FC: Jose Guardia on Spain's website regulation plan: Not that bad

2002-04-26 Thread Declan McCullagh
[Jose is a smart fellow; I had the pleasure of meeting him when I was in Barcelona earlier this year. Previous message: http://www.politechbot.com/p-03429.html --Declan] --- Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 17:37:03 +0200 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] From: Jose M Guardia [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: FC:

FC: Michigan cops get to search homes without revealing why

2002-04-26 Thread Declan McCullagh
Related Politech message: Letter asks Congress to nix secret searches from USA Act http://www.politechbot.com/p-02682.html --- Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2002 13:00:24 -0700 (PDT) From: Naomi Lopez Bauman [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Home Searches in Michigan To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

FC: Chicago cops surf for child porn, lose Internet privileges

2002-04-26 Thread Declan McCullagh
--- From: Z uker [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Cops in Chicago call cops in Philly to turn themselves in. Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 20:20:37 + Maybe we should get these two police departments together and see who wins. Cops face Internet curbs after child porn found By

FC: So much for the domain name gold rush: Verisign stock cut in half

2002-04-26 Thread Declan McCullagh
[Let me get this right. Verisign spent $21 billion in 2000, according to the article below, to buy Network Solutions. As of today, the market capitalization of the combined Verisign-NetSoln entity is just $2.4 billion. (http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=vrsnd=t) --Declan] ---

FC: Viacom loses bid for mtv.com.sg, Singapore says MTV is generic

2002-04-26 Thread Declan McCullagh
--- Subject: Viacom loses domain name ruling in Singapore Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2002 09:14:00 +0800 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED], [EMAIL PROTECTED] Hi Declan, It will be interesting to see what happens next. This puts a whole new spin on domain names: trade/servicemarked terms may have become

FC: North Korea takes reassuringly hard line against... typewriters!

2002-04-26 Thread Declan McCullagh
--- Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2002 22:19:01 +0800 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] From: Robert Clark [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: N. Korea preventing typewriter proliferation Declan North Korea may not be fully cooperating with the world's attempts to control the spread of nuclear weapons, but they are taking a