Articles by Kevin Anderson
Dec 23, 2011
Smart pens and other top business gadgets from 2011Usually when you think of business gadgets, you don't think cool. For a change, here are five uber-cool, sleek business gadgets from 2011 that are must-have for all corporate high-fliers.
Nov 30, 2011
Biggest strike since the 70s cripples UKMore than two million British public sector workers are striking today over pension cuts in what the BBC was calling "the biggest walkout for a generation."
Sep 26, 2011
Tech hub: What Ireland did right to land TwitterIreland has become a major tech hub for Europe, attracting the likes of Dell, IBM and now Twitter, but can their model be generalised elsewhere?
Sep 08, 2011
Carol Bartz gets a golden goodbye from Yahoo!Carol Bartz is probably still smarting after she was fired over the phone as Yahoo CEO, but to ease her pain, she will still walk away with millions.
Aug 03, 2011
Steve Jobs vs Bill Gates: Who will have the greater legacy?The epic battle of the tech world—Microsoft versus Apple—seemed decided long ago, with Bill Gates clearly the winner, but Steve Jobs stands ready to cap one of the most amazing come-back stories in business history.
Aug 01, 2011
Is AOL heading for second corp divorce, this time with HuffPo?Knives have been out since Huffington joined AOL, with abundant rumours of culture clashes between the Huffington Post team and the AOLers.
Jul 18, 2011
Without a friend request, IB is still watching your FB pageThe Intelligence Bureau has been scrambling to increase its ability to monitor a range of electronic communications including internet telephony services such as Skype. Are we running into an embrace that will get uncomfortable very soon?
Jul 14, 2011
Murdochs in showdown with British governmentThe latest bombshell in this fast developing story came after British PM David Cameron announced a broad, multi-pronged enquiry into the growing scandal around Rupert Murdoch's newspapers, press regulation and allegations of police corruption relating to the scandal.
Jul 13, 2011
Cameron announces broad, deep enquiry into hackingCameron has asked Rupert Murdoch to drop the expansion plan for his media empire while police probe possible crimes by his journalists.
Jul 12, 2011
British Watergate: The scandals mount against Murdoch's empireThe hacking scandal threatening Rupert Murdoch's media empire grows deeper with allegations that private investigators working for the firm targeted not only mobile phones, but also credit card and bank accounts.