Michael GartenbergContributor, Computerworld

Michael Gartenberg is an analyst and long-time Mac user who covers the world of the interconnected consumer for Gartner. The opinions expressed are his own.

Looking beneath the Surface

The physical keyboard and inclusion of Office are differentiators that make a straight-up comparison with iPads and Android tablets impossible, writes Michael Gartenberg.

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Windows 8 has a great story: Can Microsoft tell it?

Windows 8 may prove to be the best version of its operating system that Microsoft has ever created. But Michael Gartenberg argues that it's also the version that will need the best story ever told for an operating system.

Another Look at Chrome

Analysis: Google has polished Chrome, and the operating system is starting to shine on the newest Chromebooks.