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...

Latest Posts

Poly Voyager Focus 2 Review: Industrial Strength, Consumer Experience

As we continue to navigate what work looks like going forward, many employees continue to work from home, and many of them work from...

CISOs: Missing an Opportunity to Partner with Your CDO?

Recently, I was talking with a major analyst firm about data and security. The name of the firm will not be mentioned to protect...

#eWEEKchat Tuesday, May 25: ‘Next-Gen Networking’

On Tuesday, May 25, at 11 a.m. PDT/2 p.m. EDT/7 p.m. GMT, @eWEEKNews will host its 98th monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be  “Next-Gen...

Cisco Systems Envisions the Future of Voice Calling 

Voice calls are dead, correct? That’s what people have been predicting for almost two decades, but the reality is that calling is still quite...

Choosing the Right IT Services Firm for a Post-COVID Paradigm

Few, if any, industries escaped the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Even in the technology sector, where change is a normal part of business,...