StarOffice basks in Sun

StarOffice basks in Sun

Offering the world a free alternative to Microsoft Office via a simple Web download can be construed in several ways,...

November 18th, 1999 Liam Lahey

MSN/AOL clash lacks steam here

MSN/AOL clash lacks steam here

The instant messaging battle that has erupted between AOL and Microsoft's MSN service technically did not leave the United States.According...

September 9th, 1999 Kimberly Chapman

Columbia House merges with CDNow

Columbia House merges with CDNow

Sony Corp. and Time Warner Inc. said they will merge their Columbia House music club with on-line music retailer CDNow...

July 29th, 1999 No Author

Remedies on-line for Back Orifice 2000

Remedies on-line for Back Orifice 2000

Antivirus vendors rushed earlier this month to develop antidotes to Back Orifice 2000, the trojan horse released by the hacker...

July 29th, 1999 IDG News Service

Briefs

Briefs

Compaq Computer Corp.rolled out a free, Web-based addition to its suite of PC management software. Insight Manager LC (for Light...

July 1st, 1999 Linda Stuart

NOS vendors release service packs

NOS vendors release service packs

Microsoft Corp. has issued a set of fixes for its Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0, released last month.The fixes...

March 25th, 1999 Network World Canada Staff

Webifying the mainframe

Webifying the mainframe

Here is an in-depth look how one Canadian company made their mainframe Web friendly.Company: Mutual Life of Canada, Waterloo, Ont.,...

March 25th, 1999 IDG News Service

Auto parts distributor bets on XML

Auto parts distributor bets on XML

Conventional wisdom says you have to use the Web to practice e-commerce with your trading partners.But Worldpac, an auto parts...

March 11th, 1999 IDG News Service

Sun opening gates to developers

Sun opening gates to developers

Sun Microsystems Inc. is encouraging developers interested in Java to download the source code and play with it -- for...

January 14th, 1999 Michael MacMillan