Articles By Scarlet Pruitt

Longhorn won’t lock horns with Google

Longhorn won’t lock horns with Google

Microsoft Corp. may have a keen interest in search, but its next-generation Windows operating system looks to be more of...

May 1st, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
Microsoft looks to create more ‘standard’ users

Microsoft looks to create more ‘standard’ users

For security's sake, Microsoft Corp. wants more desktop business users to be '"standard." The next generation of the company's Windows...

April 28th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
principal analyst, Gartner

principal analyst, Gartner

The IT services market is finally making a moderate comeback in Western Europe, but the growth still doesn't mean easy...

April 25th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
Study: Europe makes greatest gains in ‘e-readiness’

Study: Europe makes greatest gains in ‘e-readiness’

Europe is creating a thriving e-business environment by driving broadband growth and investing in public and private Internet initiatives, according...

April 25th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
Hackers plot more phishing, mobile viruses

Hackers plot more phishing, mobile viruses

Mass-mailer viruses like Bagle, Netsky and MyDoom are so pass...

April 24th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
Army of zombies invades China

Army of zombies invades China

China's rapid Internet growth has brought with it a somewhat disturbing side effect: multiplying zombies up to no good. Zombies,...

April 21st, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
Europe blazes trail for e-biz boom

Europe blazes trail for e-biz boom

Europe is creating a thriving e-business environment by driving broadband growth and investing in public and private Internet initiatives, according...

April 20th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
Intel puts Wi-Fi hotspot near North Pole

Intel puts Wi-Fi hotspot near North Pole

Intel Corp. is contributing to global warming, the company admitted Thursday. Not the bad kind, though. Two employees at Intel...

April 14th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
Polo confirms data security problem

Polo confirms data security problem

Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. has identified itself as the U.S. retailer at the center of a scare over stolen customer...

April 14th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt
HSBC warns 180,000 over retailer’s security breach

HSBC warns 180,000 over retailer’s security breach

HSBC Bank PLC has sent letters to more than 180,000 of its credit card customers, warning that their card information...

April 13th, 2005 Scarlet Pruitt