Cenotaph writes "ZDNet has this article on how Microsoft plans on trying to take AOL's web business away. Any guesses on if it'll work?" MS tried something similar a few years ago and failed. This time, who knows? But whether the current plan succeeds or fails, this is *very* bad news for smaller ISPs. The story says, bluntly, that Microsoft plans to "...help drain profits from the Internet-access business."