ISOCNZ ponders legal action
The Internet Society of NZ (IsocNZ) is deciding whether to
take action against an Australian company, Rare Domains,
for registering the domain name isocnz.co.nz – not to be
confused with the real IsocNZ's isocnz.org.nz....
E-Loan extends services with online chat
Online home loan service E-Loan has boosted its site services
with chat and cellphone access features, and new lenders...
IOC nixes online Olympic video - NBC to blame?
Although it holds local Olympic broadcast
rights, TVNZ will not be able to carry any video
or audio from events on its NZoom site. Is the
US network NBC to blame?...
The Future of File Trading
Scour Exchange laid off 52 workers on Monday. With
litigation causing investors to scurry, file trading
businesses continue to search for revenue streams...
Attorney for $3 -- Can I get $2?
Legal services are the latest in the Net's reverse
auction craze. Proponents hope for cheaper services,
but legal experts worry about the ethical issues...
New Web attack tools exploit chat technology
New attack software has been discovered that uses Internet relay chat to deliver crushing
loads of traffic to victim computers and could put the launch button within reach of almost
Techies dominate list of richest Americans under 40
Starry-eyed children who want to be like Mike might reconsider: According to Fortune
magazine, the richest young people in America are not athletes worshiped on the court but
technocrats hailed on the street--Wall Street...
Holiday Web sales to grow
Online holiday sales are expected to reach $19.5 billion
in 2000, an 85 percent increase over last year, the technology research firm
Gartner Group said Tuesday...