A lifetime love affair with information tech

A lifetime love affair with information tech

Vacuum tubes, magnetic storage drums and binary-coded machine language - if you had cracked open some of the first commercially...

August 21st, 2003 Patricia Pickett

A lifetime love affair with tech

A lifetime love affair with tech

Vacuum tubes, magnetic storage drums and binary-coded machine language - if you had cracked open some of the first commercially...

August 8th, 2003 Patricia Pickett

Sun, MS officials face off in Java vs. .Net debate

Sun, MS officials face off in Java vs. .Net debate

Officials from Microsoft Corp. and Sun Microsystems Inc. debated the merits of their companies' respective Web services development platforms Wednesday,...

January 28th, 2003 Paul Krill

Will new filters save us from spam?

Will new filters save us from spam?

The roughly 500 programmers, researchers, hackers and IT administrators gathered in a chilly classroom on the campus of the Massachusetts...

January 19th, 2003 Scarlet Pruitt

E-mail inventor reflects 30 years later

E-mail inventor reflects 30 years later

When Ray Tomlinson merged two computer protocols, he had no idea he was creating what would become a staple of...

May 31st, 2002 Simone Kaplan

Product Review: Exhuming data

Product Review: Exhuming data

Our modern passion for universal data integration is not always satisfied by applications. Sometimes companies need to bolt a more...

May 12th, 2002 Tom Yager

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Regarding Ken Hanley's article, "Allowing For Exceptions Can Be Costly" (Jan 11, page 20), I sympathize with his plight at...

May 2nd, 2002 No Author

Hole found in Microsoft

Hole found in Microsoft

Vulnerabilities discovered in Microsoft Corp.'s free e-mail and Passport authentication services allowed a programmer to access credit card information stored...

November 4th, 2001 Matt Berger

Hacker claims next round in banner-ad battle

Hacker claims next round in banner-ad battle

Nobody said the war was over. When it comes to pop-up and banner advertising on Web sites, tempers run high:...

October 15th, 2001 Rick Perera