New GPS unit ideal for search and rescue teams: Survivorman

New GPS unit ideal for search and rescue teams: Survivorman

A new satellite-based communication device from Globalstar could be of great use to the federal government's search and rescue efforts,...

February 26th, 2008 Greg Enright

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

U.S. broadcasters fight for white space

U.S. broadcasters fight for white space

The association of television broadcasters has launched a campaign designed to persuade the Federal Communications Commission not to allow portable...

September 18th, 2007 Nancy Gohring and Dave Webb

Vendors extend wireless location-tracking products

Vendors extend wireless location-tracking products

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEA trio of vendors are adding or extending their wireless products for location services and tracking. New...

March 5th, 2007 John Cox

Electronic pill to track gastrointestinal problem

Electronic pill to track gastrointestinal problem

By the end of the year, patients suffering from a painful gastrointestinal (GI) problem will be able to swallow a...

September 10th, 2006 Todd R Weiss

Shark tank

Shark tank

Who’s calling? New sales rep tells pilot fish she needs to change the name that comes up when she makes...

June 22nd, 2006 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Big Blue eyes video and security integration

Big Blue eyes video and security integration

Hoping to tap the burgeoning market for digital video surveillance, IBM Corp. on Tuesday rolled out new consulting, integration, and...

March 10th, 2003 Ed Scannell and Brian Fonseca

KDDI to start 3G service without voice

KDDI to start 3G service without voice

KDDI Corp., Japan's second largest mobile telecommunication carrier, is planning to start CDMA (Code Division Multiple Access) 2000 1X EV-DO...

May 12th, 2002 Kuriko Miyake

Media converters extend network reach

Media converters extend network reach

If you are one of the many corporations that has existing legacy copper infrastructure, but wish you had the density...

February 7th, 2002 Carly Suppa