The Green Data Centre: Four ways to save power — and money — now

The Green Data Centre: Four ways to save power — and money — now

Everything’s gone green. Just about every industry from autos to travel and tourism (there is no industry beginning with “Z”)...

April 17th, 2008 Dave Webb

The Green Data Centre: Storage

The Green Data Centre: Storage

Storing your savingsAs disk prices come down, companies are increasingly using it for backup and archive functions that traditionally were...

March 27th, 2008 Dave Webb

Enhanced drivers’ licences create furore in Canada and U.S.

Enhanced drivers’ licences create furore in Canada and U.S.

Privacy advocates on both sides of the U.S.-Canada border are sounding loud alarms about RFID-enabled enhanced drivers' licences (EDLs).In January,...

February 28th, 2008 Rosie Lombardi

Colombian nabbed in ID theft scam

Colombian nabbed in ID theft scam

Be careful about entering personal information into a public computer, says a U.S. attorney who prosecuted a case involving international...

January 10th, 2008 Grant Gross

TJX proposes US$40.1 million to Visa issuers

TJX proposes US$40.1 million to Visa issuers

TJX Companies Inc. Friday announced that it will pay up to US$40.9 million to Visa card issuers who may have...

December 2nd, 2007 Jaikumar Vijayan

Contactless payment cards more secure but still ‘hackable’

Contactless payment cards more secure but still ‘hackable’

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEContactless payment cards, which use embedded radio frequency identification technology to complete credit and debit transactions wirelessly,...

June 10th, 2007 Robert L Mitchell

Pay but don

Pay but don

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEFRAMINGHAM - Customers who drive up to any of the more than 1,000 Arby's restaurants can literally...

June 7th, 2007 Robert L Mitchell

Politicians must get creative, says German e-government expert

Politicians must get creative, says German e-government expert

There is a need for seamless process in the delivery of e-government services across all levels, but the challenge to...

May 1st, 2007 Lisa Williams

Ottawa focuses on IP cameras to secure facilities

Ottawa focuses on IP cameras to secure facilities

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe City of Ottawa is replacing its aging army of 400 closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras with...

April 19th, 2007