Month: July 2003

The news, as it comes…

Bloggers Gain Libel Protection The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled last Tuesday that Web loggers, website operators and e-mail list editors can’t be held responsible for libel for information they republish, extending crucial First Amendment protections to do-it-yourself online publishers. Got that? I’m not liable for anything posted in the above paragraph 😉 I …

MICROcosm

The latest Netcraft survey is out. Apache has increased its market (server) share by 0.56% to 63.72%, while Microsoft has fallen 0.90% to 25.95% overall. More details here. In more bad news for Microsoft, eight major players have formed an alliance with Linux for consumer electronic devices. Sony, Matsushita (parent of Panasonic), Hitachi, NEC, Sharp, …