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Study: E-Commerce Sees Seasonal Shift

Reflecting a seasonal pattern, apparel and sports Web sites topped the list of Internet categories viewed most by home computer users last month, according to Nielsen//NetRatings.

Plug Pulled on ‘Dot-Com Doom’ Auction

The eBay auction of F**, a three month-old satiric Web site that tracks the demise of dot-coms, has been canceled after sparking a media frenzy and attracting bids in excess of $3 million (US$).

Bids Top $3M For Dot-Com Doom Site

F**, a three month-old satiric Web site that tracks the demise of dot-coms, has set the online auction world on its ear this week by attracting bids in excess of $3 million (US$) on eBay.

Napster Use Rockets 345 Percent

According to a report released Monday by Media Metrix, controversial music file-sharing application Napster climbed from 1.1 million unique users at home in February to 4.9 million unique users in July, a 345 percent increase that makes it one of the fastest growing applications on the Web.

CBS, Microsoft Ink Interactive TV Pact

In a first for the nascent interactive television market, CBS Television and Microsoft WebTV Networks Inc. have struck a deal to jointly deliver interactive television programming, beginning with the start of the 2000-2001 TV season.

Gore Unveils High-Tech Plan

Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore unveiled a sweeping new economic plan Wednesday that would create 10 million high technology jobs in the United States within the next 10 years and provide incentives for companies offering high-tech training to their workers.

Arrest Made in High-Tech Stock Hoax

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested a 23 year-old California man on Thursday for issuing a phony Internet press release that sent high-tech firm Emulex's stock plummeting by more than 60 percent last Friday.

Report: E-tail Failures Could Doom Holiday Sales

A new poll by Gartner Group-owned cPulse shows that nearly a quarter of Web shoppers are extremely dissatisfied with their buying experience, leading to worries that online retailers could lose a hefty chunk of business this holiday season.

High-Tech Leaders Favor Net Security Czar

A poll of high-tech and e-commerce leaders released Wednesday shows that a majority believe President Clinton should appoint a computer security czar to serve as a "watchdog" on Internet security issues.

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