Network traffic has to be managed somehow, conference told

Network traffic has to be managed somehow, conference told

Network providers must have the freedom to manage traffic on their pipes or the Internet will be impaired, three industry...

June 16th, 2009 Howard Solomon

MTS to feds: Change foreign ownership law

MTS to feds: Change foreign ownership law

With the possibility of a federal election this summer, the head of a major telecommunications provider is calling on the...

June 15th, 2009 Greg Meckbach

Layer 7 offers virtual appliance for cloud governance

Layer 7 offers virtual appliance for cloud governance

With companies increasingly deploying virtualization technologies throughout the IT environment, Vancouver, B.C.-based Layer 7 Technologies Inc. announced this week a...

June 15th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

IN BRIEF: Google to develop micro-blog search capability

IN BRIEF: Google to develop micro-blog search capability

Google to develop micro-blog search capabilityGoogle Inc. is reportedly developing a new service that will allow users to search micro-blogging...

June 14th, 2009 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Beware legal repercussions of Facebook as hiring tool

Beware legal repercussions of Facebook as hiring tool

Potential legal repercussions face recruiters using social networking platforms like Twitter and Facebook as talent sourcing tools, according to one...

June 9th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Sweden’s Pirate Party sails for Brussels

Sweden’s Pirate Party sails for Brussels

The Pirate Party, a party campaigning for online civil rights, has won at least one seat in the European Parliament,...

June 9th, 2009 Mikael Ricknas

Web registrars call for U.S. oversight of ICANN

Web registrars call for U.S. oversight of ICANN

Several U.S. lawmakers and an executive with the world's largest domain-name registrar called on the U.S. government to maintain oversight...

June 9th, 2009 Grant Gross

CRTC expands definition of new media, extends exemptions

CRTC expands definition of new media, extends exemptions

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Thursday announced “new media” broadcasting services will continue to be exempt from the regulations...

June 3rd, 2009 Greg Meckbach

U.S. travelers start using RFID-tagged passports June 1

U.S. travelers start using RFID-tagged passports June 1

American travelers returning from Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean by land and sea borders will be required to show...

May 28th, 2009 Jaikumar Vijayan