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Thursday, June 12, 2008 13:06 PM

Astroturf

The McCain campaign is awarding points to supporters who post comments touting the candidate on blogs. "Select from the numerous web, blog and news sites listed here, go there, and make your opinions supp....

Wednesday, June 11, 2008 15:06 PM

What the iPhone SDK doesn't do

Jonathan Zittrain worries that the creativity that has fueled the development of the net is endangered by closed appliances like the iPhone and walled gardens like Facebook. Technologies that allow people ....

Tuesday, June 10, 2008 10:06 AM

Net gains

Our theme today seems to be all Ben Worthen, all the time...but he's got some pretty pictures that reinforce one of my favorite ideas: the interwebs aren't grinding to a halt, because the folks who run the....

Tuesday, June 10, 2008 10:06 AM

The End of Microsoft?

Could Microsoft die in the next 10 years? Possibly. Here's why. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer made some noise recently when he predicted the demise of newspapers by 2018. "There will be no media consumption ....

Tuesday, June 10, 2008 09:06 AM

iPhone: Open for Business

OMG! New iPhone!! It is kind of a big deal. Worthen of the WSJ: "[W]ith each announcement, the list of reasons to keep the iPhone out of the office gets smaller and smaller. Jobs said today that 35% of ....

Thursday, June 05, 2008 10:06 AM

Cautionary tale

I was reading our slideshow on the adoption of emerging technologies, and I thought about one of the most important stories in Vanity Fair's oral history of the net -- the one where AT&T repeatedly snubs t....

Wednesday, June 04, 2008 15:06 PM

History of the internet

Vanity Fair publishes an oral history of the internet. I found the sections devoted to the early years to be fascinating, right up through the development of TCP (full disclosure: I was a minor contributo....

Wednesday, June 04, 2008 10:06 AM

Valedictory

Bill Gates gives his final keynote speech as MSFT chairman. "Your desk won't just have a computer on it, it will have a computer in it. And your whiteboard will be intelligent. You can walk up, take infor....

Wednesday, June 04, 2008 09:06 AM

Rethinking data portability

At first I thought the danger posed by open access to social networks involved a fresh flood of pictures of Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan, which the world just does not need, but there are more serious is....

Tuesday, June 03, 2008 14:06 PM

Add Another Biz/Tech Exec to McCain's Veep List

It's a Beltway custom every four years: endless speculatation about who will be picked to run with each party's presidential nominee. And in recent weeks, a number of tech-savvy executives have been mentio....

Tuesday, June 03, 2008 11:06 AM

Is Demand Overburdening IT Shops?

Most CIOs would agree that there's certainly a lot of waste created by excessive demand on their IT shops. And, surely, many of those demands can be met by leveraging existing systems. (Let's not forget, t....

Tuesday, June 03, 2008 10:06 AM

Metering the last mile

Time Warner Cable is testing metered internet usage in Texas. Arrington has a smart take: "The entire model lies in stark contrast to the competitive markets set up in South Korea and elsewhere, and it's....

Monday, June 02, 2008 10:06 AM

As we were saying...

"Contrary to popular belief, female scientists, engineers, and technologists exist in large numbers but are abandoning their professions in droves. The Athena Factor, a new Harvard Business Review Research....

Friday, May 30, 2008 14:05 PM

Twitter and its Discontents

Twitter's woes continue, and it's getting ugly: "A business that blames its best users is one that's in trouble. Serious trouble." Critics who say Scoble is being overly-sensitive about a dry technology po....

Thursday, May 29, 2008 14:05 PM

State of the Net

Akamai releases a State of the Internet report (PDF here, summary here). The US is a global leader in terms of attacks on the net, and a laggard among developed nations in terms of high-speed access. May....

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