3D Realms shuts down

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Just when we thought that long delayed Duke Nukem forever has made some progress, bad news arises. According to Shack News, Duke Nukem's developer, 3D Realms has shut down due to funding issues. However, Apogee...

China Shuts Down Pornographic Web Sites

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China shut down 44,000 Web sites and arrested 868 people for Internet pornography last year, state media said Wednesday. China's Public Security Ministry launched a crackdown on Internet pornography last year, saying it had "perverted...

Russia shuts down Allofmp3.com

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The music download website whose activities threatened to scupper Russia's entry into the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has been shut down. The site, Allofmp3.com, was quietly closed as the Kremlin sought to end criticism from...

Microsoft shuts down Windows 98

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From 11 July, Microsoft will no longer help users over the phone with any problems they have with the ageing operating system. The firm will also stop providing security updates for Windows 98 from the...

Yahoo Shuts Chat Rooms Amid Child sex Concerns

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Yahoo Inc., the most-used Internet site, has shut down all its user-created Internet chat rooms amid concerns that adults were using the sites to try to have sex with minors. The giant Internet media company...

FTC Shuts Down Fraudulent Antispyware Company

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Chalk one up for the good guys. The FTC today announced that it's filed a restraining order against a company that allegedly offered Internet users a spyware scanner program that falsely reported that computers were...

Apple shuts down iPodDownload

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IPOD MAKER Apple has come down hard on a man who made an add-in that allowed file-sharing on iPods. iPodDownload's creator has stopped distributing the iPodDownload software after a visit from Apple lawyers who applied...

OpenSSL shuts attack holes

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Two patches have been released for flaws in the open-source security program that permit denial-of-service attacks that could cripple the Internet. The group behind OpenSSL, a widely used open-source Web security program, released two patches...

Digitalo Shuts Down

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Digitalo, the Florida based developer of this year's Unreal engine based FPS Devastation has officially shut their doors as of last Monday, Nov. 3. According to what an official source at Digitalo told HomeLAN today,...

New Macromedia site shuts out Apple

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A redesign of Macromedia's main Web site is attracting criticism from customers because it doesn't work with some browsers, including Apple Computer's much-hyped Safari. Macromedia launched a beta, or test version, of...

Court shuts down '.usa' internet address scam

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A US court shut down a Web site that capitalized on post-September 11 patriotic fervor to sell fake Internet domain names with suffixes such as ".usa" and ".brit," the Federal Trade Commission said on Monday....

Excite UK shuts down.

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Web portal Excite UK is shutting down its operation and shedding its remaining 48 jobs after a last-ditch funding effort fell short, the company said on Monday. The portal had been looking...

China Shuts Down Net Cafe, Again

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So what happen to the shop that were shut down? Do they get any money from the government or anything? I doubt it. Any way, thanks The Register for this. Here it goes.. ...

MSN.com shuts out non-Microsoft browsers

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Some people trying to access Microsoft's MSN.com with a non-Microsoft browser are finding themselves locked out. Although the software leviathan's Internet Explorer easily reaches MSN, other browsers--such as Opera, Mozilla and some...

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