Monday, April 20, 2009

In Jim Goldman’s Bizzaro World, a PC costs $1500!

“I pity the fool”, used to be a phrase spat out in derision by the fictional character Sergeant Bosco Albert ‘B.A.’ Baracus on the 1980’s TV show, The A-Team.

In these current days, the fools in question are those who take the opinions of ignorant and...(read more)

O Oh, here comes the Javinal, again!

First it was Sun.

Then Sun and IBM.

Now, it is ORCL and Sun!

Larry Ellison, my favorite Hedonist, is out there waxing prophetic about the prospects for Solaris
and Java.

Then it hit me: Larry Ellison. Network Computer. Java.

The horror!


The Java Terminal...(read more)

Friday, April 17, 2009

0% Financing for SMBs? Dial me in!

Zero Percent!

Just got a memo that HP is offering 0% financing to small and medium businesses for, get this: Workstations, notebooks, desktops, servers, storage, printers, monitors, etc. the entire shebang!

Talk about standing out in these troubled times...(read more)

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Los Angeles Lakers 2009 Round 1 Schedule

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AT&T Pantech Matrix Pro Giveaway

26 sites around the world will be giving away the Pantech Matrix Pro, a Windows Mobile v6.1 smartphone.

Furthermore, you get $100, in the form of an AT&T gift card, to get your Matrix Pro experience going.

Tools for Thought kicked off the contest...(read more)

Google Health, anyone? FAIL!

Imagine this scenario: You faithfully have your personal medical data entered into, or imported into Google Health.

Something (medical) happens, and you depend on that data to see you through to good health.

Meanwhile, due to some automagic translation...(read more)

Monday, April 13, 2009

HP Tech Day 2009: CradlePoint PHS300 saves the day!

Recently, I was in Houston, Texas, for the 2009 HP Tech Day for the HP ProLiant G6 Servers.

Most of the event took place in a super-secure conference room on the HP facility, and guess what?

The wired network was for HP employees only!

I know, I know...(read more)

Sunday, April 12, 2009

The SmallBizWindows Pantech Matrix Pro Review

The Pantech Matrix Pro is a dual-keyboard, dual-slider smartphone running Microsoft Windows Mobile v6.1 Standard.

This is truly a world phone, with quad-band GSM, and tri-band UMTS radios.

I have been using the phone as my primary phone for the past six...(read more)

Thursday, April 09, 2009

GM & Segway

Sometimes, the truth is waaaay stranger than fiction.

Really stranger than fiction!

Case in point is the news about GM and Segway coming together to create a new vehicle, currently nicknamed P.U.M.A., picture below.

I will wait while guffaws subside....(read more)

HP ProLiant G6 Servers Unleashed

Last week, HP released eleven, yes, eleven new ProLiant servers, targeting all sizes of businesses from the small business to the enterprise.

This range of servers are comprised of tower, rackmount, and blade servers. I had the good fortune to be part...(read more)

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

HP ProLiant G6 Servers

Just got back from Houston (Texas), where I was part of HP’s ProLiant G6 Servers Tech Day events, and participated in the HP Web Jam for the ProLiant G6 earlier today .

My head is chuck full of information that I will start to divulge here, and in The...(read more)

Friday, April 03, 2009

Thursday, April 02, 2009

HP ProLiant Web Jam: The new G6

I will be at this virtual event along with a global selection of bloggers giving you a deep dive on the latest HP ProLiant Servers, the G6 servers.

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