Deutsche Telekom is the latest major telco to call for Web companies, such as Google, to help pay for new high-speed networks.
Germany's Fraunhofer Institute has developed prototype technology designed to help curb online music piracy.
Fraunhofer and Thomson have announced two new enhancements to MP3 Surround software.
Let’s call it a clash of cultures: engineers who know the Internet inside out on the one side and government policy makers grappling to understand it on the other.
Microsoft and RealNetworks are nearing settlement of a long-running antitrust lawsuit, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Twenty seven groups have formed an industry coalition to help accelerate establishment of an 802.11n standard.
The world’s governing soccer body, FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association), is warning fans and others that its name is being abused in a global phishing scam.
Internet governance was a contentious issue at the first phase of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) in December 2003 and, judging by the preparatory talks currently under way in Geneva, the issue will remain red hot at the second phase of the summit in November.
ebay agrees to buy Skype for $2.6 billion.
EBay is in talks to acquire Internet telephony company Skype Technologies for between US$2 billion and $3 billion.
Visitors attending the IFA consumer electronics show, which begins Friday in Berlin, will have a tough time finding anything analog. Digital technology will dominate nearly every gadget on display, from the latest generation of LCD (liquid crystal display) and plasma screens to new high-definition TV sets, mobile TV phones and super multiformat HD-DVD recorders.
Skype extends its presence and IM technology to anyone who wants to integrate it into their Web sites or applications.
The U.S. government no longer plans to relinquish control of the root servers in the Internet DNS.
Bluetooth users are urged to follow several precautions to avoid hacker attacks.
Semiconductor maker AMD has filed an antitrust suit against rival Intel, just as Apple has announced plans to switch its computers to an Intel-based architecture.