Stories by Douglas F. Gray

Beenz.com announces layoffs in US, UK

Incentive-based rewards company Beenz.com announced this week that it has laid off 43 people from its UK and US offices and decided to move its focus away from the Internet.

Macster officially becomes Napster for the Mac

After months of music file-sharing company Napster suggesting that users download the Macster clone while waiting for an official Napster client for the Macintosh, the program has finally arrived, and it is -- Macster.

DoubleClick Sued for Privacy Violations

A California woman filed suit against DoubleClick Inc. yesterday, accusing the U.S.-based online advertising company of unlawfully obtaining and selling consumers' personal information, according to a statement issued by her attorney's office. Hariett M. Judnick filed the suit in Marin County Superior Court in California, on behalf of the "general public of the state of California," the statement said.

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