MSDN's Cool Programming Tutor

The Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) has launched an interactive teaching tool called the Beginner Developer Learning Center for those of us who are not programmers but would like to learn how. Check it out.

10 Of The Best Deals In Technology

Between price cuts, new products and hype, it's hard to cut through the steady stream of rhetoric to find which are the truly good deals in technology. The CRN Test Center has taken a look at scores of offerings this year, and finds a number of great deals among both newer and older products readily available.

Big Mergers In Channel History

The proposed Dell purchase of Perot Systems for $3.9 billion joins a number of other big-time acquisitions within the channel.

Quality, Reliability Given Their Due In ARC Survey

Find out how your vendor partners performed in quality and reliability in our Annual Report Card survey.

20 Hot Products Midmarket CIOs Want Right Now

More than 300 CIOs of midmarket companies gathered recently in Los Angeles for Everything Channel's Midsize Enterprise Summit. Here's a look at some of the products that caught their attention there.

Hot Products Ready For The 2009 Holiday Season

At Pepcom's holiday preview event, we got the jump on many new and interesting products, some presented for the first time ever. Here are a few of our favorites.

CIOs Reward Vendors For Midmarket Prowess

TriGeo Network Security headed up the list of winners of this year's Innovation Awards at Everything Channel's Midsize Enterprise Summit West. TriGeo took home two of the six trophies, including Best of Show.

Roddenberry's 1984 Mac: What Else Could He Have Used?

Gene Roddenberry's 1984-issue Mac is going on the auction block in October. What other computer treasures could he have used that year?

Hot Fall Peripherals

There may be a chill in the air, but these peripherals are sure to heat things up this fall.

A Closer Look At The HP DreamScreen And Other All-In-One PCs

The Hewlett-Packard DreamScreen is a different take on the All-in-One PC, a piece of hardware that almost every major vendor has recently updated.

iPhone Freebies For Road Warriors: The Top 10

Apple has been quietly -- and, at times not so quietly -- expanding its iPhone ecosystem to better serve business needs, rather than just be a personal communication/media/access device. Here's a look at Apple's current Top 10 Free Apps For Business.

7 Hot Products From The Samsung Experience

Samsung puts its best foot forward with seven of the hottest products from the technology lover's paradise.

Motorola's MC9500 Handheld Expands Enterprise Mobility Presence has a visual look at Motorola's new rugged mobile handheld for enterprises, and insight on the company's channel plans for the device.

15 Scenes From Motorola's Cliq Launch Party

Motorola launched its new Cliq with MotoBlur smartphone, touting cloud-based technologies and advanced social networking capabilities, and celebrated with a launch event at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Check it out.

Top 20 Storage Products From VMworld

VMworld 2009, held earlier this month in San Francisco, offered vendors a chance to introduce and demonstrate a wide range of products geared to virtualized and cloud computing environments, and storage vendors were out in full force.

AMD Vision: Ready For Take-Off

Scenes from Advanced Micro Devices' launch of its Vision marketing campaign and Eyefinity graphics technology on the U.S.S. Hornet aircraft carrier.

10 Tips For Finding An IT Job

Whether you are looking for a new position or just want to hone your skills to be more marketable, it pays to keep on top of what the market wants. We asked solution providers, vendors and job placement firms for tips on what attributes they felt were most attractive to job hunters

Scenes From Nth Generation's End-User Conference

Nth Generation's annual end-user symposium, allows the San Diego-based solution provider to provide the kind of content that would fit right in with the best analyst or vendor conferences.

10 Hot Topics For The Federal IT Buying Season

Cloud computing, $75 billion in spending and the stimulus are just some of the dynamics shaping the current federal government IT buying season.

10 Surprising Browser Alternatives

You know Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and Opera. But you may not know there are more browsers available. They may not share the spotlight with the well-publicized stars, but each browser presented here has its own interesting features and user interface.

Scenes From VMworld: Pushing IT To The Cloud

VMware and its friends (and some competitors) used the VMworld 2009 conference in San Francisco to show they are reaching for the cloud -- the compute cloud, that is. Here are some of the highlights.

9 Hot Security Products At VMworld

The security industry is embracing the virtualization of the IT environment. Here are a few security offerings you'll see on the VMworld show floor.

Nokia Unveils Mini N97 Smartphone; X6, X3 Music Phones

At Nokia World 09 on Wednesday, the device maker unveiled a trio of new handhelds: The N97 mini -- a smaller version of the N97 -- and the X6 and X3 music phones.

Quick Clicks: Scenes From Avnet Compass '09

Avnet's annual summit for Sun VARs brought solutions, Sinbad and plenty of Oracle speculation to Denver. Here's a quick peek at what went on.

10 Cool Free Software Apps For SMBs

The best of business-friendly freeware released in the first half of 2009.