Stories by Nancy Weil

Microsoft Fights Software Component Piracy

Microsoft has issued a statement regarding abuses of the "easy fulfillment" program, which have led Microsoft to file a lawsuit against two companies that allegedly distributed software illegally. Misuse of the program is "widespread," said Claire O'Donnell, a paralegal in Microsoft's legal and corporate affairs department, in an interview today.

Two Studies Predict Surge in ATM Markets in Next Decade

Despite sluggish growth in the past couple of years, the Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) market is poised to take off, according to reports released today by market research firms Dataquest Inc. and Communications Industry Researchers (CIR) Inc.