Antitrust legal beagles suing MS and DoJ
Antitrust watchdog group the American Antitrust Institute (AAI) will hold a press conference Thursday to announce details of a lawsuit they intend to file against Microsoft and the US Department of Justice, Reuters reports.
Labels ask time-out in Napster battle
Something seems amiss in the Recording industry's copyright battle with Napster, as the labels have sought and been granted a 30-day time-out in the action, the Associated Press reports.
Baltimore sells content security business
Baltimore Technologies has secured a much needed cash lifeline with the sale of its content security business to UK software firm Clearswift Corporation for £20.5 million.
Zetnet rescues Cloud Nine
Zetnet has confirmed that it has acquired the customer base of troubled ISP Cloud Nine.
Myth of storage security savaged
Storage security will become an "imperative" this year as the adoption of Internet technologies undermines the comforting notion that storage networks are safe from hacker attacks.
Buy DVDs and games abroad – and break the law
British consumers will be on the wrong side of the law for the first time if they buy overseas DVDs or computer games 'unauthorised' for the UK and play them on their PCs at home.
BT sniffs at broadband in the sewer
BT has shrugged aside news that it faces competition from a new company laying fibre optic cables along London's sewers.
Hackers crash online regal Dutch chat
UpdatedAn online chat with the heir to the Dutch throne was abandoned after hackers launched a denial of service attack.
Digital certificates for UK pathology results
The electronic transmission of patient's pathology results from labs to doctor's surgeries in the UK is to be protected using digital certificates from ViaCode, Royal Mail's encryption business.
The Linux-AMD AGP bug – who's to blame?
After arranging a tete a tete between two representatives of the Linux kernel team and AMD, Gentoo founder Daniel Robbins has drawn some initial conclusions on the bug affecting Linux users on AMD Athlon AGP systems.