29th > February > 2004 Archive

The Register breaking news

IT contracting: don't get carried away

UK billing rates for IT contractors have begun to increase for the first time in several years, but it is still too early to crack open the bubbly. The UK figures may well be little more than an anomaly on the path to continued pricing pressure.
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VeriSign calls ICANN bluff in world’s biggest game of poker

We’d been wondering what VeriSign was up to. Leaning back, but carefully observing. Making the odd snide comment, but all the while shifting its cards in its hand and plotting its next move in the world’s biggest game of poker.