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Global Editor in Chief of @TechRepublic and Global Longform Editor of @ZDNet at @CBSi. Co-author of @FollowtheGeeks.

How TV apps are about to remake the small screen and unleash a new land grab

zdnet.com — As fast as the technology industry moves, some things still take forever. Apps on TVs are the latest example. This has been an arena filled empty promises, false starts, and lame efforts.
Nov 22, 2015

How TV apps are about to remake the small screen and unleash a new land grab zd.net/1HgPMnV pic.twitter.com/ea7fB0NW0q

Just how big is iPad Pro? Photos next to 25 cool things

techrepublic.com — The iPad Pro is a bit overly enthusiastic. To understand how gargantuan it is, check out these selfies of iPad Pro next to some of our favorite geeky things, past and present.

Tech's dirtiest little secret: Sometimes we agree to go backward

zdnet.com — The technology world talks incessantly about progress, but even with some of the best products we sacrifice great features in the name of progress. Here's why, and some big examples.
Oct 26, 2015

RT @ZDNet: Tech's dirtiest little secret: Sometimes we agree to go backward zd.net/1H3tArz via @ZDNet & @jasonhiner https://t.co/V…

Oct 26, 2015

Just appeared on @TechNews2Night talking best features killed in tech products (based on: zd.net/1H3tArz). pic.twitter.com/qMeGZQ9eau

Artificial intelligence: Should we be as terrified as Elon Musk and Bill Gates?

zdnet.com — Elon Musk and Bill Gates have been as fearless as any entrepreneurs and innovators of the past half century. They have eaten big risks for breakfast and burped out billions of dollars afterward. But today, both are terrified of the same thing: Artificial intelligence.
Oct 23, 2015

RT @ZDNet: Artificial intelligence: Should we be as terrified as Elon Musk and Bill Gates? zd.net/1GPZvM0 @jasonhiner pic.twitter.com/Adpg2xXjE5

The Surface Strikes Back: TechRepublic Podcast, episode 13

techrepublic.com — Following closely on the heels of Apple and Google announcements of more productivity-centered tablets-the iPad Pro and the Pixel C-Microsoft fired back with the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book. Speaking of firing back, Google countered Facebook Instant Articles and the Apple News app by announcing a new open technology alliance to accelerate the mobile web and keep it open.

Seven big tech acquisitions to watch for in 2009

zdnet.com — In this economy, cash is king. Since in the end of 2008, big tech companies have been stuffing cash under their mattresses in case the current recession goes longer and deeper than expected. Even companies with strong balance sheets have been cutting costs, laying off workers, and scaling back projects in order to build up their war chests.

TechRepublic is covering the nexus of innovation at IdeaFestival 2015 this week

techrepublic.com — Every autumn, IdeaFestival brings together some of the world's most prescient thinkers, authors, academics, engineers, entrepreneurs, artists, leaders, and innovators for an event that explores the future of technology, innovation, creativity, and society. TechRepublic will be there again this year as one of the media sponsors of IdeaFestival 2015 and will be posting articles all week about the most interesting topics for technologists and business professionals.

Introducing Hope Reese, TechRepublic's newest staff writer

techrepublic.com — I'm very pleased to introduce a new member of the TechRepublic editorial team whose byline is about to start popping up on a daily basis. Hope Reese has joined the team as a Staff Writer and she will immediately add a lot to our coverage with her experience in both feature writing and interviewing some of the world's best thinkers and innovators.
Sep 29, 2015

Introducing Hope Reese, TechRepublic's newest staff writer tek.io/1VkO4Ip ...and follow her at @hope_reese! pic.twitter.com/uk3apIT4bL

The iPhone vs. Android episode: The TechRepublic Podcast, episode 12

techrepublic.com — Google is about to announce its latest Nexus devices while the Apple iPhone 6s and 6s+ are now roaming the streets. We look at what these latest devices say about the state of the smartphone market and the current wisdom of the iPhone vs. Android debate.

Video: Intel's IoT chief explains how cloud compute will enable next-gen IoT

zdnet.com — At the Intel Developer Forum, ZDNet caught up with Intel's Jonathan Ballon, GM and VP of the Internet of Things division, about Intel's vision of how the cloud is powering the next generation of IoT.
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Nov 28, 2015

To better understand challenges in US government (and 2016 election) you should read the Federalist Papers. No Joke! thomas.loc.gov/home/histdox/f…

Nov 28, 2015

Listen to the free sample of the @FollowtheGeeks audiobook... twitter.com/followthegeeks…

Nov 28, 2015

RT @Booksmith: If you enjoyed a good book and you're a woman, the critics think you're wrong | Jennifer Weiner gu.com/p/4ef3v/stw

Nov 28, 2015

RT @micnews: Tips on how to be productive, from the tech titans who know (presented by #PCDoesWhat) bit.ly/1PONVtf pic.twitter.com/Z4jSbYIRuD

Nov 28, 2015

Real reason Twitter removed share counts: They were getting dwarfed by Facebook likes (unfairly, Twitter believed). twitter.com/journalismfest…

Nov 27, 2015

RT @followthegeeks: Need reading material for your holiday break? Pre-order the ebook of @FollowthGeeks: followthegeeksbook.com/pre-order/ pic.twitter.com/3BO3vLsHLk

Nov 27, 2015

RT @newtontalk: A photo of an iPad Pro next to an original Newton MessagePad. You’re welcome. techrepublic.com/pictures/ipad-… /via @techrepublic & @jasonhiner

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