Macs have been more then just a technology, they've been part of our lives for 30 years now. Here's a brief, personal history of Macs as I, and many of my fellow ZDNet and technology writers, have seen it for more than a generation.
Over the years I've learned that having some well-designed kit close to hand can make all the difference during an emergency (small or large). Here's a look at some of the tech-related kit that I've found most useful over the years.
Want more speed? These performance tips will work for any PC running Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8.
Exploring this Debian GNU/Linux derivative that is tightly focused on security analysis and penetration testing - and it comes with a mind-boggling array of utilities for that pupose.
[CORRECTION - Page 7] The keyboard case for the iPhone 5/5S looks and feels a lot like a BlackBerry keyboard. You get a great keyboard, but you pay a big price or two.
Here's a tongue-in-cheek look at the similarities and quirks shared by some of this year's crop of Academy Award-nominated films and a handful of top-tier tech stocks and their leaders.
All web browsers are not created equal. Each of the top six browsers has a unique killer feature.
Having a clear out of your old tech? Turn your hardware and gadgets into something geeky and awesome.
It seems that Bluetooth earpieces have gone the way of the PND, but with larger smartphones and more people using their phones for audio I think we may see well-designed hardware coming back into fashion.
Christmas is over and done with, but many of us are left with the bill. What apps are on the market to help you ration your expenses?
The ultrathin iPad Air is tailor made for a good keyboard. These are the best so far.
Infamous security researcher Felix "FX" Lindner exposed Lawful Interception surveillance systems as easy to detect, derail, and maliciously exploit at European hacking conference 30c3.
If you've started the new year with the resolution to go to the gym, while this might not stick, a number of apps on the market can help you make small, healthier changes to your lifestyle.
We have a look at some hot products which did not live up to the hype after launching at CES. Some were simply far ahead of their time.
The iPad is a great device for media and to fully enjoy it I prefer to prop it up with a case. STM Bags makes several cases for the iPad Mini with Retina display and I had the chance to test a couple.