New motto: For all of us who have lives, there's Windows.
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.
This article describes the first steps in creating a green screen for the Skype Studio. As a bonus, you'll get to see David's disembodied head.
Since this is a family show, I've replaced my standard body of profane expression with slightly more watered-down variations.
It's that truth of human frailty, manifested in someone so focused on perfection in all things, that truly gives me pause tonight. It takes my breath away. It's just so sad.
Since Apple claims iCloud will be the central hub for the digital lives of a hundred million or so iOS users, they need to be able to prove iCloud will be able to hold up under the demand.
So, as you no doubt know, the iPhone 5 didn't happen. But much of what we expected in the iPhone 5 actually wound up in the iPhone 4S.
Before you rush out and spend your hard-earned cash, I'd like to caution you. There are some good reasons you might NOT want to buy a new Kindle Fire.
Here's a deep dive into the featured thumbnail feature of WordPress and a technique for converting thousands of images into WordPress thumbnail attachments.
Netflix' stock has recently taken some hits, and then, tonight, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, decided to come forth with both a mea culpa and a new name, Qwikster.com. Seriously.
One of the most exciting projects ZDNet columnist David Gewirtz has been working on is building a broadcast-quality video studio for Skype in a 10x9 foot space. Here's the story behind that project.
In a world where customer service is normally a matter of unanswered emails or, at best, incomprehensible accents, it was a refreshing pleasure to work with a company willing and able to help me solve my problem, spend as much time with me as I needed, and do it well after midnight.
Finding mysterious crashing problems is often a big challenge. Read on to learn about a free tool you can use to help find those hidden troubles.
Have you ever wanted to upgrade a heavily modified theme and seamlessly knit all your changes into the new code? Here's how.
Virtually none of the modern, under $1,000 camcorders currently in production can be used as a webcam. Here's one camera that will work.
Since I'm a geek, my life is filled with interesting hacks and projects that let me do more than a normal small business budget would allow.