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New Zealand

4  NZ singled out at international cyberlaw conference
New Zealand has been singled out at an international computer security conference as a country lacking in computer crime laws...
IDG NZ

4  Kiwis give Tasman cousins lead
New Zealand businesses are leading their Australian counterparts when it comes to using the internet, a new survey has shown...
NZ Herald

4  Govt-led technology policy best expert
New Zealand needs a government-led approach to technology policy, says a visiting Israeli expert...
Stuff

Other

4  MP3.com's 30 (Mil)-for-1 Deal
MP3.com agrees to pay music publishers $30 million for the right to use more than a million songs for its My.MP3.com service...
Wired

4  Police Treaty a Global Invasion?
Civil liberties groups say a proposed treaty that will grant more surveillance powers to U.S. and European police agencies runs roughshod over Internet freedom...
Wired

4  Publishers to reward e-book author
The Frankfurt Book Fair introduces a $100,000 prize for the new millennium's best original text specifically published in electronic format...
CNet

4  Meet the New Retailer -- Same As the Old Retailer
Consumers who expected the Internet to transform their shopping chores into an armchair click-and-save lifestyle are having to think again...
Yahoo

4  Finnish Man to Stand Trial for Web-Assisted Murder
A Finnish man who police said sent electronic messages around the world about the best way to commit murder without being caught will go on trial Monday for the death of his father...
Yahoo

Australia

4  iReality bytes LibertyOne
Former tech high-flyer LibertyOne hit rock bottom yesterday when a Hong Kong group took control for just $2.6 million, a small fraction of the $1.1 billion the stock was once worth...
AFR

4  Murdoch cautious on internet
NEWS Corp chairman and chief executive Rupert Murdoch said today he deserved credit for his company's cautious approach to investing in internet-related firms...
Australian IT

4  Sausage snags former HP boss
Ex-Australian managing director Bruce Thompson will prop up the rapidly depleting board of the Web developer...
NewsWire

4  Voice-IP technology squeezes big telcos
The spread of technology for making voice telephone calls over the internet is gathering speed, making what was a year ago just a theoretical threat a clear and present danger to incumbent telcos...
AFR

Other

4  Underground targets MS server flaw
The latest online buzz is about a known Microsoft server vulnerability. There's been a patch available for months -- but few have installed it...
ZDNet

4  Recent Changes to Google
On Monday, Google debuted some major changes. Google, one of the most popular search engines on the Web, is known for returning extremely relevant search results...
iBoost

4  Visa Canada promises protection from online credit card fraud
In an attempt to boost consumer confidence in online shopping, Visa Canada is promising zero liability for victims of Internet credit card fraud...
CP

4  Microsoft's Ballmer: Sun has no clue
Sun's McNealy says software is a feature, not an industry. Retorts Microsoft's CEO: 'That, my friend, is why you want to steer clear of Sun.'...
ZDNet