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Thursday, December 18, 2008 11:12 AM

Predictions: IT Spending Slashed, Used Equipment Sales Benefit

"Half of CIOs are looking to cut consulting-services costs, 35 percent want to reduce computer and server expenses, and 23 percent want savings on software." More from the gloomy report: "[S]pending for c....

Wednesday, March 28, 2007 23:03 PM

Contractor Jobs Are Jumping

The way the IT job market looks, becoming a contractor might indeed be the way to go. I've mentioned this kind of career transition before, in the context of what it takes to make the switch from full-time....

Tuesday, March 20, 2007 15:03 PM

Chicken Little, Redux

Good comments to my glib entry on people making too much of potential daylight-saving time computing disasters. I do see the point that when I.T. goes right, people don't notice -- or appreciate it properl....

Tuesday, March 13, 2007 10:03 AM

Chicken Little and Daylight-Saving Time

It's March 13. We pushed our clocks ahead an hour on March 10 (well, some of us forgot and were subsequently an hour late for Bridge to Terabithia on March 11). But did anything catastrophic happen to our ....