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New Zealand

4  ISOCNZ mail gateway may be replaced by freelance effort
The mail-news gateway removed by Isocnz to prevent one member posting to its public mailing list may soon be replaced by an unofficial offering...
IDG NZ

4  Land titles project falls further behind
Landonline - the $150 million plus computer project for Land Information New Zealand (Linz) - has fallen a further two months behind schedule...
NZ Herald

4  Siemens partners Walker Wireless
German conglomerate Siemens will join Kiwi telco Walker Wireless in launching a wireless high-speed Internet service capable of carrying both voice and data traffic...
Stuff

Other

4  Singing Digital Download Blues
The first and only bastion of selling digital downloads, Emusic.com, is looking to salvage its business. In its struggle is the future of digital music...
Wired

4  Olympics sites could win record viewers
Sydney's Olympics is expected to be the biggest event yet on the Internet, with officials predicting a staggering 6.5 billion hits for the official Games site alone...
CNet

4  Glitch prompts Intel to recall 1.13-GHz Pentiums
Intel has recalled its fastest chip--the 1.13-GHz Pentium III--saying the chip could cause system errors when running certain programs and at a particular temperature...
CNet

4  Microsoft, Amazon Partner To Sell Digital Books
Microsoft and top online retailer Amazon.com on Monday said they are teaming up to sell digital books in the latest boost to the electronic alternative to paper and ink...
TechWeb

4  EasyJet Left Up in the Air in Cyberspace
Britain's no-frills budget airline EasyJet has lost a cybersquatting case for the rights of the domain name www.easy-jet.com to a Briton selling refills for printer cartridges, U.N. arbitrators said Monday...
Yahoo

Australia

4  Retailer stops net credit
ONE of Australia's largest retailers, Harvey Norman, will stop accepting credit cards for online payments at its internet site to eliminate fraud and allay consumer security fears...
Australian IT

4  SOCOG site 'inaccessible'
The Sydney Organising Committee for the Olympic Games could face a class action following the Olympics over the inaccessibility of its website to the visually impaired, a blind activist has warned....
AFR

4  FBI warns of Olympic hack peril
THE FBI has warned Australia could become the target of radical hackers intent on shutting down websites and internet infrastructure ahead of the Olympics and the World Economic Forum meeting...
Australian IT

4  Commonwealth Bank in $500 million tech deal
The bank has contracted Telecom New Zealand to streamline its telecommunications network...
Australian IT

Other

4  Analyst holds gloomy outlook for Yahoo
A growing list of Wall Street analysts certainly thinks so. Many analysts are buckling their seat belts for next quarter, when a predicted revenue slowdown could finally show its face in Yahoo's earnings results...
CNet

4  U.S. Online Users Shun '.us' Names
Americans, it seems, prefer any other identity but their own...
AP

4  MP3.com exec singing a new tune
In court this week, MP3.com's Michael Robertson is nevertheless embracing the recording companies he once ...
ZDNet

4  By 2002, Internet will have created 10 million jobs in U.S. and Europe, study says
The "Internet economy" will employ more than 10 million in the United States and Europe by 2002 and generate $1.8 trillion in revenues, a study released Monday said...
Nando/AFP