Germany pressures Facebook on tracking technologies

Germany pressures Facebook on tracking technologies

A German data protection authority contends Facebook is tracking users even after they delete their accounts.Hamburg's Data Protection Authority (DPA)...

November 3rd, 2011 Jeremy Kirk

Europeans charged double for Windows 7

Europeans charged double for Windows 7

European customers will pay up to twice as much for Windows 7 compared to U.S. users, even though the new...

June 28th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

One in five employees alter IT security settings

One in five employees alter IT security settings

Flying can be more than a means of getting from A to B. It can also be educational if your...

September 29th, 2008 Howard Solomon

EU plans to reduce SMS roaming charges

EU plans to reduce SMS roaming charges

The European Commission will propose legislation to slash the cost of sending and receiving SMS messages on mobile phones while...

July 14th, 2008 Paul Meller

Swedish city building 802.11n hotspots

Swedish city building 802.11n hotspots

STOCKHOLM – Lund, Sweden’s 12th largest municipality is the latest city to build wireless hotspots using the yet-to-be finalized 802.11n...

March 3rd, 2008 Mikael Ricknas

IT execs doubt businesses are exploiting their data

IT execs doubt businesses are exploiting their data

LONDON - The overwhelming majority of European IT executives feel their organization is not fully exploiting the competitive advantage of...

February 4th, 2008 Computerworld UK staff

Dell follows Ottawa layoffs by closing Edmonton centre

Dell follows Ottawa layoffs by closing Edmonton centre

Dell’s corporate axe swung at Canada for the second time this week, when the company followed up layoffs at its...

January 30th, 2008 Shane Schick

Call centre outsourcer Minacs gets a new name

Call centre outsourcer Minacs gets a new name

A year-and-a-half after its acquisition by TransWorks Information Services Ltd.,Toronto outsourcing company Minacs has changed its name. The firm, which...

December 2nd, 2007 Greg Meckbach

T-Mobile’s iPhone sales provoke Vodafone protest

T-Mobile’s iPhone sales provoke Vodafone protest

Despite a legal challenge filed on Monday by rival Vodafone, T-Mobile continued to sell Apple's iPhone in Germany this week.Vodafone...

November 20th, 2007 Jeremy Kirk