Andrew Nusca

Former editor

Andrew Nusca is a former writer-editor for ZDNet and contributor to CNET. He is also the former editor of SmartPlanet, ZDNet's sister site about innovation. He writes about business, technology and design now but used to cover finance, fashion and culture. He was an intern at Money, Men's Vogue, Popular Mechanics and the New York Daily News. He is a graduate of New York University and Columbia University. He also happens to be a reformed rock drummer who digs food, cities, words and neckties. He is based in New York.

Andrew Nusca does not hold any investments in the companies he covers.

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Are we falling out of love with the Dell Adamo?

Are we falling out of love with the Dell Adamo?

Next Friday marks the four-month anniversary of the proper debut of Dell's Adamo luxury ultraportable laptop, and it occurred to me recently that Dell hasn't done much since then to promote or reposition the ultra-premium notebook.What happened?

July 7, 2009 by in Dell

Dell offers PC that packs 192GB of DDR3 RAM [not a typo]

Dell offers PC that packs 192GB of DDR3 RAM [not a typo]

A largely-ignored detail of Dell's big server announcement this week is of its new desktop computer that can be upgraded to sport as much as 192GB of DDR3 RAM.The Precision T7500 workstation sports, count 'em, 12 memory slots, each of which can take a PC10600 stick of up to 16GB at 1333 MHz, reports Computerworld.

March 27, 2009 by in Dell

Thinner, lighter, cheaper: Will Dell's Adamo out-air the Macbook Air?

Thinner, lighter, cheaper: Will Dell's Adamo out-air the Macbook Air?

New York Times Bits blogger Ashlee Vance noted today that a recent dig through Dell’s trademarks revealed the names "Adamo" and "Adamo by Dell," which cover computer hardware, including possibly desktops and laptops.Not to mention an ominous placeholder website for the product-to-be:Is Dell on a mission to out-air the Macbook Air?

December 18, 2008 by in Dell

Would you buy a Dell smartphone?

Would you buy a Dell smartphone?

Wired's Priya Ganapati has indicated that PC behemoth Dell may be readying its own smartphone to arrive as early as next month. Some analysts posit that Dell could make an announcement at 3GSM or the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona in mid-February of this year.

January 14, 2009 by in Dell