Microsoft moves to digitize British Library

Microsoft moves to digitize British Library

The scanning race has started: Microsoft Corp. announced an agreement Friday to scan 25 million pages from the British Library's...

November 6th, 2005 Jeremy Kirk

Collaboration at the speed of light

Collaboration at the speed of light

Two teams of Carleton University students, thousands of kilometers apart, were linked recently via computer network “lightpaths” in a demonstration...

October 31st, 2005 CIO Canada Staff

Rural India to get PCs that can run on car batteries

Rural India to get PCs that can run on car batteries

Intel Corp. will introduce a PC in India later this year that can run off a car battery in a...

October 6th, 2005 John Ribeiro

After theft, bank tightens security for online customers

After theft, bank tightens security for online customers

Just days after confirming that information on about 60,000 of its customers had been stolen by an identity-theft ring, Bank...

August 25th, 2005 Robert McMillan

Moore’s Law sprung from backyard bombs

Moore’s Law sprung from backyard bombs

If you're shopping for Intel Corp. co-founder Gordon Moore this holiday season, check out eBay for a vintage chemistry set....

August 2nd, 2005 Tom Krazit

HP separates PC unit, hires ex PalmOne CEO

HP separates PC unit, hires ex PalmOne CEO

Hewlett-Packard Co. chief executive officer Mark Hurd has begun to shake things up at his new company. On Monday the...

June 14th, 2005 Robert McMillan

Ask Jeeves buys Excite Europe

Ask Jeeves buys Excite Europe

Ask Jeeves Inc. is continuing its European expansion with the acquisition of Excite Italia BV from Tiscali SpA for an...

May 19th, 2005 Laura Rohde

Sun buys Tarantella for $25m

Sun buys Tarantella for $25m

Sun Microsystems Inc. has agreed to buy Tarantella Inc., a vendor of tools to secure remote access to applications, for...

May 10th, 2005 Peter Sayer

Cisco to buy VoIP gear maker Sipura

Cisco to buy VoIP gear maker Sipura

Cisco Systems Inc. has agreed to acquire VOIP (voice over Internet Protocol) vendor Sipura Technology Inc. for integration into its...

April 27th, 2005 Stephen Lawson