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New Zealand

4  BNZ backs currency e-traders
BNZ has developed a service which lets New Zealand exporters charge overseas customers for goods bought over the Internet by credit card in a range of foreign currencies...
Stuff

4  TAB denies money laundering
The TAB discounts suggestions that its Internet betting system is likely to be used for money-laundering, but admits that customers have attempted suspicious activities of that kind...
IDG NZ

4  IT Capital not interested in shaky Liberty
IT Capital denies market rumours it could pick up pieces of the troubled Liberty One technology investment group - but admits it did size up Liberty's Web development arm, Zivo...
IDG NZ

Other

4  Sun Opens StarOffice Code
The Solaris company puts the source code of its office-productivity software on the Web. Sun now relies on the kindness of strangers in the programming community and standards like XML to improve its competitor to Microsoft Office...
Wired

4  DJs Living (Room) Large on Web
A couple in Munich, Germany, are gaining an Internet following for getting famous DJs to spin tunes in their living room. The performances are webcast across the globe...
Wired

4  DoubleClick plunges on low sales expectations
Shares of the Internet-advertising company fall 31 percent after it says that sales will slow during the next six months and its third-quarter loss has widened...
CNet

4  Toshiba settles with U.S.
Toshiba Corp. has agreed to pay the United States $33.5 million in cash and merchandise to settle a lawsuit involving potentially defective laptop computers sold to government agencies, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Friday...
CNNfn

4  Is Security In The Cards?
Rising incidents of theft and fraud have prompted Visa and American Express to work with online merchants to shore up security...
TechWeb

Australia

4  Radio Nets TV stars
Movement in Australia's highly competitive online radio arena has proved to be far from static this week. Hard on the heels of bigfatradios's belly flop and a string of earlier failures in the Net radio realm, Talk Australia is tuning in for take off...
ZDNet

4  Telstra puts Nats in hot seat
TELSTRA'S huge cost-cutting exercise, which aims to sack 4000 call centre workers, will put pressure on several National Party electorates, the federal Opposition said yesterday...
Australian IT

4  Key points of the renegotiated Telstra, PCCW alliance
The renegotiated terms of Telstra's alliance with Pacific Century CyberWorks of Hong Kong announced today:...
Fairfax

4  Call for Finance Minister to resign over IT outsourcing
Finance Minister John Fahey should resign over the Australian Government's IT outsourcing program that had cost taxpayers millions of dollars, Parliament was told last night...
Fairfax

Other

4  RealNetworks Plunges, Tarred by Advertising Fears
Shares in RealNetworks Inc. plunged on Friday amid fears that the Internet media software maker could be hit by a slowdown in online advertising revenue, a concern that has savaged other Internet heavyweights in recent days...
Yahoo

4  France blasts Britain over Echelon
Echelon surveillance network after an inquiry concludes that the space-based spy system threatens commercial and personal privacy...
ZDNet

4  Small businesses, big security risks
If you think your small business is secure, think again. A new Gartner study says half will have been hacked within three years...
ZDNet

4  [UK] Set-top rivals to battle it out over net TV
A new war for the hearts and wallets of web surfers is underway, and this time companies are trying to woo people by giving away set-top boxes...
BBC