The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
International Business Machines--that's IBM to you and me--reached an impressive milestone this week: The company turned 100 years old. That longevity is impressive, but many American companies have become institutions. Ford Motors is almost 110 years old, US Steel is also at the 110 year mark, and Sears, Roebuck and Co. is 125 years old this year!
By Peter Suciu | 18 June, 2011 05:23
Linux-based plug computers such as the Sheevaplug have been drawing fresh attention for some time already, but on Monday MimoMonitors launched the new MimoPlug, a tiny, cube-shaped contender that's designed as a desktop PC alternative for cloud computing applications.
By Katherine Noyes | 14 June, 2011 03:43
This week both Apple and HP made new computing platforms available. Both the MacBook Air and the HP Slate had been the subject of months of rumors and speculation, and now they're both here. A business professional in the market for a portable computing device could conceivably consider either, so let's look at how they compare.
By Tony Bradley | 24 October, 2010 00:23
For now, the Apple iPad still stands alone in the tablet arena, but the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Tab is impending, and many are anxiously awaiting the Android tablet. Unfortunately, for all its formidable features and functions, the Galaxy Tab misses the mark on pricing -- and that will be the Achilles heel that prevents the tablet from reaching its potential.
By Tony Bradley | 12 October, 2010 06:58
Good citizens of technological America, this story is not for you.
By Christopher Null | 02 November, 2010 01:21
The Samsung Galaxy Tab will be available soon in the United States through all four major wireless carriers.
By Tony Bradley | 19 September, 2010 03:24
If Google is planning to launch a tablet device in the near future, it should bypass its embryonic Chrome OS and instead go with Android, the company's other mobile operating system that's taking the smartphone market by storm.
By Jeff Bertolucci | 20 August, 2010 08:23