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Oracle to set up Linux computer firm

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Larry Ellison to create a new company that will sell $199 Linux-based network computers.

MTNL may float separate company for cellular operations

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The government is examining whether MTNL can float a separate company for its cellular operations within the telecom policy without attracting any legal barrier.

Intel denies coppermine production flaws

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Intel this week denied it is suffering problems in implementing the new 0.18 micron manufacturing process in its microprocessor plants.

IBM unveils “ISP-in-a-Box” for class-C ISPs

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IBM India has launched a new solution, “ISP-in-a-Box”, for ISPs that facilitates faster and easier deployment of services over the Web.

Compaq returns to profitability

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Compaq has announced a worldwide revenue of $9.2 billion for the third quarter ended September 30, 1999.

World chip market : strong growth ahead

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The semiconductor market will post worldwide sales growth of 15% this year as gross revenue will top $144 billion.

“Jammed” … as in britannica.com

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Millions of Web surfers are getting frustrated by the jammed Web site of Encyclepaedia Britannica, which was been made free of charge last week.

Amazon.com has more losses

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Amazon.com has recorded 100% profits during the third quarter sales. But, the Internet major continued to post losses.

Y2K report submitted to PM, identifies 11 critical areas

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The National Task Force, which had submitted a report on Y2K to the Prime Minister, has recommended that the cabinet secretary personally review the preparedness of 11 critical sectors to tackle the Y2K bug.

HC stays TRAI’s proposed CPP regime

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The Delhi High Court has stayed the implementation of the calling party pays regime.

Nasscom launches software export campaign to Europe

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Nasscom recently held roadshows in various European cities as part of a campaign to boost software exports to that continent.

IVL ties up with imc for Internet applications

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IVL India and Germany-based imc GmbH have announced an alliance for developing Internet applications.

Lucent posts 50% rise in Q4 profits

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Lucent Technologies has posted a 50% rise in fourth-quarter profits amid strong growth in sales of wireless, data and optical networking equipment.

Intel announces initiatives under Project Vidya

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Intel has announced two projects under its Project Vidya scheme to promote the effective use of computer technology in schools.

CG-Vak to raise funds for US operations

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CG-VAK Software exports plans to raise $5 lakh for its US operations.

LG Soft India gets equity investment from AIG

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LG Soft India has announced the conclusion of an equity funding investment by the AIG

Microsoft, Intel added to Dow 30

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Intel and Microsoft find place in the prestigious Dow 30 index.

GlobalPlatform to deliver universal standard for smart card

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New company formed to promote global infrastructure for the implementation of smart cards.

Intel to market Red Hat Linux

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Intel said it would include Red Hat Linux operating system software with its Pentium and Xeon-based servers.

Netscape co-founder starts new Internet company

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Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen forms a new Internet company.