Articles By Ben Ames

IBM bolsters blade series with Cell upgrade

IBM bolsters blade series with Cell upgrade

IBM Corp. announced an upgraded version of its blade server based on the Cell processor on Wednesday, adding memory and...

August 30th, 2007 Ben Ames
Intel improves desktop security with vPro upgrade

Intel improves desktop security with vPro upgrade

Intel Corp. released an upgrade to its vPro bundle of automated PC management features on Monday, saying the new package...

August 26th, 2007 Ben Ames
ATI veteran Orton out at AMD

ATI veteran Orton out at AMD

The former chief executive of ATI Technologies has resigned from Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) just nine months after the...

July 10th, 2007 Ben Ames
City government workers trade strategies for municipal Wi-Fi

City government workers trade strategies for municipal Wi-Fi

Despite the tribulations of launching a regional wireless Internet network, some cities are making progress by sharing their hard-won lessons.Ubiquitous...

June 7th, 2007 Ben Ames
Dell to lay off 10 per cent of workforce

Dell to lay off 10 per cent of workforce

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEDell Inc. will lay off 10 percent of its 88,100 workers, in a continuing effort to improve...

May 31st, 2007 Ben Ames
AMD to replace Athlon with Phenom chip

AMD to replace Athlon with Phenom chip

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEBOSTON - Advanced Micro Devices Inc. will make a quad-core chip for desktop PCs, replacing its venerable...

May 13th, 2007 Ben Ames
Dell

Dell

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEAn internal investigation at Dell Inc. has found evidence of misconduct and accounting errors, forcing the company...

April 1st, 2007 Ben Ames
NBC, NewsCorp join forces to challenge YouTube

NBC, NewsCorp join forces to challenge YouTube

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLENews Corp. and NBC Universal will challenge Google Inc.'s YouTube for online eyeballs and advertising dollars by...

March 22nd, 2007 Ben Ames
Toshiba, Hynix chip licensing pact does away with lawsuits

Toshiba, Hynix chip licensing pact does away with lawsuits

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEHynix Semiconductor Inc. and Toshiba Corp. have agreed to share licenses for using one another's semiconductor patents,...

March 20th, 2007 Ben Ames
Four Nortel execs charged with dishonest accounting practices

Four Nortel execs charged with dishonest accounting practices

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEU.S. and Canadian stock regulators filed fraud charges on Monday against several former executives of Nortel Networks...

March 12th, 2007 Ben Ames