Since the first beta leak.. well.. since the first pre-beta image leak, Windows 8 has had a mixed reaction. Some believe that the new Metro– or Modern– interface has seriously affected their workflow, whereas some accepted the Start Screen as a welcomed addition and replacement to the cluttered almost 20 year old Start Menu.
It’s a search company, an advertising company, a browser, OS and computer maker, and the leader in wearable computing. Now Google has casually muscled its way into another business: high-end videoconferencing for companies.
As of Thursday, Google will sell you a $999 package unimaginatively called “Chromebox for meetings”. The set-up includes a Chromebox — Google’s answer to the Mac Mini — as well […]
Sometimes, you really have to wonder about Comcast. Sure, they position themselves as a great business (by running a monopoly), but consistently have the worst customer service ratings in the world. The reason for that is simple: they hire people for so little money, and they get what they pay for: employees that are overly […]
A decade ago, we wrote about how Verizon had made an agreement in Pennsylvania in 1994 that it would wire up the state with fiber optic cables to every home in exchange for tax breaks equalling $2.1 billion. In exchange for such a massive tax break, Verizon promised that all homes and businesses would have access to […]