Just when Blu-ray thought it had clear sailing, a tempest has risen in the East: China Blue Hi-definition Disk (CBHD). Toshiba has licensed its HD DVD to them and it will be the unit world leader in HD optical technology in just 12 months.
Storage is what makes a computer your computer. Robin Harris writes about storage and other tech with a focus on the SOHO/SMB market. And fun stuff, too, like PS3 supercomputers and Google's technology.
Robin Harris is Chief Analyst at TechnoQWAN LLC, based in Sedona, Arizona. He has over 30 years in the IT industry, including DEC and Sun, and degrees from Yale and the Wharton School.
Ricardo Bilton writes for ZDNet's The ToyBox.
The NYTimes' David Pogue suggests that its time for the telcos to give up their lucrative and time wasting instructions:At the tone, please record your message. When you have finished recording, you may hang up, or press 1 for more options.
I like my toys. Dual monitors on a quad-core, 12 GB Mac Pro.
Attention MSmart shoppers. Wintel's results are in the toilet and Apple's surpassed estimates.
E-passports not only threaten your personal safety traveling, the RFID chips are easy to clone and fake. How easy?
You're strolling in the south if France when a van stops, men burst out and in seconds hustle you into the van. "American scum!
Google's latest announcement is good news for all computer users. It helps loosen Microsoft's death grip on the PC market and promises lower prices, higher reliability and smarter design.
Cash, currency and coins, is a store of value. In the US, "legal tender for all debts, public and private.
After the Vista fiasco, Microsoft owes its long-suffering customers more than a "screaming deal." They're owed an apology from Steve Ballmer - and a free copy of Vista SP3 Windows 7.
Someone hired the PR/lobbying firm Corporate Advocates to bite back at Storage Bits. Their message: the Harris Poll on Blu-ray was wrong about the number of homes with Blu-ray players.