Facebook and co. bringing Internet to developing world

Facebook Inc. founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to bring the Internet to 5 billion new users around the world. While about 2.7 billion people have access to the Internet, about two-thirds of

Published on: August 21st, 2013 Candice So

AVG snags Canadian CEO from Mozilla

Amsterdam-based security software vendor AVG Technologies N.V. has a new head honcho - Canadian Gary Kovacs will be the firm's new CEO and managing director, AVG announced July 30. Kovacs announced his decision

Published on: August 6th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Kiva.org social network proves micro loans can have major impact

Jessica Jackley had a simple idea to help her friends in East Africa get ahead -- lend them $25. It may not seem like much to you, but in the developing world where

Published on: April 22nd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Big Blue’s gonna “help” fired staffers relocate to India!

Meet Sam Palmisano, bozo of the month. We diss IBM's CEO for allowing some management numbskull to suggest that the thousands of Big Blue employees who have been fired recently should consider a

Published on: February 6th, 2009 Bill Snyder