Symantec: Microsoft causing security price pressure

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Symantec Chairman and CEO John Thompson has said he didn't want to say Microsoft's decision last year to offer Windows Live OneCare, which combines firewall, antivirus and backup capabilities, for $49.95 per year for three...

iPlayer faces petition pressure

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An e-petition on the Downing Street website has called on parliament to stop the BBC launching its iPlayer to a Windows-only audience. More than 10,000 people have signed the petition which calls for the service...

China Faces EU Piracy Pressure

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China has faced fresh criticism from the EU over its lacklustre efforts to tackle the country's soaring piracy rates. In April Neowin reported fresh efforts by the Chinese government to deal with the counterfeit software...

eDonkey Bows To RIAA Pressure

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eDonkey have given up their legal battle with the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) after increasing pressure and costly legal fees. Sam Yagan, the president of MetaMachine which owns eDonkey said in...

Governments to Pressure ISP's Over Spam

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The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC), along with more than 35 government agencies worldwide, announced an ambitious effort on Tuesday to get ISPs and other organisations to deliver the net from the plague of zombie...

Google Keeps the Pressure on Microsoft

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They always say competition is good for everybody, and so far that seems to be true these days. Since Google launched Gmail (beta version) several of the top free e-mail providers have made changes....

Microsoft feels pressure of anti-virus issue

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With viruses proliferating and many personal computers going unprotected, Microsoft Corp. feels greater pressure to include anti-virus software with Windows -- but it's also wary of the potential antitrust implications, the company's top lawyer said...

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