4 web infrastructure tools to boost your online business

Reliable web hosting is essential for businesses and serious website owners. Choosing a superior web hosting provider can make your website less vulnerable to security issues, prevent down times in the server, and

Published on: July 18th, 2014 Joseph Stark

Small businesses get hosting package from WordPress

Open source blogging tool developer WordPress has launched a Web site building suite aimed at small businesses. WordPress Business offers ad-free site hosting, free domain as well as unlimited storage, unlimited selection of

Published on: March 14th, 2013 Nestor Arellano

Is it time to do away with email?

by Nestor E. Arellano I’ll be off this Friday and two more days next week. My editor, Brian, will be taking a few days off this week as well and I imagine a

Published on: December 15th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Google helps launch 2,300 free Web sites for Canadian SMBs

Less than one month into its “Get Your Business Online” initiative, Google Canada is already claiming promising results. Within the first week, more than 1,500 new Web sites were created, and 2,300 dot-ca

Published on: April 29th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Firm averts Amazon cloud crash by ‘spreading out the risk’

A two-day power outage at Amazon.com Inc. 's Northern Virginia data centre last week crippled several Web sites including those of Foursquare, HootSuite, Quora and Reddit, but thanks to redundant cloud services a

Published on: April 26th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Amazon extends EC2 cloud with Oracle CRM and ERP

Amazon has brought a fleet of major PeopleSoft and JD Edward applications to its Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) service, following a promise in September to do so.The new services are certified by Oracle.

Published on: December 21st, 2010 Keir Thomas

WebsiteSpark ignites Web development business

Many Web developers and designers have long complained that their business has become commoditized by cutthroat pricing and sheer volume of choice. Escalating software prices have not helped them improved the bottom line

Published on: October 5th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Web hosting firms fined $32 million for supporting copyright violation

In what's being called a landmark decision, a federal jury in California has found two Web hosting companies and their owner liable for contributing to trademark and copyright infringement for hosting sites selling

Published on: September 3rd, 2009 Jaikumar Vijayan

Everywhere you go there’s e-mail

"Wherever you go, there's your e-mail," was the Buckaroo Bonzai-inspired signature file used by Mike Azzara, editor of Unix Today, when he hired me for my first regular network column back in 1989.

Published on: November 15th, 2007 James E. Gaskin