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Mike Elgan

Mike Elgan is an American journalist, blogger, columnist, and podcaster. He is a columnist for publications including Computerworld, Cult of Android, Cult of Mac, Forbes, Datamation, eWeek, and Baseline.

How Google’s Virtual World Will Change the Real One

Google launched a "beta" 3D virtual environment platform yesterday called Lively. The product has been compared to...

Let’s Solve Our National Identity Crisis

This 4th of July is a good time to remember the famous quote by Thomas Jefferson, that...

The Mouse Is Dead

You're probably using a mouse today, but you may never buy one again. All the planets are aligning against...

The 7 Features the ‘iPhone Killers’ Missed

Every week, it seems, the press labels some new phone the latest "iPhone Killer." This week, of course, the...

Your Privacy: Bring Back the Company Memo!

A federal appeals court ruled this weekthat companies can't read your e-mail or instant messages without your permission if...

The 7 Easy-to-Copy Features the ‘iPhone Killers’ Missed

Every week, it seems, the press labels some new phone the latest "iPhone Killer." This week, of course, the...

Here Comes the ‘ASUS Freee PC’

ASUS shook up the industry with its $300 -- $600 mini notebook last year. ASUS continues to...

The Three Things You Need to Know About Windows 7

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer rolled out this week some user interface bits from the forthcoming Windows 7...

Is There a Cure for the ‘Distraction Virus’?

We all want to succeed in our careers. We go to school for at least 16 years....

Are There Too Many Women in IT?

According to Gartner, the percentage of women in IT is low and shrinking, dropping from 42 percent...