Sybase to buy AvantGo

Sybase to buy AvantGo

Enterprise software company Sybase Inc. will buy AvantGo Inc., a maker of software for mobile devices, according to a statement...

December 30th, 2002 Paul Roberts
Microsoft delays CRM apps

Microsoft delays CRM apps

Corporate users who were hoping that Microsoft Corp. would put its promised customer relationship management applications under their Christmas trees...

December 30th, 2002 Marc L. Songini
New MPEG-4 based video system takes step forward

New MPEG-4 based video system takes step forward

The technical design for a new video compression system based on the MPEG-4 standard that promises better quality digital video...

December 29th, 2002 Martyn Williams
Judge rules to put Java in Windows, IE

Judge rules to put Java in Windows, IE

Microsoft Corp. must distribute Java technology from Sun Microsystems Inc. in every copy of Windows and Internet Explorer that it...

December 29th, 2002 Matt Berger
J.P. Morgan awards US$5B contract to IBM

J.P. Morgan awards US$5B contract to IBM

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. announced Monday that it has awarded IBM Corp. a seven-year outsourcing contract worth over US$5...

December 29th, 2002 Juan Carlos Perez
Hitachi, Mitsubishi finalize chip JV agreement

Hitachi, Mitsubishi finalize chip JV agreement

Hitachi Ltd. and Mitsubishi Electric Corp. finalized and signed last week an agreement to establish a joint venture semiconductor company...

December 29th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake
CIRA set to release domain names

CIRA set to release domain names

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) announced on Monday that it will no longer reserve dot-ca Internet domain names of...

December 29th, 2002 IT World Canada Staff
Broadcom buys WLAN patents from Unova

Broadcom buys WLAN patents from Unova

Network and communication chip maker Broadcom Corp. has paid US$24 million for patents covering wireless LAN (WLAN) and other technologies...

December 29th, 2002 Martyn Williams
Alpha Software ships PDF plug-in

Alpha Software ships PDF plug-in

A new plug-in released Monday will allow users of Alpha Software Inc.'s Alpha Five Version 5 application and database development...

December 29th, 2002 Paul Roberts