Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I talk about the new SONY e-book reader launch, Apple's Snow Leopard Mac OS X Update, The status of the UNIX copyrights and speak with Jeff Ready, CEO of SCALE Computing, which sells commodity hardware for clustered scalable storage using open source software.Click Here to Listen to the August 28, 2009 Frugal Friday Podcast.
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.
Listen to the audio podcast with John Cohn from Discovery Channel's "The Colony"
RapidRepair.com tears down the SONY Playstation 3 "Slim"
SONY's new Touch and Pocket e-book readers have great industrial design and functionality, but the big take away is the open standards the company is now embracing.
Stardock's free Fences utility brings the sanity of icon and program management back to Windows.
SPAM is Luncheon Meat. "spam" or "Spam" is unsolicited bulk marketing emails. Got it?
Frugal Friday: Getting Stuck in a Bar Ditch, Talkback Rage, "The Colony", Moonlight 2.0, Microsoft Interoperability, Opengear
Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I discuss the complexities of getting stuck in Bar Ditches, Rabid Talkbacks, Discovery Channel's "The Colony" , the Beta release of Moonlight 2.0, improving interoperability trends from Microsoft, and talk with Todd Rychecky, Vice President of North American Operations for Opengear, the Open Source console management company.
Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I talk to Ward Ralston, Senior Technical Product Manager for Microsoft's Windows Server division about the many new features and improvements in Windows Server 2008 R2Click to listen to the Windows Server 2008 R2 Podcast.
Digital Signing of email doesn't need to be a major chore using PC operating systems and webmail sites, but it is.
Frugal Networker Ken Hess and I talk to Kenon Owens, Technical Product Manager for Microsoft's Integrated Virtualization Team about the new Microsoft Systems Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 release.Click Here to listen to the Systems Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 Podcast.