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CNET NEWS.COM DISPATCH: Monday, September 14, 1998

TODAY'S TOP STORIES - Motorola unveils super set-top - Yahoo and MCI are splitzville - Oracle bets on Net - CNET Radio in sync with you

CNET NEWS.COM DISPATCH: Monday, September 14, 1998

CNET NEWS.COM DISPATCH
Monday, September 14, 1998
30 new stories as of 1:43 PM PT

TODAY'S TOP STORIES

-- Motorola unveils super set-top
-- Yahoo and MCI are splitzville
-- Oracle bets on Net
-- CNET Radio in sync with you

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TOP STORIES

Motorola wings it with "Blackbird"

The company announces "Blackbird," a TV set-top computer that allows Internet browsing, 3D gaming, DVD-based games and movies, and more.
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26321%2C00.html

End of the Yahoo, MCI romance

Launched only six months ago, the first co-branded online service between Yahoo and MCI is coming to an end. Will other telco giants follow, again?
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26344%2C00.html

Oracle focuses on the Internet

It's the Internet, stupid. Or that's what Larry Ellison seemed to be saying with the announcement of his company's new 8i database server, a change in strategy for the company.
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26303%2C00.html

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TODAY'S FEATURED STORIES

Wall St. Journal enters travel game
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26339%2C00.html

Intel slashes chip prices
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26325%2C00.html

First Y2K lawsuit filed is settled
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26328%2C00.html

HP to unveil portable scanner
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26282%2C00.html

Citibank joins Microsoft bill venture
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26334%2C00.html

Norton Utilities revved for the Mac
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26322%2C00.html

Microsoft, GE close on market cap
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26278%2C00.html

Adobe upbeat despite adversity
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26309%2C00.html

Andreessen selling 200,000 shares
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26287%2C00.html

Wall Street stocks soar
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26313%2C00.html

READERS' CHOICE: YESTERDAY'S TOP STORIES

Starr's report breaking the Net?
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26260%2C00.html

Red light on WallStreet.com
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26229%2C00.html

Fastest Macs still not here
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26266%2C00.html

Starr report floods the Web
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26265%2C00.html

Back to the good old days?
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26263%2C00.html

Microsoft trial could be delayed
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26268%2C00.html

Top notebook prices dive quickly
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26272%2C00.html

Starr report on Clinton sex scandal
http://www.news.com/SpecialFeatures/0%2C5%2C26250%2C00.html

IBM server finds new fans
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26264%2C00.html

Intel sees upside in PC market
http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C26215%2C00.html

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