NZ urged to follow Israel
New Zealand should heed Israel's transformation into a
technology force and launch a strong
Government-backed fund to help the country's
entrepreneurs towards global success, a panel of local
technology experts said yesterday...
Clear woos free ISP customers to voice
Clear's Zfree add-on is a no-frills tolls service, charged in
15-minute periods, 24 hours a day...
Hitwise goes live
Net statistics service Hitwise officially launched yesterday after two
months of testing...
$300m 'taken from Telecom'
The telecommunications inquiry report was confiscating more
than $300 million from Telecom and handing it to consumers and
Telecom's competitors, ACT NZ MP Stephen Franks said yesterday...
New IBooks Slower? Not So Fast
Tests indicate that the latest portable Macintoshes trail their
predecessors in performance. But it's a popular benchmark, and
not the computers, that needs retooling...
Lycos now downloads music
Online media network Lycos Inc.
announced Tuesday that its Lycos
Music Internet site has begun selling
digital downloads of music by Santana,
Christina Aguilera and other BMG
Entertainment recording artists...
DotTV, Lycos Consortium Bid for Domain Names
A consortium of dotTV, Lycos Inc. , XO Communications, OnlineNIC, SK Telecom and
7DC are bidding for the .pro and .nom domain names, the companies said in a joint
Chip inventor scores Nobel Prize
Jack Kilby, who won half the Nobel Prize in physics for his part in the invention of the computer chip, says he is
surprised by the award...