Tag: passes

Bar code co-inventor dies at 91 
By Chris Francescani | Dec 15, 2012 | Comment Now 
Global logistics standard.
Senate passes NBN Companies bill 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 25, 2011 | Comment Now 
Not before Conroy is taken to task by the Greens.
British Airways extends mobile boarding passes 
By Stephen Pritchard | Oct 26, 2010 | Comment Now 
BlackBerry and Android users join iPhone owners in paperless scheme.
Linux source code passes 10 million lines 
By Egan Orion | Oct 23, 2008 | Comment Now 
The number of lines of source code comprising Linux kernel files recently surpassed the ten million mark after the latest release of Linux version 2.6.27, an analysis has found.
Cybercrime bill passes House, awaits Bush signature 
By Dan Kaplan | Sep 22, 2008 | Comment Now 
The president's signature is the only thing standing in the way of a rare event: an IT-security related bill becoming law.
US Senate passes surveillance bill 
By Iain Thomson | Jul 11, 2008 | Comment Now 
Telcos breathe sigh of relief.
Adobe passes PDF format to ISO 
By Robert Jaques | Jul 3, 2008 | Comment Now 
Adobe has passed control of its Portable Document Format to the International Organisation for Standardisation..
Microsoft Yahoo deadline passes 
By Phil Muncaster | Apr 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
The deadline which Microsoft gave Yahoo to respond to its takeover offer passed at the weekend with the internet giant still refusing to budge.
US town passes online bullying law 
By Iain Thomson | Nov 27, 2007 | Comment Now 
A US town has passed a local law making cyber-harassment a crime following the death of a teenager who may have been harassed into suicide by comments made online..
US Senate Judiciary Committee passes new cybersecurity bill 
By Frank Washkush Jr | Nov 6, 2007 | Comment Now 
Portions of the Cyber Crime Act of 2007 have been folded into another bill mandating tougher cybersecurity standards, the Identity Theft Enforcement and Restitution Act of 2007.
CentricMinds passes 50,000 user milestone 
Jul 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Local enterprise software specialist CentricMinds has announced that its content management system now supports around 50,000 active users worldwide.
US I-SPY Act passes House 
By Frank Washkuch | May 24, 2007 | Comment Now 
The Internet Spyware Prevention Act of 2007 was approved by the US House of Representatives this week, but the bill still faces a significant test in the prospect of Senate ...
Adobe passes on quick Vista fixes 
By Tom Sanders | Mar 22, 2007 | Comment Now 
Vista compatibility will have to wait until future version releases.
Alcatel Lucent merger passes key hurdle 
By Robert Jaques | Nov 22, 2006 | Comment Now 
Firms receive CFIUS approval to proceed.
Grisoft AVG passes Vista compatibility test 
By Clement James | Nov 8, 2006 | Comment Now 
Security and antivirus firm Grisoft has announced that Microsoft is making the company's AVG Anti-Virus 7.5 and AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition available via the Windows Security ...
Stronger cybersecurity bill passes House committee 
By Dan Kaplan | May 25, 2006 | Comment Now 
The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee today approved a bill that would significantly strengthen existing federal cybercrime law and provide law enforcement with ...
Cabir passes deadly baton at athletics meet 
By RenĂ© Millman | Aug 12, 2005 | Comment Now 
Visitors to the World Athletics Championships are finding their mobile phones infected with a variant of the Cabir virus, which passes from phone to phone via a Bluetooth ...
Firefox passes 50 million threshold 
By RenĂ© Millman | Apr 29, 2005 | Comment Now 
Firefox, the open source browser launched last November, today passed the 50 million download mark. At the same time Blake Ross, Firefox's creator, took a side swipe at rival ...
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