Like the nature of white-collar work itself, the concept and design of the office has evolved over more than a century, from the counting-houses of nineteenth-century clerks to the cubicles we love to hate. Author Nikil Saval joins us to explore the history of our workspaces.
It’s the first Tuesday of the month and the Computer Guys & Gal are back to update you on the tech world and answer your questions.
- Bill Harlow WAMU Computer Guy; and Hardware & Software Technician for MACs & PCs at Mid-Atlantic Consulting, Inc.
- John Gilroy WAMU Resident Computer Guy; and Director of Business Development at SolutionsDevelopers
- Allison Druin WAMU Computer Gal; and Director of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab at the University of Maryland
Windows XP, Vista, and Live Mesh
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Microsoft Live Mesh Embraces the Web as a Platform
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Apple Profits Up
Apple Riding a 51% Jump in Mac Sales
Net neutrality battle returns to the U.S. Senate
A Google Prototype for a Precision Image Search
German companies developing scented text messages
Psystar trying to sell Mac clones
Wireless Industry Suffers From iPhone Envy
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A Digital Photo Frame
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iTunes new releases available same day as DVD new releases
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