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TV Go Home says Odlyzko

It's always a delight to report new research from our favourite comms brainiac Andrew Odlyzko, and a fresh draft of Andrew's ruminations on the future of TV over Internet has popped up at his page at AT&T Labs, where he's of course a chief scientist.
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Palm preps OS spin-off prenuptials

As widely expected, erstwhile PDA poster child Palm is to spin off its operating system into a discrete business unit at Palm, Inc. Whether this portends a formal split between hardware and software, it's too early to say, and we'll go into the well-trodden pros and cons in a moment.