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front-running

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Registrar denies 'front-running' Net registration

Network Solutions, a major registrar of Internet domain names, counters accusations it's grabbing domain names after customers show an interest but before they register them.

By January 8, 2008

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Penthouse rolls out first all-3D porn channel

We interrupt your watching of cute cat videos to report that Penthouse is launching an all-3D TV satellite service in Europe tomorrow. No word on what kind of technology it will use.

By February 28, 2011

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Requiem for a frog: SpiralFrog shuts down

The pioneering ad-supported music service--once considered a possible threat to iTunes--quietly ceases operations Thursday.

By March 19, 2009

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Obama: No warrantless wiretaps if you elect me

The front-running Democrat in the New Hampshire primary makes the promise in one last stump speech at an election day rally with the Facebook generation.

By January 8, 2008

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Network Solutions amends Net registration process

Facing criticism, Network Solutions has stepped back from some elements of a new process to register Internet domain names.

By January 9, 2008

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Vivendi, Sony seek conductor for Duet

The media giants are expected to announce the appointment of Andy Schuon to head Duet, the companies' online music subscription service, sources close to the companies say.

By June 7, 2001

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Nokia distances itself from the pack

The front-running cell phone maker put more distance between it and the rest of the pack in 2000, a year that saw a 45 percent increase in sales worldwide.

By February 14, 2001

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The week in review: Stopped cold

Relatively simple computer attacks paralyze several leading Web sites, striking at the heart of the digital economy.

February 12, 2000

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The week in review: AOL, Microsoft in messaging donnybrook

One day after Microsoft launches its MSN Messenger Service, notable for its ability to communicate with rival instant messaging software, America Online blocks access to its coveted Buddy List users, sparking warfare over instant messaging standards.

July 31, 1999

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Microsoft releases third fix to AOL messaging block

Microsoft renews efforts to gain the upper hand over America Online in a war brewing over so-called instant messaging services.

By July 26, 1999