Articles By Linda Rosencrance

IT’s not easy being green

Most large companies haven't written green criteria into their companies' buying process, according to a report by Cambridge, Mass.-based Forrester Research Inc.Forrester surveyed 124 IT operations and procurement professionals in North America and

Published on: October 1st, 2008 Linda Rosencrance

Exorbitant shipping fees result in abandoned shopping cart

Small and medium scale businesses offering products online might do well to take note of a recent survey commissioned by Internet payment company PayPal Inc. Unexpectedly high shipping fees are the No. 1

Published on: June 17th, 2008 Linda Rosencrance

EBay nixes negative feedback option for sellers

Beginning Monday this week, eBay Inc. sellers are no longer able to leave negative or neutral feedback for buyers. The changes, first announced in January, set off a firestorm of criticism and some

Published on: May 19th, 2008 Linda Rosencrance

We don’t take kindly to threats, Yahoo tells Microsoft

Yahoo's board of directors told Microsoft Corp. that it would consider the software company's unsolicited takeover bid, but only if it makes a big higher than the initial US$44.6 billion offer. In a

Published on: April 8th, 2008 Linda Rosencrance

Google updates e-mail with IMAP

Google Inc. has launched a new IMAP (Internet Message Access Protocol) service for Gmail that will allow users to sync Gmail with their e-mail clients."It keeps the same information synced across all devices

Published on: October 29th, 2007 Linda Rosencrance

Google to show YouTube videos on AdSense network

Google Inc.'s AdSense is offering Web publishers who participate in the program the ability to start displaying ad-supported video clips from Google's YouTube on their sites.Google sees the new program as a win

Published on: October 10th, 2007 Linda Rosencrance

Privacy advocate puts Google under microscope

Google Inc. said it will soon start issuing user cookies that automatically expire after two years for users who don't return to the search site.However, the cookies of users who continue to click

Published on: July 17th, 2007 Linda Rosencrance