Articles By Nancy Weil

AOL to lay off a quarter of its workforce

AOL to lay off a quarter of its workforce

AOL LLC will slash up to 5,000 jobs worldwide, or just over a quarter of its workforce, as the struggling...

August 3rd, 2006 Nancy Weil
Microsoft sees need to expand into health-IT software

Microsoft sees need to expand into health-IT software

Microsoft Corp. has acquired "health intelligence" software thatpulls patient data from various sources into one location andallows instant access to...

July 30th, 2006 Nancy Weil
Kumar erased proof from hard drive, US says

Kumar erased proof from hard drive, US says

The U.S. government will present evidence at the upcoming trial of Sanjay Kumar that the former chief executive officer of...

February 16th, 2006 Nancy Weil
US court sets date for Google hearing

US court sets date for Google hearing

Google Inc. attorneys will square off against the U.S. Departmentof Justice (DOJ) at a Feb. 27 hearing over the issue...

January 30th, 2006 Nancy Weil
US court sets Feb 27 for Google hearing

US court sets Feb 27 for Google hearing

Google Inc. attorneys will square off against the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) at a Feb. 27 hearing over the...

January 29th, 2006 Nancy Weil
Patent office rejects NTP claim in RIM case

Patent office rejects NTP claim in RIM case

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (UPTO) has rejected an NTP Inc. patent that is part of the ongoing legal...

December 4th, 2005 Nancy Weil
Lupper worm targets Linux systems

Lupper worm targets Linux systems

A worm that affects Linux systems and spreads by exploiting Web server-related vulnerabilities has been reported by antivirus companies, but...

November 8th, 2005 Nancy Weil
Study: E-waste dumping victimizes developing nations

Study: E-waste dumping victimizes developing nations

The findings of an investigation into dumping of used electronics equipment in Nigeria came as no surprise to African IT...

October 30th, 2005 Nancy Weil
IBM to roll out new virtualization offerings

IBM to roll out new virtualization offerings

IBM Corp. is set to release new capabilities in storage and systems management software that the company said Monday will...

October 10th, 2005 Nancy Weil
VON: Katrina, user rights take center stage

VON: Katrina, user rights take center stage

The role of the telecommunications industry as part of disaster response and recovery was a focus of the VON (Voice...

September 21st, 2005 Nancy Weil