RIAA finds new unlikely target: Usenet.com

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In the southern district of New York, the Recording Industry Association of America filed a lawsuit on October 12 saying that Usenet newsgroups contain "millions of copyrighted sound recordings" in violation of federal law. Usenet.com,...

Google's Unlikely Competitor

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Hot on the heels of Google in bid to make a free wireless city is the unlikely county council of Norwich. Norwich City located in the East of England has been running a free wireless...

Microsoft Finds Unlikely InfoCard Ally

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Microsoft has found an unlikely backer for its ambitious InfoCard online ID management system. At the RSA Conference here, Verisign dispelled the notion of a rivalry with Microsoft over identity management and announced that its...

Xbox 2 announcement looks unlikely as CES looms

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Microsoft chairman Bill Gates' preconference keynote address is set to open the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas tomorrow, but it now looks highly unlikely that the expected Xbox 2 announcement will be made in...

Linux Unlikely to Unseat Windows Soon

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The fast growing Linux operating system will not dethrone Microsoft Corp's Windows soon because a switch to the freely available Linux is prohibitively expensive for big companies, according to a Yankee Group survey released on...

Microsoft: Longhorn beta unlikely this year

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Microsoft's efforts to bolster security in Windows XP will likely delay the release of a widespread test version of its forthcoming operating system until next year, Microsoft's top executives told CNET News.com. ...

EU unlikely to follow US ruling on Microsoft

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Microsoft Corp., which expressed pleasure with District Court Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly's antitrust ruling in the U.S. on Friday, is likely to be disappointed in its hopes that the U.S. ruling will set the tone for...

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