Larry Dignan

Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic. He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline. He also served as the East Coast news editor and finance editor at CNET News.com. Larry has covered the technology and financial services industry since 1995, publishing articles in WallStreetWeek.com, Inter@ctive Week, The New York Times, and Financial Planning magazine. He's a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism and the University of Delaware.

Zack Whittaker

Zack Whittaker was the security editor for ZDNet.

Stephanie Condon

Stephanie Condon is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in Portland, Oregon, covering business technology for ZDNet. She previously covered politics for CBSNews.com, as well as the intersection of technology and politics for CNET. Stephanie graduated with a B.A. in communication from Stanford University.

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Amazon, eBay, Google: service providers of the future?

Amazon, eBay, Google: service providers of the future?

Traditional IT service providers appear to be in the best position to lead the IT industry toward the utility computing landscape, but IDC sees things a bit differently; like the potential for some current or unknown players to emerge and disrupt the nature of utility computing. Take for instance, firms with platforms that already deliver on-demand services successfully on a global scale: Amazon, eBay, and Google.

July 21, 2004 by in Amazon

Crippling innovation -- and intelligence

Crippling innovation -- and intelligence

Michael Wertheimer, a former cryptologic mathematician with the National Security Agency, writes in the Washington Post about the need to focus more R&D on gleaning intelligence data from the Internet rather than traditional systems, such as fixed-line and cellular voice communications. The same issue confronts enterprises that don't understand that Internet is spawning disruptive technologies, such as VoIP, grid computing and IP conferencing, that they must invest in to stay competitive.

July 21, 2004 by in Networking

Analyst firm singles out best Wi-Fi chips

Analyst firm singles out best Wi-Fi chips

The world of wireless LAN chip vendors is a crowded one, but according to a recent report from analyst firm Linley Group, there are two that stand out: Atheros Communications, and Marvell Technology Group. The former, because its the hands-down leader in the dual-band 11a/g category, and the latter, because of the excellent range and integration among its 11b and 11g chip sets.

July 20, 2004 by in Processors

New world for journalism, PR and marketing

New world for journalism, PR and marketing

Pioneer blogger and Silicon Valley journalist Dan Gillmor's We the Media (O'Reilly, July 2004) is an enlightening and instructive look at how the Internet and new electronic tools are challenging traditional notions of media and influence. In fact, the horse has left the barn.

July 20, 2004 by in Tech Industry

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