Fights Oracle with Database Software Update
Mon Jul 22,12:11 AM ET - (Reuters)
International Business Machines Corp. , taking aim at rival
database giant Oracle Corp. , on Monday unveiled a new version of
its DB2 database software that it says will make it easier for
companies to manage large amounts of information.
Firm Helps Shape Computer Music Revolution
Sun Jul 21, 3:17 PM ET - (Reuters) Michael
Kurz clicks on a computer program and presses middle C on an
adjacent keyboard. The computer races through millions of
calculations and the sound of a B-3 organ pours out of nearby
Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Mon Jul 22,12:14 AM ET - (Reuters)
WorldCom Inc. filed the largest U.S. bankruptcy on Sunday
after the long-distance telephone and data services company buckled
under a $3.85 billion accounting scandal and a mountain of
and Texas Face Off over State Contract
Sun Jul 21, 6:15 PM ET - (Reuters) Data
management company Electronic Data Systems Corp. and the attorney
general of Texas have launched a war of words over allegations that
EDS bilked the state in processing Medicare claims.
support: Not quite at our beck and call
Wed Jul 17, 1:10 PM ET - (USA TODAY)
Getting help is still iffy and expensive
abused animals or check out an 'Ark'
Tue Jul 16, 4:57 PM ET - (USA TODAY)
Current events * Now that the initial homeland terrorism panic
has subsided, some Americans are questioning the sweeping -- and
virtually unchecked -- powers granted to our government under the
USA Patriot Act. Those who fear governmental abuse of power can sign
an online petition calling for repeal of the controversial
All-Mac OS X compatible Boris line showcased
Fri Jul 19, 5:37 PM ET - (MacCentral)
Boris FX, the folks who make integrated graphics and effects
technology, has brought its entire product over line to Mac OS X.
The company is showcasing those products at this week's Macworld
Conference & Expo in New York City.