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New Zealand

4  Web ad brokers forge alliance
Web advertising deal brokers WebMasters Network and BMCMedia will work together to match advertisers with websites...
Stuff

4  Bidders' wake-up call
A clamp is likely to be put on the questionable bidding strategies being used in the Government's ongoing radio spectrum auction, following two weeks of activity which has seen the value of some bids fall significantly...
NZ Herald

4  Farmers: ecommerce call pointless
A call for small businesses to study up on e-commerce has fallen on disbelieving ears at Federated Farmers...
NZ Netguide

Other

4  Torvalds: The Truth Shall Make You... Rich?
Linus Torvalds, the creator of Linux, was among five luminaries who participated in a Comdex panel on "The International Impact of Linux."...
TechWeb

4  Final Version Of Netscape 6 Released
Netscape Communications, the maker of the Web browsing software at the core of the U.S. government's antitrust case against Microsoft, is set to make the long-awaited final version of its Netscape 6 browser available to consumers Tuesday...
TechWeb

4  Critics blast Asian-language domain names
Internet names in Asian languages ending in ".com" are criticized at a meeting of the Internet's governing board for being premature and encouraging cybersquatting...
CNet

4  Playboy.com pulls IPO
Playboy Enterprises Inc. Tuesday pulled the initial public offering of its online venture, Playboy.com, the latest withdrawal of a high-profile IPO...
CNNfn

4  Random House Sets Royalty Rate
In what may become a model for publishers, Random House sets its e-book royalty rate at 50 percent of net revenues...
Wired

Australia

4  Free Internet with phone account
Fee Internet access is being offered to customers who sign up for mobile phone accounts with AAPT, the carrier announced today...
NewsWire

4  ANZ to review Internet banking fees
Cost savings from online banking will translate into lower account keeping fees at the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ)...
NewsWire

4  APEC to address digital divide
ASIA-Pacific leaders are set this week to call for a public-private partnership to bridge the "digital divide" threatening to leave the region's poor even further behind...
Australian IT

4  MYOB recovers despite scrutiny
Shares in accounting software house MYOB bounced off their lows on Tuesday, despite the Australian Securities and Investments Commission saying it was investigating the company's financial statements...
Fairfax

Other

4  Satellite Net service is blasting off
Two-way Internet connections via satellite are a hot ticket, especially for customers unable to access cable or DSL service ... but it'll cost you...
ZDNet

4  Amazon.com Launches e-Books Store
Amazon.com has added e-books to its repertoire. The company Tuesday launched an electronic book store that features content that has never before been available in print...
AP

4  Dot-coms die ... and e-vultures hover
Overstock.com is one of a growing number of e-commerce vultures feeding on distressed Web startups. But it's losing money, too...
ZDNet

4  VeriSign Says Govt. Concerned About Thawte Deal
Internet security company VeriSign Inc. said on Tuesday in a regulatory filing that it met last month with the Justice Department over possible antitrust concerns about its acquisition earlier this year of Thawte Consulting Ltd....
Yahoo