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New Zealand

4  Email marketer, free ISP get together
The opt-in email marketing company Email Impact has struck a partnership with the free ISP freenet in which freenet will actively promote Email Impact's Opt-In NZ to its customers...
IDG NZ

4  E-biz turns software development upside down
E-business is turning the traditional approach to software development on its head, according to Christchurch software development company Jade...
IDG NZ

4  No surfing for Splash Net free Internet customers.
Free internet company Splash Net, a subsidiary of Auckland's Mercury Telecommunications, has halted new customer applications after breaching an international trademark...
Stuff

Other

4  Anti-Fraud That's Anti-Consumer
Websites increasingly use a big anti-fraud database -- often from the same company -- to decide whether to accept your credit card. But what do you do when the database is wrong?...
Wired

4  U.S.: Carnivore Fears Overblown
The FBI's Net-snooping system, designed to trace e-mail from criminal suspects, is just a "small-scale" device, U.S. officials insist at a House Judiciary subcommittee hearing...
Wired

4  After layoffs, many dot-coms fail, survey says
One in five Internet companies that say they have cut staff since December has gone out of business, according to a survey by a job-placement company...
CNet

4  Symantec invests $18 million in spam filtering start-up
The antivirus software maker is dropping money into Brightmail, a start-up that creates filters for junk email...
CNet

4  French Prosecutor Seeks Expert Advice in Yahoo! Case
A state prosecutor urged a court Monday to appoint independent computer experts to test Yahoo! Inc.'s assertion that it is technically impossible to block French access to Web sites selling Nazi memorabilia...
Yahoo

Australia

4  Converging on confusion
CONFUSION over internet streaming highlights the increasing inadequacies of existing legislation in regard to the rapidly converging internet, broadcasting and telecommunications technologies, an IT industry group has warned...
Australian IT

4  Dstore and Telstra to offer WAP-based shopping
Australian consumers will soon be able to use mobile phones for shopping following a deal between electronic retailer dstore.com.au and Telstra...
Fairfax

4  Net calls for broadcasting change
The IT industry is calling for wide-sweeping changes to current broadcasting legislation, claiming that Friday's decision that streaming multimedia won't be classified as broadcasting doesn't go far enough...
NewsWire

4  IBM invests $23m in Sydney centre
Sydney has been selected as the location for a new IBM ebusiness centre...
News Wire

Other

4  Emusic offers downloads
dOnline music retailer eMusic.com Inc. on Monday launched a subscriptions-based, all-you-can-download music service that will allow enthusiasts to grab their fill of popular tunes for about $10 a month...
CNNfn

4  Napster's success a mirage?
Several startups are salivating over Napster's quick rise to 20 million users. But will these companies -- Napster included -- ever become viable moneymakers?...
ZDNet

4  BBC: a byline for gullibility?
We've been trying hard not to attack other sites but it just gets too much sometimes. And so we find it necessary to have a go at the mishmashed, troubled and paranoid "Pixel-high privacy spy" story on the BBC's news website...
The Register

4  Web site To Show Download Sales
People who want to sell software, music, photos, written works or even advice will have a new place to do business as of Monday - a sort of digital consignment shop on the Internet that promises to make the most of the hot new category of ``peer-to-peer computing.''...
AP