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CNET NEWS.COM DISPATCH: Friday, October 9, 1998

TODAY'S TOP STORIES - Yet another delay for Microsoft trial - Congress and Y2K in the ring again - Hotmail on a legal tighrope

CNET NEWS.COM DISPATCH: Friday, October 9, 1998

CNET NEWS.COM DISPATCH
Friday, October 9, 1998
29 new stories as of 1:46 PM PT

TODAY'S TOP STORIES

-- Yet another delay for Microsoft trial
-- Congress and Y2K in the ring again
-- Hotmail on a legal tighrope

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TOP STORIES

Ooh, the anticipation's killing me!

The Microsoft antitrust trial has been delayed, again. Also not a surprise is that Microsoft is trying bump it back even further, keeping travel bookers around the world in a tailspin.
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27354%2C00.html

Congress moves in on Y2K issues

Legislators, who go on recess tomorrow, today tackle whether to use surplus budget funds for Y2K issues. As for FEMA's Y2K warnings, the jury's still out.
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27371%2C00.html

Hotmail on hot-thieves trail

In an attempt to protect users from potential password-stealing schemes, Hotmail recently started framing sites that users access from hotlinked URLs. Some say the practice walks the line between security and legality.
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27374%2C00.html

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TODAY'S FEATURED STORIES

Join News.com for ongoing coverage of the Y2K saga
http://www.news.com/Categories/Index/0%2C3%2C87%2C00.html

Adobe chief: Graphics grow up
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27355%2C00.html

Palm cuts handheld prices
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27368%2C00.html

Critical time for Net tax bill
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27365%2C00.html

$399 PC maker signs retailers
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27214%2C00.html

IBM adds to data warehousing line
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27364%2C00.html

New handheld device firm formed
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27369%2C00.html

Sega, WebTV team on set-top
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27359%2C00.html

SAP's growth rate on target
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27356%2C00.html

Details of new chips emerging
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27338%2C00.html

Street, Net stocks take a beating
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C27307%2C00.html

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