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Spending spree! News this week includes IBM's sudden attempt to buy Lotus, while in the background AOL seems to have purchased just about everybody else. In addition, we bring you information on updating your USR Sportster modem, a follow-up to Tonya's article on pesky ReadMe files, information on that (ahem) "viral" component in Windows 95, and finally a revealing essay from Dave Winer on why software companies just don't have a clue.

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  • MailBITS/05-Jun-95
  • Look, It's Windows - Can We Calm Down?
  • AOL Buys Everyone
  • ReadMe Files? Read This Follow-up!
  • A Studio in Silicon Valley
  • Reviews/05-Jun-95

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