Stories by Stacy Collett

Outsourcing guide: Malaysia

The Malaysian government aspires to build the country of 22 million people in the image of Singapore's exceptional technology success. It has invested US$10 billion in two high-tech parks — Cyberjaya and Putrajaya — as part of its Multimedia Super Corridor project to attract international business.


When job seekers sit down for an interview with John Golden, chief technology officer at CNA Insurance, he sometimes hits them with this question: "You're stuck in traffic. What do you do?"

Y2K Evangelist Seeks To Cash in His URL for $1M

After six years of creating awareness of possible Year 2000 glitches as the result of the date rollover from 1999 to 2000, Canadian computer consultant Peter de Jager says his work is nearly done and he's ready to cash in his URL.

New SGI CEO says he'll stick with turnaround plan

Silicon Graphics Inc.'s new chairman and CEO, Robert Bishop, said he'll continue with the turnaround strategy laid out by Richard Belluzzo, who abruptly resigned on Monday, leaving the company scrambling for a replacement.