The US Department of Commerce and domain name registrar Network Solutions Inc (NSI) have agreed to extend for a fourth time the testing phase of a new, competitive system for registering internet addresses, the DoC said in a statement today.
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Netscape co-founder goes part-time
New products elping traditional print customers face online challenge
Microsoft is "pretty sure" that Windows 2000 will ship by the end of the year, although delivering a top-quality product is the main concern and will dictate when the operating system is released, Bill Gates, the company's chairman and chief executive officer, said last week.
Software could give a jump-start to emerging market for "e-books"
Hewlett-Packard will take aim at what it sees as a booming thin-client market next week when the company announces a new family of thin-client computers along with a new brand name, an HP official said last week.
Procedure was proposed by group of domain name registrars
Customers no longer have to download entire new browser to get added security
Court still believes Sun will prevail on merits
MCI WorldCom and Cisco Systems have agreed to lend $US650,000 to the nonprofit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) that is helping to overhaul some of the internet's key management functions, rescuing it for the time being from financial dire straits.
Apple Computer said it filed a lawsuit last week against eMachines in its latest attempt to prevent upstart rivals from cashing in on its innovative iMac design.
Power4 incorporates two processors and a Level 2 cache on a single chip
Australian software developers will legally be able to decompile other companies' software products in order to build compatible products, thanks to an amendment to the country's copyright laws passed last week, according to a statement issued Friday by the Minister for Communications, Information Technology and the Arts.
Power management among the improvements planned
Each side due to submit lengthy filings to federal courthouse