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EU unveils plan to fight cybercrime

Posted February 2, 2001 - 4:48 pm

The European Commission Tuesday revealed details of its proposals to combat cybercrime, first announced late last  

Nokia net profit up 41 percent in fourth quarter

Posted February 2, 2001 - 4:18 pm

NOKIA TUESDAY ONCE again beat analysts' expectations when it announced a 41 percent increase in its net profit for the fourth quarter of  

Latest suite release helps drive PeopleSoft to strong Q4

Posted February 2, 2001 - 4:10 pm

PEOPLESOFT ON TUESDAY said strong sales of its new, Internet-based ERP (enterprise resource planning) software suite, PeopleSoft 8, helped the company achieve strong fourth quarter and year-end financial  

AOL Time Warner reports $1.1 billion loss, forecasts growth

Posted February 2, 2001 - 3:44 pm

FRESHLY MERGED AOL Time Warner on Wednesday reported wide losses for the joined company but record numbers for its America Online Internet  

Terra Lycos CEO Davis likely to resign

Posted February 2, 2001 - 3:30 pm

THERE is friction in the top ranks at Web portal company Terra Lycos, a source at Lycos Europe confirmed  

Sprint earnings sneak past expectations

Posted February 2, 2001 - 3:19 pm

SPRINT'S earnings for the fourth quarter narrowly beat analysts' expectations for its fixed-line unit, FON Group, while results at its mobile division, PCS Group, tallied with analysts' forecasts for the quarter ending  

Senator proposes spyware security bill

Posted February 2, 2001 - 2:18 pm


Consortium outlines framework for privacy audits

Posted February 2, 2001 - 1:34 pm

THE PERSONALIZATION CONSORTIUM on Wednesday issued a set of privacy principles and a framework for developing guidelines to conduct independent, third-party privacy  

How to brand your consulting business

Posted February 2, 2001 - 1:17 pm

Human minds compartmentalize, simplify, and put everybody into convenient  

Panel wants cyberdefense agency

Posted February 2, 2001 - 11:38 am

A congressionally appointed panel of national security experts yesterday recommended the creation of a National Homeland Security Agency (NHSA) to oversee government and private sector efforts to protect the nation's critical infrastructure from cyber- and physical  

Japan aims for IT top spot in five years

Posted February 2, 2001 - 11:28 am

TOKYO -- Japanese Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori told the opening session earlier this week of the Diet, Japan's parliament, that he intends to make Japan the most advanced information technology nation in the world within five  

Microsoft to leave Judge Jackson out of appeal

Posted February 2, 2001 - 11:15 am

Although Microsoft  

Symantec's Corporate NAV 7.5 leaves some users hanging

Posted February 2, 2001 - 11:09 am

Users of Windows 95 and 98 operating systems say their PCs hang up during shutdown after installing or upgrading to Version  

Building broadband into business

Posted February 2, 2001 - 10:48 am

Like any company with dozens of small branch offices, Norman,  

EDS pulls out of online auto-repair joint venture

Posted February 2, 2001 - 10:13 am

After 14 months in the driver's seat of a joint venture that was seeking to process collision-repair insurance claims via the Internet, Electronic Data Systems  

Update: Amazon announces layoffs, restructuring

Posted February 2, 2001 - 9:46 am


Are you ready for a career in the country?

Posted February 1, 2001 - 5:15 pm

"Country roads, take me home, To the place, I belong…" Does this siren song, written by the late John Denver, strike a nerve? Have you tired of long commutes, freeway gridlock and metal detectors at schools where more graduates move on to Leavenworth than Harvard? Wouldn't you rather live in some bucolic burg where housing costs don't trigger anxiety attacks, leisure-time activities are minutes, not hours, away and the neighbor kid is Opie Taylor, not some Eminem wannabe? Okay, I'm loading the dice  

Learn to survive a team interview

Posted February 1, 2001 - 4:49 pm

If you’re preparing to interview for a job, you must expect the  

Dot-com meltdown: An special report

Posted February 1, 2001 - 4:38 pm

From dot-com to not-com Who are the winners in all of the turmoil? The answer: Big IT consulting firms are leveraging the experience -- both good and bad -- of high-level dot-com  

IT: Nifty at 50?

Posted February 1, 2001 - 4:05 pm


Pumps to deliver more than just gas

Posted February 1, 2001 - 2:42 pm

Fill 'er up may take on a new meaning at the gas pump after Ten Square officially rolls out its point-of-sale network this  

IT services firms find gold in dot-com shakeout

Posted February 1, 2001 - 1:36 pm

BANGALORE, INDIA (01/30/2001) -- The declines in technology stocks on the Nasdaq stock market, and the overall waning of investor confidence in information technology companies, is turning into a windfall for some IT services companies that see a way of acquiring smaller, ailing companies at basement  

Use your tech background to succeed in business

Posted February 1, 2001 - 11:16 am

Roger DuBois isn't a  

Aligning for e-business

Posted January 31, 2001 - 8:57 pm

Sounding like a broken record is a common occupational hazard for executives who head up e-business  

Business spy threat is real, former CIA chief says

Posted January 31, 2001 - 8:53 pm

Threats to the security of business information are numerous and they come from all directions, including organized crime syndicates, terrorists and government-sponsored espionage, and most global high-technology companies have little idea of the array of hostile forces targeted against them, a former  
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