Software giant Microsoft used the International Broadcasting Convention in Amsterdam to push its Microsoft TV client-server software platform as the future of interactive digital TV, announcing agreements with a number of companies Friday.
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Deal wil Californian company DotTV pays off
Creators of Microsoft Word documents can use the application's ability to include Web hyperlinks to remotely track who is reading a document, according to a study by the US-based Privacy Foundation.
Market forces will keep services affordable say some analysts
PARIS (07/11/2000) - The beginning of the end for France Télécom SA's
stranglehold on local telephone services in France came Tuesday, when the state
telecommunications regulator proposed to award nine companies licenses to offer
competing wireless local loop services.
PARIS (07/10/2000) - Security consultancy Counterpane Internet Security Inc. is
offering customers of its managed security monitoring service the savings of 20
percent to 40 percent on insurance against the risk of losing revenue or
critical information through network security breaches, the company announced
Doubts over level of competition
The Philippines' National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is pursuing a variety of leads in the ILOVEYOU computer virus case after the Philippine Department of Justice ordered the release of a suspect detained yesterday, according to NBI Director Federico M. Opinion.