18th > February > 2002 Archive
Censor-buster Peek-A-Booty goes public
CodeConPeek-A-Booty, cDc's much vaunted anonymity app, is vaporware no more - it went public at the landmark CodeCon conference in San Francisco's DNA Lounge on Sunday.
GOP/Enron satire site threatened
Enron owns the Republican Party in Texas, Webmaster Kelly Fero of EnronOwnsTheGOP.com would like to make clear, just in case anyone doubts that big money puts little men into powerful offices.
PayPal's first day pop
I was dreamin' when I wrote this So sue me if I go too fast But life is just a party And parties weren't meant to last --Prince "1999"
SafeWeb holes emerge, said fixed
Koreans pump DRAM prices – again
This is usually a time - before and during Chinese New Year - when DRAM prices fall.
Sun hits back at IBM with Project Blue-Away
Sun Microsystems has returned fire at arch-rival IBM in the battle for the mid-range server market with an upgrade programme targeted at NUMA-Q users.
Kiwi judges caught in Net porn inquiry
Women's groups have called for the resignation of a senior New Zealand judge after he admitted viewing adult movies online.
Salmon Days goes live with PayPal
OK, Salmon Days, our pay-per-view (PPV) live-action BOFH-inspired comedy streaming video epic, now accepts PayPal. Episode One (very funny indeed) costs one measly US dollar.
Ex-teacher wins Friends Reunited libel case
A retired schoolteacher has won a libel case after a former pupil used the popular Friends Reunited web site to allege that he had been sacked.
One thumb-up for ultra-wideband
The US Federal Communication Commission has given a cautious go-ahead to the operation and marketing of ultra-wideband (UWB) technology.
Paris Bourse scrutinises Guillemot accounts
Guillemot, the French owner of Thrustmaster games peripherals and Hercules graphics boards, will have to revise its fiscal 2001 accounts, following scrutiny by the Paris Bourse.
Kickme.to wins BSA court search battle
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) is vowing to fight on after the Swedish courts denied its request to obtain a civil raid permit on international redirect service, kickme.to.