The Dangers of cloud computing Video
What's behind the Google Chrome OS, technologically and from a business perspective? Rafe Needleman discusses with CNET writers Stephen Shankland and Gordon Haff.
CNET News.com's Charlie Cooper and Stephen Shankland discuss the search giant's cloud strategy and how it affects enterprise computing. Are the next 10 years going to witness a revolutionary technology transition?
The iPad. Perhaps you've heard of it. On this week's Roundtable, we talk about what the iPad means to Apple as a company and the tech industry at large. What's up with Apple and Google? Will the App Store change how families computer? To discuss these and other issues we have Peter Burrows, senior writer from BusinessWeek, and Donald Bell, CNET senior editor.
What is the Chrome OS, and should you look forward to your next computer running it? We discuss this new operating system and how it stacks up with Windows, OS X, and desktop Linux. With CNET's Stephen Shankland and PCWorld Editor-in-chief Steve Fox.
On this edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET's Kara Tsuboi talks with senior writer Stephen Shankland about the constantly evolving features on Gmail, Google's Web-based e-mail program. From calendar modules to colored stars to quick access to your Google Docs, Shankland explains how the popular service is trying to become the one-stop shopping landing page to compete with Microsoft and Yahoo.
CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi checks in with News.com Senior Writer Stephen Shankland about the two-day Google I/O developer conference in San Francisco. From demos of the Android touch screen to details on the Google App Engine (don't forget the free junk food), Shankland calls the event a success.
The first red flag raised when considering a life in the cloud is security. With identity theft already a major concern, how is the average person expected to trust the protective measures for online services? Molly Wood uncovers one user's experience.
Demand for the cute, green One Laptop Per Child computers with the Windows OS was so great that Microsoft will release this version in a handful of emerging markets. CNET News senior writer Ina Fried talks to Kara Tsuboi about what's different in the Windows version. Also, hear a review from an expert 8-year-old who got her hands on both of them.
Even if Internet users can tell a real site from a fake one, they're not safe, as phishers now try to trick people into sharing personal information over the phone. Also, more browser bugs, and security as a "killer app" for Intel hardware. Join Joris Evers and Robert Vamosi for CNET's weekly Security Bites.\r\n
So Apple bought LaLa and Ars Technica thinks they have a source who knows what they're going to do with it. They're going to make a website that sells music and stores it in the cloud. Kind of like what LaLa already is. But it's going to be all iTunes-ified. And that has Rafe worrying about cloud failure again. We also kvetch about Facebook, a Mozilla employee complains about Google and the New Moon taper is set free.