New U of T research promises easier video search

New U of T research promises easier video search

The University of Toronto is working to make video search easier via a new research project that will allow users...

December 8th, 2008 Briony Smith

Manager, Pilot Network Services

Manager, Pilot Network Services

As politicians and pundits speculate the federal government is about to call an election, the prognosis of the copyright legislation...

September 2nd, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Google users map ‘places in books’

Google users map ‘places in books’

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEGoogle Inc. has started integrating its popular mapping service with its controversial books search engine, to let...

January 28th, 2007 Juan Carlos Perez

Customers fund Microsoft’s lawyers

Customers fund Microsoft’s lawyers

Let’s see if I understand Microsoft Corp.’s new intellectual property indemnification program correctly: According to Microsoft’s recent announcement, the folks...

November 25th, 2004 Frank Hayes

Police nab German lawyer in piracy raid

Police nab German lawyer in piracy raid

Continuing its crackdown on software pirates, German police arrested a 46-year-old lawyer, two brothers and a teenager on Thursday for...

September 16th, 2004 John Blau

IBM seeks to force SCO’s hand in lawsuit

IBM seeks to force SCO’s hand in lawsuit

IBM Corp. has filed new documents in its legal dispute with Unix vendor The SCO Group Inc., accusing SCO of...

May 20th, 2004 Robert McMillan

MS Antitrust: Court: Microsoft not required to carry Sun

MS Antitrust: Court: Microsoft not required to carry Sun

An appeals court has reversed a lower court's ruling that Microsoft Corp. must distribute a version of Java endorsed by...

June 30th, 2003 Grant Gross

Court: Microsoft not required to carry Sun’s Java

Court: Microsoft not required to carry Sun’s Java

A U.S. appeals court has reversed a lower court's ruling that Microsoft Corp. must distribute a version of Java endorsed...

June 27th, 2003 Grant Gross

Licence to hack

Licence to hack

There are bad ideas, and then there are really awful ideas. Example of a bad idea: the proposed uniform state...

July 25th, 2002 Frank Hayes