Articles By Stuart J. Johnston

Meet the movers behind the first PC

Meet the movers behind the first PC

Although few outside of the world of computer research might know who they are, Bob Taylor, Alan Kay, Charles “Chuck”...

September 30th, 2004 Stuart J. Johnston
Microsoft’s Help System needs help

Microsoft’s Help System needs help

I've been writing about PCs for more than 20 years. So you'd think I'd have this technical stuff down pat....

January 21st, 2004 Stuart J. Johnston
Grief with Microsoft software, hardware

Grief with Microsoft software, hardware

You have to give Microsoft Corp. credit some of the time. Sure, the majority of us feel frustrated by the...

December 17th, 2002 Stuart J. Johnston
Top tips for busting bugs

Top tips for busting bugs

I'm a big believer in the Boy Scout motto: Be prepared. It's wise to follow that old adage in this...

May 2nd, 2002 Stuart J. Johnston
What

What

"Would you like something to eat?" asks the diminutive waiter, balancing a tray of small sandwiches atop its cylindrical metal...

September 6th, 2001 Stuart J. Johnston
Rescue robots, waitrons convene for contest

Rescue robots, waitrons convene for contest

"Would you like something to eat?" asks the diminutive waiter, balancing a tray of small sandwiches atop its cylindrical metal...

August 10th, 2001 Stuart J. Johnston
Microsoft readies a HailStorm of Web services

Microsoft readies a HailStorm of Web services

The first services Microsoft Corp. plans to deliver as part of its grand .Net initiative will be a "HailStorm," say...

March 21st, 2001 Stuart J. Johnston
Seattle quake doesn’t rattle high tech firms

Seattle quake doesn’t rattle high tech firms

The Pacific Northwest weathered its worst earthquake in 52 years on Ash Wednesday, but despite the quake's strength, high-tech companies...

March 1st, 2001 Stuart J. Johnston