Many still haven’t patched PHP vulnerability, say researchers

Here’s another reminder of how important it is to update everything under your control. Researchers at a security vendor say a public exploit in the popular PHP scripting language used by many companies

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

HP torques app development tools

Cloud computing in some ways eases the strain on organizations to create new applications -- why develop when almost everything you need is in the cloud? The thing is not everything is in

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Don’t look to start ‘an open data business,’ says expert

Everyone loves the four letter “f” word – free. That’s what the open data movement seems to offer at first blush – access to free data from governments, who collect enough of it

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

French video game maker invests $28M in Quebec City studio

Ubisoft Entertainment S.A., a Paris-based maker of hit video games  such as Assassin’s Creed, Splinter Cell and Just Dance, is investing $28 million to expand its Quebec City studio. The Quebec government is

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Obamacare web site off sickbed

HealthCare.gov, the United States’ glitch-plagued insurance-shopping Web, has recovered right on time to meet the December 1 deadline set by the Obama administration to get the site fixed. “HealthCare.gov on Dec. 1 is

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: December 2nd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Obamacare Web site woes speak of the problems of IT in government

The Obama administration's failure to deliver a new health insurance website capable of handling the demands of millions of Americans has not only been costly to the President. It may also signal a

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: November 4th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Toronto’s IT showcase community takes another step

After several years of planning, Toronto's showcase waterfront redevelopment community for thousands of people is slowly rising and with it the hopes that it will be an intelligent community attracting leading edge businesses.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 19th, 2013 Howard Solomon

OpenText torques Web content publisher

Designing Web pages used to mean a staffer filling in a template. Now it’s more of an art, with pages needing to be changed regularly not only locally but also across geographies. Waterloo,

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 14th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Red Hat’s sfotware collections to support Ruby, Python

The beta release of Red Hat’s Software Collections 1.0 will allow developers to use newer versions of languages such Ruby and Python. Software Collections 1.0 is the first in a series of releases

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: June 6th, 2013 IT World Canada Staff