Articles By Siobhan Chapman

Yahoo, Gmail, AOL users also victims of giant fake shopping scam

Yahoo, Gmail, AOL users also victims of giant fake shopping scam

A massive phishing attack, which originally hit Hotmail, has also affected Gmail, Yahoo and AOL users, according to the BBC.A...

October 8th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman
U.K. officials get guide on Tweeting

U.K. officials get guide on Tweeting

The British government has launched a policy document to explain how to use Twitter.A Department for Business, Innovation and Skills(BIS)...

July 29th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman
Nortel ditched for Cisco as London Olympic supplier

Nortel ditched for Cisco as London Olympic supplier

Nortel Network Corp. has been dumped as official supplier to the London Olympics. The London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) have...

July 15th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman
UK’s plans to hire hackers slammed

UK’s plans to hire hackers slammed

The security minister Lord West has been slammed for hinting that former hackers are being recruited by Britain's security forces...

June 29th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman
Intel antitrust ruling could open civil cases floodgates

Intel antitrust ruling could open civil cases floodgates

Intel's record $1.7 billion fine for breaching competition laws will open the floodgates for civil actions, a competition lawyer has...

May 14th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman
Recession is perfect time re-negotiate maintenance fees

Recession is perfect time re-negotiate maintenance fees

Now is the time for companies to compel their software suppliers to lower their maintenance charges, according to Forrester Research....

May 13th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman
U.K. taxman hunts for new CIO to manage budget

U.K. taxman hunts for new CIO to manage budget

LONDON - Britain's taxman is looking for a chief information officer to deliver an extensive transformation to its IT department...

January 13th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman
U.K. government launches first ID cards

U.K. government launches first ID cards

LONDON - The Home Office has started issuing the first biometric identity cards, to people from outside the European Economic...

November 25th, 2008 Siobhan Chapman
Thousands of IT jobs to disappear in Bank of America takeover of Merrill Lynch

Thousands of IT jobs to disappear in Bank of America takeover of Merrill Lynch

Bank of America's takeover of Merrill Lynch will result in thousands of job losses, Merrill Lynch chief executive John Thain...

October 20th, 2008 Siobhan Chapman
Civil liberties groups in doubt merits of upcoming child database

Civil liberties groups in doubt merits of upcoming child database

The Department for Children, Schools and Families is trying to play down reports that its ContactPoint database of children will...

August 28th, 2008 Siobhan Chapman