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New Zealand

4  US TV series acquires Christchurch website
A Christchurch-based science website has been bought for "a significant sum" by the producers of a US public television serie...
IDG NZ

4  Wireless job boost for Auckland
Up to 40 new jobs will be created in Auckland by United States technology company GeoVector...
Stuff

4  Bursary barrier to genius
New Zealand's future computing geniuses face a hurdle before their careers have started because they cannot gain a senior school qualification in the subject...
NZ Herald

Other

4  Gnutella Development Gnotted
The open-source alternative to Napster is having its share of technical and political problems. Some developers want to stop its promotion and fix its limitations...
Wired

4  The Mother of Gore's Invention
Humphrey Bogart never said, "Play it again, Sam," and Al Gore never said, "I invented the Internet."...
Wired

4  eBay, major networks mulling TV show
eBay is in talks with major networks to develop a TV show, a company spokesman said Tuesday. The show will "involve some form of auction-style bidding,"...
CNet

4  Why do celebrities always win domain name disputes?
If you're famous and someone else registers your domain name, the odds are that you can get it back again, as Madonna has proved this week. Does that point to problems with the current arbitration system?...
NewsWire

4  3Com Debuts Audrey, Internet Appliance
3Com Corp. on Tuesday unveiled a home Internet appliance named Audrey that provides electronic mail, Web access, a calendar, address book and synchronization capability for personal digital assistants...
Yahoo

Australia

4  ABC still in the market to sell its news online
THE ABC would continue to sell online content, especially news, to outside websites despite the failure of the $67.5million Telstra content deal...
AFR

4  TV rules blocking progress: Beazley
THE digital TV regime introduced by the Coalition was a "regulatory road block in the way of new-economy progress", Kim Beazley said last night...
Australian IT

4  David Jones cautiously steps online
Five years after retreating from the etailing scene, David Jones has reopened a limited Internet shopfront...
NewsWire

4  Isis tells of $30m loss after market close
Internet and media company, Isis Communications, has warned that it will report a loss of $29.7 million in the year to December 31, including a $5 million loss on its sponsorship of a concert to celebrate Mr Nelson Mandela's visit to Australia in September...
AFR

Other

4  AMD ups Athlon speed, cuts prices
Look out Intel. AMD re-ups its speed lead with 1.2GHz Athlon, then slashes chip prices by almost half...
ZDNet

4  EFF defends nameless Netizens
The Electronic Frontier Foundation weighs in on the right of Internet message board posters to express their views anonymously...
ZDNet

4  War of the Web
Cyber attacks can be officially added to the arsenal that US commanders can use against a foe...
FoxNews

4  Ad blockers and double standards
Warning: The following article may contain offensive language if you are a Webmaster, work for an IT company, or are in the advertising industry...
ZDNet