Larry Dignan

Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic.

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Autonomy and Zantaz pursue dark matter

Yesterday I wrote about Orchestria, software that provides policy management for messages and Web and file activity to prevent data leakage and ensure corporate governance and compliance with regulatory and corporate standards. I described this class of software as bring more fine-grained controls to unstructured data, the dark matter flowing through enterprises.

July 3, 2007 by Dan Farber


iPhone descending a staircase

Our friends at TechRepublic provide step-by-step instructions for disassembling an iPhone and, importantly, putting in back together again. I don't recommend you try this at home with your precious iPhone, but the photo gallery is worth a look as we head into the July 4th holiday in the U.

July 3, 2007 by Dan Farber


Last note on iPhone mania

The iPhone is a grand step forward in computing by all reports, including from some of those who were skeptics. It's an elegant combination of Mac, iPod, camera, video player, browser, text messenger, cell phone that fits in your pocket.

July 2, 2007 by Dan Farber


Google officially picks up GrandCentral

Google said Monday it officially acquired GrandCentral Communications, a voice communications services company that allows you to integrate phone numbers and voice mailboxes into one Web account.Here's what Google had to say:We think GrandCentral's technology fits well into Google's efforts to provide services that enhance the collaborative exchange of information between our users.

July 2, 2007 by