Dan Costa

Dan Costa is the Consumer Electronics editor at PC Magazine and a frequent Gearlogger. He has covered gadgets and digital culture for Blender, CNet, Computer Shopper, FoxNews.com, Parent & Child, and Time Warner publishing. He plans to finish a novel, learn Spanish, and add ten pounds of muscle—just as soon as he finishes reading all his e-mail.

Microsofts Coffee Table PC Due in Late 2007

Microsoft has been looking beyond the desktop for some time now, but with the launch of "Milan," the company is showing the potential for so-called "surface computing" to revolutionize...

DRM Is Dead

Steve Jobs made headlines in February when he came out against digital rights management (DRM), the copy protection schemes forced onto music tracks by the big record labels. Yes,...

Sony PlayStation 3: Much More than a Gaming System

PC Magazine was able to gets its hands on a Sony PlayStation 3 in advance of the Nov. 17 official launch. It is a debug unit, so not all...

Samsung Ships the First Blu-Ray Player

The format war between Blu-Ray and HD-DVD has finally reached consumers, now that Samsung is shipping the BD-P1000 Blu-Ray player to retailers. The BD-P1000 ($999.99 list) will go on...

Latest Posts

Cisco’s Strong Demand Faced Headwinds

This week, network vendor and technology leader Cisco announced its Q3 FY22 earnings results. The company posted revenues of $12.8B, missing consensus estimates by...

Late to the Enterprise AI Party? 3 Ways to Get Started

Even as artificial intelligence becomes a cornerstone of current business, many enterprises are still struggling with how to get started. Those looking at what AI-driven...

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Snowflake vs. Redshift: 2022 Data Warehouse Comparison

Data analytics and data management have become crucially important as digital transformation makes business ever more competitive. But with the volume of data to...

Visa’s Michael Jabbara on Cybersecurity and Digital Payments

I spoke with Michael Jabbara, VP and Global Head of Fraud Services at Visa, about the cybersecurity technology used to ensure the safe transfer...