Stories by Johan Bostrom

E-mail users losing money to online scams

Nine percent of U.S. Internet users have lost money on e-mail scams, according to a survey of 791 users conducted by market research firm The Radicati Group Inc.

Written by Johan Bostrom12 July 05 21:37

Target marketing via RFID to debut in Seattle

Some cafes and retail stores in Seattle next week will begin individually marketing products and services to bypassers in Seattle using RFID (radio frequency identification) technology.

Written by Johan Bostrom23 May 05 08:33

Emotion-sensing PCs could feel your stress

Computers that can read and respond to human emotions can be more effective and reliable than computers that do not, according to Rosalind Picard, professor and founder of the Affective Computing Research Group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Written by Johan Bostrom22 April 05 07:46

EBay eyes open source for development software

Following a path laid by open source developers, eBay may open up some of its source code in order to quicken the pace of application development and open up new business opportunities.

Written by Johan Bostrom21 Feb. 05 08:00