Daily Archives: January 10, 2011

Et Tu …

Steve Ballmer is dead at the wheel of M$. He is going nowhere in the “cloud”. He is going nowhere in mobile. He has only been able to sell “7” retail in a monopoly. Feeling the heat, like all dictators … Continue reading

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AMD Painted Into a Corner

AMD has been good for IT. They kept Intel competing on price and performance, somewhat. However: they did an excellent job of developing AMD64 but then neglected 32-bit stuff they neglected low-power computing ARM moved into x86 territory

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Whimpy Phone 7 is a Dog That Eats Bandwidth

Volume rather. People are having MB of network traffic daily coming out of their prepaid plans. Oops. Phoning home is expensive with smart-phones. People really should consider the OS they run. Does it work for the user or against the … Continue reading

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Life on the Edge for Hardware Manufacturers

Manufacturers of components of PCs of all kinds are in a tough spot. OEMs have placed orders for parts for tablet PCs and there is not capacity to produce it all: parts for desktops, notebooks, netbooks, tablets, smart-thingies. To expand … Continue reading

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