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Video: David's adventures at CES

For your viewing pleasure, we've collected more than 20 videos from David's visit to CES. He covers everything Wi-Fi rabbits and tasers to ultra mobile PCs and large LCD and plasma displays.

January 12, 2007 by Dan Farber


Best non-iPhone gadgets of the week

Lost amid the hoopla surrounding Macworld and iPhone has been a bevy of gadgets highlighted by David Berlind in the Testbed at CES. Here are some of my favorites:Samsung releases solid state ultra-mobile Q1 with no moving parts.

January 12, 2007 by


The week that was: CES and Macworld

This week on the Dan & David Show, we talk about the big events of the week--CES and Macworld. David offers highlights from his week in Las Vegas, where he produced about 28 video vignettes on the products and technologies that caught his eye.

January 12, 2007 by Dan Farber


SAP, Oracle under the SOA, on-demand gun

SAP's first fourth quarter miss in seven years has analysts painting a grim picture in the enterprise applications market as new trends such as services oriented architecture (SOA) win out. The picture goes something like this: SAP's big miss in the fourth quarter is likely to give it a small first half deal pipeline, says Pacific Crest analyst Brendan Barnicle.

January 11, 2007 by


If not iPhone, how about Apple iFon?

I offered a few suggestions and a poll for renaming the iPhone in the likelihood that Apple loses its lawsuit with Cisco over rights to use the name. Apple calling the lawsuit "silly"  would indicate that Steve Jobs isn't interested in coming back to the negotiating table with Cisco.

January 11, 2007 by Dan Farber