August 2014 in review: Wind lifts subscriber numbers

After Wind Mobile’s largest shareholder said it will no longer put any money into its subsidiary, the startup wireless operator...

December 13th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
World Cup Graphic

July 2014 in review: World Cup, CASL and an oddly shaped phone

World Cup madness was still going strong around the globe in July. You can bet that scores of computer monitors...

December 13th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano
data, big data, network, code

June 2104 in review: Big stories from big data

Big data held centre court this month, thanks to a conference in Toronto. We got a bunch of big stories...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

May 2014 in review: What’s really in that router?

Just over a year ago (June, 2013) a number of publications began posting disclosures from former NSA security contractor Edward Snowden...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon
What we learned from Heartbleed

April 2014 in review: Heartbleed hits

After weeks of reports of data breaches related to retail point of sale devices, a new crisis: Data breaches related...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon
Target department store

March 2014 in review: On Target

It was difficult to come up with words to describe the magnitude of the Target stores data breach in the...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

February 2014 in review: New CEO takes charge at Microsoft

It didn't take as long as the 2008 AWS spectrum auction, but the 700 MHz auction that ended this month...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon

January 2014 in review: Spectrum auction suprise

The first month of the year ought to be sluggish for news, with people shaking off the holiday, and, in...

December 13th, 2014 Howard Solomon
HockeyApp and Microsoft mobile apps testing

Microsoft acquires HockeyApp mobile app testing service

Microsoft Corp. has gained a crash analysis and beta testing capability of mobile application with its recent purchase of a...

December 12th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano