Despite News.com gossip columnist Skinny DuBaud's single-minded focus on rumors, lies and innuendo, the Rumor Mill had an uncanny knack in 2001 for getting the facts.
Top VCs go P2P with Netscapees
In February, word hit the Rumor Mill that Netscape Communications was enjoying its first reunion of the year with Mike Homer's P2P start-up Zodiac Networks, later to be renamed Kontiki. Among those backing the venture was former Netscape CEO Jim Barksdale's Barksdale Group.
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