jbrax writes "Peer-to-peer VoIP provider Skype is having problems staying online, and their engineers are now working hard on "creating new mega-supernodes as fast as they can." I wonder how much they possibly can remotely adjust their software to get more resources from their clients?"Link to Original Source
jbrax writes "Microsoft's dirty tricks archive seems to
The Register: Plaintiffs maintained a website at iowaconsumercase.org, which included daily media updates, full transcripts of the previous day's proceedings, and an archive of some 2,000 exhibits of alleged misdeeds going back to the 1980s.
The website is now password-protected. Microsoft's own archive of exhibits and transcripts has similarly disappeared. Microsoft maintains a comprehensive record of its antitrust proceedings, making Comes a notable absence.
jbrax writes "Environmental organization Greenpeace have started a campaign suggesting that Apple fans should demand a new, cool product: a greener Apple. They say that environmentally Apple is lagging behind both Dell and HP, who have both promised to start removing toxic chemicals from their products. HP and Dell have also much better global take back programs than Apple."