compaq spins off PAIX

    Sells it for $70m cash+considerations

    Business 24 14:13

  • Compaq/IBM trash PC prices

    Eleven per cent cut across EP and EN models and Intellistations falter

    Business 24 14:29

  • CPU prices go into free fall on spot market

    Despite pricing concerns from majors

    Business 24 14:37

  • Roel Pieper flees Philips glare

    Skiing accidents…what next? We thought Holland was flat...

    Business 24 14:53

  • Wired, Lycos move to pacify shareholders

    Modifies stock-swap deal to favour founding stockowners

    Business 24 14:55

  • NTL contract safe as Virgin Net set to dual source its network

    We debunk yet more nonsense from our cousins in the world of print

    Business 24 15:09

  • All becomes Santa Clara as Texas Micro merges with Radisys

    It's PCI stuff, of course -- and NGIO starts today

    Business 24 15:09

  • CTX on verge of shutting up shop in France

    Taiwanese monitor giant facing up to reality of major reorganisation

    Business 24 15:15

  • Branson seeks to emulate success of Amazon

    Not about to become an online bookstore though

    Business 24 15:25

  • Energis sees earnings boost from Web

    Telcos benefit from growth of Internet use

    Business 24 15:59

  • Mobile phone tumour link is tenuous, says Motorola

    Never mind the mobiles, what about cigarette smoking? asks mobile phone giant

    Business 24 16:09

  • MS UK head to demand ecommerce tax breaks

    Time to take the Internet seriously, Svendsen to tell Internet World show

    Business 24 16:41

  • Smile, you're online

    Photo booths to offer Web and email access in UK high street

    Business 24 16:46

  • Intel has three days to tape Merced out

    That's three days, babes-in-the-wood

    Business 24 23:18