Nicholas Kolakowski

Nicholas Kolakowski is a staff editor at eWEEK, covering Microsoft and other companies in the enterprise space, as well as evolving technology such as tablet PCs. His work has appeared in The Washington Post, Playboy, WebMD, AARP the Magazine, AutoWeek, Washington City Paper, Trader Monthly, and Private Air. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Windows Tablets

Windows Tablets Long before Apple launched the iPad, or Microsoft considered porting Windows 8 onto tablets, various OEMs loaded Windows XP onto the tablet form factor. Windows 8 Anyone who hasn't tried...

Whats In a Name?

Whats In a Name? Given the speed of technological innovation, it's easy to forget sometimes that "iOS" is a relatively recent term. Until June 2010, Apple referred to its mobile...

Microsoft Targets Zeus Botnets With Financial Services Partners

Microsoft€™s Digital Crimes Unit and a handful of financial-services partners undertook a coordinated action against Zeus botnets March 23, shutting down command-and-control servers in Pennsylvania and Illinois.Microsoft€™s partners in...

Microsoft, Nokia Developing Windows Phone AppCampus

Microsoft and Nokia are planning to invest a combined $24 million in a mobile-application €œuniversity€ for developers. This €œAppCampus€ program, based out of Aalto University in Finland, will launch...

Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone Selling for $99

AT&T will sell Nokia€™s high-end Lumia 900 smartphone for $99.99 with a two-year contract in the United States. The device, which boasts Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango) and a 4.3-inch...

Latest Posts

American Connection Project Aims To Fill The Gaps In Rural Broadband

In the cloud era, digital connectivity is clearly a necessity. Yet many rural communities across the U.S. still lack this necessity, including farmers, who...

Predicting Cloud Trends for 2022: Migration, Multicloud and ESG

If you look to where cloud computing is likely heading in the year ahead, three key trends emerge, trends that span both technology and...

What Is Edge Computing? Why It’s Important and How It Works

In a nutshell, edge computing is any computing that occurs on the edge of the network rather than in a centralized server. If you dig...

Industry Analyst Michael Krigsman on Digital Transformation

I spoke with Michael Krigsman, analyst and founder of CXOTalk, about the evolution of digital transformation, and why the challenges for cloud native companies...

New Relic’s Bill Staples on Why Observability is Gaining Adoption

I spoke with Bill Staples, CEO of New Relic, about the value of observability, and why the challenges of managing today’s infrastructure makes it...