Tag: sold

Aussie software icon ISYS sold to Lexmark 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Cash transaction sees founders and shareholders exit.
 
World Cup fans hit by fraud scare 
By Dan Raywood | Sep 15, 2010 | Comment Now 
Stolen personal details allegedly sold online.
 
Tjoos.com sold to US firm 
Mar 4, 2010 | Comment Now 
Aussie coupon start-up swallowed.
 
Analyst claims Vista Capable made Microsoft over US$1.5bn 
By Iain Thomson | Jan 6, 2009 | Comment Now 
An expert witness in the class action suit against Microsoft over its Vista Capable has claimed that the company made over US$1.5bn as a result of its Vista Capable marketing ...
 
Jobs shows up to report strong Apple earnings 
By Damon Poeter | Oct 23, 2008 | Comment Now 
Macs, iPods and especially iPhones grow revenues, profits for Apple as 'surprise guest' Steve Jobs makes cameo to talk up smartphone growth, weigh in on economic crisis.
 
Digital camera sold on eBay contains terrorist information 
By Iain Thomson | Oct 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
The UK government is investigating how a digital camera containing terrorist images apparently taken by MI6 was sold on eBay.
 
Gadgets sold by vending machine 
By Nick Farrell | Aug 5, 2008 | Comment Now 
If you are ever caught short at an airport without an iPod or some similar electronic gadget, it is now possible to grab a new one from a vending machine.
 
Fake 'Yahoo sold to Microsoft' spam boosts Rustock botnet  
Jul 25, 2008 | Comment Now 
A new large-scale botnet has been spotted forwarding what appears to be real news headlines about Microsoft, George Bush and Al Qaeda in an attempt to infect users.
 
'Home Office' disc wedged in laptop sold on eBay 
By Rosalie Marshall | Feb 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
A laptop containing what could be sensitive Home Office data has been sold on eBay.
 
Broadcast Australia buys Hostworks for $68.9 million 
By Lilia Guan | Dec 11, 2007 | Comment Now 
Managed service provider Hostworks Group Limited has entered into an agreement to allow Broadcast Australia to acquire all of its shares, for the princely sum of $68.9 million ...
 
Fidelity: employee stole, sold 2.3 million consumer records 
By Jim Carr | Jul 4, 2007 | Comment Now 
In one of this year's largest data breaches, financial processing company Fidelity National Information Services revealed on Tuesday that a subsidiary's employee stole 2.3 ...
 
Gold bar sold at online auction for 1p 
May 28, 2007 | Comment Now 
A bar of gold bullion worth more than £1,000 (A$2,400) has been sold at Humraz Auctions for just 1p.
 
Prison keys sold on eBay 
By Iain Thomson | May 4, 2007 | Comment Now 
Quick lock change in order after security slip.
 
IBM offshoot sold to Frontline 
By Lilia Guan | Dec 13, 2006 | Comment Now 
Classic Blue, an IBM Australia company has sold its systems integration operation to Frontline Systems Australia.
 
Nintendo Wii sold out in minutes 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Dec 11, 2006 | Comment Now 
Frenzied buying on first day of European sales.
 
Russian hackers sold WMF exploit 
By René Millman | Feb 6, 2006 | Comment Now 
Criminal gangs are selling malware source codes to exploit flaws such as the recent WMF vulnerability in a worrying new trend.
 
Leading Edge Internet sold to Bytecard 
By Byron Connolly | Oct 28, 2004 | Comment Now 
Wholesale data and telecommunication services aggregator Leading Edge Internet has been sold to one of its largest downstream customers, Bytecard.
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