Daily Archives: October 1, 2003

New U.S. Sales Tax Regime For Internet Sellers?

As reported last week on Slashdot, States are pushing for new sales tax rules that would force Internet sellers to collect taxes for up to 7500 jurisdictions. Legislation has been introduced. The House Judiciary Committee held hearings today; here’s CNet [...]

New Xbox Live Pricing in Effect

If you’re not a current Xbox Live subscriber, the price increased beginning today for the Xbox Live Starter Kit, just as Microsoft made the Communicator headset available as a stand-alone item. Along with the price increase, the Xbox Live Starter [...]

Star Trek: Enterprise Tonight!

I just heard from my pal Scott MacDonald about him being on tonights Star Trek: Enterprise. This is what he had to say:
I am on Enterprise tonight (UPN) –weds. Oct. 1– once again buried alive in the lizard makeup [...]

35hr DirecTiVo for $50

As rumors about DirecTV dropping TiVo and sliding marketshare to the Dish DVR continue, the pricing wars have begun. Circuit City is offering Hughes 35hr DirecTiVo receiver for $50 after rebate, which is $200 off the regular price.
Hopefully soon DirecTV [...]