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Why the hell does Michael Dell get share options?

What on earth does multi-billionaire Michael Dell need share options for? And why should Dell's compensation board award him such an incentive? Well?
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MSN plays the numbers game – again

When Microsoft sent out its latest bragging about MSN figures, alarm bells started ringing.
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Microsoft has eyes on ball

Microsoft goes ton up for security bugs
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Dell, P4s and then some

Always good for a bit of reader feedback, Mike Magee hits the new year running:
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Where's my flying car?

Heard the one about the Cyber-pub?
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We can't write for toffee

Journalistic standards are declining down here at Vulture Central. According to James MM Rolevink at least:
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Tandy canned

Poor old Tandy has disappeared from our high streets forever, as Kieren McCarthy reported in Tandy is dead, long live Tandy.
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Harry Potter: Cybersquatter

Warner Brothers bullies girl over Harry Potter site Reg to fight for Harry Potter 'cybersquatter' Warner Bros backs down on Harry Potter Web site Warner Bros/Harry Potter dispute kicks off again Warner Brothers bullying ruins Field family Xmas
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Readers' Letters We have little peckers

Our readers' fertile minds have clearly benefitted from a couple of weeks of turkey and stuffing. We have a fine selection of letters to celebrate the new millennium.
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Cold wind blows through Games Web sites

Life is tough nowadays for gaming web sites, and the signs are that it's only going to get tougher, Andrew Smith writes.