Articles By Heather Havenstein

Obama supporters organize a protest against him, using his social network

Obama supporters organize a protest against him, using his social network

A group of more than 20,000 supporters of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama have used his official social network to...

July 9th, 2008 Heather Havenstein
Passenger blog comments prompt TSA policy revision

Passenger blog comments prompt TSA policy revision

Shortly after the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) launched a new blog site to gather feedback from air travelers and respond...

February 11th, 2008 Heather Havenstein
CIOs set to embrace Web 2.0, says report

CIOs set to embrace Web 2.0, says report

According to a recent report by Forrester Research Inc., IT managers and CIOs in large companies who have actively resisted...

January 30th, 2008 Heather Havenstein
BEA founder exits following SAP deal

BEA founder exits following SAP deal

Business Objects SA founder Bernard Liautaud resigned as chairman and chief strategy officer at the company Wednesday following the closing...

January 29th, 2008 Heather Havenstein
IBM tool to help users search through e-mail

IBM tool to help users search through e-mail

Big Blue has rolled out new search software from its research labs that's aimed at allowing users to find information...

January 8th, 2008 Heather Havenstein
.Net tool opens door for WebSphere developers

.Net tool opens door for WebSphere developers

Mainsoft Corp.'s new .Net Extensions for WebSphere Portal product, which is designed to allow companies to use .Net to create...

November 18th, 2007 Heather Havenstein
Throwing in the towel on consumer technologies

Throwing in the towel on consumer technologies

Enterprises are being overrun with consumer technologies like instant messaging, mobile devices, Skype and social networking tools as workers seek...

August 31st, 2007 Heather Havenstein
Wal-Mart CTO details HP data warehouse move

Wal-Mart CTO details HP data warehouse move

Hewlett-Packard Co. shook up the business intelligence world Wednesday when it announced that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. had added HP's new...

August 2nd, 2007 Heather Havenstein
Companies apply ROI to Web 2.0

Companies apply ROI to Web 2.0

Enterprises are aiming to apply traditional ROI and business benefit measures to Web 2.0 tools despite the difficulties in measuring...

July 29th, 2007 Heather Havenstein
Amnesty International taps tech to slow Darfur violence

Amnesty International taps tech to slow Darfur violence

Amnesty International USA will announce Wednesday a new effort to use satellite imagery and the Web to try to identify...

June 5th, 2007 Heather Havenstein