BT looks up directories for revenue boost
BT today outlined plans to expand its directories operation following Oftel's decision to deregulate the 192 service and the recent acquisition of Scoot's business.
BT sets broadband trigger levels for 88 more exchanges
BT Wholesale today set broadband registration trigger levels for 88 more exchanges. For 53 exchanges, the telco has set a trigger level of 200 customer registrations. This reflects lower than average costs, BT says.
Yahoo! takes! stake! in Sonora! Zed!
US Internet giant Yahoo! said on Tuesday it had acquired a 15 percent stake in European wireless portal Sonera Zed.
IT and the Business Cycle
There is a regular business cycle, which lasts for about 9 years. The cycle is characterised by a period of growth, then strong growth and then recession. Unfortunately, the cycle isn't exact and it isn't dependable, or else you could make money out of it, by gambling on it. Sometimes it lasts 7 years, sometimes 10 or 11.
Israeli teenagers charged with Goner virus outbreak
Five Israeli teenagers have been charged with creating and spreading the W32/Goner-A virus, which spread rapidly on the Internet after its release in December last year.
Redbus runs over Stanford
Redbus Interhouse, the Uk web hosting firm, has successfully beaten off a challenge from co-founder Cliff Stanford to overthrow the board.
Telecom Italia shows startling honesty
Today we received a press release by email with the following headline.
NEC flogs Transmeta green PC
NEC yesterday unveiled the Powermate eco, a 'green' PC, incorporating 100 per cent recyclable plastic, low-power Transmeta CPU, and 15in LCD monitor.
BTopenwoe gives up punters' home addresses
A security gaffe by BT means that if you know someone's BT Click email address you stand a good chance of finding their place of residence.