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Information Builders brings autonomics to WebFocus

CHICAGO — IBM started it, Microsoft is getting in on the action and now Information Builders is joining the autonomic computing melee.The New York-based firm, known for its enterprise business intelligence and real-time

Published on: May 20th, 2003 Gary Hilson

CIRA outraged over racial profiling accusations

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is fighting back against a domain name watchdog over accusations of racial profiling. The accusation was posted on CIRAwatch Corp., a Web site devoted to exposing and

Published on: May 16th, 2003 Kristy Pryma

Spam faces the music

Most of the wired world has grown weary of e-mail invitations to enhance their manhood or buy a certificate allowing them to marry couples in Idaho, and the folks at Nettwerk Productions in

Published on: May 13th, 2003 Gary Hilson

Internet marketers see themselves in search engines

MONTREAL -- An industry association is forming to promote and educate the world on search engine marketing. At the 2003 Internet Marketing Conference Tuesday, one of the delegates said she is spearheading an

Published on: May 13th, 2003 Brian Dunn

Online broker scoops up SwiftTrade customer list

A Montreal online brokerage firm wants to give Canadian online trading enthusiasts more access to stocks, all for the low price of $19.95.Disnat, the online brokerage division of Desjardins Securities, launched its direct-access

Published on: May 8th, 2003 Monika Rola

Sklar Peppler gets comfortable with ‘Magic’ extranet

Sklar Peppler is saying goodbye to green screens.The Canadian furniture manufacturer is flipping the switch on a live beta test of an extranet for its retail customers and sales reps in a matter

Published on: May 5th, 2003 Gary Hilson

CUPE turns to open source tools for portal revamp

The Canadian Union of Public Employees launched their new Web site Thursday, and in the true spirit of May Day it was a thoroughly collaborative effort.Canada's largest union, CUPE represents over half a

Published on: May 1st, 2003 Monika Rola

Canadian e-Biz Initiative sees dearth of talent for SMEs

A lack of broad technical expertise may be stalling the growth of e-business in Canadian small and medium enterprises, despite having the infrastructure in place to do it, according to a pair of

Published on: May 1st, 2003 Gary Hilson

A walk through Chinatown

The Chinese community in Vancouver is using the Internet to bring its history and culture to life, with the recent launch of the Chinatown Heritage Alley Web site. Sponsored by the Chinese Benevolent

Published on: April 28th, 2003 Jeff Jedras