To be fair, I've only had a few hours to tinker with the new device, but I can already say that there are a bunch of ways the Kindle Fire is better than the iPad.
Part mad scientist, part celebrity author, and part shadowy government advisor, CBS Interactive's Distinguished Lecturer David Gewirtz warps space/time with neat hacks, cool do-it-yourself projects, business survival tips, and commentary that peels paint.
David Gewirtz, Distinguished Lecturer at CBS Interactive, is an author, U.S. policy advisor, and computer scientist. He is featured in the History Channel special The President's Book of Secrets and is a member of the National Press Club.
Fortunately, the soundproofing and sound-sculpting materials work and work quite well. The room is now virtually silent and I've been able to get excellent recording and broadcast sound quality.
So, how many IP devices do you have? I can’t be the only geek with too many.
The one where I learn what a n00b I am with Linux.
It's almost undeniable. By next year, it looks like -- for at least one model -- the Kindle will be free.
Get the inside scoop on the first show's production snags, plus learn more about the design philosophy for the Skype Studio project.
New motto: For all of us who have lives, there's Windows.
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.