With all eyes on the mobile industry, we forget just how much these devices deprive us of key moments in our lives.
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 with 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.
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Are we so obsessed with failure that we are unable to see the value in a lesson learned for the mobile industry?
With premium alcoholic beverages now an upcharge at all of the airline's $400 per year airport lounges, Delta is in a race to the bottom in treatment of its most valued customers.
What happens after the Waterloo, Ontario-based mobile device company ceases to exist?
Customize your own Moto X? A Lumia 920 in your choice of fab plastic? Or perhaps a new iPhone 5C? Meh. I need something that can withstand the rigors of daily business and travel without putting an ugly, bulky case on it.
Computing Convergence, driven by an overwhelming desire in the future to reduce cost, consolidate form factors and enterprise infrastructure will be backed up with services running on powerful Clouds.
Jason Perlow needed to know just one thing: Was his address serviceable? More than one hour of call center sales talk later, he got his answer.
OOMA's solution for small businesses is a multi-line subscriber VOIP service with a corporate-class call attendant and integrated voicemail that's affordable and easy to use.
Looking for a way to wirelessly control all the lights in your home from your smartphone or tablet? Check out the AIRcable SmartDimmer.
My best advice to everyone who is potentially threatened by Cloud-based automation and datacenter elimination is to get thee some new skills. Quickly.
Logitech's H820e/H650e VOIP-quality headsets and C930e webcam brings crystal clear voice and enterprise-grade video conferencing to teleworkers and mobile professionals on a budget.
While there will always almost certainly be a niche market for professional grade cameras for specific applications and works of significant artistic merit, the DSLR's bread and butter market no longer needs or even wants to carry these beasts anymore.
Jason Perlow gives you his picks for the best BBQ and grilling tech/accessories for the July 4th weekend and the summer ahead.
How many of these darned things do I really need to run?
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