The state of Oregon is hoping to halt a subpoena by the Recording Industry Association of America looking to reveal the identity of 17 University of Oregon students alleged to have infringed music copyrights.
Some libraries are paying to have their content digitized rather than letting it be scanned for free, because of access.
Rumors that Apple is switching the Mac Pro to a new Intel chip design has Seth Weintraub thinking about the other things he'd like to see Apple do to its pro desktop hardware line.
Computerworld's Seth Weintraub argues that the iPod touch has enough practical features to make it the perfect tool for business users.
The RIAA will try to use its recent victory in a file-sharing case against a Minnesota woman to push other similar cases to settle, according to experts.
Verizon introduced four new wireless phones, including the LG Voyager, whose touch screen has some analysts comparing it to Apple's iPhone.
Yahoo announced significant enhancements to its search engine that will lead to faster searches and more accurate results, the company said.
Adobe is releasing a beta version of its Media Player and is making other related announcements.
AT&T has suspended a call-blocking feature in its Smart Limits plans for wireless phones, including the iPhone.
Mozilla spun off its Thunderbird e-mail client into a new for-profit subsidiary, in a move reminiscent of the one that created the Mozilla Corp. to manage the Firefox Web browser.
Music industry icon Prince is picking a fight with YouTube over unauthorized use of video content on the video-sharing Web site.
Alaska Airlines has announced that it will test a high-speed satellite wireless Internet service on its aircraft next year.
Computerworld looks at whether the Mac will gain more of a foothold in corporate networks.
A new study reveals the difference between mainstream news sites and sites that allow users to determine what is newsworthy, such as Digg and Del.icio.us.
Bill Gates' swan song speech to Microsoft employees gathered at last week's annual meeting was tepidly received, according to bloggers.