ADSL failures continue
Problems with Telecom's JetStream ADSL
network seem to have spread from the new -
and so far unsuccessfully installed - equipment
to software in an existing switch...
Appliance seller goes e-tailing
Pacific Retail Group's new chief is leading the country's
largest appliance seller on a fresh charge for the elusive
Govt ignores Kiwi-made
The government has come under fire from a large New Zealand
personal computer assembler for not buying Kiwi-made...
World (Wide Web) Awaits TLDs
The next generation of top level domains -- like
dot-biz -- will be born on Thursday as the
Internet's naming authority announces its
RealNames Tries an End-Around
With the ICANN meetings as a backdrop,
RealNames says it plans to challenge the way
domains are named by opening up its system of
using plain words to find websites...
Transmeta power savings not great enough, IBM says
IBM suspended its plans to come out with a notebook with a Crusoe
processor from Transmeta because the chip didn't provide real gains in battery performance,
an IBM executive said Wednesday...
APEC Pledges Net Access For All Of Pacific Rim
Pacific Rim leaders meeting in Brunei pledged initiatives
Thursday to bring individual or community-based
Internet access to all of Asia and Australia's urban,
provincial, and rural areas by 2010...
Visa Threatens To Drop Insecure Websites
Visa is worried about the security of some sites offering e-commerce facilities
and it has warned operators that if they don't shape up, they'll lose their