During the Q&A of the opening session at PC Forum today, Steve Ward, who is heading up the combined Lenovo/IBM PC company was asked by former IBMer John Patrick about the fate of the vaunted ThinkPad notebook, which many of the attendees were typing on as the panelists spoke. Ward pronounced that "ThinkPads will be forever.
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Following two keynotes, one by Howard Gardner and the other by Andrew Stern, and then Esther Dyson's Q&A with Yahoo's Jerry Yang, education was clearly a hot button amongst the attendees on opening afternoon here at PC Forum.
Howard Gardner, a professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, kicked off PC...
Esther interviewed Chief Yahoo Jerry Yang, getting his thoughts on the tenth anniversary of the company he co-founded. Sounds like he has a good perspective: "The last ten years feels like period of validation, and hopefully for next ten years we will do what we wanted to do ten years ago.
Dan Farber and I are at Esther Dyson's PC Forum in...
The President's Information Technology Advisory Committee (PITAC) has a message for the Federal government.
PetsMobility, Inc. has announced the development of a pet collar with a built-in cell phone.
Fellow ZDNet blogger George Ou lays to rest all the urban legends and myths about wireless LAN security, and presents what he calls the six dumbest ways to set one up. Join the conversation...
A recent post on Russell Shaw's blog called attention to a technical issue with...
Starting Monday, David and I will be posting from Esther Dyson's PC Forum conference in hopefully sunny Scottsdale, Arizona. Stay tuned for our coverage, including some podcasts and live action photos.