Executive Editor

Tom is in charge of news coverage for the publishers of PCWorld, Macworld, and TechHive.

Articles by tspring

Wanted: 40 trillion gigabytes of open storage, stat!

The world's storage needs are growing at an alarming rate, but are existing technologies ready to meet the challenge? Unfortunately, a sci-fi solution is not in the cards.
10 years ago

HP honcho Bradley: Post-PC world claim “just wrong”

The head of HP’s printer and personal systems group talks to PCWorld's Tom Spring about Windows 8, Microsoft’s Surface tablet, small business, the future of printing and life in the "post-PC world."
10 years ago

Bogus Ink Stink

Counterfeit ink and toner cartridges can ruin prints, spray ink, and permanently damage your printer. Part one of a series on cheap ink.
14 years ago

Hard Drives Exposed

We bought or salvaged ten used drives and found sensitive business and personal data on all but one.
20 years ago