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Ex-ICANN chief spotted in low earth orbit

Esther Dyson has made one of her occasional swings past Earth, with Salon.com's Farhad Manjoo making radio contact as her low earth orbit took her over San Francisco.
Andrew Orlowski, 27 Jul 2002
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Vizzavi shuts UK ISP

First the techies, then the commercial staff: the job cuts at Vizzavi,, have been coming thick and fast.
Drew Cullen, 27 Jul 2002
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Oz court backs Sony PS mod chips (kinda)

Sony has failed persuade an Australian Federal Court that using modification chips necessarily violates copyright laws.
John Leyden, 27 Jul 2002