Articles By Gillian Law

Intel, IBM pony up for Linux lawsuit fund

Intel, IBM pony up for Linux lawsuit fund

Open Source Development Labs Inc. (OSDL) aims to establish a US$10 million defence fund to pay the legal fees of...

January 11th, 2004 Gillian Law
Business Objects draws post-merger Crystal roadmap

Business Objects draws post-merger Crystal roadmap

Business information software company Business Objects SA announced a roadmap for integrating its own products with those of Crystal Decisions...

January 7th, 2004 Gillian Law
Israel snubs Microsoft, moves to open source software

Israel snubs Microsoft, moves to open source software

Microsoft Corp. is continuing efforts to sell software upgrades to the Israeli government, despite the government's recent decision to stop...

January 6th, 2004 Gillian Law
UK invests in nanotech as part of new strategy

UK invests in nanotech as part of new strategy

The U.K. government on Wednesday said it plans to create a National Technology Strategy (NTS), aiming to boost innovative technologies...

December 16th, 2003 Gillian Law
Microsoft upgrades CRM

Microsoft upgrades CRM

Microsoft Corp. launched version 1.2 of its customer relationship management (CRM) software Monday, making it available for the first time...

December 7th, 2003 Gillian Law
Confusion continues over U.K. data retention laws

Confusion continues over U.K. data retention laws

The U.K. government passed controversial communications surveillance laws last month, after a close-run debate in the House of Lords. These...

December 4th, 2003 Gillian Law
Gartner optimistic about fourth quarter

Gartner optimistic about fourth quarter

Strong third quarter PC sales have led Gartner Inc. to increase its fourth quarter PC shipment projections to 47.2 million...

November 10th, 2003 Gillian Law
Emerging markets boost mobile phone market, IDC says

Emerging markets boost mobile phone market, IDC says

First-time buyers in emerging markets helped drive the still-growing mobile phone market in the third quarter of this year, IDC...

November 6th, 2003 Gillian Law
BT offers faster broadband service to ISPs

BT offers faster broadband service to ISPs

British Telecommunications PLC (BT) will offer a 1Mbps broadband service to its wholesale customers from Nov. 20, it said Wednesday.BT...

October 27th, 2003 Gillian Law
Mobile downloads worth 750M euros in Europe, Gartner says

Mobile downloads worth 750M euros in Europe, Gartner says

Consumers in Western Europe will spend 750 million euros (US$870 million) on downloading software to mobile phones in 2003, in...

October 23rd, 2003 Gillian Law