Microsoft cancels E.U. anti-trust hearing

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The recent anti-trust case with Microsoft, filed by the European Union, has been canceled by the Redmond software company, due to a dispute over the lacking attendance of European regulators who are serving as advisers....

Jack Thompson Walks Out On Disbarment Hearing

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Apparently Jack had heard enough. The Florida Bar asked for an "enhanced disbarment" in the disciplinary hearing of Jack Thompson, held earlier this afternoon. The recommendation means Thompson would be disbarred and prohibited from applying...

Apple iTunes Theft: Hearing This Week

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This Wednesday Apple will face allegations in court that it stole the design for the iTunes software. David Contois claims that he demonstrated digital jukebox software at a tradeshow a decade ago. He filed a...

Ear Buds Cause Hearing Loss?

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For the "hip and happening" set - it might be "cool" to listen to music on an iPod or MP3 player, with ear buds plugged directly into the ears But Dean Garstecki, a Northwestern University...

Yahoo's free-speech appeal gets hearing

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Yahoo is set to go before a U.S. appeals court in a case to determine whether a foreign court can censor speech that originated in the United States. Yahoo, which is presenting...

Microsoft, Time Warner forgo ContentGuard hearing

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Microsoft and Time Warner have waived their right to a hearing in the continuing European Commission investigation into their plan to take over ContentGuard, which makes software for digital rights management, a person involved in...

Hearing Set After Microsoft Rivals Quit

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The judge considering Microsoft Corp.'s appeal against European Union sanctions has called a closed meeting for Thursday to decide what action to take after two more major opponents of the U.S. software giant withdrew from...

Gates, Ballmer may testify at hearing

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Microsoft is marshalling a frontal assault in its antitrust battle, disclosing plans to bring Chairman Bill Gates and CEO Steve Ballmer to testify at a remedy hearing and accusing AOL Time Warner and Oracle of...

Microsoft seeks antitrust hearing delay

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UPDATE: Microsoft asked a federal judge on Friday to extend by another four months the scheduled date for a remedy hearing in its landmark antitrust trial. U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly had...

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