Steve Jobs and Bill Gates Video Interview at D5

Here is a video presenting the highlights of the joint onstage appearance of Bill Gates and Steve Jobs at the D5 Conference that took place yesterday near San Diego, California. For those of you who are interested in watching the full interview (Over an hour long), keep on reading.

Armarac at Interop Las Vegas

By Brian Boyko Contributor, [GAS] Call it the “iRack.” Actually, no, wait, that’s a horrible name. Call it Armarac, a 6u server rack in four square feet of space, launched recently at Interop Las Vegas. Who says enterprise hardware doesn’t look cool? Designed by Auckland, New Zealand company Thureon, the Armarac is an enclosable clamshell […]

Google Debuts Street View

Yesterday, Google has added a new feature to their Google Maps application named “Street View“, a service allowing you to walk around a city’s streets just as if you were actually there. For now, the number of cities supported by this new feature is limited, but according to Google Earth director John Hanke, it shouldn’t […]

Microsoft Unveils “Surface” (Video)

The folks at Popular Mechanics have just released an interesting video presenting Microsoft’s latest innovation: the “Milan” project. The software giant will announce at the D5 conference today that it’s built a new touchscreen computer—a coffee table that will change the world. Go inside its top-secret development with PopularMechanics.com, then forget the keyboard and mouse: […]

Yoggie Introduces World’s First USB Security Appliance

Are you the kind of person who keeps on worrying about security each time you go on the Internet? Then this may be just what you need. A company named Yoggie Security Systems has recently released the world’s first portable hardware security appliance. The “Yoggie Pico” not only prevents villains from getting in your system with a […]

New Batch of Free Tech Magazines

Just a quick post to let you guys know that we have brand new batch of free tech publications out on our tradepub portal, and all are completely FREE for the taking. These ones will probably be of interest to those of you who work in software development. Dr. Dobb’s Journal Dr. Dobb’s Journal is the […]

LOL: Google in 20 years

Will Google Search one day become omniscient? :)

Drobo data storage robot: Too good to be true?

This morning, while browsing the web, I stumbled on this: Basically, the Drobo is a RAID-like, USB 2.0 drive enclosure that can contain up to four hot-swappable SATA hard drives. “Drobo manages storage, so you don’t have to… just connect Drobo to your Mac or PC. No software required. No RAID levels. No management or […]

Monday Morning Links Serving: The May 28th Edition

–You’re Fired! 20 signs that a pink-slip is coming Yep, getting fired can happen to the best of us. Here are 20 questions that will help you determine if a pink-slip is coming your way –Cool Things You Can Do With Google No one would argue the fact that Google is one of the most useful […]

Samsung Q1 Ultra Portable PC: Sleek, Shiny and Sexy

Here’s a short video presenting the new Samsung Q1 Ultra portable PC. This nice little machine features a split QWERTY keyboard, a 7-inch  touchscreen LED Backlit display (1024X600), 60 GB of hard drive space, 1 GB of ram, a 1.3 MP digital camera and can run either Windows Vista or XP. On the wireless side […]

Intel’s ultra-thin, ultra-light, ultra-everything, the “Metro” mobile

By Rob Dunn Contributing Writer, [GAS]  If you work in IT in any company, hide this article from your executives. Seriously. Introducing the exciting Intel Metro Mobile concept… Designed by Ziba, the laptop boasts a mere 0.7″ height, 2.25 lbs, and a staggering 14 hours battery life! My opinion? Besides using the now ubiquitous word […]

Rob Dunn – Joining The [GAS] Team

Following on the heels of Jonathan-C. Phillips, I have been asked if I would like to contribute to [GAS]!  Feeling honored, I of course accepted…thank you, Kiltak!  I will try to offer a hint of my somewhat humorous nature when I post about new technology & software.  Of course, at the same time hopefully giving you […]