September 2000

  • 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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Is huge IT staff transfer to EDS lawful?

    Tony Collins

    A test case in the European Court of Justice could decide whether the UK Government has awarded some large IT procurement...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Just 37 get security cert

    Bill Goodwin

    Only 37 UK organisations have been awarded a certificate for the government-backed security standard, more than two years...

  • September 27, 2000 27 Sep'00

    Mobiles are currency of tomorrow, says Virgin

    You will never have to worry about having change in your pocket when you want a drink in the future, if the Virgin Mobile...