Stories by Guy Dixon

Upcoming Windows Media Player 10 could help Napster

As the UK prepares itself for tomorrow's launch of Apple Computer Inc.'s online song shop iTunes, described by the company as "the biggest story in music", arch rival Windows-based Napster LLC could end up having the last laugh thanks to its close relationship with Microsoft Corp.

Vodafone UK unleashes 3G/GPRS datacard

LONDON (04/02/2004) - Vodafone Group PLC Friday launched its 3G data-only services and datacard, offering maximum download speeds of 384kbps and a top rate upload speed of 64kbs.

New year launch for consumer satellite service

LONDON (12/03/2003) - Digital TV installation specialist AVC Europe Ltd. is set to launch U.K. one way internet-via-satellite access when it introduces three high-speed services in January.

BT Openworld is dead. Long live BT Yahoo

LONDON (11/18/2003) - ISP BT Openworld, once dubbed Openwoe because of its reputation for poor service, has come one step closer to finally meeting its maker.