A trove of documents released by the Obama administration appears to contain a 2004 opinion authorizing the agency's massive data collection program.
Documents confirm that investigators were interested in a 2008 manifesto penned by the 26-year-old Internet activist, who committed suicide earlier this year while under federal prosecution.
Judge Jackson ruled in 2000 that the tech titan was a monopoly that should be split in two before his removal from the case for "seriously tainting" proceedings.
Internet Explorer is still the dominant browser, but not like it used to be. Thank competitors--not the courts--for the change.
A federal judge prolongs court oversight of the software maker for a further two years. Microsoft had said an extension was unnecessary, while some states wanted Microsoft watched for another five years.
But Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly says she still trusts that Microsoft and government prosecutors have already reached "appropriate resolution" to desktop search competition complaint.
Federal judge presiding over Microsoft's antitrust case wants the company to cough up more details on how various parts of Windows work together, according to a wire report.
Linux, Unix users switching "in droves"; more
In contrast to European overseers, judge presiding over Redmond's U.S. antitrust compliance has kinder words for its recent attempts to better accommodate open-source developers.
PC-to-Mac Migration Kit; AirPort that Follows You; more