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 jbrooks@eweek.com.

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...

Latest Posts

Cognizant CTO Anil Cheriyan on Optimizing Digital Transformation

I spoke with Anil Cheriyan, CTO, Executive VP, Strategy and Technology at Cognizant, about problems and solutions in digital transformation. Among the topics we covered: ...

AI vs. Deep Learning

Deep learning has become something of a catchphrase-du-jour. It is a trendy term that is being employed to address the latest wave of artificial...

Guide to Algorithms in AI

If you use the Internet in any capacity, you will inevitably run into algorithms. From Google’s search engine to Facebook’s timeline algorithms to the...

Chase Center Becomes First Sports Venue with Wi-Fi 6E

This week Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company, announced that the Chase Center, home of the seven-time National Basketball Association champions Golden State Warriors,...

Oracle SVP Nipun Agarwal on MySQL HeatWave

I spoke with Nipun Agarwal, SVP of Research & Advanced Development at Oracle, about the advances in MySQL HeatWave, and his forecasts the future...