September 2000

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Police crack Egg online fraud case

    National Crime Squad officers investigating attempts to defraud the online bank, Egg, made five arrests this week, writes Bill Goodwin.

    Five men,...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Outsourcing set to pave way for UM

    Daniel Thomas

    One in four UK IT departments believe there will be business benefits from outsourcing their messaging...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    IT are staff exposed to workplace emissions

    Robert Dunt

    IT staff may be more vulnerable than other office workers to allergies brought on by computer emissions.

    New research...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Seeing is believing in the video age

    Recent developments in mobile technology have shown the viability of video phones, writes Antony Savvas.

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Straw extends e-surveillance

    Parliamentary reporter

    Home Secretary Jack Straw announced a major extension of electronic tagging and computerised supervision in an attempt...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Vacuum sales treble on streaming success

    Sales have trebled for e-business Vacuum Cleaners Direct since video clips of the machines on sale have been put on the company's...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Oftel faces shaky future

    British Telecom and telecoms regulator Oftel were this week facing the prospect of legal action from UK operators as the row over access to BT's local...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Privacy is still key to e-commerce growth

    Bill Goodwin

    International agreements that will guarantee the free flow of information between countries are essential to encourage the growth of...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Oracle announces giant push into 9i Internet software

    Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle Corporation, used the giant Oracle Openworld user conference in San Francisco to launch his company's next generation Internet...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    PCs are more stressful than in-laws

    PC failure is more stressful than spending a weekend with the in-laws or being dumped by one's partner, according to Benchmark research commissioned by...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Post Office venture aims to cut out Internet fraud

    A new Internet company has teamed up with the Post Office in the hope of removing online security problems for businesses and...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Oil giant drills into

    A US oil giant formed by the merger of Exxon and Mobil is integrating its operations around SAP's e-commerce solution, will be...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Budgens closes Web shop after £1m spend

    Robert Dunt

    Budgens, known for its local food stores, has pulled its online sales service just a year after it began.

    The Web service was...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Australian database brings golden rewards

    Robert Dunt

    Australia's Olympic victories should come as no surprise considering a computer is being used to highlight potential...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    BCS prompts ministers to scrutinise IT training deal

    Government ministers are rushing to act on a BCS warning that a new scheme to encourage IT training opens the way for suppliers to increase their fees...