This week on What The Tech: Google acquires Motorola Mobility. Andrew and Paul run down the acquisition. What does it mean for Google, and us? How does it affect other phone manufacturers that use Android? Andrew questions Intel’s move to release a new CPU without a heatsink and fan. Paul brings up the state of Intel in today’s market. Andrew and Paul discuss whether or not Windows 8 will be successful. Have we gotten to the point we’re being mobile is more important?
Every so often, I publish an updated version of my “What I Use” document, which details the technology products and services I actually use day-to-day. Since I’m currently on my third business trip in five weeks, this is perhaps an ideal time to discuss the technology products I rely on when I travel and a few related points....More
Lots of changes since November, including a new PC-based home server running Windows 8, several new smart phones, new PCs and tablets, new cloud backup, Office 365 Home Premium and a nice doubling of my Internet speeds courtesy of Verizon FIOS....More