British ISPs may be forced to chop service to stop theft

British ISPs may be forced to chop service to stop theft

LONDON – Britons who illegally download movies and music could have their Internet service stopped under a proposal being quietly...

February 11th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk

Undersea cabling venture proposed

Undersea cabling venture proposed

A Chinese telecom equipment manufacturer, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., is getting into the undersea cabling business. Global Marine Systems Ltd....

December 10th, 2007 Greg Meckbach

Rise of the private surfers

Rise of the private surfers

As the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hosted a two-day workshop in Washington, D.C. on online behavioural advertising, a Canadian...

November 30th, 2007 Greg Meckbach

SR Telecom seeks buyer, asks for court protection

SR Telecom seeks buyer, asks for court protection

A softer-than expected market for fixed wireless equipment and the drop in the U.S. dollar have contributed to the decision...

November 18th, 2007 Greg Meckbach

CIPPIC calls for online

CIPPIC calls for online

As the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hosts a two-day workshop in Washington, D.C. on online behavioural advertising, a Canadian...

November 1st, 2007 Greg Meckbach

So you think you know security

So you think you know security

1. Canadian firms are less confident this year in their firm’s IT security posture than in 2006. True or false?...

October 31st, 2007 David Carey

Government overconfident on security, says analyst

Government overconfident on security, says analyst

Canadian government organizations are showing a "surprisingly" high level of confidence on their IT security systems, according to one Canadian...

October 31st, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

TJX isn’t sweating the heat from Jennifer Stoddart

TJX isn’t sweating the heat from Jennifer Stoddart

For an investigation that spanned several months and involved provincial support, the report on the TJX investigation from the Privacy...

October 21st, 2007 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Throne speech suggests copyright reform is coming

Throne speech suggests copyright reform is coming

This week’s Throne Speech by the federal government suggests Canada is about to take another crack at coming up with...

October 18th, 2007 Shane Schick