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Jack Schofield

Jack Schofield

    Steve Jobs: 'Death is very likely the single best invention of life'
    Steve Jobs: 'Death is very likely the single best invention of life'
    Steve Jobs, who has died aged 56 following a long battle with pancreatic cancer, made an unprecedented impact on the world's consumer electronics...
    'Death is very likely the single best invention of life'
    'Death is very likely the single best invention of life'
    Steve Jobs, who has died aged 56 following a long battle with pancreatic cancer, made an unprecedented impact on the world's consumer electronics...
    Mac or PC: Which is safer, or more secure?
    Mac or PC: Which is safer, or more secure?
    An article at CNet offers a compilation of comments from 32 people involved in the security business who were asked "Which is more secure, Mac or...
    Windows 7 review: Like Vista, but good
    Windows 7 review: Like Vista, but good
    The first thing you'll notice about Windows 7 is that it looks like Vista. It also works like Vista, in the sense that it has the same plumbing...
    The new Explorer will appeal to ordinary mortals
    The new Explorer will appeal to ordinary mortals
    Microsoft unveiled Internet Explorer 8 at its Mix conference in Las Vegas last week and became a victim of bad timing, when its "secure" new...
    Untangling the web
    Untangling the web
    Vinton Gray "Vint" Cerf is a distinguished, silver-haired gentleman in a three-piece suit. So perhaps I shouldn't expect him to ride to our rescue...
    How the world learned to love Apple and its Macs
    How the world learned to love Apple and its Macs
    Apple produced a stunning set of financial results on Monday, with one big surprise. In a quarter that has been dominated by talk of the iPhone and...
    If Facebook is just this year's AOL, is that bad?
    If Facebook is just this year's AOL, is that bad?
    Facebook is now scything through companies thanks to its compelling...
    Let sleeping Oggs lie
    Let sleeping Oggs lie
    Last week's feature about the possible future of audio file formats attracted much feedback -- which is odd, because most people don't really care which...
    The problem of internet password security
    The problem of internet password security
    It's a good bet that if you have 20 online accounts, you don't have 20 different passwords. In fact, according to a survey by Kaspersky Lab, most...
    If you think selling Linux is easy, why not beat Dell to it?
    If you think selling Linux is easy, why not beat Dell to it?
    Dell's latest launch has really taken off. Unfortunately for Dell's crumbling profitability, it's a website called IdeaStorm, not a new PC. ...
    Pen-based computers could still get the thumbs down
    Pen-based computers could still get the thumbs down
    For its CeBIT trade show press conference this month, Microsoft said it had scheduled 30 seconds for its Ultra Mobile PC announcement, known as...