HP Wants That Inkjet Cartridge Back

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Heweltt Packard announced on Wednesday that it's making strides in its efforts to be more environmentally friendly through the development of an engineering process that allows the company to use post-consumer recycled plastics when manufacturing...

Group Wants To Destroy Scientology

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An anonymous group of hackers, 100,000 strong, fittingly known as "Anonymous," has declared war on the Church of Scientology. This is taking place as of right now. Their websites are down, their phone lines are...

Canon wants You at the Super Bowl

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Canon U.S.A. Incorporated, the "Official Camera of the NFL" since 1984, has announced the launch of a Super Bowl sweepstakes. An advertisement promoting the sweepstakes which will award one lucky winner at random (I wish...

French President wants Internet Tax

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Never slow to burnish his reputation as an iconoclast, French President Nicolas Sarkozy has proposed funding France's state-owned television stations by taxing an activity economists and communications experts have come to consider almost sancrosanct: the...

EA wants 'open gaming platform'

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Rival gaming systems should make way for a single open platform, said Gerhard Florin, senior executive at Electronic Arts, because incompatible consoles made life harder for developers and consumers: "We want an open, standard platform...

Novell wants SCO's bankruptcy protection lifted

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Last week Novell filed a motion requesting that the court lift SCO's bankruptcy stay so that Novell can obtain UNIX licensing royalties wrongfully retained by SCO. Novell has also filed a motion requesting that SCO...

YouTube Wants Comedians Stewart and Colbert Deposed

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YouTube, facing legal threats from several media companies, has requested that comedians Jon Stewart and Steven Colbert act as witnesses in the popular video site's defense against claims that it illegally shows snippets of sports...

Elton John Wants To Shut Down the Internet

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POP legend Sir Elton John wants the internet CLOSED DOWN. Never one to keep his opinions to himself, the Rocket Man has waded into cyberspace with all guns blazing. He claims it is destroying good...

Cisco wants peace with Microsoft

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Customer demand is driving Cisco to prevent a clash with Microsoft, but the networking giant seems uncertain about whether the firms can avoid a confrontation. Cisco chief executive John Chambers said in a meeting...

Google wants U.S. help fighting censorship

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Once relatively indifferent to government affairs, Google Inc. is seeking help inside the Beltway to fight the rise of Web censorship worldwide. The online search giant is taking a novel approach to the problem by...

EBay wants developers to take it outside

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As it battles competitors like Google and Amazon.com for the hearts and minds of application programmers, eBay this week will hold its biggest annual event for these computer professionals, its 2007 eBay Developers Conference, in...

Microsoft Wants Yahoo

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Stung by the loss of Internet advertising firm DoubleClick to Google last month, Microsoft has intensified its pursuit of a deal with Yahoo!, asking the company to re-enter formal negotiations, The Post has learned. While...

MySpace wants to bar 'spam king'

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MySpace.com announced it filed a suit Friday in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California in Los Angeles against Sanford Wallace, accusing him of violating state and federal laws and seeking to bar...

India wants Google Earth maps blurred

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India's government has joined the governments of Australia, Russia, South Korea and Thailand in asking Google to blur Google Earth images because of security concerns. In September 2005 the company added India, with satellite images...

Who Wants to Win a Trip Into Space?

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Do you want a ride into sub-orbital space? You're going to have to work for it. If you haven't heard about the Vanishing Point Game, you've been living under a rock. Microsoft and AMD have...

FBI director wants ISPs to track users

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FBI Director Robert Mueller on Tuesday called on Internet service providers to record their customers' online activities, a move that anticipates a fierce debate over privacy and law enforcement in Washington next year. "Terrorists coordinate...

HP Wants to Boot Board Member Who Leaked Secrets

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HP is seeking to remove a member of its board of directors after an internal investigation showed he was responsible for leaking confidential board-level discussions to the media. The company said it will not renominate...

Ballmer: Google Wants Special Treatment in IE

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Google seems to want special treatment on Internet Explorer, according to Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. His remarks centered on the default search engine in the Web browser. Right now, when people update their version...

EFF wants your help to sue Sony

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EFF is collecting stories from EFF members and supporters who have purchased Sony-BMG CDs that contained the "rootkit" copy protection software. We're considering whether the effect on the public, or on EFF members, is sufficiently...

Microsoft Wants to Meet More Hackers

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Microsoft wants its "Blue Hat" date with hackers to become a regular affair, with biannual events where outsiders demonstrate flaws in Microsoft's product security. In March, Microsoft invited several hackers to its...

ATI wants to continue working with Microsoft

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ATI has hinted that it wants to partner with Microsoft for the long haul following its involvement on the company's next-generation games console, Xbox 360, which is due to ship later this year with an...

EU Commission wants all broadcasts to be digital by 2010

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The European Commission yesterday urged EU Member States to accelerate the switchover from analogue to digital broadcasting. Digital broadcasting provides improved picture quality, better sound, better portable and mobile reception, more TV and...

BBC Wants Broadband TV Guinee Pigs

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The BBC is calling on broadband users to take part in an experiment that lets viewers who have missed programmes catch up with the action online. The corporation's interactive Media player (iMP) pilot...

1990 is Calling. It Wants its Games Back

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In a "haven't they got anything better to do" case, New York FBI agents have seized a haul of more than 60,000 pirated games... originally released for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Yes, that's right, the...

Microsoft Wants to Resume Talks With EU

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Software giant Microsoft Corp. hopes an impending court ruling on its five-year antitrust battle with the European Union will bring both sides back to the negotiating table, but EU regulators still balk at resuming direct...

Gates wants patent power

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Bill Gates announced that he expects Microsoft to file 3,000 patents this year. This 1,000 patent increase over patents filed last year comes as Microsoft is increasing the licensing of its intellectual property. ...

Nintendo Wants You!

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To vote for what NES games you think should be re-released on the GBA, that is. Nintendo of America is apparently struggling to decide which NES games of yesteryear should be unleashed...

AOL Wants Users to Get This Message

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Instant messaging is both wildly popular and mostly profit-free, but America Online appears determined to change the second half of that description. On Thursday, AOL rolled out two new pay-per-minute services tied...

RIAA wants your fingerprints

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Not content with asking for an arm and a leg from consumers and artists, the music industry now wants your fingerprints, too. The RIAA is hoping that a new breed of music player which requires...

Apple Wants to Open Song Vaults

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Building the iTunes Music Store library is a collaborative effort that even Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs participates in. The programming director of the store is a former radio deejay who's constantly looking for places...

SCO Says VC Wants Out

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The SCO Group's war chest may have just gotten a lot lighter. The company, which is suing IBM and several Linux end-user companies, has filed an 8-K report with the Securities and Exchange Commission stating...

FBI Wants Access to Xbox Live

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The FBI proposes that they be allowed to wiretap Xbox Live communications... Today it was learned that the FBI has made a proposal to the FCC that would require all Internet Providers to...

Apple wants patent on iPod interface

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Apple Computer is trying to patent the interface for its iPod music player. In a patent application 20040055446, published Thursday, Apple describes a graphical user interface "and methods of use thereof in...

Microsoft wants home jury for Real antitrust case

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Microsoft has asked a judge to move an antitrust lawsuit filed by longtime rival RealNetworks to the state of Washington from California, the world's largest software maker said on Thursday. Seattle-based RealNetworks...

N. Korea Wants Citizens to Be Tech-Savvy

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North Korea's Dear Leader Kim Jong Il, whose sayings are followed by his people with a religious fervor, has defined three types of fools in the 21st century: people who smoke, people who don't appreciate...

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