Obama cyber czar worries about smartphones, social networking

Obama cyber czar worries about smartphones, social networking

In choosing Howard Schmidt as cyber czar President Obama has gotten someone who has held a similar job in a previous administration,...

December 30th, 2009 Tim Greene
Court rejects Microsoft appeal, bans Word 2007 sales

Court rejects Microsoft appeal, bans Word 2007 sales

A federal appeals court today ordered Microsoft Corp. to stop selling its popular Word 2007 software in less than three...

December 30th, 2009 Gregg Keizer
Google sounds nothing like Groovle: arbitration body

Google sounds nothing like Groovle: arbitration body

Google Inc.'s complaint that the domain name groovle.com is confusingly similar to its own is without foundation, an ICANN-approved arbitration...

December 30th, 2009 Peter Sayer
Cell phone cancer warning proposed by Maine

Cell phone cancer warning proposed by Maine

 A Maine state legislator wants cell phones in the state to carry labels warning of brain cancer risks due to electromagnetic radiation....

December 30th, 2009 John Cox
YEAR IN REVIEW: October 2009

YEAR IN REVIEW: October 2009

The CRTC just couldn’t seem to make anyone happy in October, except possibly BCE Inc. (TSE:BCE) and Rogers Communications Inc....

December 30th, 2009 Dave Webb
YEAR IN REVIEW: November 2009

YEAR IN REVIEW: November 2009

November proved that the Year of the Layoff wasn’t over. Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) cut another 800 bodies worldwide and in...

December 30th, 2009 Dave Webb
YEAR IN REVIEW: December 2009

YEAR IN REVIEW: December 2009

The federal cabinet found Globalive Wireless complies with Canadian ownership and control requirements, overturning an October ruling by the Canadian...

December 30th, 2009 Kathleen Lau
SAS pushes for business analytics in Canadian gov

SAS pushes for business analytics in Canadian gov

Fraud experts Chris Swecker and Joe Pendleton discussed strategies for detecting and preventing fraud at a recent event in Toronto...

December 30th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur
Heartland and TJX hacker pleads guilty in third case

Heartland and TJX hacker pleads guilty in third case

The hacker who enabled the theft of millions of credit card numbers from Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (NYSE: HPY), TJX...

December 30th, 2009 Nancy Gohring