Barnes & Noble muscles Kindle with e-book buy
Barnes & Noble is stumping $15.7m to buy the indie e-book seller Fictionwise.com as part of the mega-chain's second attempt to sell digital books online.
Microsoft protest organizer returns to code
The engineering contractor protesting against Microsoft's 10 per cent pay cut has accepted terms to return to work.
Conficker gets upgraded with defenses
Researchers at Symantec have discovered what could be a significant development in the ongoing Conficker worm saga: a new module that is being pushed out to some infected systems.
Facebook nemesis sues Google (and wins)
After claiming he invented Facebook, Aaron Greenspan now says he has successfully sued Google. At a Northern California court earlier this week, Mark Zuckerberg's ex-Harvard classmate won $761 from the world's largest ad broker.
Pillar embraces Intel SSDs
Marking Intel's first appearance in the enterprise storage array solid state disk (SSD) market, Pillar Data is launching SSD enclosures for its Axiom arrays in June.