The best PC laptops of the year

Just a couple of years ago, you couldn’t get past page one of a large business newspaper or website without seeing some “expert” making prognostications of the imminent death of the laptop. Well, it’s now almost 2015, and we’re happy to rub reality in their faces, and remind the naysayers …

Good news: IT businesses see growth. Bad news: They can’t find people to hire

IT companies feel confident and want to hire, but a perceived lack of suitable talent makes it tough, says a CompTIA survey Nonprofit industry association CompTIA’s quarterly IT Industry Business Confidence Index, assembled from surveys of 305 IT firms nationwide, shows IT companies enjoying increased confidence in the strength of …

Sony hack may illustrate the downside of picking a fight with a skilled cyber adversary.

Sony hack may illustrate the downside of picking a fight with a skilled cyber adversary. The website Urban Dictionary defines the expression “don’t poke the bear” as follows: A phrase of warning used to prevent oneself or others from asking or doing something that might provoke a negative response from …