overhauled under new chief
America Online Inc. (AOL)
announced a restructuring of its management team under new Chairman and Chief
Executive Officer (CEO) Jon Miller Thursday, giving Miller stronger control,
while eliminating the offices of AOL president and chief operating officer (COO)
and dismantling a troublesome business affairs unit.
UPDATE: FCC to help wireless auction
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission has decided to free wireless
carriers of their obligation to pay the $16 billion bid in a spectrum auction
that has wound up in court, The Wall Street Journal reported
UPDATE: IBM buys Holosofx to boost
IBM Corp. has acquired software maker Holosofx Inc., whose technology
IBM plans to integrate into its own WebSphere Business Integration
Researchers close in on atomic
A group of physics researchers
have created a device which is able to store one bit of data in one atom,
according to published data from one of the research team.
UnitedLinux plans under-$1,000
release, US entity
The first release of a version
of the open source Linux operating system, developed by a quartet of companies
known as UnitedLinux, will be globally available in November at a price of less
than US$1,000 per server including maintenance, support and upgrades.