It's like the '90s never left: Billy Crystal hosted the Oscars. internet IPOs are back. And NetZero is returning with free internet service —only this time it's wireless, the Associated Press reports. United Online Inc. announced Monday that it will offer free wireless internet service under its NetZero brand, the one that started the free dial-up phenomenon in 1998. The company is backing up the plan with TV, print and online advertisements. There are plenty of catches with the free plan. United Online isn't offsetting its costs by making users look at advertising, as it did with its original offer...

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