Articles By Nestor E. Arellano

Microsoft Cloud and Mobility solutions

Microsoft launches pilot program to hire people with autism

Microsoft Corp. is will begin hiring people with autism for full-time positions in its Redmond, Wash. location as part of...

April 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano
Username & Password

Some workers will sell passwords for US$150: Survey

Warnings about carelessness some employees can be with workplace passwords have become commonplace. However, a recent survey commissioned by access...

April 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano
Cloud computing

5 must read cloud stories for April 6

Survey delves into future of cloud service providers Databases (57 per cent) email (54 per cent) and business applications (49...

April 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

How B.C. district officials bugged their mayor’s computer

He was ridiculed and dismissed as paranoid for claiming that district employees had installed a surveillance software in his office...

April 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano
Check-Point and Lacoon mobile security

Check Point purchases Lacoon Mobile Security of Israel

Pure play security vendor Check Point software Technologies aims to boost its mobile security offerings by purchasing Israeli-based Lacoon Mobile...

April 2nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Ontario welfare workers’ woes with computer system continues

Ontario workers, who have been enduring the chaos caused by a province’s problem-plagued multi-million social assistance computer system, say a...

April 2nd, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

5 April Fools’ Day tech jokes

A lot of people probably stepped into the streets hoping to avoid the office prankster today. However, in this connected...

April 1st, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

IBM earmarks US$3-B for new IoT unit

According to IBM’s estimates, as much as 90 per cent of all data generated by devices such as connected vehicles,...

April 1st, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano
Microsoft Spartan browser

Spartan browser debuts in Windows 10 technical preview

Microsoft’s all-new browser, codenamed Project Spartan, made its first public appearance this week in the number 10049 technical preview of...

March 31st, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano
Microsoft Surface 3 tablet

Is there still no clear purpose for Microsoft’s Surface 3?

In rolling out its thinnest and lightest Surface tablet yet, Microsoft has improved upon a lot of elements found in...

March 31st, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano