Articles By George A. Chidi Jr

Windows Me gets tepid reception at some stores

Windows Me gets tepid reception at some stores

Ioanid Rosu held two versions of Windows Millennium edition up to a CompUSA Inc. sales clerk in a Cambridge, Mass.-store...

September 14th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
Compaq discontinues ProSignia line

Compaq discontinues ProSignia line

Compaq Computer Corp.'s ProSignia line of computers, aimed at small businesses, ended Tuesday, as the company said it decided to...

September 6th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
AT&T and IBM forge US$450-million e-business hosting deal

AT&T and IBM forge US$450-million e-business hosting deal

IBM Corp. has entered into a US$450 million agreement with AT&T Corp. to develop electronic-business services using several hundred square...

September 6th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
Novell cost-cutting announcement comes this week

Novell cost-cutting announcement comes this week

Novell Inc. employees waiting for word about layoffs will hear one way or another in a few days, said a...

September 6th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
HP negotiating US$18-billion buyout of consulting firm

HP negotiating US$18-billion buyout of consulting firm

Hewlett-Packard Co. and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP confirmed reports Monday that the computer and printer maker is discussing the purchase of the...

September 1st, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
Gartner: ASPs face shakeout as market grows

Gartner: ASPs face shakeout as market grows

Application service providers (ASPs) are racing after a slice of what will become a US$25 billion market by 2004, but...

August 24th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
IBM claims fastest Quantum computer

IBM claims fastest Quantum computer

IBM Corp. said Tuesday it has developed the world's most advanced quantum computer at its Almaden Research Center, but don't...

August 16th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
Intel buys circuit-board maker for US$240 Million

Intel buys circuit-board maker for US$240 Million

Intel Corp. will purchase circuit-board maker Ziatech Corp. for US$240 million in cash - an acquisition made to improve Intel's...

August 14th, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
Cisco acquires IPmobile for US$425 Million

Cisco acquires IPmobile for US$425 Million

Networking titan Cisco Systems Inc. will acquire wireless systems software company IPmobile Inc. for US$425 million in stock, the companies...

August 2nd, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr
Rambus offers first DRAM to break 1GHz

Rambus offers first DRAM to break 1GHz

Rambus Inc, of Mountain View, Calif., announced yesterday a design breakthrough that allows DRAM (dynamic random access memory) chips to...

July 31st, 2000 George A. Chidi Jr