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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C3, WinFS return to womb, Microsoft unified communication, Xeon 5100 and more...

This week on The Dan & David Show, David calls in from Katz's Deli in New York City while he attended the C3 Expo (not much news). We discuss the fate of the much anticipated WinFS file system, Microsoft's unified communications suite (coming sometime next year), CompUSA and NetSuite, the ongoing Intel/AMD competition for the fastest and coolest chips and RSS as the new Intranet protocol.

June 28, 2006 by Dan Farber


Process is the key to voting security

Yesterday I used the new touch-screen voting systems for the first time. My initial reaction was that they were easy to use and very clear about what was happening at each stage.

June 28, 2006 by Phil Windley


An audio tour of C3's show floor

It's always hard to figure out how to dive into a trade show.  Do you go the appointment route and schedule nothing but back to back appointments who send you invitations ahead of time?

June 28, 2006 by David Berlind


At C3 Expo in NYC today

I'm fresh off the Delta Shuttle  from Boston and sitting in the press room at C3 Expo (Corporate and Channel Computing) at the Javits Center on New York City's West Side (photo of a dead show floor shown below).  I'm also fully loaded with gear for some multimedia coverage.

June 27, 2006 by David Berlind


WinFS: Returned to its womb?

In writing WinFS R.I.P., my fellow ZDNet blogger Marc Orchant devotes sufficient text and linkage to what to many appears to be the death of WinFS: the supposedly revolutionary new Windows file system that Microsoft can't seem to shrink wrap and get out the door.

June 26, 2006 by David Berlind