Paul VeneziaColumnist, InfoWorld

Paul Venezia is a veteran *nix system and network architect, and senior contributing editor at InfoWorld, where he writes analysis, reviews and The Deep End blog.

McAfee's Flawed Update Exposes Cloud's Weakness

McAfee's update fiasco shows even trusted providers can cause catastrophic harm.

Why America's Telecom System Stinks

Analysis: Technologist Lawrence Lessig exposes a rigged system of poor service for higher cost.

Apple iPad: 7-Day Test Drive

Expensive apps, software bugs, and fit-and-finish problems don't change the final verdict: the iPad is very useful (when the bugs are fixed).


Google Safe Browsing Makes the Innocent Look Guilty

How your Web site can get tarred with the malware brush -- and why there's little you can do about it.

Pulling the (TV) Plug on the Olympic Games

Four years from now, will you be watching the Winter Games on TV or over the Internet?