The Liberty Alliance Project, a high-profile organization working to develop open
standards for authenticating e-commerce transactions and digital identities, announced
that Hewlett-Packard and MasterCard International have joined its ranks as founding
members and will take positions on the manag...
Online auction giant EBay announced that Brian Swette will step down as chief operating
officer of the company, effective January 1st. Instead of naming a new COO, Swette's
responsibilities in marketing, category management and business development will be
divided among other top executives at th...
According to published reports, President George W. Bush on Wednesday signed into law a
bill that renews the ban on key taxes related to the Internet and e-commerce. Bush
reportedly said that the legislation would promote growth of the Internet, and that
"holiday shoppers will not be burdened by ...