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Everything you knew about Chromebooks is wrong

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Google’s slow, limited, browser-only, cloud-centric laptop platform is now the most powerful and capable user platform on the planet. Yeah, I said it. Apple fans laugh at this idea, saying that a MacBook Pro can run the Chrome browser and gain all the benefits of a Chromebook, as well as …

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GDPR: What the data companies are offering

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Today is GDPR day, the day the European Union’s (EU’s) General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect. Companies with customers in the EU are bound by the regulation, and there are very stiff fines for non-compliance. GDPR has become mainstream, as evidenced by my 13 year-old son who, as I …

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Technology that changed us: The 1970s, from Pong to Apollo

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On June 26, 1974 in Troy, Ohio, supermarket cashier Sharon Buchanan took a pack of Wrigley’s Juicy Fruit Gum from Clyde Dawson and ran it through her newly installed barcode scanner. Image courtesy of https://www.gs1.org/ In many ways, 1968 was a year of transformation. From the Vietnamese Tet Offensive to …

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7 must-have devices for your smart home office

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A home office has the potential to cut out an expensive time-consuming commute, provide a more relaxed working environment, and allow more control over the working conditions that suit you. Your workstation is no longer restricted to a single desk; audio is free to roam the air, meaning conference calls …

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