DoC shrugs off Simsgate to rubber stamp VeriSign monopoly
Checklist: water the rubber plants for the weekend, turn all the office lights out and, oh yes - sign-off the VeriSign dot.com domain name monopoly for another five years. Then home.
Google Usenetters get posting rights
Google continues to claw back the functionality lost when it bought out the Deja Usenet archive, and threw the UI overboard.
Online Scientology critic seeks political asylum
A couple of weeks ago computer engineer Keith Henson was found guilty in California of a criminal act related to posts he made in the newsgroup alt.religion.scientology, which contained obviously comical (all right, Sophomoric) references to targeting Scientologists with a nuclear missile.