Information Today

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Articles from Vol. 19, No. 10, November

All the News Really Does Fit
Internet Waves A study finds that news searching is the second most popular online activity The hallowed slogan of The New York Times, "All the News That's Fit to Print," has been riding the newspaper's banner since February 10, 1897, according to Facts...
All the News Really Does Fit: A Study Finds That News Searching Is the Second Most Popular Online Activity. (Internet Waves)
The hallowed slogan of The New York Times, "All the News That's Fit to Print," has been riding the newspaper's banner since February 10, 1897, according to Facts About The New York Times (http://www.nytco.com/pdf-factbook/Facts_About_NYT.pdf). Critics...
A Publishing Strategy in Troubled Times
Focus on Publishing Adobe Systems' Network Publishing bandwagon just keeps on rolling These are difficult times for developing Internet publishing strategies. Major technology-publishing venues like CNET and Ziff Davis Media are rumored to be on their...
A Publishing Strategy in Troubled Times: Adobe Systems' Network Publishing Bandwagon Just Keeps on Rolling. (Focus on Publishing)
These are difficult times for developing Internet publishing strategies. Major technology-publishing venues like CNET and Ziff Davis Media are rumored to be on their way to filing for bankruptcy. Key3Media, a producer of leading technology conferences...
Artesia Launches New Version of TEAMS, Partners with LingoMotors
Artesia Technologies, Inc. has announced the release of TEAMS 4.4, the latest version of its digital asset management solution. TEAMS 4.4 provides enhancements for collaboration and work flow that are designed to redefine an asset through the inclusion...
Artesia Launches New Version of TEAMS, Partners with LingoMotors. (Internet Publishing Today)
Artesia Technologies, Inc. has announced the release of TEAMS 4.4, the latest version of its digital asset management solution. TEAMS 4.4 provides enhancements for collaboration and work flow that are designed to redefine an asset through the inclusion...
Asia News Network Introduces English-Language Site
The Asia News Network (ANN), an alliance of Asian newspapers, has launched a site that offers news from its members along with market reports, currency information, and weather (http://www.asianews net.net). With the motto "We Know Asia Better," the...
Asia News Network Introduces English-Language Site. (News Break)
The Asia News Network (ANN), an alliance of Asian newspapers, has launched a site that offers news from its members along with market reports, currency information, and weather (http://www.asianewsnet.net). With the motto "We Know Asia Better," the...
ASIDIC Fall 2002 Meeting
Report from the Field This publishers' conference featured a shift in emphasis from previous years The Association of Information and Dissemination Centers (ASIDIC) got back to its grass roots this fall at the Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia. This...
ASIDIC Fall 2002 Meeting: This Publishers' Conference Featured a Shift in Emphasis from Previous Years. (Report from the Field)
The Association of Information and Dissemination Centers (ASIDIC) got back to its grass roots this fall at the Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia. This now elite group of publishers and their digital derivatives was originally a forum for information...
Bookshelf
A. Internet Blue Pages: The Guide to Federal Government Web Sites, 2001-2002 Edition, by Laurie Andriot, CyberAge Books, 2001, softbound, $34.95, 464 pages. Internet Blue Pages (IBP) is the leading guide to federal government information on the Web....
CAS Releases STN Express 6.01, Adds Indexing to Chemical Abstracts
Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) has announced the release of STN Express with Discover! 6.01, a new version of software that provides access to patent, scientific, and technical databases on the STN International network. CAS also announced that it...
CAS Releases STN Express 6.01, Adds Indexing to Chemical Abstracts. (Internet Today)
Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) has announced the release of STN Express with Discover! 6.01, a new version of software that provides access to patent, scientific, and technical databases on the STN International network. CAS also announced that it...
CrossRef Unveils Version 2.0, Expands Membership
CrossRef, a publisher collaborative that enables researchers to navigate online journals via DOI-based citation links, has announced the launch of version 2.0 of its metadata database resolution service as well as an expansion of its publisher and affiliate...
CrossRef Unveils Version 2.0, Expands Membership. (Internet Today)
CrossRef, a publisher collaborative that enables researchers to navigate online journals via DOI-based citation links, has announced the launch of version 2.0 of its metadata database resolution service as well as an expansion of its publisher and...
CSA Leverages Its Hybrid Role
IT Interview This information provider champions the cause of electronic linking Cambridge Scientific Abstacts (CSA) has been an active and key player in the information industry for more than 30 years. The company pioneered the use of CD-ROM technology...
CSA Leverages Its Hybrid Role: This Information Provider Champions the Cause of Electronic Linking. (IT Interview)
Cambridge Scientific Abstracts (CSA) has been an active and key player in the information industry for more than 30 years. The company pioneered the use of CD-ROM technology and was one of the first to make its bibliographic databases accessible on...
Divine Offers Integrated Solution for Automating Content Life Cycle. (Internet Publishing Special Section)
divine, Inc. has introduced its solution for automating the entire content life cycle. Combining its enterprise content management, collaboration, and search technologies, divine's integrated approach enables dynamic and timely collaboration not only...
Divine Offers Integration Solution for Automating Content Life Cycle
divine, Inc. has introduced its solution for automating the entire content life cycle. Combining its enterprise content management, collaboration, and search technologies, divine's integrated approach enables dynamic and timely collaboration not only...
Documentum Launches New Version, Buys eRoom Technology
Documentum has announced the release of Documentum 5, the latest version of its enterprise content management (ECM) platform. The company also announced an agreement to acquire privately held eRoom Technology, Inc., a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based business...
Documentum Launches New Version, Buys eRoom Technology. (Internet Publishing Special Section)
Documentum has announced the release of Documentum 5, the latest version of its enterprise content management (ECM) platform. The company also announced an agreement to acquire privately held eRoom Technology, Inc., a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based...
Double-Checking Your Facts
Say you're writing a report and need to double-check a fact or two. Or say you just heard something on TV or the radio and want to make sure it's correct. What do you do? In the past, you reached for a print almanac or hardcover encyclopedia, or headed...
Double-Checking Your Facts. (Link-Up: At Home)
Say you're writing a report and need to double-check a fact or two. Or say you just heard something on TV or the radio and want to make sure it's correct. What do you do? In the past, you reached for a print almanac or hardcover encyclopedia, or...
EBSCO Publishing Enters Linking, Product-Sharing Partnerships
EBSCO Publishing has announced that it has signed partnerships with JSTOR, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and AutoGraphics, Inc. JSTOR Researchers in libraries with access to JSTOR collections can now link directly from more than 100,000 citations...
EBSCO Publishing Enters Linking, Product-Sharing Partnerships. (Internet Today)
EBSCO Publishing has announced that it has signed partnerships with JSTOR, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and Auto-Graphics, Inc. JSTOR Researchers in libraries with access to JSTOR collections can now link directly from more than 100,000...
Enterprise Content Management Reaches Next Level
Management for Livelink will also offer tools to audit details about content, report on how often content is viewed, and analyze which content is viewed most and least often. Content Management for Livelink will provide out-of-the-box integration with...
Enterprise Content Management Reaches Next Level. (Internet Publishing Special Section)
Within just a few weeks of each other, several key enterprise content management solution providers made significant product announcements. Using phrases that sound strikingly similar, like "single offering," "end-to-end solution," and "integrated...
Epixtech, Inc. (People Line)
epixtech, Inc. has announced that Gretchen Freeman has been promoted to vice president of library strategy. In this position she will help create strategic direction for the company and its library products and services, represent epixtech in library...
European Collective Unveils Academic Publishing Initiative
A collective of European universities and publishers has announced the establishment of the FIGARO academic publishing project. FIGARO will create a network of institutions that provide epublishing support to the European academic community. It will...
European Collective Unveils Academic Publishing Initiative. (Internet Publishing Today)
A collective of European universities and publishers has announced the establishment of the FIGARO academic publishing project. FIGARO will create a network of institutions that provide e-publishing support to the European academic community. It will...
Factiva.com Gets Updated
* NewsBreak Factiva launched its Factiva.com product with much fanfare in June 2001. After much anticipation, the new Web-based service was designed to replace both Dow Jones Interactive (DJI) and Reuters Business Briefing (RBB). Since then, customers...
Factiva.com Gets Updated. (News Break)
Factiva launched its Factiva.com product with much fanfare in June 2001. After much anticipation, the new Web-based service was designed to replace both Dow Jones Interactive (DJI) and Reuters Business Briefing (RBB). Since then, customers have been...
Factiva Launches Factiva Fusion for Enterprise Digital Integration. (News Break)
Factiva has introduced Factiva Fusion, a digital content management service that integrates, indexes, and interfaces internal and external data for an enterprise. Factiva Fusion can gather data from internal documents; external sources, such as the...
Factiva Launches Favtiva Fusion for Enterprise Digital Integration
Factiva has introduced Factiva Fusion, a digital content management service that integrates, indexes, and interfaces internal and external data for an enterprise. Factiva Fusion can gather data from internal documents; external sources, such as the open...
Fictionwise Announces E-Book-Lending Solution for Libraries
E-book retailer Fictionwise, Inc. has announced the launch of Libwise, a product that allows any library or group to field a completely outsourced, automated e-booklending Web site. Libwise lets patrons download borrowed e-books to their personal computers...
Fictionwise Announces E-Book-Lending Solution for Libraries. (Internet Publishing Today)
E-book retailer Fictionwise, Inc. has announced the launch of Libwise, a product that allows any library or group to field a completely outsourced, automated e-book-lending Web site. Libwise lets patrons download borrowed e-books to their personal...
FIND/SVP Signs Agreements with Verizon, Pitney Bowes
FIND/SVP, Inc. has announced a new customized business research and advisory service that's aimed at the small-business market. The company also reported the signing of its first two corporate clients. Both Verizon Information Services, a unit of...
FIND/SVP Signs Agreements with Verizon, Pitney Bowes
FIND/SVP, Inc. has announced a new customized business research and advisory service that's aimed at the small-business market. The company also reported the signing of its first two corporate clients. Both Verizon Information Services, a unit of Verizon...
Forrester Research Hosts Portals Summit
This 1-day event in Salt Lake City addressed the current enterprise portal landscape Enterprise portals caught the attention of Forrester Research, Inc. a few years ago, but it wasn't until mid-September that the technology-analysis firm thought these...
Forrester Research Hosts Portals Summit: This 1-Day Event in Salt Lake City Addressed the Current Enterprise Portal Landscape. (Report from the Field)
Enterprise portals caught the attention of Forrester Research, Inc. a few years ago, but it wasn't until mid-September that the technology-analysis firm thought these tools provided a worthy topic for its "Building the Best Enterprise Portal" TechRankings...
Gale Launches E-Books with OCLC's netLibrary
Gale Group (http://www.gale.com), a business unit of Thomson Corp., has launched an e-book program that will make a large collection of its reference material available to online library patrons through netLibrary (http://www.netlibrary .com). Any library...
Gale Launches E-Books with OCLC's netLibrary. (News Break)
Gale Group (http://www.gale.com), a business unit of Thomson Corp., has launched an e-book program that will make a large collection of its reference material available to online library patrons through netLibrary (http://www.netlibrary.com). Any library...
Gale ReferenceLink Brings Dialog Back to Public/academic Library Market
NewsBreak Thomson Corp.'s Gale Group subsidiary has a strong presence in the public and academic library markets-markets that Dialog Corp., another Thomson subsidiary, has generally abandoned for years. Dialog's data is now coming back, but will be supplied...
Gale ReferenceLink Brings Dialog Back to Public/academic Library Market. (News Break)
Thomson Corp.'s Gale Group subsidiary has a strong presence in the public and academic library markets--markets that Dialog Corp., another Thomson subsidiary, has generally abandoned for years. Dialog's data is now coming back, but will be supplied...
Google Expands Google News
* NewsBreak On September 23, Google released its new News service (http://news.google.com). Since that was the day I was doing a presentation on Google at WebSearch University, I paid particular attention to the changes rampant on the site, which I would...
Google Expands Google News. (News Break)
On September 23, Google released its new News service (http://news.google.com). Since that was the day I was doing a presentation on Google at WebSearch University, I paid particular attention to the changes rampant on the site, which I would summarize...
Google Upgrades Appliance Tool
NewsBreak Even as Google cements its dominance in the global search portal market, the company continues to aggressively pursue the intranet and extranet markets with its Google Appliance. In September the company announced enhanced features, improved...
Google Upgrades Appliance Tool. (News Break)
Even as Google cements its dominance in the global search portal market, the company continues to aggressively pursue the intranet and extranet markets with its Google Appliance. In September the company announced enhanced features, improved performance,...
Grammar Guidance on CD-ROM
In a culture where the sign over the checkout lane at the supermarket says "12 items or less," where ads make claims such as "save up to 50 percent and more," where few people know or care about the difference between "continuous" and "continual," where...
Grammar Guidance on CD-ROM. (Link-Up: At Home)
In a culture where the sign over the checkout lane at the supermarket says "12 items or less," where ads make claims such as "save up to 50 percent and more," where few people know or care about the difference between "continuous" and "continual,"...
Infotrieve Signs Agreements with 10 Publishers, Two Aggregators
Infotrieve announced that it has signed content agreements with 10 leading STM publishers for inclusion in its online article retrieval and delivery service. This will increase the pool of articles available electronically to more than 2 million. Infotrieve...
Infotrieve Signs Agreements with 10 Publishers, Two Aggregators
Infotrieve announced that it has signed content agreements with 10 leading STM publishers for inclusion in its online article retrieval and delivery service. This will increase the pool of articles available electronically to more than 2 million. Infotrieve...
Is the Writing on the Wall for Dialog?
Internet Insights The removal of CSA's LISA database may be the start of a trend When Paula J. Hane asked my opinion for a NewsBreak (http://www .infotoday.com/newsbreaks/nb 020923-2.htm) about Cambridge Scientific Abstracts' (CSA) withdrawal of the...
Is the Writing on the Wall for Dialog? the Removal of CSA's LISA Database May Be the Start of Trend. (Internet Insights)
When Paula J. Hane asked my opinion for a NewsBreak (http://www.infotoday.com/newsbreaks/nb020923-2.htm) about Cambridge Scientific Abstracts' (CSA) withdrawal of the Library and Information Science Abstracts (LISA) database (among other CSA databases),...
ITI Acquires CRM Magazine, Announces Publication of Two Books
Information Today, Inc. (ITI) announced that it has acquired CRM magazine, a publication that serves the field of customer relationship management. ITI has also announced the publication of Naked in Cyberspace, second edition, and The Librarian 's...
ITI Acquires CRM Magazine, Announces Publication of Two Books
Information Today, Inc. (TTI) announced that it has acquired CRM magazine, a publication that serves the field of customer relationship management. ITI has also announced the publication of Naked in Cyberspace, second edition, and The Librarian's Internet...
Letter to the Editor
Last month's issue of Information Today featured an opinionated Quint's Online (p. 8) in which Barbara Quint responded to Richard Poynder's interview of former Dialog CEO Dan Wagner in our September issue (p. 1 and http://www.infotoday.com/sep02/Poynder.htm)....
LexisNexis Introduces Country Analysis
LexisNexis Academic & Library Solutions has announced the release of LexisNexis Country Analysis, a product that provides news, analysis, in-depth reports, and statistics on 190 countries, including emerging markets in Africa, Asia, and Latin America....
LexisNexis Introduces Country Analysis. (Internet Today)
LexisNexis Academic & Library Solutions has announced the release of LexisNexis Country Analysis, a product that provides news, analysis, in-depth reports, and statistics on 190 countries, including emerging markets in Mrica, Asia, and Latin America....
MicroPatent Aligns with ClearForest
MicroPatent, LLC, a subsidiary of Information Holdings, Inc. and a provider of global intellectual property information, has announced an alliance with ClearForest Corp., which transforms unstructured content into business intelligence. This partnership...
MicroPatent Aligns with ClearForest
MicroPatent, LLC, a subsidiary of Information Holdings, Inc. and a provider of global intellectual property information, has announced an alliance with ClearForest Corp., which transforms unstructured content into business intelligence. This partnership...
National Library of Australia Selects Voyager
Endeavor Information Systems has announced that the National Library of Australia (NLA) in Canberra selected the Voyager integrated library system for the management of its 3.2 million volumes. The library will employ Sun hardware for the Voyager implementation....
National Library of Australia Selects Voyager. (Library Systems Today)
Endeavor Information Systems has announced that the National Library of Australia (NLA) in Canberra selected the Voyager integrated library system for the management of its 3.2 million volumes. The library will employ Sun hardware for the Voyager implementation....
New Filtering and Censorship Challenges
Legal Issues Two recent cases raise issues about unrestricted access to information Many of Information Today's articles and NewsBreaks have focused on legislation and legal cases regarding circumvention and Internet filtering programs. Unfortunately,...
New Filtering and Censorship Challenges: Two Recent Cases Raise Issues about Unrestricted Access to Information. (Legal Issues)
Many of Information Today's articles and NewsBreaks have focused on legislation and legal cases regarding circumvention and Internet filtering programs. Unfortunately, we continue to be bombarded with news of lawsuits that threaten our rights to...
New Fitness Site Debuts
Personal & Professional Development Fitnessmarker.com has announced a new site at http://www.fitnessmarker.com. This online resource provides easy-to-use tools to assist fitness trainers, health professionals, and fitness novices with exercise testing,...
New Fitness Site Debuts. (Personal & Professional Development)
Fitnessmarker.com has announced a new site at http://www.fitnessmarker.com. This online resource provides easy-to-use tools to assist fitness trainers, health professionals, and fitness novices with exercise testing, interactive program design, and...
NTIS Launches New Web Sites
The National Technical Information Service (NTIS) has announced that it has unveiled its newly designed Web site (http:ll www.ntis.gov) and Virtual Library Initiative. The organization also announced that it has launched the Homeland Security Information...
NTIS Launches New Web Sites. (Internet Today)
The National Technical Information Service (NTIS) has announced that it has unveiled its newly designed Web site (http://www.ntis.gov) and Virtual Library Initiative. The organization also announced that it has launched the Homeland Security Information...
Open Text Introduces Content Management for Livelink
Open Text Corp. has announced the release of Content Management for Livelink, an extension of its collaboration and knowledge management software tool for the global enterprise. The new product will tie content management into Livelink's knowledge management...
Open Text Introduces Content Management for Livelink. (Internet Publishing Special Section)
Open Text Corp. has announced the release of Content Management for Livelink, an extension of its collaboration and knowledge management software tool for the global enterprise. The new product will tie content management into Live-link's knowledge...
PCIPB Releases National Cyber-Security Recommendations
NewsBreak On September 18, the President's Critical Infrastructure Protection Board (PCIPB) released its draft report, `The National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace," which contains recommendations for protecting our information systems and technology...
PCIPB Releases National Cyber-Security Recommendations. (News Break)
On September 18, the President's Critical Infrastructure Protection Board (PCIPB) released its draft report, "The National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace," which contains recommendations for protecting our information systems and technology resources...
People Who Love Their Computers Too Much
Joe, a computer programmer, was talking with his psychotherapist. "You've got to help me," he says. "I've fallen in love with my computer, but I know I can never marry her." "Well, it's good you haven't totally lost touch with reality," says the therapist....
People Who Love Their Computers Too Much. (Link-Up: At Home)
Joe, a computer programmer, was talking with his psychotherapist. "You've got to help me," he says. "I've fallen in love with my computer, but I know I can never marry her." "Well, it's good you haven't totally lost touch with reality," says the...
ProQuest Adds Content, Completes Database
INTERNET TODAY ProQuest Information and Learning has announced the addition of Kluwer Academic Publishers (KAP) and Palgrave Macmillan, Ltd. content to its periodicals databases. The company also announced the completion of the Acta Sanctorum resource...
ProQuest Adds Content, Completes Database. (Internet Today)
ProQuest Information and Learning has announced the addition of Kluwer Academic Publishers (KAP) and Palgrave Macmillan, Ltd. content to its periodicals databases. The company also announced the completion of the Acta Sanctorum resource in electronic...
Providing More Than Just Widgets
Book Review Competitive intelligence can help service businesses expand and flourish Smart Services: Competitive Information Strategies, Solutions and Success Stories for Service Businesses by Deborah C. Sawyer Medford, NJ: CyberAge Books, 2002 ISBN:...
Reinventing MCB University Press
Poynder on Point Can this journal publisher distance itself from its once-controversial reputation? Last year U.K.-based journal publisher MCB University Press changed its name to Emerald-an attempt, some claim, to shed its bad reputation. Certainly...
Reinventing MCB University Press: Can This Journal Publisher Distance Itself from Its Once-Controversial Reputation? (Poynder on Point)
Last year U.K.-based journal publisher MCB University Press changed its name to Emerald--an attempt, some claim, to shed its bad reputation. Certainly the company's record is not unblemished, but has it now reinvented itself? And how does its future...
Reuters Chooses iCopyright Instant Clearance Service for Rights and Permissions
iCopyright.com has announced that Reuters.com, the online presence of the global information, news, and technology group, now offers the iGopyright Instant Clearance Service. By clicking on the iCopyright icon, readers can license, purchase, and receive...
Reuters Chooses iCopyright Instant Clearance Service for Rights and Permissions
iCopyright.com has announced that Reuters.com, the online presence of the global information, news, and technology group, now offers the iCopyright Instant Clearance Service. By clicking on the iCopyright icon, readers can license, purchase, and receive...
Swets Blackwell Announces SwetsnetNavigator Agreements
Swets Blackwell has announced an agreement with Springer-Verlag to provide its SwetsnetNavigator customers with 24-- hour setup turnaround time for the publisher's online content. The company also announced that it will link ABC-CLIO's Historical Abstracts...
Swets Blackwell Announces SwetsnetNavigator Agreements. (Internet Today)
Swets Blackwell has announced an agreement with Springer-Verlag to provide its SwetsnetNavigator customers with 24-hour setup turnaround time for the publisher's online content. The company also announced that it will link ABC-CLIO's Historical Abstracts...
The Difficulty in Switching from Free to Fee
PERSONAL COMPUTING How much would you pay for what you're reading right now? Publishers are continually wrestling with questions about whether or how much to charge readers and how to balance newsstand and subscription revenue with advertising revenue....
The Difficulty in Switching from Free to Fee: How Much Would You Pay for What You're Reading Right Now? (Personal Computing)
Publishers are continually wrestling with questions about whether or how much to charge readers and how to balance newsstand and subscription revenue with advertising revenue. For Web publishers, these questions are of the utmost importance as a...
The Truth about Digital Rights Management
Report from the Field This SIIA panel discussion looked at DRM's role in the content market Content-business insiders filled the audience for "The Truth About Digital Rights Management," a crowded brown-bag lunch session held on September 19 in New York...
The Truth about Digital Rights Management: This SIIA Panel Discussion Looked at DRM's Role in the Content Market. (Report from the Field)
Content-business insiders filled the audience for "The Truth About Digital Rights Management," a crowded brown-bag lunch session held on September 19 in New York by the Software and Information Industry Association (SHA). Moderator Lee Greenhouse kicked...
Using the Lib-Web-Cats Directory
The Systems Librarian This tool can be a big help when selecting a new automation system One of my many library automation tasks is maintaining the lib-webcats directory, which I started about 5 years ago. This site is mainly used by the general public...
Using the Lib-Web-Cats Directory: This Tool Can Be a Big Help When Selecting a New Automation System. (the Systems Librarian)
One of my many library automation tasks is maintaining the lib-web-cats directory, which I started about 5 years ago. This site is mainly used by the general public to find libraries and their catalogs on the Web, but it also serves as a tool for tracking...
What Vendors Can Do for Us Now
Quint's Online Well-marketed certification programs would give everyone a boost With the November edition of this column, we enter the holiday season. Time for all our curly-headed heads to turn to thoughts of gift-giving. What shall it be, what shall...
What Vendors Can Do for Us Now: Well-Marketed Certification Programs Would Give Everyone a Boost. (Quint's Online)
With the November edition of this column, we enter the holiday season. Time for all our curly-headed heads to turn to thoughts of gift-giving. What shall it be, what shall it be? A toy truck for Baby Martha? A toy baby for Baby George? (Political correctness...
Where Is DRM Headed Now?
Report from the Field A daylong Seybold program addressed important rights management issues Ever hear of the toys called Transformers? What starts out looking like a nice, unassuming car turns into a hulking monster with a few twists of its pieces....
Where Is DRM Headed Now? A Daylong Seybold Program Addressed Important Rights Management Issues. (Report from the Field)
Ever hear of the toys called Transformers? What starts out looking like a nice, unassuming car turns into a hulking monster with a few twists of its pieces. Digital rights management (DRM) is the "transformer" of the Information Age. What started...
Xreferplus Heats Up Ready Reference Race
Database Review This database provides wide-ranging content and exceptional cross-referencing This month I'll review a multidisciplinary database that contains the full text of dozens of short-entry reference books from British publishers. If this seems...
Xreferplus Heats Up Ready Reference Race: This Database Provides Wide-Ranging Content and Exceptional Cross-Referencing. (Database Review)
This month I'll review a multidisciplinary database that contains the full text of dozens of short-entry reference books from British publishers. If this seems familiar, it's because in the June 2002 issue (p.14) I reviewed a multidisciplinary database...
ZoneAlarm Pro 3.0
SOFTWARE REVIEW Great protection online with limitations I've tried several firewall/Internet security programs, including ZoneAlarm, which is the free version of ZoneAlarm Pro 3.0, but without all the bells and whistles. I decided to take the plunge...
ZoneAlarm Pro 3.0: Great Protection Online with Limitations. (Software Review)
I've tried several firewall/Internet security programs, including ZoneAlarm, which is the free version of ZoneAlarm Pro 3.0, but without all the bells and whistles. I decided to take the plunge and try the paid version, ZoneAlarm Pro 3.0, which...