IDG Contributor Network: Microsoft Surface Go: rethinking the millennial laptop/tablet and creating an IT bridge product

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3289148/microsoft/microsoft-surface-go-rethinking-the-millennial-laptoptablet-and-creating-an-it-bridge-product.html#tk.rss_all This week Microsoft (disclosure: Microsoft is a client of the author) announced the Microsoft Surface Go. This is an original iPad sized Surface product with a base price of … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: Lenovo vs. Asus vs. Apple iPad: Approaching the ideal Always Connected PC

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3285911/windows-pcs/lenovo-vs-asus-vs-apple-ipad-approaching-the-ideal-always-connected-pc.html#tk.rss_all  [Disclosure: Microsoft and Lenovo are both clients of the author.] I’m fascinated with the Always Connected PC concept largely because it tries to meet the need that the iPad … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: The Clipper Race for Your Life and the Future of rugged computers

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3284067/windows-pcs/the-clipper-race-for-your-life-and-the-future-of-rugged-computers.html#tk.rss_all We don’t talk about rugged laptops very much, largely because these machines are almost exclusively used by a unique group of individuals: military personnel, first responders, law enforcement, petrochemical … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: AI Windows patching, a new HoloLens and Office updates: the changes they are a-coming

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3282804/microsoft/ai-windows-patching-a-new-hololens-and-office-updates-the-changes-they-are-a-coming.html#tk.rss_all This last week had a couple of interesting changes announced and rumored from Microsoft (disclosure Microsoft is a client of the author). The first was some needed changes to … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: Microsoft’s new Surface Hub 2: potential game changer for conference rooms

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3274567/videoconferencing/microsoft-s-new-surface-hub-2-potential-game-changer-for-conference-rooms.html#tk.rss_all The idea of collaborative screens for conference rooms has been bouncing around for some time. The promise of integrating video conferencing and digital white boards into a single offering … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: HoloLens and anticipating the next big smartphone/PC-converged solution

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3271434/smartphones/hololens-and-anticipating-the-next-big-smartphone-pc-converged-solution.html#tk.rss_all It’s becoming increasingly clear to me that the market is getting ready to pivot to the next big computing experience. I’m convinced we don’t need two or three separate … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: Dell Wyse 5070 vs the Always Connected PC: redefining the desktop in parts

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3269418/windows-pcs/dell-wyse-5070-vs-the-always-connected-pc-redefining-the-desktop-in-parts.html#tk.rss_all This past week has been fascinating for me. I got my hands on my first Always Connected PC laptop made by Asus. And then Dell [a client of the … Read more

IDG Contributor Network: The promise and the power of the business-focused IBM Watson digital assistant

Full Article : Computerworld – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3268832/digital-assistants/the-promise-and-the-power-of-the-business-focused-ibm-watson-digital-assistant.html#tk.rss_all Digital assistants may be all the rage, but just like the iPod was when it launched—compared to the iPhone which it evolved into—they are a pale image of their … Read more