It’s not all that often do you get an iconic piece of hardware. Something with a history, a legacy. But the upcoming Lenovo ThinkPad 25 is one such creation, details of which have just leaked. This is being launched to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the machine. The IBM creation has quite a history — the ThinkPad...

Internet Explorer 3, really? Microsoft paid attention to security since Windows 95, but it was really at the start of the last decade that things went into overdrive in terms of safety measures. And it seems a rare data manipulation security weakness from the old age has just been fixed. The issue started affecting...

For better or for worse, patents have taken a front seat in today’s technology world. Research firm IFI recently revealed the 2012 patent rankings and the usual suspects all made it to this much esteemed list this year. Microsoft came in sixth in the list last year with 2,613 patents, a very healthy number putting the...

The 2012 patent rankings just came in and the usual suspects all made it to the very top. Research firm IFI revealed that Microsoft came in sixth in the list last year with 2,613 patents. This puts the Redmond technology company a fair bit ahead of rivals like Google (1,151 patents) and Apple (1,136 patents), which is...

According to Larry Dignan at ZDNet, IBM is planning to combine Windows applications and it’s zEnterprise mainframe. Basically, the move is seen as a play by IBM to become more attractive to datacenter managers looking to consolidate more data center infrastructure i.e make more space in the data center. IBM is also...

More video from me at the Microsoft BUILD 2011 Windows 8 conference. The following video shows an IBM rep talking about their company and their participation at BUILD 2011. It was cool getting these company reps to speak about Windows 8 while it was all fresh. You got some honest candid opinions. You know IBM, no...