The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Premier 100 IT Leader Stuart Kippelman also answers questions on career growth.
By Stuart Kippelman | 04 March, 2014 12:58
More and more for Windows users, there's no OS like an old OS.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 24 February, 2014 17:46
While clinging to the 11-year-old OS after Microsoft issues its last security patch in April is defensible, the security risks are going to keep mounting.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 18 February, 2014 16:03
While the path-to-mastery pattern is conceptually simple, successfully executing it requires courage, perseverance and patience.
By Thornton A. May | 10 February, 2014 11:38
When two parties are in conflict, they don't have to agree in order to respect and learn from each other's perspective.
By Paul Glen | 06 February, 2014 14:08
The choice of Satya Nadella as CEO suggests that the consumer-market party is over for the company, as it turns its attention to the unglamorous world of infrastructure.
By Jonny Evans | 05 February, 2014 12:28
Google hasn't been anyone's idea of an ethical beacon in recent years.
By Ron Miller | 03 February, 2014 15:25
Microsoft appears to be backing off on its biggest user interface fiasco since Microsoft Bob: In the Windows 8.1 update, the desktop rather than Metro reportedly will be the default interface.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 31 January, 2014 22:42
Yes, Windows 8's been a failure. It's been worse than Vista. But is the solution really to push out a new operating system in double-quick time?
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 16 January, 2014 16:26
What went wrong? The answer could keep your IT team from a similar design fiasco.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 13 January, 2014 11:36
By Dave Gruber | 07 January, 2014 20:59
Could the Chromebook knock out Windows on the desktop? Don't bet against it.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 02 January, 2014 20:04
Rumors about Apple building a very large iPad have been unavoidable for seven months. But does a giant iPad make sense?
By Mike Elgan | 28 December, 2013 12:03
This tool helps with a lot more than telling you at a glance about the threats you face.
By J.F. Rice | 03 December, 2013 17:24
Even as he heads to the door, Ballmer is changing how Microsoft will run for years to come.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 02 December, 2013 11:33
In the life of every device, there's a moment when you wonder whether it's finally obsolete. If you're wondering that about the original iPad, columnist Michael deAgonia has some advice.
By Michael deAgonia | 15 November, 2013 19:15
Is Windows 8.1 better than Windows 8? Yes. Is it any good? No.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols | 04 November, 2013 10:05
For the CIO job, things are going to get bigger, better and different on a massive scale.
By Thornton A. May | 21 October, 2013 10:04
Alan Mulally is a savvy manager and a smart engineer. But Microsoft's big problem is vision, and that's where Mulally falls short.
By Preston Gralla | 21 October, 2013 10:04