Articles by Karen Kaplan



Computer Glitch Strands 20,000 at L.A. Airport

  • 13 August 07
  • LOS ANGELES TIMES
LOS ANGELES -- More than 20,000 international passengers were stranded for hours at Los Angeles International Airport on Saturday, waiting on airplanes and in packed customs halls while a malfunctioning computer system prevented U.S. officials from processing the travelers' entry into the country.

The Ideal Poison for Espionage

  • 11 January 07
  • LOS ANGELES TIMES
The first signs of contamination were the traces of radiation on the laboratory desk of Israeli physicist Dror Sadeh, who was experimenting with an exotic radioisotope called polonium-210.

Microsoft President Steps Down

  • 05 April 02
  • LOS ANGELES TIMES
Microsoft Corp. announced an unexpected shake-up in its management structure Wednesday that includes the resignation of president and chief operating officer Rick Belluzzo just 14 months after he assumed the posts.

PC Makers No Longer Fear Microsoft

Net Incubator Seeks $300M in IPO

Feud Delays New Era in Internet Governance

A Plan to Govern Web World

AT&T Plans Cutback of 40,000 Jobs