Gamers on a forum allege that Sony added a rootkit to its latest PlayStation 3 firmware update, version 3.56. So far, Sony hasn't responded to the claim.
The tidal wave of Net mergers refuses to subside: The latest entry belongs to Yahoo, which paid $3.56 billion for the Web's hottest community site. Who's next?
The leading Web portal signs an agreement to acquire GeoCities, a maker of personal publishing tools and Web-based communities, in a stock deal worth about $3.56 billion.