3 awesome security tips for 2012

by Claudiu Popa Everything I'm reading these days indicates that hacking and malware infections are going to increase in 2012. I don't need to provide references here because everything you're reading does too.

Published on: January 3rd, 2012 Claudiu Popa

RIM meets with UK regulators to discuss porn filter for BlackBerry

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) was summoned to a meeting with the UK communications regulator Ofcom yesterday, after it emerged that children are able to view pornography on its smartphones. According to

Published on: December 23rd, 2011 Sophie Curtis

Top 10 technology predictions for SMBs in 2012

For small and midsize businesses, 2011 was an eventful year for the owners and managers tasked with technology decisions. The year's highlights range from the arrival of new technologies such as the introduction

Published on: December 21st, 2011 Paul Mah

Gartner’s 2012 predictions: growing cloud, bursting social bubble

IT budgets and responsibilities are moving out of the control of IT departments and into the hands of others, thanks to trends such as consumerization and cloud computing, Gartner says in its vision

Published on: December 5th, 2011 Ann Bednarz

Warning: WiFi signals may be dangerous to male fertility

Wi-Fi signals from laptops could be damaging to male fertility, Argentinean researchers have suggested after conducting a simple proximity test. The team reportedly tested sperm samples from 29 healthy donors after conducting two

Published on: December 2nd, 2011 John E. Dunn

BurstPoint CFO speaks out on challenges, lessons learned

Name: Terenzio Volpicelli Age: 37 Time with company: One year Education: Graduate of Bryant University Company headquarters: Westborough, Massachusetts Number of employees: Fewer than 50 About the company: BurstPoint Networks offers a video

Published on: September 27th, 2011 Nancy Weil

Top 3 unified communications vendors ranked by SMBs

Ease of installation, effortless integration, trouble-free management, and straight forward and competitive pricing. These are what small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) shopping for a unified communications (UC) system say they are looking

Published on: August 4th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Most business Web sites will upgrade to IPv6 within 24 months

More than 70 per cent of IT departments plan to upgrade their Web sites to support IPv6 within the next 24 months, according to a recent survey of more than 200 IT professionals

Published on: July 28th, 2011 Carolyn Duffy Marsan

Questions you should ask your cloud provider

Over the last two years many small and medium sized businesses have become increasingly aware of cloud computing but have remained cautious in deploying the available cloud technology, according to tech industry analysts.“The

Published on: July 25th, 2011 Gregory Machler and Nestor Arellano

VideoRewind: Networking DemoCamp-style

Today, lawyer and technology entrepreneur Monica Goyal, founder of the Toronto-based online legal service called My Legal Briefcase, talks to use about three noteworthy Canadian start-ups she ran into at the recent International

Published on: July 19th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

Putting cloud-based tools into action

With no official corporate office or IT staff, the 30 full-time Gurnet Consulting consultants have become some of the industry's ultimate power cloud and social networking users.Consultants within the firm, which specializes in

Published on: July 18th, 2011 Tim Greene

Are developers ditching Android for iOS?

Android is a phenomenal success story--skyrocketing from nothing to surpass both RIM and Apple and become the dominant smartphone platform in only a couple years. Recent studies, however, indicate Android may have lost

Published on: July 18th, 2011 Tony Bradley

Time to empower, not blame security’s ‘weakest link’

By Nestor E. Arellano It’s getting to be tiring hearing that tech users are data security’s weakest link. Recently we reported on a study released by Symantec Corp. which outlined the key differences

Published on: July 7th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Tech is a man’s man’s man’s man’s world…or is it?

By Linda Forrest Reading our recent post about the role formal education plays in entrepreneurship, I was reminded of an article I read a few months ago about the "real reason women quit engineering."

Published on: July 7th, 2011 IDG News Service