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Search engine upgrades its relevance
An upgrade to the Excite search engine set to go up in 10
days promises to scour the entire Web and return more
relevant information, possibly boosting its reputation
among savvy Web surfers.
- Does it really work? -
LA business follows PC model: "free" iMacs
It's Apples and oranges in the world of "free" personal
computers now that a Los Angeles e-commerce specialist has
launched an offer for free iMacs in exchange for an
Internet service contract, credit card sign-up and
- A dangerous market -
Japan railway may halt trains to avoid Y2K problems
Japan's largest railway company may temporarily halt most
train service just before midnight on Dec. 31 as a
precaution against possible year 2000 computer failures,
a spokesman said Tuesday.
- Staying on the safe side -
Tip of the Week
Say good-bye to Windows crashes
It was like an episode of Outrageous Police Chase Videos.
Under my PC's hood, deep in a Windows folder, dozens of DLL
files were wildly pursuing one another, careening out of
control and smashing into my hard drive. After each
collision, my system would shudder and crash. And I'd end
up staring at a lovely blue screen with an ugly Windows
- Rein in those DLLs -
The Fifth Wave by Rich Tennant
Tough choices in e-commerce.
- Brad or Igor? -
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