Google Inc. on Tuesday confirmed that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission is investigating its proposed US$3.1 billion purchase of online advertising seller DoubleClick Inc.
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Last week Microsoft chairman Bill Gates asked the US Congress to pass a comprehensive privacy law this year, allowing consumers to control how their personal information is used.
Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates called on the US Congress to raise the cap on skilled-worker visas, saying the county's economic future was at stake.
The alliance with Intel announced yesterday gives Sun Microsystems customers a wide range of options for running the Solaris operating system, Sun founder and chairman Scott McNealy says.
A shareholder lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard for attempting to spy on board members and reporters has been extended to include charges of insider stock trading.
Sanjay Kumar, the former chief executive officer of Computer Associates International has been sentenced to 12 years in prison and a US$8 million fine on securities fraud charges.
CA has pumped up its storage management product line by acquiring XOsoft Inc., which sells data replication and recovery software, CA announced Tuesday.
Novell filed an antitrust lawsuit against Microsoft on Friday accusing the software giant of unfairly eliminating competition for office productivity applications during the time Novell owned the WordPerfect word processing application and the Quattro Pro spreadsheet application.