The bottom line is this: to do real work with real computers you need a real operating system. You need Windows. Nothing else, really, will do.
David Gewirtz warps space/time with neat hacks, cool do-it-yourself projects, business survival tips, and commentary that peels paint.
In addition to hosting the ZDNet Government and ZDNet DIY-IT blogs, CBS Interactive's Distinguished Lecturer David Gewirtz is an author, U.S. policy advisor and computer scientist. He is featured in The History Channel special The President's Book of Secrets, is one of America's foremost cyber-security experts, and is a top expert on saving and creating jobs. He is also director of the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute as well as the founder of ZATZ Publishing. David is a member of FBI InfraGard, the Cyberwarfare Advisor for the International Association for Counterterrorism & Security Professionals, a columnist for The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security, and has been a regular CNN contributor, and a guest commentator for the Nieman Watchdog of the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University. He is the author of Where Have All the Emails Gone?, the definitive study of email in the White House, as well as How To Save Jobs and The Flexible Enterprise, the classic book that served as a foundation for today's agile business movement.
If you're using a ton of S3 space, your bill's going down next month. Even if you're not using a ton of space, your bill is probably going down. Can't beat that with a stick.
There are a number of challenges when setting up lighting for green screen in a small studio space. Here's how DIY-IT's David Gewirtz solved them for his Skype Studio project.
This is the comprehensive guide to the DIY-IT projects. If you're working on a DIY project of your own, this is a good place to start.
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I'm having a crisis of faith. I can't stand contact managers. Whether you call them CRM systems or contact managers, they all seem to be stuck in the land time forgot.
Nah, it couldn't be, could it? It couldn't be my branny-new iPhone killing my network. Could it? Really?
Our elderly don't seem to get that the threats we have today are very different from the threats they've known all their lives. Our elderly are enormous targets of opportunity for criminals.
To all of you out there, thank you. Truly and sincerely, thank you.
Rumors of my Kindle Fire's death have been greatly exaggerated. I hope these tips and links will help you if you run into an apparently dead device.
Well, here goes. You fanbois out there, holster your arrows. I'm gonna do this one snark-free.
Isn't it time Apple just put iTunes out of our misery and killed the blasted thing off?
Would you take the easy path and go with a workable, if uninspiring iPhone 4GS? Or, would you take a chance on the wild world of malware and go with Android?
Sure, Google's got products and services we all use, but Google, these days, often seems more Borg and less don't-be-evil.
Should you get an Android tablet like the Galaxy Tab or, well, an Android-based tablet like the Kindle Fire? Read this article to find out.