Sun Microsystems' branded Linux distribution has been extinguished before it ever even caught a light.
Palm tells us that it will "vigorously contest" the patent filed against it by Peer To Peer Systems.
Orange and Vodafone have spent $3m on a useful bargaining chip, by investing in Java phone company SavaJe.
Much-loved computer columnist Henry Norr has been suspended by the Hearst Corporation - owners of The San Francisco Chronicle - for expressing political views on his day off.
Letters Opening Sun's Pandora's Box