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Stories by Lucas Mearian

Dell, EMC deal is a reconciliation of a conflicted 10-year marriage

Dell and EMC spent 10 years selling each other's storage products, a deal that created billions of dollars in revenue for the companies. But when the relationship got too competitive, the partnership ended two years earlier than planned. Dell's buyout of EMC reunites a great business model.

Written by Lucas Mearian12 Oct. 15 22:10

Study names the five most hackable vehicles

A forensic research firm has published a list of the industry's most hackable and least hackable vehicles based on how easy it is to wirelessly gain access their computerized systems.

Written by Lucas Mearian14 Sept. 15 20:59

Why your car will be connected to the Internet by 2020

As the capabilities of vehicle infotainment systems advance, and consumers come to expect information in real time, new car models are shipping with a basic system based on the Internet of Vehicles (IoV) paradigm.

Written by Lucas Mearian09 April 15 05:08

Coming soon from Google, Apple or Samsung -- a car?

Within two years, a tech bigwig like Google, Apple or Samsung will be offering a car packed with the latest mobile connectivity features, according to a Gartner official who spoke at the Telematics Detroit 2014 Conference.

Written by Lucas Mearian05 June 14 04:13

In Pictures: The road to the 60TB hard drive

Within the next six years, hard disk drives will go from 6TB of storage to 60TB. Here are the technological advancements that will make that possible.

Written by Lucas Mearian14 April 14 08:53

In Pictures: Data storage -- then and now

As size of storage drives shrink, capacity increases - dramatically. Here is a look at how data storage it has changed over the last six decades.

Written by Lucas Mearian17 March 14 08:40

Apple's CarPlay to spark mobile apps war in your car

Apple's CarPlay user interface will not only add complexity to existing in-vehicle infotainment systems, it would virtually take away the keys from automakers who plan their own systems and interfaces.

Written by Lucas Mearian03 March 14 21:21

Music industry sucks life from subscription services

Music subscription services, such as Pandora and Spotify, are the fastest-growing segment of the music industry, but since they hand over 60% to 70% of their revenue to record labels, they will inevitably fail unless something changes, a new report shows.

Written by Lucas Mearian14 Feb. 14 20:52