At last, a compelling Internet model

At last, a compelling Internet model

Yes, I have, at long last, found an Internet business model that is compelling -certainly compelling enough that I would...

June 14th, 2001 Ken Hanley

Briefs

Briefs

VIA on-line sales chug alongIn a recent announcement, VIA Rail Canada revealed that the number of train trips booked on-line...

April 5th, 2001 No Author

Safer Plastic

Safer Plastic

To ease consumer fears of shady e-tailers and bright hackers - and save themselves and member banks a bundle by...

February 28th, 2001 Sarah D. Scalet

CIBC to help consumers keep credit cards off the

CIBC to help consumers keep credit cards off the

For all of the horror stories about huge databases of credit cards being hacked into and posted on the Internet,...

February 22nd, 2001 Chris Conrath

Egghead.com says customer data not compromised

Egghead.com says customer data not compromised

The president and CEO of Egghead.com Inc. has said that an internal investigation into the recent security breach at its...

February 8th, 2001 Linda Rosencrance

Amazon introduces honour pay system

Amazon introduces honour pay system

Amazon.com Inc. extended its 1-Click shopping system on Tuesday to enable users to make payments of US$1 or more to...

February 8th, 2001 Peter Sayer

7-Eleven stores hit by Y2K-like glitch

7-Eleven stores hit by Y2K-like glitch

When the new year started, customers at convenience stores operated by 7-Eleven Inc. found that their credit cards were too...

January 5th, 2001 Jennifer DiSabatino

Off-line

Off-line

Mac users get NapsterYou would think that Napster should be busy enough, given all of its legal battles. But the...

November 16th, 2000 No Author

EuroDebit checks credit info to reduce on-line fraud

EuroDebit checks credit info to reduce on-line fraud

Disclosing credit card information on-line is something a lot of people worry about. And to some, giving out banking information...

August 24th, 2000 Nikolina Menalo