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You will know computers really work when . . .

Posted by Jon Peddie on August 31st 2016 | Discuss
Tags: pc secuity it user interface

Computer—what’s that? I kinda’ grew up in the computer era, beginning with punch cards and patch panels. At the time it was exciting, the newest thing. Only super geeks could play with computers, and we (forgive the lack of humility) were not only tolerant of

The letters of the future

Posted by Jon Peddie on August 16th 2016 | Discuss

Although we speak in code, we all have the decoder We’ve lived through, enjoyed, and profited from the PC era, and of course it’s not over yet, just shifting to the high end. As the PC (a convenient and beloved two-letter acronym, sometimes confused with political

On Siggraph and other conferences

Posted by Jon Peddie on August 3rd 2016 | Discuss

Resiliency due to relevance Siggraph and other shows are right-sized for the audience they serve. Allow me to elaborate. We at-tend, as visitors, and occasionally as speakers, several conferences a year (maybe as many as 40). Some are company events like IDF, DellWorld, GTC, etc., and most are industry events such