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New Zealand

4  $3m injection to Doctor Global
Taranaki internet medical practice Doctor Global has received a $3 million capital boost from No 8 Ventures and a private investor...
NZ Herald

4  Web ratings game heats up
The Australian Web measurement company Sinewave Interactive is set to follow Nielsen NetRatings into the New Zealand market within a month...

4  Electronic marketplaces on the way
More electronic marketplaces are set to open in New Zealand after major deals involving Telecom and Ariba....

4  Infobase gets spruce up
A Web-based database containing the estimated value of every house in New Zealand is being made easier to use....


4  MS Appeals Process Set in Motion
An appeals court has agreed to clear its docket to hear Microsoft's antitrust case, meaning it won't go directly to the Supreme Court as the government had hoped...

4  Healtheon sues Atlanta man over domain name
The online medical information provider sues a Web site operator for allegedly using the domain name "wbmd.com" to sell prescription drugs and sex toys...

4  Net firm with pricey Super Bowl ad goes bust
One of the 16 Internet companies that spent $1.6 million on a Super Bowl advertisement has hit the showers for good after burning through its cash...


4  Grim news for Wang's Edge Group creditors
Recovered inter-company loans were the only hope of payment for most unsecured creditors of Johnson Wang's collapsed Edge Gruop of COmpanies, the administrator said yesterday...

4  ACA announces Western Australia analog network closure
The Australian Communications Authority will close another section of the analog mobile phone network later this month, affecting parts of Western Australia...

4  C&W Optus unit, Lucent to build national DSL network
Cable & Wireless Optus subsidiary XYZed and Lucent Technologies have formed a partnership to build a national digital subscriber line network to deliver broadband access to business customers...

4  Telstra absorbs local call GST
TELSTRA won't raise the price of standard local calls or STD capped rates because of the GST...
Australian IT

4  Net gains galore for McKinsey staff
Former McKinsey & Co consultants are continuing to bubble to the top of Australia's internet scene, with PBL yesterday naming ex-McKinseyite Alison Deans as CEO of its internet arm, ecorp...


4  AOL Expands Deal With TiVo for Personal TV
Leading Internet media provider America Online Inc. on Wednesday said it reached an agreement for TiVo Inc. to offer subscribers of AOLTV service the ability to create their own TV schedule and customize live television shows...

4  Napster says it's OK to share MP3 files
Most copyright experts would disagree, but Napster says it's perfectly legal for users to exchange MP3 files over the Internet...