Articles By George A. Chidi Jr

U.S. cell phone safety report: It’s your call

U.S. cell phone safety report: It’s your call

No definitive link has been found between cell phone use and health risks, but more research is needed to assess...

May 24th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Survey: technology companies playing it safe

Survey: technology companies playing it safe

Leaders of the fastest-growing technology companies say the era of clever, tricky and complex new-economy business plans is over. A...

May 23rd, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
AOL-Time Warner merger cost nearly $1 billion

AOL-Time Warner merger cost nearly $1 billion

The largest business merger in U.S. history cost almost US$1 billion to complete, according to an annual report filed Wednesday...

May 18th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
RIM wins patent for BlackBerry mailbox system

RIM wins patent for BlackBerry mailbox system

Mobile e-mail device maker Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) announced Thursday it had been granted a U.S. patent for connecting...

May 18th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Class-action suit filed against cell-phone makers

Class-action suit filed against cell-phone makers

Cell-phone makers already fighting personal injury lawsuits filed by a neurologist claiming his mobile phone caused his brain cancer now...

April 23rd, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
PSI cuts more staff

PSI cuts more staff

Embattled telecommunications carrier PSINet Inc. said Thursday it would reduce staff over the next few weeks to cut costs, nine...

April 16th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Palm cuts prices

Palm cuts prices

A month after introducing new handhelds with expansion slots, Palm Inc. told analysts Wednesday that it would cut prices on...

April 12th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Cisco enters storage networking market with router

Cisco enters storage networking market with router

Cisco Systems Inc. announced it is entering the network storage market Monday, unveiling a new network storage router and detailing...

April 10th, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Nasdaq halts PSINet trading

Nasdaq halts PSINet trading

The Nasdaq Stock Exchange halted trading of the troubled telecommunications carrier and Internet service provider PSINet Inc. Tuesday morning. The...

April 3rd, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr
Intel, IBM ally for wireless development

Intel, IBM ally for wireless development

Intel Corp. will use IBM Corp.'s embedded software in Intel's Personal Internet Client Architecture (Intel PCA) for wireless devices and...

March 21st, 2001 George A. Chidi Jr