Jason Brooks

As Editor in Chief of eWEEK Labs, Jason Brooks manages the Labs team and is responsible for eWEEK's print edition. Brooks joined eWEEK in 1999, and has covered wireless networking, office productivity suites, mobile devices, Windows, virtualization, and desktops and notebooks. Jason's coverage is currently focused on Linux and Unix operating systems, open-source software and licensing, cloud computing and Software as a Service. Follow Jason on Twitter at jasonbrooks, or reach him by email at [email protected]

Scoping Out Apples Safari

Maybe the browser wars arent over, after all.Last June, Netscapes expedition into the land of open source bore fruit in the form of Mozilla 1.0, a Web browser that...

Ubuntu 6.06 Is Current Desktop Linux Champ

Canonicals Ubuntu 6.06 LTS is an excellent Linux-based operating system—so excellent, in fact, that it not only earned eWEEK Labs Analysts Choice designation but has also become our clear...

Fedora Core 5: Shape-Shifter

Red Hats Fedora Core 5, which hit the Internet in late March, shines in the server and developer roles with which Linux has come to be identified. Also, for...

Toshiba e740: Pocket PC Sweet Spot

Toshiba Corp.s $599 Pocket PC e740 boasts integrated support for 802.11b wireless networking and a speedy new 400MHz Intel Corp. Xscale processor—without added cost or size, compared with similarly...

Vista Trains Just May Run on Time

As Mary Jo Foleys reporting reveals, theres renewed doubt as to whether Microsoft can manage to ship Vista—the companys long-delayed Windows client refresh—in time to make the product available...

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7 Digital Transformation Trends Shaping 2022

Digital transformation has been the big technology story of the 2020s. Businesses that have embraced this ongoing movement have improved their customer journeys, strengthened...

What Is Automation? A Complete Guide to Automation

Automation technologies have cut costs for businesses, help scale company operations, and greatly boosted efficiency. Experts project that 66% of businesses are utilizing solutions...

Best Website Vulnerability Scanners 2022

Website scanners are essential technology in thwarting cybersecurity attacks against web applications. And these types of attacks are a major problem. According to Forrester...

InterSystems’ Scott Gnau on the Role of the Chief Digital Officer

I spoke with Scott Gnau, Head of Data Platforms at InterSystems, about the life and challenges of today’s Chief Digital Officers. Clearly, a CDO’s...

Lexmark’s Vishal Gupta on IoT and Cloud Trends

I spoke with Vishal Gupta, Chief Information and Technology Officer, Lexmark, about how companies can optimize their cloud deployment, and we also took a...