Tom Steinert-Threlkeld

Editor-in-Chief[email protected]Tom was editor-in-chief of Interactive Week, from 1995 to 2000, leading a team that created the Internet industry's first newspaper and won numerous awards for the publication. He also has been an award-winning technology journalist for the Dallas Morning News and Fort Worth Star-Telegram. He is a graduate of the Harvard Business School and the University of Missouri School of Journalism.

Symantec Admits to One Enormous Mistake with Veritas Buy

Symantec made "one enormous mistake" in its pursuit of storage software supplier Veritas, according to statements Symantec CEO John Thompson made on Monday, in his first public comments since...

Home Depot Hopes SAP Can Help Boost Sales

Home Depot wants to put more information at the fingertips of its "orange-blooded associates doing hand-to-hand combat in the aisles," its chief information officer said Wednesday. The home improvement retailer,...

Southwest Airlines: High Tech, Low Costs

Gary KellySouthwest AirlinesJET JOCKEYTITLE: Vice chairman of the board and CEOTENURE: 8 months on current job; 19 years at companyEDUCATION: B.B.A. in accounting from the University of Texas at...

Apple v. Google: A Matter of Timing

When Steve Jobs held a mini Mac on his fingertips Tuesday, what did you see? A low-priced "crippled" version of its bigger brothers? A device designed to lure away...

EDS Changes Directions, Intends to Show Bias

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.—Electronic Data Systems is choosing favorites.In an announcement from the Gartner ITxpo, the $20 billion a year computer systems integrator said that it is forming an...

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