Tucows, Regina law firm rush for prime Web real estate

A number of Canadian players are seeking to manage registries for the Internet's new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) that will significantly open up the Web's real estate.At present, there are only 22 gTLDs

Published on: June 13th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Internet gets first look at new top-level domains

From AAA (that's the American Automobile Association Inc.) to Zulu (a geographic domain applied for by Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.) the Internet got its first look at the new domains we may

Published on: June 13th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Half of all new top-level domains will fail, CIRA says

Internet domain name managers and corporate branding gurus alike are waiting with baited breath for the Internet's first batch of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) to be released after a technical glitch delayed

Published on: May 10th, 2012 Brian Jackson

3 registry tweaks to speed up Windows 7

Every time you make a configuration change, that information is automatically written to the Registry. Change the system time, and the Registry is updated; change your desktop wallpaper, the Registry is updated; change

Published on: February 22nd, 2010 Michael Miller

Microsoft plug-in exposes Firefox users to ‘browse-and-get-owned’ threat

An add-on that Microsoft silently slipped into Mozilla's Firefox last February leaves the browser open to attack, Microsoft's security engineers acknowledged earlier this week. One of the 13 security bulletins Microsoft released Tuesday

Published on: October 19th, 2009 Gregg Keizer

Three disc-cleaning apps to speed up your PCs hard drive

It's no secret that computers (like their users) slow down with age. Disks fill up with the detritus of use, from old file fragments to the echoes of programs that once lived but

Published on: March 25th, 2009 Wayne Rash

XP SP3 upgrade corrupting Windows registry, users claim

Symantec Corp. today denied that its consumer security software, including Norton Internet Security and Norton 360, is to blame for wreaking havoc on some users' PCs after they upgraded to Windows XP Service

Published on: May 23rd, 2008 Gregg Keizer