Profile of Michael Singer
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Articles by Michael Singer
posted in March 2007
Bruise it slightly, perhaps. But seriously, would you or your company buy a Linux PC from Dell this year? How much would you pay for support?
IBM's marketing campaigns have come a long way since the '80s. Anyone here get a teary-eyed nostalgic feeling thinking about the old Charlie Chaplin series? No? Me neither.
Lord knows, getting any kind of breakthrough innovation in the computer hardware sector is like working at Dunkin' Donuts ... so many variations using pretty much the same materials again and again.
Here we go again. The content kings beating up on the messenger. This time, however, I blame the lawyers.
Java's reign as the leader on handsets and other mobile devices may get a serious run for its money this year if more carriers start adopting Adobe's Flash Lite.
Apparently there are redeeming social qualities in purely entertaining games such as Grand Theft Auto, Bully and the Sims, or so says Georgia Institute of Technology professor Ian Bogost... and the government should take note.
The company comes out of stealth mode with a developer's kit to help build products that use thoughts and emotions to control a computer instead of a keyboard or joystick.
Massive multiplayer online game developer NCsoft backs the open-source platform that will become available under a GPL license in the coming months.