September 2001

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    Electronic signature directive falls behind

    The member states of the European Union are falling behind schedule in their implementation of the European Electronic Signature...

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    Banks turn away from bespoke systems

    UK banks now have the technology to launch a wave of highly personalised, web-based banking services.

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    Microsoft to launch XP Embedded

    Microsoft will officially unveil its embedded operating system based on Windows XP at the second annual Windows Embedded...

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    New law will treat hackers as terrorists

    The US Congress is considering new legislation to combat terrorism that, according to the civil liberties group Electronic...

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    Protests continue over Microsoft licensing

    As Microsoft gears up to the launch of its controversial new corporate licensing plan on 1 October, US users continue to register...

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    ICANN to address Internet security

    The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the body that administers the address system and other technical...

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    DoCoMo says 3G users will spend more

    NTT DoCoMo president, Keiji Tachikawa, said he expects users of the company's new Foma 3G mobile phone service will spend at...

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    Experts disappointed by Kournikova sentence

    Security experts are shocked by the light sentence handed down to Jan de Wit, author of the Anna Kournikova virus.

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    Quick end to AOL Europe sell-off anticipated

    German media conglomerate Bertelsmann is foreseeing a quick completion of its sell-off of shares in AOL Europe.

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    GDS companies help travel agents

    Two global distribution systems have announced that they will ease booking requirements for their customers in a move to assist...

  • September 28, 2001 28 Sep'01

    BCS extends support for IT workers of tomorrow

    The BCS is expanding its support to schools at a time when teachers and parents are facing challenges ranging from Internet...

  • September 27, 2001 27 Sep'01

    Tragedy revealed human strengths

    Although I was about 100 miles from New York at the time, the 11 September tragedy is imprinted indelibly on my mind. I was with...

  • September 27, 2001 27 Sep'01

    Quantify and control your 'underground'

    Staff will always adapt software programs to suit their needs, but IT must be informed and consulted

  • September 27, 2001 27 Sep'01

    It's a man's world

    We've had wide ones (Wans), local ones (Lans) and even tiny ones (Tans), but the future may belong to Mans (Metropolitan Area...

  • September 27, 2001 27 Sep'01

    Logica to axe 250 UK jobs

    As the economic slowdown continues to bite, systems integrator Logica is set to axe 5% of its UK workforce in a bid to remain...