Is this how you work? Then don't get angry at your OEM when they invalidate your warranty when you send your PC in for service.
Irreverent, unapologetically arrogant and uncensored, IT Professional Services industry veteran Jason Perlow muses on a cornucopia of topics on all matters of Information Technology.
Jason Perlow, Sr. Technology Editor at ZDNet, is a technologist with over two decades of experience integrating large heterogeneous multi-vendor computing environments in Fortune 500 companies. Jason is currently a Partner Technology Strategist with Microsoft Corp. His expressed views do not necessarily represent those of his employer.
Fresh off the Interwebs, here's a Tech Broiler video tour of the latest build of Chrome OS.
The new Roku Channel Store, which is being rolled out to all Roku devices, will greatly expand the capabilities of the $99 set-top on-demand streaming device.Late Sunday night, Roku announced that its players would now have a "Channel Store", much like the "App Store" on other popular Internet-enabled devices such as the iPhone and Android-based phones.
Android 2.0 on the Verizon DROID Smartphone is indeed sophisticated, but for a new user can also be daunting or even overwhelming. Here's my first installment in what I think will be a series of Tips and Tricks posts related to Android.
Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I discuss the dwindling IT employment landscape, my experiences with the Motorola/Verizon DROID, the Google Chrome OS developer code release, Ken's recent interview with Richard Stallman, and we interview Victor DeMarines of V.i.
As you may be aware, one of the earliest complaints from new DROID owners is that the camera under performed when compared with other smartphone cameras, such as the iPhone's or the BlackBerry Bold's, particularly as it related to sharpness and focus.Apparently, it has been discovered that this problem was related to a strange firmware bug that only manifests itself during a specific time cycle.
A number of preview videos released by Google of Chrome OS for its November 18, 2009 Open House.
The Verizon/Motorola DROID is by far the most powerful and versatile smartphone I have yet encountered. My first week with the device was one of joy, adapting to the learning curve of the Android OS, and understanding the device's limitations.
In Google Maps, Try to drive to Whole Foods in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, and you'll be teleported 11 miles to the west to IKEA in Paramus, New Jersey. AWESOME, right?
Send your own ElfYourself eCardsThe JibJab guys and OfficeMax are back with the "Elf Yourself" video e-Holiday cards, this time with new Hip-Hop, Disco and Country Music elf dances as well as the "Traditional". Simply allow the site to authorize with your FaceBook account, choose a profile picture, and let the twisted JibJab folks do all the work.