PC, chip sales in major decline

Despite hopes that the worldwide market for personal computers would get a boost this year, the number of systems shipped worldwide is still in free-fall.  According to this article by NetworkWorld, the slump in PC

Published on: October 15th, 2012 brian bloom

DRAM sales for PCs in decline

It could be a the beginning of the end of an era: the centrality of the PC to the hardware world.At least, you might think that if recent DRAM sales are any indication:

Published on: September 17th, 2012 brian bloom

Top 10 tech stories of 2008

What started out as a banking crisis became, in 2008, a story for everyone: retailers, consumers, auto workers -- and tech professionals. Though it wasn't business as usual, some big mergers -- like

Published on: December 30th, 2008 Marc Ferranti

Correction August 31

In a story posted Aug. 22, entitled, "Spyware eyes bigger bucks, says report," IT World Canada reported that 180solutions was among those companies that uses software that may install adware on personal computers

Published on: August 30th, 2005 No Author

Veritas rolls client support into NetBackup

Veritas Software Corp. on Tuesday will announce a variety of updates to its data management product lines, including new management software and an updated version of NetBackup with an option for backing up

Published on: November 4th, 2003 Robert McMillan

NEC launches Bluetooth, wireless LAN products

NEC Corp. has this week launched a group of products from printers to personal computers that make use of two new wireless technologies to go someway towards freeing the desk of users from

Published on: October 17th, 2000 Martyn Williams

NEC launches Bluetooth, wireless LAN products

NEC Corp. has this week launched a group of products from printers to personal computers that make use of two new wireless technologies to go someway towards freeing the desk of users from

Published on: October 16th, 2000 Martyn Williams

A study in lost opportunity and potential success

Mention the Internet and there are probably one or two IT vendors that immediately come to mind as those that have defined its development and continued expansion.Companies like Cisco Systems, Nortel Networks, Microsoft,

Published on: June 1st, 2000 Dan McLean