Troy writes the Tech Files column as the Personal Technology Columnist at the San Jose Mercury News. He also covers the digital media, mobile and video game industries and writes occasionally about Apple, chips, social networking and other aspects of technology. Previously, Troy covered Apple and the consumer electronics industry. Prior to joining the Mercury News, Troy reported on technology, business and financial issues for TheStreet.com and CNET News.com.
You've likely seen 32-, 46-inch and 55-inch TVs. But have you seen any 29- or 39-inch models?
If not, you may soon. In an effort to help particular models stand out in a crowded market, TV makers have been ramping up Read More →
Larry Page wishes Google's competitors could be more, well, collegial.
In an extensive interview with Fortune, the search engine giant's CEO talked about Google's relationship with Apple, Amazon and other companies. Page said that he Read More →
Newsflash: Tim Cook really, really loves Apple. He thinks it's great!
Big news, I know. But it constitutes about 90 percent of the interview of Cook that Bloomberg Businessweek posted today, despite that interview being a Read More →
IDC seems to have stopped imbibing so much of Microsoft's Kool-Aid.
The technology research firm has backed off on its incredibly bullish market share forecast for Microsoft Windows Phone operating system. Oh, don't worry, it still has high hopes for the Read More →