Dotcom World-20: "You-Tube to play full-length movies legally"

Good news for movie-lovers! SiliconIndia reports, quoting IANS, that the Google-owned video website, You-Tube, has signed an agreement with MGM for screening their movies free of charge. Movie-lovers can soon view their favourite moviews on You-Tube and rejoice.
Detailed Wikipedia article on “You-Tube”:
Grateful thanks to IANS and SiliconIndia and Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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Dotcom World-19: "India is Top Spam Sender"

An article in Silicon India says that India is the Top Spam Sender in Asia and the seventh largest in the world. It accounts for 4% of global spam, it says.

For the full article in Silicon World:
http://www.siliconindia.com/print_article.php?47469

Detailed Wikipedia article on “SPAM”:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spam_(electronic)

Grateful thanks to Silicon India and Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Dotcom World-17: "iDUMP"

If you want to downloads songs from your iPod to your PC, then this software will help you. The link is:

www.softpedia.com/get/IPODTOOLS/Multimedia-IPODtools/iDump.shtml

Dotcom World-16: "Softpedia.com"

It is an encyclopedia of free software downloads. I came across it by mere chance. Have a look at it. It contains some very good free software.
www.softpedia.com

Wikipedia article on Softpedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Softpedia

Grateful thanks to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Dotcom World-14: "Russia plans Web Addresses in Cyrillic"

Russia will be able to create its first internet addresses using the Cyrillic alphabet next year, communications ministry official Vladimir Vassilieve told Interfax news agency. The move follows a decision by the organisation that regulates the internet to deliver a radical shake-up to the domain-name system. Russia, which currently uses two top level domain names .ru and .su, will be able to create a third in Cyrillic by the second quarter of next year, Vassiliev said.
Courtesy: The Times of India, Chennai, July 1, 2008.
Wikipedia articles on “DOMAIN NAME” and “CYRILLIC ALPHABET”:
Grateful thanks to The Times of India and Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Dotcom World-13: "Yahoo plans to mesh Net and TV"

Yahoo and Intel unveiled plans to make television more interactive with online capabilities. TV viewers will be able to interact with and watch a dynamic set of TV widgets – small web-based applications that complement TV shows.
Courtesy: The Hindu, Madurai, August 22, 2008.
Grateful thanks to The Hindu.

Dotcom World-12: "Microsoft developing 23 New Products"

Microsoft India Development Centre (MSIDC), which incubated 70 projects so far, is at present engaged in developing 23 others, with special focus on mobile computing and testing tools.

Excerpt from “Microsoft developing 23 New Products” by Special Correspondent, The Hindu, August 13, 2008.

Grateful thanks to The Hindu.