It seems like only yesterday for the Gen X crowd, but it was 30 years ago that some of the most influential innovations in consumer technology were introduced.
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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It was the perfect combination of compactness, just enough processor power and upgradeability that made it an excellent value for many Mac users. But now I can't recommend it anymore.
All off this gadget tech has potential impact in the enterprise even though it may land with consumers first.
By the end of the decade the Consumer Electronics Show will be no more.
Oh brave new Cloud, that has such technology in it!
Google's latest version of its mobile OS is an improvement, but it's still a resource hog, laggy and highly unstable.
This year more and more CxOs pulled the life support on their own datacenter infrastructure in favor of ever-maturing public and private cloud offerings.
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