Articles By George A. Chidi Jr

FBI claims tech is national security secret in Mob case

FBI claims tech is national security secret in Mob case

Federal prosecutors of an accused Mafia loan shark invoked the Classified Information Protection Act last Thursday in the U.S. District...

August 26th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
IBM dumps AMD from PCs

IBM dumps AMD from PCs

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) lost some ground in its evolving price war with Intel Corp. as IBM Corp. said...

August 15th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
FBI ordered to reveal PC snooping technique

FBI ordered to reveal PC snooping technique

A federal court ordered the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday to reveal technology used to track the computer...

August 10th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Layoffs, losses and closures continue in telecom sector

Layoffs, losses and closures continue in telecom sector

The scythe of the telecommunication and Internet downturn casts a wide arc, mowing down the strong, the weak and the...

August 3rd, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Court denies Microsoft rehearing

Court denies Microsoft rehearing

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on Thursday rejected Microsoft Corp.'s request for a rehearing on...

August 2nd, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Cisco unveils device for delivering wireless content

Cisco unveils device for delivering wireless content

Cisco Systems Inc. unveiled a new appliance for converting HTML (hypertext markup language) and XML (extensible markup language) into other...

August 2nd, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
IBM develops new wireless LAN analyzer

IBM develops new wireless LAN analyzer

The research arm of IBM Corp. has a software tool under development to identify wireless LAN nodes that are vulnerable...

July 26th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Cisco strategist not optimistic about the short-term

Cisco strategist not optimistic about the short-term

It's not enough to make great routers - gear has to be able to provide a revenue stream for a...

July 24th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Troubled Lucent lays off 15,000 to 20,000 workers

Troubled Lucent lays off 15,000 to 20,000 workers

Besides reporting a revenue drop and continuing losses in the third quarter, Lucent Technologies Inc. announced Tuesday that it will...

July 24th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Networking companies create Metro Ethernet Forum

Networking companies create Metro Ethernet Forum

Seeking to promote the use of optical Ethernet technology in metropolitan networks, several networking companies have banded together in a...

July 12th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr