How to say ‘Search’ in 29 languages

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEGoogle Inc. took a step closer on Thursday to being able to search everything: its desktop search application is now available in 29 languages, including Hindi, the company announced. Seven

Published on: April 26th, 2007 Peter Sayer and Tom Spring

Group looks into standards

A technology industry standards body is considering setting benchmarks for how virtualization should work in a computer network. The Standard Performance Evaluation Corp. (SPEC) is forming a group to discuss whether virtualization benchmarks

Published on: November 9th, 2006 Robert Mullins

Oracle secures source code

New technology aims to lessen software bugs By Stacy Cowley and Paul Roberts Source-code security developer Fortify Software Inc. is giving Oracle Corp.’s database and middleware software a security boost with tools that

Published on: January 19th, 2006 Stacy Cowley and Paul Roberts

U3, partners add intelligence to USB drives

Technology startup U3 LLC on Monday is expected to announce the availability of USB (Universal Serial Bus) drives based on its smart computing platform, which allows applications to run directly off USB drives,

Published on: September 19th, 2005 Agam Shah

Siemens to invest

Siemens AG will invest around

Published on: May 18th, 2004 Sumner Lemon

New company finds holes in raw code

A new company hopes to make life a lot harder for malicious hackers, releasing technology that analyzes computer code for security violations and enforces secure coding practices.Fortify Software Inc., a startup company based

Published on: April 4th, 2004 Paul Roberts

EU lobbyists support Parliament patent stance

The Foundation for a Free Information Structure (FFII), a lobbying group with wide support from European open-source community advocates, has reversed its position concerning a software patent bill after the European Parliament on

Published on: September 26th, 2003 Paul Meller

Service Moves To The Front Of The Line

The dramatic expansion of the service industry in the last decade has led many project- and service-oriented organizations (PSORGs) to try applying traditional ERPs, originally developed for the manufacturing and distribution sectors, outside

Published on: August 31st, 2002 Rudolf Melik

EC proposes controversial patent law

The European Commission Wednesday unveiled a controversial proposal for a harmonized law on software patents that is less encompassing than laws in the U.S. and Japan.The proposed law, which would replace 15 different

Published on: February 20th, 2002 Paul Meller