Ben Charny

Did The Google Do It?

A Dell Computer spokesman was unable Friday to confirm whether it was a Dell-made laptop that exploded last week in Japan.Photos of the incident, plus an eyewitness account, were...

The World Cup Runs Over Google

Google can't be a big fan of FIFA's World Cup, the month-long futbol extravaganza.The reason? Hundreds of millions of people are watching the matches on television, and hundreds of...

The Google ‘Mud Geyser’ Moves On

Dearest Bleacher Creatures:It's about the comments you leave below the postings on this blog.I've occasionally written some dumb stuff, so I expect a good whacking by those choosing to...

Get Thee to a Googlery

Google's book search engine has put together a William Shakespeare section, which in practice is a Web page where people can read a lot of Shakespeare's works, cover to...

Google Earth Has a 3-D Soapbox

Google Earth's become a forum for editorializing via Google SketchUp, a relatively new feature that lets you create 3-D images that appear on Google Earth's satellite maps.The sometimes haunting...

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How to Encourage a New Generation of Leaders in the Remote Workplace

Companies are starting to finalize their long-term work plans, with many choosing to stay remote for the foreseeable future. The flexible, remote work option will...

F5 Acquires Threat Stack, Continuing Its Transition to a Security Company

F5 has announced an agreement to acquire Boston-based Threat Stack for $68M. The purchase of Threat Stack is F5’s fourth acquisition in the past...

Cloudera’s Ram Venkatesh on Hybrid Cloud and the Cloudera Roadmap

I spoke with Ram Venkatesh, Chief Technology Officer at Cloudera, about the company’s shifts, and how the Cloudera Data Platform serves a hybrid environment. Among...

Secure Cloud Migration: Beware Identity Failures and Misconfigurations

According to Gartner, the worldwide public cloud services market grew 40.7% in 2020. But despite how commonplace it now is, a cloud migration can...

How Tech Companies Can Boost Cyber Defenses: Building a Cyber-First Culture

Today’s accelerated pace of digital transformation brings significant opportunities for businesses to grow and drive value for shareholders. At the same time, the rise...