Larry Dignan

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Rachel King is a staff writer for ZDNet based in San Francisco.

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Zack Whittaker writes for ZDNet, CNET, and CBS News. He is based in New York City.

Latest Posts

HP talks with Vera Wang's hands

For the last several quarters, HP has been on a roll. CEO Mark Hurd is credited with turning the company around after the Carly Fiorina era, despite the tawdry pretexting scandal.

April 13, 2007 by Dan Farber


Coming up: Web 2.0 Expo

Next week at Moscone Center West in San Francisco, a crowd of 7,000 to 10,000 people will congregate for the Web 2.0 Expo.

April 13, 2007 by Dan Farber


Work arounds for licensing pain

I got a question from a reader about a licensing issue, I have no idea on, so I thought I'd throw it out here to see what people think and what ideas they have. Here's the lay of the land: William bought a PC a while back that included an OEM license for Windows XP.

April 12, 2007 by Phil Windley


Shai Agassi: Jobless and blogging

After leaving leaving SAP abruptly last month, deciding not to wait many more years before taking on the reins of the company, Shai Agassi has not taken refuge in a cave or disappeared into the Silicon Valley void--he is blogging and plans to focus on climate change and green technologies.  His blog, The Long Tailpipe, with a nod to Chris Anderson, covers enterprise software and alternative energy, two of his passions.

April 12, 2007 by Dan Farber